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Burien welcomes new Art Spaces to town

Burien welcomes new Art Spaces to town

By Maureen Hoffmann Special to the B-Town Blog Have they caught your eye? Piqued your curiosity? Thanks to Merrill Gardens and The Maverick Apartments, Burien has innovative, new spaces devoted to the... [Read more]

SAVE THE DATE: Burien UFO Festival is returning on Thursday, April 5, 2018!

SAVE THE DATE: Burien UFO Festival is returning on Thursday, April 5, 2018!

BUFO is coming back! After a year off (missing time?!), the 2018 Burien UFO Festival will be held on Thursday, April 5, 2018! New this year – live UFO-related seminars with guest experts! Details to... [Read more]

‘Walk-n-Talk’ through the Shorewood neighborhood this Sunday, Feb. 4

‘Walk-n-Talk’ through the Shorewood neighborhood this Sunday, Feb. 4

From our friends at WABI Burien: Grab your galoshes and join in a Walk-n-Talk in Burien’s far northwestern corner, in the hilly Shorewood neighborhood this Sunday, Feb. 4. With views out toward the... [Read more]

Mixed media artist Robert Dean’s works on display at Burien Community Center

Mixed media artist Robert Dean’s works on display at Burien Community Center

The Burien Community Center is currently presenting the works of mixed media artist Robert Dean until the end of March, 2018. Here’s more info about the artist: Robert moved to the Seattle area in 1985... [Read more]

CASSIDY’S COLUMN: What it was like singing live at Benaroya Hall!

CASSIDY’S COLUMN: What it was like singing live at Benaroya Hall!

EDITOR’S NOTE: Cass Huff is a special needs student at Mt. Rainier High School. In 2016, she was named “Citizen of the Year” by the City of Burien. By Cass Huff Hey B-Town Readers! I’m... [Read more]

Next presentation/screening of ‘The Maury Island Incident’ is Friday in Yelm

Next presentation/screening of ‘The Maury Island Incident’ is Friday in Yelm

The next presentation/screening of the award-winning “The Maury Island Incident” will be this Friday, Feb. 2, starting at 7 p.m. at the Triad Theater in Yelm, WA. This event will include a... [Read more]

‘Meet & Greet’ Artist John Taylor at Merrill Gardens on Tuesday, Feb. 6

‘Meet & Greet’ Artist John Taylor at Merrill Gardens on Tuesday, Feb. 6

John Taylor’s artwork is on display at Merrill Gardens in Burien from January-March 2018, and there will be a ‘Meet and Greet’ reception with him on Tuesday, Feb. 6 at 3 p.m. The 8 exterior... [Read more]

‘A Gift of Music’ Art Exhibit Reception with Linda McClamrock is Wed., Feb. 7

‘A Gift of Music’ Art Exhibit Reception with Linda McClamrock is Wed., Feb. 7

Burien Arts Association will be presenting “A Gift of Music” Art Exhibit by Linda McClamrock on Wednesday, Feb. 7, from 6 – 7:30 p.m. NOTE: Burien Arts’ NEW Pop-Up Gallery location is the... [Read more]

Reception for Artist Juliette Ripley-Dunkelberger will be Friday at Scarlet Ibis

Reception for Artist Juliette Ripley-Dunkelberger will be Friday at Scarlet Ibis

A Reception for Artist Juliette Ripley-Dunkelberger will be held at Burien’s Scarlet Ibis Gallery this Friday, Feb. 2, from 6 – 10 p.m. In February and March 2018, Scarlet Ibis Gallery will be... [Read more]

Burien Pride Festival will return Saturday, June 2 for 2nd Annual Celebration

Burien Pride Festival will return Saturday, June 2 for 2nd Annual Celebration

The second annual Burien Pride celebration will take place in Burien Town Square Park on Saturday, June 2, 2018 from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. with FREE admission to the public…

Discover Burien’s new Mardi Gras Celebration and Pub Crawl will be Feb. 10

Discover Burien’s new Mardi Gras Celebration and Pub Crawl will be Feb. 10

Discover Burien announced a NEW event for 2018 – the Mardi Gras Celebration and Pub Crawl – to be held on Saturday, Feb. 10. This event will be full of fun, including a roaming jazz band, food and... [Read more]

First-ever ‘Pitch Pit’ screenwriting competition will be Tues., Feb. 13

First-ever ‘Pitch Pit’ screenwriting competition will be Tues., Feb. 13

From our sister site iLoveKent.net: The first-ever ‘Pitch Pit’ screenwriting competition will FADE IN: on Tuesday, Feb. 13 at Create! in Kent. Here’s how it will work: Watch 6 local... [Read more]

