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FREE Arts-a-Glow Lantern Making class will be Friday, Sept. 7 at Burien Library

FREE Arts-a-Glow Lantern Making class will be Friday, Sept. 7 at Burien Library

Photo by Michael Brunk | nwlens.com A FREE Arts-a-Glow Lantern Making class will be held at the Burien Library on Friday, Sept. 7, from 3:30 – 5:30 p.m. Presented by Oleana Perry, this is a family program,... [Read more]

Schedule & Artist info released for Burien’s ‘Arts-a-Glow,’ coming Sat. Sept. 8

Schedule & Artist info released for Burien’s ‘Arts-a-Glow,’ coming Sat. Sept. 8

Burien’s unique and oh-so-sweet ‘Arts-a-Glow’ Lantern Festival & Procession will be held on Saturday, Sept. 8 at Dottie Harper Park. This FREE, annual event is not to be missed,... [Read more]

PHOTOS: Smoke from wild fires makes for a very red sunset

PHOTOS: Smoke from wild fires makes for a very red sunset

Story & Photos by Elston Hill I was suspicious this morning. The sky looked gray. This evening the sun looked red. Had to be smoke, I thought. I Googled air quality and the air quality was supposedly... [Read more]

Community Center hosting Photography from Marilyn Montufar thru Sept.

Community Center hosting Photography from Marilyn Montufar thru Sept.

The Burien Community Center is currently presenting the works of Artist Marilyn Montufar until the end of September 2018. Marilyn Montufar uses photography to advocate for and inspire social change.... [Read more]

Burien Arts’ August Pop-up Gallery features Becca Heavrin

Burien Arts’ August Pop-up Gallery features Becca Heavrin

Burien Arts’ August Pop-up Gallery exhibit at the Burien Community Center features the mixed media works of Becca Heavrin. Meet Becca at the opening reception on Tuesday, Aug. 7, from 6 –... [Read more]

B-Town Beat Art & Music Walk is downtown TONIGHT – Friday, Aug. 3!

B-Town Beat Art & Music Walk is downtown TONIGHT – Friday, Aug. 3!

The monthly B-Town Beat Art & Music Walk is TONIGHT – Friday, Aug. 3 – from 6 – 9 p.m. in downtown Burien! See art, hear music and have fun on SW 152nd Street between 4th Ave SW & 10th... [Read more]

Annual Burien Public Art ‘Walk-n-Talk’ will be Sunday, Aug. 5

Annual Burien Public Art ‘Walk-n-Talk’ will be Sunday, Aug. 5

From our friends at WABI Burien: “Helios Pavilion”, by James Harrison, 2009 “Only through art can we emerge from ourselves and know what another person sees.” – Marcel Proust “There is a Whale... [Read more]

Enjoy ‘The Three Musketeers’ FREE in the Park this coming Saturday, July 28

Enjoy ‘The Three Musketeers’ FREE in the Park this coming Saturday, July 28

From left, Chris Allen (Aramis), Ben Symons (d’Artagnan), Daniel Wood (Athos), and Abby Nathan (Porthos) will have a sword-ed summer in GreenStage’s production of The Three Musketeers” at Lake Burien... [Read more]

SAVE THE DATE: ‘Arts-A-Glow’ will light up Dottie Harper Park Sat., Sept. 8!

SAVE THE DATE: ‘Arts-A-Glow’ will light up Dottie Harper Park Sat., Sept. 8!

SAVE THE DATE: ‘Arts-A-Glow’ – Burien’s fabulous Lantern Festival and Procession – will light up Dottie Harper Park on Saturday, Sept. 8, 2018. This magical evening in the forest... [Read more]

Downtown window exhibits showcase Art from Heather Danso & Tory Franklin

Downtown window exhibits showcase Art from Heather Danso & Tory Franklin

“School Girls” by Heather Danso. Recycled house paint & drop cloth, Acrylic tints, acrylic media; 42” x 33” x 1.5” http://winddancemotion.com Six-scene installation that changed... [Read more]

Burien Park’s ‘Music (& Theater) in the Park’ starts Thursday, July 12

Burien Park’s ‘Music (& Theater) in the Park’ starts Thursday, July 12

Burien’s annual ‘Music in the Park’ starts Thursday, July 12, and will continue at Lake Burien School Memorial Park through Aug. 16. This year will also feature Shakespeare in the Park,... [Read more]

Artist Reception for James Lilly will be Tuesday at Burien Community Center

Artist Reception for James Lilly will be Tuesday at Burien Community Center

Burien Arts Association invites all to attend an Artist Reception for James Lilly this Tuesday, July 3, from 6 – 7:30 p.m. at the Burien Community Center, 14700 6th Ave SW. His art features Pacific... [Read more]

