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PHOTOS: A Magical Night at Dottie Harper Park for 10th Annual Arts-A-Glow

PHOTOS: A Magical Night at Dottie Harper Park for 10th Annual Arts-A-Glow

This past Saturday was the 10th annual Arts-A-Glow festival held in Burien. For the past several years the event has taken place at Dottie Harper Park with food trucks, music and artwork sprinkled through... [Read more]

B/IAS founders will present at South King County Public Art Symposium Sept. 22

B/IAS founders will present at South King County Public Art Symposium Sept. 22

In 2009, the Burien Interim Art Space took over an empty lot near Town Square. Photo by Scott Schaefer. ‘What Works’ – a South King County Public Art Symposium – will be held on Friday,... [Read more]

REMINDER: ‘Arts-A-Glow’ promises a magical night this Saturday, Sept. 9

REMINDER: ‘Arts-A-Glow’ promises a magical night this Saturday, Sept. 9

Celebrating its 10th anniversary, Burien’s magical 2017 Arts-A-Glow event will feature dozens of light art installations scattered throughout Dottie Harper Park’s mature fir tree forest this Saturday,... [Read more]

PHOTO: Wet spiderweb a sign that (gulp) fall is coming…

PHOTO: Wet spiderweb a sign that (gulp) fall is coming…

Courtesy Elston Hill comes this great photo of a wet spiderweb seen on his deck Thursday morning (Aug. 31) – a sure sign that fall is coming (click image to see larger version): But don’t worry... [Read more]

Katalia’s Community Corner: Meet local Artist Josh Manderville

Katalia’s Community Corner: Meet local Artist Josh Manderville

[EDITOR’S NOTE: Please welcome our newest Writer, 17-year old Katalia Alexander, a journalism student at Mt. Rainier High School who nearly single-handedly led a successful effort to revive the school’s... [Read more]

The final 2017 B-Town Beat Music & Art Walk will be Friday, Sept. 1

The final 2017 B-Town Beat Music & Art Walk will be Friday, Sept. 1

The final 2017 B-Town Beat Music and Art Walk will be held on Friday, Sept. 1, from 6 – 9 p.m. in downtown Burien on SW 152nd Street between 4th and 10th Ave SW. Plan now for the B-Town Beat’s Music... [Read more]

Join Burien’s new Script Club this Saturday at Merrill Gardens

Join Burien’s new Script Club this Saturday at Merrill Gardens

From our friends at Burien Actors Theatre: Come learn about Burien’s new script club this Saturday, Aug. 19! That’s right, Burien now has a script club. Burien Actors Theatre will be holding an introductory... [Read more]

Burien’s 10th annual ‘Arts-A-Glow’ will light up Dottie Harper Park on Sept. 9

Burien’s 10th annual ‘Arts-A-Glow’ will light up Dottie Harper Park on Sept. 9

This year will mark the 10th anniversary of the annual ‘Arts-A-Glow,’ which will light up Burien’s Dottie Harper Park on Saturday, Sept. 9! This amazing, free and local event – open... [Read more]

PHOTOS: Walkers enjoy public Art during WABI Burien Art Walk

PHOTOS: Walkers enjoy public Art during WABI Burien Art Walk

Story & Photos by Elston Hill Despite the yuck in the air, there was good attendance on Sunday, Aug. 6 for the WABI Burien Art Walk, led by Maureen Hoffmann. Maureen did an outstanding job explaining... [Read more]

Meet Artist Julie Blakemore at reception at Burien City Hall Friday at 5:30 p.m.

Meet Artist Julie Blakemore at reception at Burien City Hall Friday at 5:30 p.m.

Meet the August/September featured Artist – (Julie) Blakemore Studio and Gallery – at a reception at 5:30 p.m. on Friday, Aug. 4 at Burien City Hall. She will be debuting her new series ‘Birds... [Read more]

FREE ‘Music in the Park’ continues Thursday night with Bootleg Sunshine!

FREE ‘Music in the Park’ continues Thursday night with Bootleg Sunshine!

