Fundraiser Section

Benefit concert for teen superhero ‘Sidekick Collective’ will be Sun., Nov. 6

Benefit concert for teen superhero ‘Sidekick Collective’ will be Sun., Nov. 6

On Sunday, Nov. 6, Los Angeles-based recording artist Shannon Curtis will perform a benefit concert for The Sidekick Collective, a statewide non-profit that provides seed funding to high schoolers who... [Read more]

The final ‘Andy Mac is Love’ fundraiser will be Saturday, Nov. 19 at The Cove

The final ‘Andy Mac is Love’ fundraiser will be Saturday, Nov. 19 at The Cove

The final ‘Andy Mac is Love’ fundraiser to raise money for a local firefighter education program will be held on Saturday, Nov. 19. ‘Andy Mac’ was a volunteer firefighter who,... [Read more]

SAVE THE DATE: 9th annual ‘Vision 20/20’ Art Gala & Sale will be Nov. 19

SAVE THE DATE: 9th annual ‘Vision 20/20’ Art Gala & Sale will be Nov. 19

Burien Arts’ 9th Annual Vision 20/20 Art Gala and Sale – which includes more than 400 pieces of affordable art at $40 each – will be held on Saturday, Nov. 19 at the Burien Community Center. This... [Read more]

Boy Scout Troop #360’s annual ‘Haunted Hike’ will be Saturday, Oct. 29

Boy Scout Troop #360’s annual ‘Haunted Hike’ will be Saturday, Oct. 29

Local Boy Scout Troop #360 will be holding its annual ‘Haunted Hike’ on Saturday, Oct. 29 at Kiwanis Schoenwald Park in Burien. This fun event will run from 5:30 – 8 p.m. at the park, which... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Think Pink for Breast Cancer & Save at The Oilerie Burien until Oct. 31

Think Pink for Breast Cancer & Save at The Oilerie Burien until Oct. 31

Think Pink for Breast Cancer Research Foundation means Savings and Yumminess at The Oilerie Burien during the month of October. The Seahawks are wearing touches of pink…  pink ribbons festoon lapels... [Read more]

Shorewood Elementary PTA’s annual Holiday Bazaar will be Saturday, Nov. 12

Shorewood Elementary PTA’s annual Holiday Bazaar will be Saturday, Nov. 12

The Shorewood Elementary PTA will be holding its annual Holiday Bazaar on Saturday, Nov. 12 at the school, with FREE admission, over 60 vendors, used books, Santa photos, food trucks, raffle and much... [Read more]

Sponsored Post KWPS Cares’ ‘Under the Big Top 2016’ early bird pricing ends soon!

KWPS Cares’ ‘Under the Big Top 2016’ early bird pricing ends soon!

“Under the Big Top 2016” Early Bird Pricing Ends soon! B-Town Blog readers can use Promo code KWPSCARES at checkout when registering for “Under the Big Top 2016.” Come share an evening... [Read more]

Burien Brat Trot raises nearly $65,000 to help Highline Public Schools students

Burien Brat Trot raises nearly $65,000 to help Highline Public Schools students

Burien Brat Trot organizers announced Wednesday (Oc. 5) that thanks to sponsor support and community participation, last weekend’s fundraiser raised nearly $65,000!

Homemade Wine Festival will be Sunday, Oct. 16 at Kennedy Catholic High School

Homemade Wine Festival will be Sunday, Oct. 16 at Kennedy Catholic High School

The Sons of Italy/Seattle Fedele/John Croce will be holding its annual Homemade Wine Festival and Tasting on Sunday, Oct. 16 from Noon – 5 p.m. at Kennedy Catholic High School. Tickets for this fundraiser... [Read more]

PHOTO GALLERY: Images from Sunday’s Brat Trot 5k & 1 Mile Fun Run

PHOTO GALLERY: Images from Sunday’s Brat Trot 5k & 1 Mile Fun Run

If you’ve seen our other post you already know that Burien’s annual 5k/1mi race to raise funds for the Highline Schools Foundation took place today. Photographer Michael Brunk was at the start... [Read more]

PHOTOS/VIDEOS/RESULTS: Brat Trot shines under sunny skies Sunday

PHOTOS/VIDEOS/RESULTS: Brat Trot shines under sunny skies Sunday

Sunday’s (Oct. 2) 2016 Brat Trot 5K race was won by Burien resident Kelly MacKay, 30, with a time of 17:08: The top female finisher was Carmen Storer, with a time of 19:53: Tasha Rozsnyai (21:58)... [Read more]

Give us on Tuesday our daily bread…program to help needy now in place

Give us on Tuesday our daily bread…program to help needy now in place

Give us on Tuesday our daily bread…a local program to help the needy is now in place: Our Saviour’s Lutheran Church in Burien has partnered with a bakery, and on Tuesdays now receive leftover artisan... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Join KWPS Cares ‘Under the  Big Top’ at Emerald Downs on Saturday Oct. 29!

Join KWPS Cares ‘Under the  Big Top’ at Emerald Downs on Saturday Oct. 29!

