Arts Section

Orchestra of Flight seeking string players & percussionists for new season

Orchestra of Flight seeking string players & percussionists for new season

The Orchestra of Flight – a community orchestra based in White Center – is seeking string players and percussionists to join them for their new season, which begins Sept. 10, 2018. They rehearse Monday... [Read more]

Giant Beer Pong tournament will brew up fun at Blues & Brews Festival Saturday

Giant Beer Pong tournament will brew up fun at Blues & Brews Festival Saturday

One of the non-musical highlights of the annual Poverty Bay Blues and Brews Festival – the Giant Beer Pong Tournament – returns to Des Moines Beach Park this Saturday, Aug. 25 as part of one of the... [Read more]

English Fête coming to St. Luke’s Renton on Saturday, Sept. 8

English Fête coming to St. Luke’s Renton on Saturday, Sept. 8

Bring the whole family to St. Luke’s annual English Fête for an afternoon of food, games, and music on Saturday, Sept. 8, 2018. The fête will feature: Sweet and savory English faire Carnival games Morris... [Read more]

Sponsored Post It’s ‘Elvis Week’ at Advertiser El Dorado West, with tribute show this Friday

It’s ‘Elvis Week’ at Advertiser El Dorado West, with tribute show this Friday

Danny Vernon Elvis Week at Advertiser El Dorado West is officially underway! We’re celebrating the KING of Rock…his music, movies and legacy for 10 Days. Several of our residents are Elvis... [Read more]

REMINDER: Finalé of Burien’s ‘Music in the Park’ with Show Brazil Thurs. night

REMINDER: Finalé of Burien’s ‘Music in the Park’ with Show Brazil Thurs. night

REMINDER : Burien’s FREE ‘Music in the Park’ has its FINAL SHOW this Thursday night, Aug. 16 – with traditional Brazilian music from Show Brazil at Lake Burien School Memorial Park! Aug... [Read more]

Burien Arts’ FREE Monthly Open Mic starts Thursday at Salmon Creek Cafe

Burien Arts’ FREE Monthly Open Mic starts Thursday at Salmon Creek Cafe

Burien Arts Association will be holding a FREE, All Ages Open Mic at Salmon Creek Cafe every third Thursday of the Month, starting this coming Thursday, Aug. 16. The event will run from 6 – 8 p.m., with... [Read more]

Sponsored Post All-Day Festival this SATURDAY with 9 bands at Des Moines First Baptist Church

All-Day Festival this SATURDAY with 9 bands at Des Moines First Baptist Church

THIS SATURDAY, Aug. 11, there will be an All Day Community Festival at Des Moines First Baptist Church, which will feature 9 musical acts! Starting at 9 a.m., guests can enjoy a cascade of nine different... [Read more]

REMINDER: Billy Brandt with the Thing & the Stuff Band is TONIGHT!

REMINDER: Billy Brandt with the Thing & the Stuff Band is TONIGHT!

REMINDER : Burien’s FREE ‘Music in the Park’ continues TONIGHT – Thursday, Aug. 9 – with Billy Brandt with the Thing & the Stuff Band – and will continue at Lake Burien School... [Read more]

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]

REMINDER: Gypsy Jazz at ‘Music in the Park’ TONIGHT with Pearl Django

REMINDER: Gypsy Jazz at ‘Music in the Park’ TONIGHT with Pearl Django

REMINDER : Burien’s FREE ‘Music in the Park’ continues TONIGHT – Thursday, Aug. 2 – with Gypsy Jazz & New Metropolitan Swing from Pearl Django – and will continue at Lake Burien... [Read more]

SAVE THE DATE: 2018 Poverty Bay Blues & Brews Fest will be Sat., Aug. 25

SAVE THE DATE: 2018 Poverty Bay Blues & Brews Fest will be Sat., Aug. 25

The 2018 Poverty Blues & Brews Festival is returning for its ninth annual summer concert/party on Saturday, Aug. 15! Dozens of the Northwest’s best Craft Beers, Ciders and Wine will be featured,... [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]

REMINDER: ‘The Three Musketeers’ FREE in the Park this Saturday, July 28

REMINDER: ‘The Three Musketeers’ FREE in the Park this 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]

REMINDER: Latin Rhythms at ‘Music in the Park’ tonight with Alma y Azucar

REMINDER: Latin Rhythms at ‘Music in the Park’ tonight with Alma y Azucar

REMINDER : Burien’s FREE ‘Music in the Park’ continues TONIGHT – Thursday, July 26 – with Diverse Latin Rhythms from Alma y Azucar – and will continue at Lake Burien School Memorial... [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]

REMINDER: See ‘Shakespeare in the Park’ FREE this Saturday, July 21!

REMINDER: See ‘Shakespeare in the Park’ FREE this Saturday, July 21!

Burien Arts Association will be presenting FREE Shakespeare in the Park 2018 this Saturday, July 21, opening with ‘Henry IV, Part 1,’ produced and directed by Greenstage. The performance will... [Read more]

REMINDER: White Center Jubilee Days is this weekend

REMINDER: White Center Jubilee Days is this weekend

From our sister site The White Center Blog: WHITE CENTER JUBILEE DAYS 2018 SW 16th & 17th Streets @ SW Roxbury St, White Center, WA White Center Jubilee Days, Match + Gasoline, and Monumental Undertaking... [Read more]

Sponsored Post July Wine Tasting is 5–7 p.m. TONIGHT at the Tin Room Bar & Theater

July Wine Tasting is 5–7 p.m. TONIGHT at the Tin Room Bar & Theater

From Advertiser the Tin Room Bar & Theater: Save the Date! > July Wine Tasting “ Wines of Italy” 🍷 Thursday, July 19 / 5 pm ~ 7 pm Featured Wines: Le Manzane Prosecco Roseo 100% Glera.... [Read more]

PHOTOS: New International Arrivals facility under construction at Sea-Tac

PHOTOS: New International Arrivals facility under construction at Sea-Tac

Story & Photos by Elston Hill The Port of Seattle is building a new, expanded international arrivals facility at Sea-Tac Airport. The current 1970s vintage facility in the south terminal is inadequate... [Read more]