PHOTO: Moon, Mt. Rainier & smoke from Tuesday’s Duwamish River barge fire

PHOTO: Moon, Mt. Rainier & smoke from Tuesday’s Duwamish River barge fire

Courtesy Mary Ann Newton comes this photo, taken Tuesday night, June 26, showing the smoke plume from a barge fire on the Duwamish River, along with the moon and Mt. Rainier (click image to view larger... [Read more]

‘Bigfoot Northwest Script Challenge’ will award $6,500 to next great screenwriters

‘Bigfoot Northwest Script Challenge’ will award $6,500 to next great screenwriters

A new creative contest – the Bigfoot Northwest Script Challenge – is ready to award $6,500 and unparalleled Hollywood access to the next great voices in screenwriting. Top film industry professionals... [Read more]

Tickets on sale now for Hi-Liners’ ‘The Lion King Jr.’ & ‘Into The Woods’

Tickets on sale now for Hi-Liners’ ‘The Lion King Jr.’ & ‘Into The Woods’

Tickets on sale now! www.hi-liners.org The Lion King Jr. July 12-15 The Burien Annex Join Simba, Rafiki, Mufasa, Timon and Pumbaa for this classic story of a lion cub prince who leaves the Pride Lands... [Read more]

CALL FOR ART/ARTISTS: Burien Arts seeking Art for its 2018 ‘Vision 20/20’

CALL FOR ART/ARTISTS: Burien Arts seeking Art for its 2018 ‘Vision 20/20’

CALL FOR ART & ARTISTS: Burien Arts Association is seeking Art and Artists for its 11h annual Vision 20/20 Art Auction on Nov. 17, 2018. Vision 20/20 is an annual art auction sponsored by the Burien... [Read more]

REVIEW: Here // Hear is a dance experience that doesn’t disappoint

REVIEW: Here // Hear is a dance experience that doesn’t disappoint

By Shelli Park My first love has always been dance, and though I haven’t actively practiced in a long while, I have been a dancer since I was three years old. Though I’m not dancing now, I’m always... [Read more]

Burien Arts will be serving up delicious Strawberry Shortcake all weekend!

Burien Arts will be serving up delicious Strawberry Shortcake all weekend!

When you’re strolling through Strawberry Days in Burien this weekend, don’t forget to visit our friends at Burien Arts’ booth for the most delicious old fashioned shortcake and lemonade! Their... [Read more]

Burien’s new ‘Great Day of Play’ will be at Moshier Field on Saturday, June 30

Burien’s new ‘Great Day of Play’ will be at Moshier Field on Saturday, June 30

Burien’s new – and FREE – ‘Great Day of Play’ will be held on Saturday, June 30, from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. Join in and have FUN at the Great Day of Play, featuring: Touch-A-Truck Field of inflatables Sports... [Read more]

Don’t miss ‘Mural Masters 4’ Artists in action at Strawberry Days this weekend

Don’t miss ‘Mural Masters 4’ Artists in action at Strawberry Days this weekend

Curator & Artist Sneke + B-Town Beat are presenting ‘Northwest Mural Masters 4’ during Strawberry Days this weekend – June 16 & 17. Hosted in the Burien Art Alley, NWMM features... [Read more]

PHOTOS: Sailboat, container ship drift by Burien at sunset

PHOTOS: Sailboat, container ship drift by Burien at sunset

Courtesy Elston Hill: “Thursday night, June 7, a sailboat and a container ship drifted by Burien. “In the evening and at night the container ship emits a very audible growlng sound from the... [Read more]

SoCoCulture and local Artist team up to document culturally significant trees

SoCoCulture and local Artist team up to document culturally significant trees

Artist Katherine Wimble Fox and the South King County Cultural Coalition (SoCoCulture) announced this week an open call to the public to contribute to the crowd-sourced, online, interactive Forest for... [Read more]

Burien Arts seeking Volunteers to help at Strawberry Shortcake Booth June 16-17

Burien Arts seeking Volunteers to help at Strawberry Shortcake Booth June 16-17

Burien Arts is seeking Volunteers to help at their annual Strawberry Shortcake Booth on June 16 and 17 in downtown Burien. Can YOU volunteer? Five people are needed at the booth for each shift between... [Read more]

Show your Pride in Local Art & Music at the B-Town Beat this Friday night

Show your Pride in Local Art & Music at the B-Town Beat this Friday night

Show your pride in local Art this Friday during the monthly B-Town Beat Music & Art Walk, from 6 – 9 p.m. in downtown Burien. Art and Music will be on display/performed in various businesses between... [Read more]