CARES PET PROFILES: Bailey and Oscar are looking for forever homes

CARES PET PROFILES: Bailey and Oscar are looking for forever homes

EDITOR’S NOTE: This story is part of an ongoing series that features Burien CARES animal adoptees looking for loving homes. This edition is sponsored by Sit ‘N Stay Pet Sitting: By Cydney Moore Bailey Meet... [Read more]

REMINDER: New Start High Key Club’s Baked Potato Dinner is TONIGHT

REMINDER: New Start High Key Club’s Baked Potato Dinner is TONIGHT

REMINDER: The Baked Potato Dinner Fundraiser put on by the New Start Alternative High School Key Club – in conjunction with the Kiwanis Club of White Center – is TONIGHT, Thursday, Jan. 25. The event... [Read more]

Burien politics on the agenda tonight for ‘The Shadow Council’ forum at NWFF

Burien politics on the agenda tonight for ‘The Shadow Council’ forum at NWFF

Burien is on the agenda for tonight’s (Wed., Jan. 24) edition of ‘The Shadow Council’ at the Northwest Film Forum on Capitol Hill in Seattle. The event – billed as a ‘satirical... [Read more]

Northwest Symphony Orchestra’s Valentines Concert will be Friday, Feb. 9

Northwest Symphony Orchestra’s Valentines Concert will be Friday, Feb. 9

Northwest Symphony Orchestra’s ‘Valentines Concert’ will be held on Friday, Feb. 9, 2018, starting at 7:30 p.m. at the Highline Performing Arts Center in Burien.   This concert will... [Read more]

Cub Scout ‘Raingutter Regatta’ will be Saturday, Feb. 3 at St. Bernadette

Cub Scout ‘Raingutter Regatta’ will be Saturday, Feb. 3 at St. Bernadette

Boys Kindergarten through 5th grade are invited to make and race a model sailboat in the annual Cub Scout Raingutter Regatta on Saturday, Feb. 3, from 9-10 a.m. This fun event is held at St Bernadette... [Read more]

REMINDER: Burien’s Empty Bowls fundraiser Lunch/Dinner is this FRIDAY!

REMINDER: Burien’s Empty Bowls fundraiser Lunch/Dinner is this FRIDAY!

REMINDER: Moshier potters have teamed up with Discover Burien and Burien Parks and Recreation to host the City’s annual Empty Bowls fundraiser Lunch and Dinner this Friday, Jan. 26, 2018. Your donation... [Read more]

Burien Actors Theatre Script Club’s next monthly meeting will be Thurs., Feb. 15

Burien Actors Theatre Script Club’s next monthly meeting will be Thurs., Feb. 15

Burien Actors Theatre Script Club’s next monthly meeting will be at Merrill Gardens on Thursday, Feb. 15, 2018, from 1:30 to 2:30 p.m. BAT’s script club is open to all who want to learn more... [Read more]

Burien CARES ‘Open Bite Nite’ fundraiser will be Saturday, Feb. 17

Burien CARES ‘Open Bite Nite’ fundraiser will be Saturday, Feb. 17

‘Open Bite Nite’ benefiting Burien CARES animal shelter will be held on Saturday, Feb. 17, starting at 7:30 p.m. This event will be held at the Burien Elks Lodge, located at 14006 1st Ave... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Olde Burien’s Burgers & Barley: A Love Story

Olde Burien’s Burgers & Barley: A Love Story

Tucked in a cozy storefront in Olde Burien is a small sanctuary for the carnivore in all (or at least many) of us – Burgers & Barley is a new addition to the city’s foodie scene where you... [Read more]

Burien Arts Commission holding first ‘Meet and Greet’ event Friday, Feb. 16

Burien Arts Commission holding first ‘Meet and Greet’ event Friday, Feb. 16

The Burien Arts Commission is embarking on a new project to gather the artists of Burien together for a series of “Meet and Greet” events. The first of these events will be held on Friday, Feb. 16,... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Here are the Top 10 reasons to join the Burien Eagles Now!

Here are the Top 10 reasons to join the Burien Eagles Now!

Here are the Top 10 reasons to join the Burien Eagles Now! “Open House at the Burien Eagles” (open to the public) on Saturday, January 27th from 12 Noon until 12 Midnight. Live Music from 7 PM to... [Read more]

Burien is being marketed as a ‘Foodie Paradise’ at Sea-Tac Airport

Burien is being marketed as a ‘Foodie Paradise’ at Sea-Tac Airport

If you happen to be traveling through Sea-Tac Airport, and you feel the sudden urge to race to Burien to quench a mysterious hunger, it may be because you saw this new Ad campaign: The Port of Seattle... [Read more]