Arts Section

Watch local Student Films at next Burien Film Office Happy Hour Tues., June 6

Watch local Student Films at next Burien Film Office Happy Hour Tues., June 6

The City of Burien will be the main guest as they present the winners of their recent Stormwater Film Contest at the Film Office Happy Hour on Tuesday, June 6. This free and open all-ages event will run... [Read more]

Former ‘Citizen of the Year’ Cassidy Huff nominated for 5th Avenue Award

Former ‘Citizen of the Year’ Cassidy Huff nominated for 5th Avenue Award

The 5th Avenue Theater’s annual celebration of musical theater in high schools across Washington State – which will take place on June 12, 2017 – has released its nominees, and former Burien... [Read more]

Next B-Town Beat Music & Art Walk will be Friday, June 2

Next B-Town Beat Music & Art Walk will be Friday, June 2

Take an evening stroll on Friday, June 2 on SW 152nd Street between 4th to 10th Ave SW in downtown Burien to enjoy the next B-Town Beat Music & Art Walk. Numerous stores and restaurants will... [Read more]

Music4Life donates 37 instruments worth over $22,000 to Highline Public Schools

Music4Life donates 37 instruments worth over $22,000 to Highline Public Schools

During the month of February, March and April of 2017, local non-profit Music4Life delivered 37 ready-to-play musical instruments to Highline Public Schools, valued at $22,585. Included were four trombones;... [Read more]

Pop-Up Art Gallery featuring Pop-Artist Denny Driver at Burien City Hall June 2

Pop-Up Art Gallery featuring Pop-Artist Denny Driver at Burien City Hall June 2

Burien’s newest Pop-Up Art Gallery show will feature Pop-Artist Denny Driver on Friday, June 2 on the 3rd floor of Burien City Hall. Meet the artist from 5:30 – 7:30 p.m. All art is for sale and... [Read more]

Local Real Estate Agent paints tiny homes on rocks, leaves them around Burien

Local Real Estate Agent paints tiny homes on rocks, leaves them around Burien

Meredith Hailey (pictured, left), a real estate broker for Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Northwest (a BTB Advertiser), paints doors and tiny homes on rocks, then leaves them around Burien. She is one... [Read more]

REMINDER: Normandy Park Arts Festival is this weekend!

REMINDER: Normandy Park Arts Festival is this weekend!

Poster art by 2016 arts festival “People’s Choice” award winner Crystal Campbell REMINDER: The Normandy Park Arts Festival will be held this weekend – May 20-21, 2017 – with an Art Show/Competition... [Read more]

PHOTOS BY ISABEL: Highline Pirates boys soccer wins exciting playoff game

PHOTOS BY ISABEL: Highline Pirates boys soccer wins exciting playoff game

[EDITOR’S NOTE: Now in her third year(!) with more great work is our youngest-ever Contributor – 12-year old Isabel Herbruger – Local Girl Scout, 4-H member, and aspiring photojournalist. We encourage... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Taste Wines from Yakima Valley at Tin Room’s Wine Tasting this Thursday

Taste Wines from Yakima Valley at Tin Room’s Wine Tasting this Thursday

From Advertiser The Tin Room Bar & Theater: *** SAVE THE DATE *** “Spring Fever” Wine Tasting ~ Thursday, May 18 | 5 pm~7pm Paul Rin Wines from the Yakima Valley Featured Wines Southern... [Read more]

PHOTOS: Sailboat regatta, ferries, tugs, construction & more

PHOTOS: Sailboat regatta, ferries, tugs, construction & more

Elston Hill was out with his camera and he caught these great photos of the Seattle Yacht Club’s Tri-Island Vashon Island Regatta #2 (starting at Shilshole, then around Vashon/Maury Island then back),... [Read more]

Burien Film Festival seeking Sponsors – here’s how YOU (& your biz) can help

Burien Film Festival seeking Sponsors – here’s how YOU (& your biz) can help

Photo by Michael Brunk | nwlens.com The Burien Film Festival (BFF) is offering sponsorship opportunities for its upcoming 2017 season! Choose your level of sponsorship and receive exclusive opportunities... [Read more]

REMINDER: Great seats available at the door for Mother’s Day weekend concerts

REMINDER: Great seats available at the door for Mother’s Day weekend concerts

REMINDER: On Mother’s Day – this Sunday, May 14 at 2 p.m. – ChoralSounds Northwest (CSN) will deliver a choral bouquet about, in honor of, and remembering Moms, which makes for a great last-minute... [Read more]

Ladies Musical Club will perform FREE in SeaTac Saturday night

Ladies Musical Club will perform FREE in SeaTac Saturday night

Brazilian-born pianist Geisa Dutra is considered one of the world’s foremost performers of Latin American and Spanish art music. She has performed throughout Europe, North America and South America. The... [Read more]

Rotary Club giving away pair of tickets to Poverty Bay Blues & Brews Festival!