REMINDER: Burien’s ‘Music in the Park’ continues this Thursday night (Aug. 3), with dynamic newgrass from Bootleg Sunshine! It’ll be an amazing – and FREE – concert in a great... [Read more]

PHOTOS: It’s been a couple of smoky days in Burien lately…

PHOTOS: It’s been a couple of smoky days in Burien lately…

Courtesy Elston Hill comes these great photos showing the recent smoky skies in Burien: “I was startled when we got home at 3 p.m. Tuesday. The sky looked yucky. Very hazy and/or dirty. Turns out... [Read more]

The next B-Town Beat Music & Art Walk will be Friday, Aug. 4

The next B-Town Beat Music & Art Walk will be Friday, Aug. 4

The next B-Town Beat Music and Art Walk will be held from 6 – 9 p.m. on Friday, August 4, throughout downtown Burien on SW 152nd Street between 4th and 10th Ave SW. Taste the arts, culture and charming... [Read more]

FREE ‘Artshops’ workshops for kids will start Thursday, July 27 at Burien Library

FREE ‘Artshops’ workshops for kids will start Thursday, July 27 at Burien Library

‘Artshops’ is a FREE hands-on arts workshop time for elementary aged students, co-sponsored by the Burien Library and with support from the City of Burien Parks, Rec. and Culture. All materials... [Read more]

See ‘Richard II’ free at Shakespeare in the Park on Saturday, Aug. 5

See ‘Richard II’ free at Shakespeare in the Park on Saturday, Aug. 5

Burien Arts will be presenting ‘Richard II’ as part of its 2017 Shakespeare in the Park series on Saturday, Aug. 5 at Lake Burien School Memorial Park. The outdoor performance will run from... [Read more]

Workshop on marketing, engagement & more at Film Office Happy Hour Aug. 1

Workshop on marketing, engagement & more at Film Office Happy Hour Aug. 1

Photo by Lauren Max. Brad Wilke will lead an interactive digital workshop on marketing, audience engagement, and personal branding to help filmmakers at the Burien Film Office Happy Hour on Tuesday,... [Read more]

PHOTOS: Golden hour views from Burien’s Three Tree Point

PHOTOS: Golden hour views from Burien’s Three Tree Point

Photographer Aaron Wells shot these great photos over the course of a very enjoyable ‘golden hour’ at Three Tree Point Saturday evening (click images to see larger versions/slideshow): A... [Read more]

SAVE THE DATE: Burien’s ‘Arts-A-Glow’ will celebrate 10th anniversary Sept. 9

SAVE THE DATE: Burien’s ‘Arts-A-Glow’ will celebrate 10th anniversary Sept. 9

This year will mark the 10th anniversary of the annual ‘Arts-A-Glow’ lighting up Burien on Saturday, Sept. 9! This amazing local event will run from 5 – 10 p.m. at Dottie Harper Park, and... [Read more]

VIDEOS: See the top three 2017 local Burien Film Festival winners here!

VIDEOS: See the top three 2017 local Burien Film Festival winners here!

Congratulations to the Winners of the 2017 Burien Film Festival, which were awarded on June 24! Burien-centric 5 min. Short Film Contest: RULES: The Burien-centric Short Film Contest was open to all filmmakers... [Read more]

City of Burien seeking applicants for around $20,000 in Arts & Culture grants

City of Burien seeking applicants for around $20,000 in Arts & Culture grants

Do you provide arts, culture, or heritage programming for the Burien community? Or are you an artist interested in bringing a new or innovative arts experience to the City of Burien? Burien Arts &... [Read more]

The next B-Town Beat Music and Art Walk will be Friday, July 7

The next B-Town Beat Music and Art Walk will be Friday, July 7

The next B-Town Beat Music and Art Walk will be held from 6 – 9 p.m. on Friday, July 7 in downtown Burien on SW 152nd Street between 4th and 10th Ave SW. As usual, businesses will display some of Burien’s... [Read more]

Get your tickets now for Burien Actors Theatre’s upcoming 2017-18 season!

Get your tickets now for Burien Actors Theatre’s upcoming 2017-18 season!

It’s almost here – Burien Actors Theatre’s 2017-18 season, which promises to be fanatical, amazing and wildly entertaining! Don’t miss your chance to get season tickets HERE. Here’s... [Read more]

Kick-off the Burien Film Fest FREE with old silent cartoons & live music Thursday

Kick-off the Burien Film Fest FREE with old silent cartoons & live music Thursday

Kick-off the 2017 Burien Film Festival for FREE with old school silent animations with live musical accompaniment in Dottie Harper Park this Thursday night, June 22, starting at 9 p.m. Nine short films... [Read more]

Watch Graffiti Artists create amazing murals in the Art Alley this weekend

Watch Graffiti Artists create amazing murals in the Art Alley this weekend

Photo from the 2015 Mural Masters event courtesy Elston Hill. Come celebrate the 3rd annual NW Mural Masters event, featuring several local graffiti and street artists from the Northwest and beyond this... [Read more]