Hurry, Hurry, hurry, step right up for an evening of festive circus fun in support of local children and families coping with life threatening illness and emergency needs – the “Under the Big... [Read more]

Music4Life delivers 71 ready-to-play instruments to Highline Public Schools

Music4Life delivers 71 ready-to-play instruments to Highline Public Schools

Non-profit organization Music4Life delivered 71 ready-to-play musical instruments to students in need at Highline Public Schools over the last year. These instruments are estimated to have a retail value... [Read more]

Lake Burien Presbyterian Church holding fundraiser dinner Saturday, Nov. 12

Lake Burien Presbyterian Church holding fundraiser dinner Saturday, Nov. 12

Lake Burien Presbyterian Church will be holding a fundraiser dinner on Saturday, Nov. 12. They’re seeking donations too – here’s more info: Lake Burien Presbyterian Church has been an integral... [Read more]

Southwest Youth & Family Services Giving GALA fundraiser will be Saturday, Oct. 1

Southwest Youth & Family Services Giving GALA fundraiser will be Saturday, Oct. 1

The 2016 Southwest Youth & Family Services Night of Giving GALA will be held this Saturday, Oct. 1, 2016, stating at 6 p.m. There’s a new location this year – Metropolist in SODO. The theme... [Read more]

Hi-Liners’ annual Gala, Dinner Cabaret & Auction will be Saturday, Nov. 12

Hi-Liners’ annual Gala, Dinner Cabaret & Auction will be Saturday, Nov. 12

The Hi-Liners’ annual Gala, Dinner Cabaret and Auction will be Saturday, Nov. 12, 2016 at the Brockey Center at South Seattle College. Doors open at 5:30 p.m. “Please join us as we celebrate... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Your smile has more power than you think at the office of Dr. Irene Parkhill, DDS

Your smile has more power than you think at the office of Dr. Irene Parkhill, DDS

The power of a smile is well documented in improving your status at work, in love, and general well-being. Keeping it healthy and bright is just what Dr. Irene Parkhill does everyday. Right now she is... [Read more]

Artists United’s annual Art Fair will be Nov. 5 & 6 at the Normandy Park Cove

Artists United’s annual Art Fair will be Nov. 5 & 6 at the Normandy Park Cove

Artists United will be holding its annual Art Fair on Nov. 5 & 6, from 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. at the Normandy Park Cove. Included will be original art from over 20 local artists, with paintings, photography,... [Read more]

Sponsored Post All eyes will be on Burien Attorney’s mission in Nepal

All eyes will be on Burien Attorney’s mission in Nepal

Photo courtesy Reuben Baca. Burien attorney (and Advertiser) W. Tracy Codd leaves Oct. 12 for a unique destination – to Nepal’s Upper Mustang region to distribute donated eyeglasses and sunglasses. Mustang,... [Read more]

Shorewood Christian School’s Parking Lot Sale will be Sept. 30 & Oct. 1

Shorewood Christian School’s Parking Lot Sale will be Sept. 30 & Oct. 1

Shorewood Christian School’s PARKING LOT SALE will be held Friday & Saturday, Sept. 30  & Oct 1, from 8:30 a.m. – 4 p.m. The sale will be held at their campus at 10300 28Th Ave. SW. “We... [Read more]

Artists set for Vision 20/20 – Burien’s biggest art gala coming Nov. 19

Artists set for Vision 20/20 – Burien’s biggest art gala coming Nov. 19

The Burien Arts Association announced that it has received a “tremendous response to its call for artists to participate in Burien’s biggest annual art gala.” “We now have enough artists... [Read more]

Manuela Horn will host the Brat Trot Pub Crawl on Friday, Sept. 30!

Manuela Horn will host the Brat Trot Pub Crawl on Friday, Sept. 30!

The Brat Trot Pub Crawl will be held on Friday, Sept. 30, 2016, starting at the Tin Room Bar & Theater at 7 p.m.! This year the crawl will be hosted by everyone’s favorite local Yodeling... [Read more]

Online registration for the Brat Trot 5K Fundraiser ends Thursday, Sept. 29!

Online registration for the Brat Trot 5K Fundraiser ends Thursday, Sept. 29!

Have you registered for the Oct. 2 Burien Brat Trot yet? Online registration closes next Thursday, Sept. 29 at midnight: CLICK HERE TO REGISTER ONLINE! The Burien Brat Trot is a flat and fast 5k and... [Read more]

Enjoy fantastical theater, delectable food at Burien Actors Theatre Gala Sept. 17

Enjoy fantastical theater, delectable food at Burien Actors Theatre Gala Sept. 17

Enjoy fabulous food, drink and theatrical performances at Burien Actors Theatre’s Gala Party & Show on Saturday, Sept. 17. From 6 to 9 p.m., be among the first to get a sneak peek into BAT’s... [Read more]

Calling all Anglophiles – 3rd annual English Fête will be Saturday, Sept. 10!

Calling all Anglophiles – 3rd annual English Fête will be Saturday, Sept. 10!

Fête rhymes with PLATE and you will HATE to miss the 3rd annual English Fête on Saturday, Sept. 10, from 11 a.m. – 4 p.m at St. Luke’s Episcopal Church in Renton. Festive village fetes are fairs,... [Read more]