Rotary Club giving away pair of tickets to Poverty Bay Blues & Brews Festival!

In anticipation of the 8th Annual Poverty Bay Blues & Brews Festival, The Rotary Club of Des Moines/Normandy Park is giving away a FREE pair of tickets! Just click below to enter: https://goo.gl/q52DAc This... [Read more]

Normandy Park Arts Festival will be held the weekend of May 20-21

Normandy Park Arts Festival will be held the weekend of May 20-21

Poster art by 2016 arts festival “People’s Choice” award winner Crystal Campbell The Normandy Park Arts Festival will be held the weekend of May 20-21, 2017, with an Art Show/Competition & Awards,... [Read more]

PHOTOS BY ISABEL: Highline Pirate Boys Soccer team beats Fife in playoffs

PHOTOS BY ISABEL: Highline Pirate Boys Soccer team beats Fife in playoffs

[EDITOR’S NOTE: Now in her third year(!) with more great work is our youngest-ever Contributor – 12-year old Isabel Herbruger – Local Girl Scout, 4-H member, and aspiring photojournalist. We encourage... [Read more]

Break a leg for BAT at GiveBig TODAY!

Break a leg for BAT at GiveBig TODAY!

TODAY – Wednesday, May 10 – is the 24 hours of GiveBig – and YOU can give big to Burien Actors Theatre HERE: https://www.givebigseattle.org/burien-actors-theatre-1 Plus when you give big to BAT,... [Read more]

PHOTO: Dark thunderstorms creep into area as seen from Burien Thursday

PHOTO: Dark thunderstorms creep into area as seen from Burien Thursday

Courtesy Elston Hill comes this great photo showing dark thunderstorms as they crept into our area on Thursday, May 4. “There were around 2500 lightning strikes from Olympia to the Canadian border,”... [Read more]

Mount Rainier High School Drama’s ‘The Addams Family’ opens Thursday!

Mount Rainier High School Drama’s ‘The Addams Family’ opens Thursday!

Mount Rainier High School Drama Production The Addams Family opens on May 4, 7 p.m.! The production continues May 5, 6, 12 &13, with performances at 7 p.m., and an additional matinee performance... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Free youth tickets available for Mother’s Day concerts May 13-14

Free youth tickets available for Mother’s Day concerts May 13-14

On Mother’s Day – Sunday, May 14 at 2 p.m. – ChoralSounds Northwest (CSN) will deliver a choral bouquet about, in honor of, and remembering Moms! This concert is part of a weekend filled with choral... [Read more]

REMINDER: Moshier Spring Pottery Sale will be this Saturday, May 6

REMINDER: Moshier Spring Pottery Sale will be this Saturday, May 6

REMINDER: The annual Moshier Spring Pottery Sale will be held this Saturday, May 6, from 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. at the Moshier Art Center, located at 430 S 156th Street. Twice a year the potters at the... [Read more]

Visual Artist Mary McGough’s artwork on display at Burien Actors Theatre

Visual Artist Mary McGough’s artwork on display at Burien Actors Theatre

Visual Artist Mary McGough has an art display at Burien Actors Theatre through Sunday, May 7, and a percentage of sales generated during this show will support the theatre. Theatre goers can get a... [Read more]

Highline Public Schools student art will be at Burien Art Walk this Friday

Highline Public Schools student art will be at Burien Art Walk this Friday

Students from Highline Public Schools – along with their artwork – will be featured this Friday, May 5, as part of a Student Art Walk for the kick-off event  to this season’s B-Town Beat. Middle... [Read more]

REMINDER: Learn Storytelling & help Food Bank at Film Happy Hour Tuesday

REMINDER: Learn Storytelling & help Food Bank at Film Happy Hour Tuesday

REMINDER: Larry Snyder will discuss storytelling, and there will also be a fundraising drive for the Highline Area Food Bank at this Tuesday’s Burien Film Office Happy Hour…