Arts Section

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]

LETTER: ‘In support of the Annex’

LETTER: ‘In support of the Annex’

[EDITOR’S NOTE: The following is a Letter to the Editor, written by a Reader. It does not necessarily reflect the opinion of The B-Town Blog nor its staff:] In support of the Annex: I read the reporting... [Read more]

Community Folk Arts Gallery’s ‘Lookie Lookie’ art show is this Friday

Community Folk Arts Gallery’s ‘Lookie Lookie’ art show is this Friday

The Community Folk Arts Gallery on SW 152nd Street will host the ‘Lookie Lookie’ Art Show on Friday, April 5. This art show is based on Edward Gorey’s “Odd Couple from Hertz”... [Read more]

Hi-Liners Musical Theatre’s summer camps and auditions – register now!

Hi-Liners Musical Theatre’s summer camps and auditions – register now!

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]

Photography by Judith Rayl featured at Burien Community Center in April

Photography by Judith Rayl featured at Burien Community Center in April

Meet Judith Rayl, Burien Arts Association’s featured April artist, at her opening reception on Tuesday, April 2, 6-7:30 p.m. at the Burien Community Center, 14700 6th Ave SW. Judith’s work will be... [Read more]

‘Stations of the Cross’ exhibit at Lake Burien Presbyterian Church April 15-19

‘Stations of the Cross’ exhibit at Lake Burien Presbyterian Church April 15-19

Journeying into the Deep: A “Stations of the Cross” Exhibit will be hosted by Lake Burien Presbyterian Church from April 15–19. An engaging and thought-provoking exhibit guiding each participant... [Read more]

LISTEN: Ambaum’s Travis Thompson with DJ Marco Collins on KEXP

LISTEN: Ambaum’s Travis Thompson with DJ Marco Collins on KEXP

Two Burien-area legends created some great radio art last Saturday – KEXP guest host Marco Collins welcomed Travis Thompson to his Audioasis show on March 23. Over the three hour show, the two talked... [Read more]

Northwest Symphony Orchestra’s season finalé will be Saturday, April 27

Northwest Symphony Orchestra’s season finalé will be Saturday, April 27

Northwest Symphony Orchestra will conclude their 2018-2019 season with a performance on Saturday, April 27, 2019 at 8 p.m. at the Highline Performing Arts Center in Burien. The program features the entire... [Read more]

Sponsored Post REMINDER: Don’t miss Linda Evans LIVE at El Dorado West on Wed., Mar. 27

REMINDER: Don’t miss Linda Evans LIVE at El Dorado West on Wed., Mar. 27

REMINDER: Award winning actress Linda Evans will headline an evening of wine, hors d’ouvres and book-signing at Advertiser El Dorado West/Village Concepts of Burien, starting at 6 p.m. on Wednesday,... [Read more]

PHOTO: Did you see the ‘Super Sugar Moon’ on Wednesday? Elston Hill did

PHOTO: Did you see the ‘Super Sugar Moon’ on Wednesday? Elston Hill did

Did you see Wednesday’s amazing ‘Super Sugar Moon’? Elston Hill did, and he photographed it in the morning as it rose over the Olympic mountains. This full moon is called the ‘Super... [Read more]

Burien 4th grader’s artwork wins Poison Prevention Poster Contest

Burien 4th grader’s artwork wins Poison Prevention Poster Contest

Lily delivered the official Washington State Poison Prevention Poster to Washington State First Lady Trudy Inslee. After reviewing a record number of entries from kindergarten through 6th grade students... [Read more]

REMINDER: ‘Magic Tree House: Pirates Past Noon KIDS’ opens this Friday

REMINDER: ‘Magic Tree House: Pirates Past Noon KIDS’ opens this Friday

From our friends at the Hi-Liners Musical Theatre: Magic Tree House: Pirates Past Noon KIDS Opens this Friday, Mar. 22! Tickets on Sale Now! Hi-Liners Musical Theatre Presents Magic Tree House: Pirates... [Read more]

LETTER: ‘Music & arts programs are currently inequitable across all Highline schools’

LETTER: ‘Music & arts programs are currently inequitable across all Highline schools’

[EDITOR’S NOTE: The following is a Letter to the Editor, written by a Reader. It does not necessarily reflect the opinion of The B-Town Blog nor its staff:] Hello, My name is Emily Black and I am... [Read more]

PHOTOS: Are you ready for (yet) another supermoon?

PHOTOS: Are you ready for (yet) another supermoon?

Story & Photos by Elston Hill Are you ready for (yet) another supermoon? This Wednesday, March 20, a full moon will rise due east very close to the time of the spring equinox. The spring equinox simply... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Chateau Ste Michelle will be featured at Tin Room Wine Tasting Thursday

Chateau Ste Michelle will be featured at Tin Room Wine Tasting Thursday

From Advertiser the Tin Room Bar & Theater: March Wine Tasting: “NEW INNOVATIONS” Thursday, March 21, 2019 5 pm to 7 pm / Come Join Us! 🍷 Featuring Wines from Chateau Ste Michelle: PRAYERS... [Read more]

Burien company Dutch Dog Design wins International Design award

Burien company Dutch Dog Design wins International Design award

One thing we’ve learned about Burien from covering our little burgh for the last 11+ years is that we are very passionate about our pets! It’s just this sort of passion which has led one of our... [Read more]