Arts Section

South Sound Choruses will celebrate Springtime with May 18 & 19 concerts

South Sound Choruses will celebrate Springtime with May 18 & 19 concerts

South Sound Choruses will celebrate Springtime with two concerts on May 18 & 19: Spring is in the Air YouthSounds: May 18; 2 p.m. Location: Glendale Lutheran Church – Burien Tickets: $15 (17 &... [Read more]

City of Burien will declare LGBT Pride Month on Monday, May 6

City of Burien will declare LGBT Pride Month on Monday, May 6

All are invited as the City of Burien recognizes LGBT Pride Month at their City Council meeting on Monday, May 6, 2019. This will be first on the agenda, and the council begins their session at 7 p.m.,... [Read more]

Burien UFO Festival will land in Olde Burien on Saturday, Aug. 24!

Burien UFO Festival will land in Olde Burien on Saturday, Aug. 24!

Discover Burien on Friday announced that the Burien UFO Festival will take place on the third Saturday in August – Aug. 24 – beginning this year! “Discover Burien welcomes the community to... [Read more]

Highline High School’s ‘I Hate Shakespeare’ will be performed Saturday

Highline High School’s ‘I Hate Shakespeare’ will be performed Saturday

Highline High School’s Spring Play ‘I Hate Shakespeare’ will be performed twice this Saturday, April 20, 2019 – at 2 and 7 p.m. – at the Highline Performing Arts Center. This is... [Read more]

Final ‘Good Bootlegger’ presentation will be Monday, May 6 at Smith Tower

Final ‘Good Bootlegger’ presentation will be Monday, May 6 at Smith Tower

The final in a three-part presentation series on Roy Olmstead – aka ‘The Good Bootlegger’ – will be held Monday night, May 6 at the historic Smith Tower. Doors open at 7 p.m., and the... [Read more]

Burien Farmers Market will open 2019 season on Thursday, May 2

Burien Farmers Market will open 2019 season on Thursday, May 2

The Burien Farmers Market returns on Thursday, May 2, 2019, with some familiar faces – and new ones as well! There will be a new space in 2019 called “Market Alley” for local product re-sellers... [Read more]

Burien Actors Theatre’s Playwrights Festival will run from April 26 – May 19

Burien Actors Theatre’s Playwrights Festival will run from April 26 – May 19

For about the price of a matinee movie ticket, enjoy two award-winning new plays during the 2019 BAT Playwrights Festival, which runs from April 26 through May 19. BAT’s Festival offers four weekends... [Read more]

Sponsored Post April Wine Tasting will be at Tin Room Bar & Theater this Thursday

April Wine Tasting will be at Tin Room Bar & Theater this Thursday

From Advertiser the Tin Room Bar & Theater: April Wine Tasting Thursday, April 18, 2019 5 – 7 p.m. “Featuring wines that pair well with Rabbit” Come Join Us!  More info: (206) 242-8040 http://tinroombar.com https://www.facebook.com/tinroombarandtheater/ The... [Read more]

REMINDER: Register for the Hi-Liners summer camps & auditions

REMINDER: Register for the Hi-Liners summer camps & auditions

Burien’s Hi-Liners Musical Theater will be holding Summer Auditions: Registration Open Now! Hi-Liners Musical Theater offers a wide variety of week-long musical theatre summer camps for ages... [Read more]

PHOTOS: Burien is in bloom!

PHOTOS: Burien is in bloom!

Courtesy Elston Hill comes these great photos showing that Burien is in bloom – proof that spring has spring! “This is my favorite time of year in Burien. “The city is all abloom. “These... [Read more]

Commission appointments, LEAD program & more on Council agenda

Commission appointments, LEAD program & more on Council agenda

On the agenda for Monday night’s Burien City Council meeting is approving appointments to various commissions, various proclamations, a presentation on the LEAD program, the 2019 Comprehensive Plan... [Read more]

PHOTOS: Scenes from the new Apollo 11 exhibit at Museum of Flight

PHOTOS: Scenes from the new Apollo 11 exhibit at Museum of Flight

Story & Photos by Elston Hill On Thursday (April 11) Jackie and I were privileged to attend the media event promoting the Apollo 11 Mission exhibit at the Museum of Flight, which will run from April... [Read more]

SAVE THE DATES: 2019 Burien Film Festival will be weekend of Oct. 18-20

SAVE THE DATES: 2019 Burien Film Festival will be weekend of Oct. 18-20

SAVE THE DATES: The 2019 Burien Film Festival will be held the weekend of Oct. 18-20. This year, filmmakers will be tasked with creating a 5-7-minute short documentary film centered around Burien: What... [Read more]

PHOTO: Did you see the amazing rainbow Saturday morning?

PHOTO: Did you see the amazing rainbow Saturday morning?

Did you see the amazing rainbow on Saturday morning, April 6? Elston Hill sure did (click image to view larger version):  Read More →

SAVE THE DATE: Grand Opening for new Highline Heritage Museum is June 14

SAVE THE DATE: Grand Opening for new Highline Heritage Museum is June 14

SAVE THE DATE: The Grand Opening and Ribbon Cutting ceremony/party for the new Highline Heritage Museum will be from 4 – 6 p.m.  on Friday, June 14! But this won’t be your usual ribbon cutting... [Read more]