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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]

Unique dance performance HERE // HEAR at Burien Actors Theatre June 22-24

Unique dance performance HERE // HEAR at Burien Actors Theatre June 22-24

Burien Actors Theatre presents HERE // HEAR, a unique full-evening length, new dance performance by choreographer Kris Wheeler and singer Ivory Smith, with performances from June 22 – 24…

Local Artist/Filmmaker Gevin Booth’s Art featured in Olde Burien storefront

Local Artist/Filmmaker Gevin Booth’s Art featured in Olde Burien storefront

Local Artist/Filmmaker Gevin Booth (pictured above) has his artwork on display in Olde Burien at the storefront located at 826 SW 152nd Street, in the space most recently occupied by the Burien Arts Gallery. Gevin... [Read more]

BAT seeking people with/without performing background for dance performance

BAT seeking people with/without performing background for dance performance

Want to be in a dance performance, but have no performance background? Come be part of the movement chorus in the new dance performance HERE // HEAR from June 22–24, presented by Burien Actors Theatre... [Read more]

PHOTOS: Great Blue Heron enjoys meal, and shrimp season opens

PHOTOS: Great Blue Heron enjoys meal, and shrimp season opens

Courtesy Elston Hill comes these great photos, taken this weekend from/in Burien and showing two different ways of catching seafood in Puget Sound. First, some dramatic photos of a Great Blue Heron enjoying... [Read more]

REVIEW: There are so many layers to Burien Actors Theatre’s <i>Church & State</i>

REVIEW: There are so many layers to Burien Actors Theatre’s Church & State

From left to right, Tom (Max Lopuszynski) snaps a selfie with Senator Charles Whitmore (Gianni Truzzi) in the dramedy Church & State, written by Jason Odell Williams, performing at Burien Actors Theatre... [Read more]

COUPON: Save $5 Off Burien Actors Theatre’s ‘Church & State’ thru May 20

COUPON: Save $5 Off Burien Actors Theatre’s ‘Church & State’ thru May 20

REMINDER: Burien Actors Theater’s (“BAT”) production of the comedy-drama Church & State continues Friday and Saturday nights, as well as Sunday afternoons through May 20! This dramedy takes... [Read more]

PHOTOS: The beauty of The Brothers at sunset, a Stellar’s Jay & a passing ship

PHOTOS: The beauty of The Brothers at sunset, a Stellar’s Jay & a passing ship

Courtesy Elston Hill comes these breathtaking photos showing our region’s beauty in all its glory – from The Brothers at sunset to a Stellar’s Jay to a passing ship. Click images to view... [Read more]

Northwest Symphony Orchestra’s Season Finale will be Saturday, May 12

Northwest Symphony Orchestra’s Season Finale will be Saturday, May 12

Northwest Symphony Orchestra will conclude their 2017-2018 season with a performance on Saturday, May 12, starting at 8 p.m. at the Highline Performing Arts Center in Burien. This concert is part of the... [Read more]

REMINDER: Moshier Spring Pottery Sale is this Saturday, May 5!

REMINDER: Moshier Spring Pottery Sale is this Saturday, May 5!

REMINDER: Twice a year the potters at the Moshier Community Art Center gather to sell their handmade wares, with the next event set for this Saturday, May 5! Come to this amazing sale to find hundreds... [Read more]

CALL TO ARTISTS: Would you like to see your Art on a Burien signal box?

CALL TO ARTISTS: Would you like to see your Art on a Burien signal box?

The City of Burien is looking for artists and community members to help invigorate and energize Burien street corners through the decoration of signal boxes. “Your art will be turned into vinyl... [Read more]

Local student art will be showcased in first B-Town Beat this Friday, May 4

Local student art will be showcased in first B-Town Beat this Friday, May 4

Celebrate the start of the 2018 B-Town Beat season by experiencing the visual and performing arts of our own talented Burien students this Friday, May 4. This free and open Music & Art Walk will take... [Read more]

Auditions for Hi-Liners ‘Into the Woods’ is Thurs., May 10; scholarships available

Auditions for Hi-Liners ‘Into the Woods’ is Thurs., May 10; scholarships available

Auditions for the Hi-Liners Musical Theatre’s production of ‘Into the Woods’ is coming up on Thursday, May 10, and some scholarships are available. This is a tuition-based program. College... [Read more]

PHOTOS: Splish splash – these birds were taking a bath!

PHOTOS: Splish splash – these birds were taking a bath!

Courtesy Elston Hill comes these great photos taken in his yard on Saturday of birds taking baths. “Love these cloudy and drizzly days for taking pictures.” Click images to view larger versions/slideshow:  Read More →

Earn BATcoins via Burien Actors Theatre’s new ‘Whitmore Selfie Challenge’!

Earn BATcoins via Burien Actors Theatre’s new ‘Whitmore Selfie Challenge’!

Did you know that you can earn BATcoins by participating in Burien Actors Theatre’s new ‘Whitmore Selfie Challenge’? During the run of Church & State – which opens this Friday,... [Read more]

PHOTOS: Rain can be very beautiful

PHOTOS: Rain can be very beautiful

Courtesy Elston Hill comes these great photos he took Sunday morning (April 15) in his front yard after going for a walk. “Lots to enjoy now that spring is here. Be sure you are one of the many... [Read more]

Religion, guns, social media mix with politics in BAT’s dramedy ‘Church & State’

Religion, guns, social media mix with politics in BAT’s dramedy ‘Church & State’

Burien Actors Theater’s (“BAT”) production of the comedy-drama Church & State – which runs April 27 to May 20 – is a look at what can happen when religion, guns and social media mix it... [Read more]

PHOTOS: Orca whales frolic off Burien’s Three Tree Point

PHOTOS: Orca whales frolic off Burien’s Three Tree Point

Courtesy Elston Hill comes these great photos of Orca whales frolicking off Burien’s Three Tree Point on Tuesday, April 10. “About 2:30 p.m. on Tuesday afternoon. Must be transients. They... [Read more]