Events Section

Burien Bike Day is this Friday, May 16

Burien Bike Day is this Friday, May 16

Be part of the great stream of bikes glinting in the sunlight as Burien bikers pedal to work or school on Burien Bike Day, this Friday, May 16. WABI Burien will be hosting a Bike Commuter Station that... [Read more]

‘Westward Ho!’ WABI Burien Walk-n-Talk is this Sunday, May 4

‘Westward Ho!’ WABI Burien Walk-n-Talk is this Sunday, May 4

This Sunday, May 4, WABI Burien’s monthly Walk-n-Talk will wander some of the westward-facing hills of the Seahurst neighborhood of Burien. Every month since August 2011, neighbors and Burien... [Read more]

WABI Burien’s ‘Walk-n-Talk MS’ will be Sunday, April 6th

WABI Burien’s ‘Walk-n-Talk MS’ will be Sunday, April 6th

Jennifer Privette will talk about her personal experience with MS then lead the April Walk-n-Talk. “I am one of many in a large tribe with multiple sclerosis,” says Jennifer Privette, a Burien... [Read more]

Walking in Balance: Happy Feet for Better Health – FREE classes at Library

Walking in Balance: Happy Feet for Better Health – FREE classes at Library

Walking in Balance – FREE Class Burien Library, Sunday, March 23rd, 3:30pm How you take care of your feet can have a huge impact on your health. Join foot expert Eric Sach as he shares his knowledge... [Read more]

Burien Parks’ ‘Spring SpEGGtacular’ to Hop Into Community Center March 30

Burien Parks’ ‘Spring SpEGGtacular’ to Hop Into Community Center March 30

Burien Parks’ annual ‘Spring SpEGGtacular,’ featuring Charlotte’s Web and Spring Rabbit as its theme (EDITOR’S NOTE: “Spring Rabbit“? Not the Easter Bunny??),... [Read more]

Girl Scout Cookies Are Now on Sale, and You Can Use Credit Cards or Apps!

Girl Scout Cookies Are Now on Sale, and You Can Use Credit Cards or Apps!

The Girl Scout Cookie Sale in western Washington started Friday (March 1), and runs until March 17, so be on the lookout for these young, local entrepreneurs around town! They’re selling six cookie... [Read more]

Win a FREE Copy of Adobe Photoshop CS6 for Registering for Cove to Clover!

Win a FREE Copy of Adobe Photoshop CS6 for Registering for Cove to Clover!

Our friends at Cove to Clover want our Readers to know that they’re having a great contest – register for the fundraiser race (coming April 28, 2013) online in December and earn a chance to win... [Read more]

New Storytelling Festival “Nourishes the Community’s Lifeblood” – VIDEO

New Storytelling Festival “Nourishes the Community’s Lifeblood” – VIDEO

by Greg Wright Over 340 guests showed up at PowellsWood Garden on Dash Point Road July 14 to sample some seventeen total hours of storytelling from ten different storytellers, and everyone seemed delighted... [Read more]

Go ‘Into the Woods Jr.’ with the Hi-Liners Sunday at 6 p.m.

Go ‘Into the Woods Jr.’ with the Hi-Liners Sunday at 6 p.m.

[EDITOR'S NOTE: We try to do our best to post local events, but we want to apologize for the tardiness of this one, which somehow slipped through our email cracks:] Burien’s Hi-Liners “Into... [Read more]

Deadline to Sign Up for 2012 Burien Bearcats is July 23

Deadline to Sign Up for 2012 Burien Bearcats is July 23

The deadline to sign up for the 2012 Burien Bearcats is Monday, July 23, with sign ups happening every Monday from 6–8 p.m. at Round Table Pizza. “We Have New Helmets This Year!” they said... [Read more]

SAVE THE DATES: Music in the Park will be held in 2 Locations; Starts July 12

SAVE THE DATES: Music in the Park will be held in 2 Locations; Starts July 12

As Summer gets closer (yes, it’s coming…we promise!), it’s time to start planning for some of the great local entertainment events going on in the area, so be sure to mark your calendars... [Read more]

The Lowest Tide of 2012 will be Tomorrow (Tuesday, June 5) at Noon

The Lowest Tide of 2012 will be Tomorrow (Tuesday, June 5) at Noon

Illustration of Seahurst Park Beach by David Branson. If you’re into nature and science (and who isn’t?), be sure to carve out some free time tomorrow around Noon – Tuesday, June 5 – as... [Read more]

Learn About Keeping Backyard Chickens at June 26 Workshop

Learn About Keeping Backyard Chickens at June 26 Workshop

“Imagine having chickens in your own backyard!” That’s what Burien Parks asks in a promotion about an upcoming class called “Keeping Backyard Chickens,” which will be held... [Read more]

Sponsored Post This Week’s Prudential NW Open House: Prized Gregory Heights View Home!

This Week’s Prudential NW Open House: Prized Gregory Heights View Home!

BTB Real Estate Sponsor Prudential Northwest’s Open House for this week is a prized Gregory Heights home with sweeping Mt Rainier, Territorial and Airport Views! This large, 2,620 square feet rambler... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Advertiser Bikram Yoga Burien Holding Open House Saturday, June 16

Advertiser Bikram Yoga Burien Holding Open House Saturday, June 16

Advertiser Bikram Yoga Burien will be holding an Open House on Saturday, June 16 starting at 10 a.m. at their location at 636 SW 152nd Street. There will be free demonstrations, prizes, and specials –... [Read more]

Shop at the Shorewood ‘Street of Sales’ this Saturday, June 2

Shop at the Shorewood ‘Street of Sales’ this Saturday, June 2

It’s a long-standing local traditions (some 20+ years) – the annual Shorewood ‘Street of Sales,’ in the neighborhood between Burien and West Seattle will be held this Saturday, June... [Read more]

SW King County Chamber Still Seeking Participants for Burien 4th of July Parade

SW King County Chamber Still Seeking Participants for Burien 4th of July Parade

The Southwest King County Chamber of Commerce (we’re members) wants our Readers to know that they’re seeking Participants and Sponsors for the 2012 Burien Independence Day Parade on the 4th... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Advertiser Highline Athletic Club Holding Zumba Fiesta this Saturday

Advertiser Highline Athletic Club Holding Zumba Fiesta this Saturday

BTB Advertiser Highline Athletic Club will be holding a Zumba Fiesta from 4 p.m. – 6 p.m. this Saturday, June 2, and everyone’s invited. “Zumba is the fitness class phenomenon that has become... [Read more]

Explore Burien’s ‘Indian Trail’ at the Next Walk-n-Talk this Sunday, June 3

Explore Burien’s ‘Indian Trail’ at the Next Walk-n-Talk this Sunday, June 3

There will be a springtime ‘Walk-n-Talk’ this Sunday, June 3, with the goal of walking (and talking of course) through Burien’s hidden gem – the ‘Indian Trail.’ “One... [Read more]

‘Get Inspired’ at New Futures Benefit Breakfast Tuesday, June 5th

‘Get Inspired’ at New Futures Benefit Breakfast Tuesday, June 5th

Burien non-profit New Futures wants everyone to ‘Get Inspired’ at their benefit breakfast from 7:30 a.m. – 8:30 a.m. on Tuesday, June 5 at the Grand Hyatt Seattle. “Good news if you’re... [Read more]

Environmental Science Center’s FREE ‘Bigfoot Beach: Crab Quest’ is Sunday

Environmental Science Center’s FREE ‘Bigfoot Beach: Crab Quest’ is Sunday

Burien’s Environmental Science Center (ESC) will be holding a FREE beach walk at Seahurst Park this Sunday, June 3rd from 10 a.m. – Noon, with Naturalists from the Seattle Aquarium and ESC roaming... [Read more]

It’s ‘Washington’s Strongest Apple’ at Des Moines Farmers Market Saturday

It’s ‘Washington’s Strongest Apple’ at Des Moines Farmers Market Saturday

The awesomely-amazing 5th annual strongman/woman competition ‘Washington’s Strongest Apple’ will be returning to the Des Moines Farmers Market starting at 10 a.m. this coming Saturday,... [Read more]

Young Artists to Perform & Showcase their Work at Arts Extravaganza June 4

Young Artists to Perform & Showcase their Work at Arts Extravaganza June 4

The public is invited to attend the Highline School District’s Arts and Academics Academy’s ‘Arts Extravaganza,’ starting at 6:30 p.m. on Monday, June 4 at the Highline Performing Arts... [Read more]

Burien’s Annual Wild Strawberry Festival Will Be June 16-17 & Here’s the Schedule

Burien’s Annual Wild Strawberry Festival Will Be June 16-17 & Here’s the Schedule

Burien’s annual Wild Strawberry Festival (we’re a Sponsor) will be held the weekend of June 16-17 at Town Square Park, with lots of great live music, performers, arts, crafts, food, vendors... [Read more]

Local B & Bs Seeking Gently-Used Linens for Hospitality House June 4-9

Local B & Bs Seeking Gently-Used Linens for Hospitality House June 4-9

Do you have extra twin bed sheets, blankets or towels? Two local bed and breakfast establishments are seeking donations of gently-used linens, which will be donated to Hospitality House, a women’s... [Read more]

Sponsored Post This Week’s Prudential NW Open House: Big 6-Bedroom for just $215,000

This Week’s Prudential NW Open House: Big 6-Bedroom for just $215,000

BTB Real Estate Sponsor Prudential Northwest’s Open House for this week is a charming home that boasts six bedrooms and two full bathrooms – it’s much bigger than it looks from the street! It... [Read more]

Support Local Fireworks at ‘3 Tree Pint’ Fundraiser at Bison Creek Friday, June 1

Support Local Fireworks at ‘3 Tree Pint’ Fundraiser at Bison Creek Friday, June 1

[DISCLAIMER: BTB Publisher/Editor Scott Schaefer is serving his second year as volunteer Co-Chair of the Three Tree Point Fireworks Fund.] The 3 Tree Point Blues Band. “There will be a raffle for... [Read more]

Highline Medical Center & Burien Nissan Teaming Up in Attempt to Raise $50,000

Highline Medical Center & Burien Nissan Teaming Up in Attempt to Raise $50,000

The Highline Medical Center Foundation announced that they’re working with Car Pros Burien Nissan to try and raise $50,000 over Memorial Day weekend. “With every new car purchase made Memorial... [Read more]