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B-TOWN HAPS: Council Retreat, ‘Jesus,’ St. Patrick’s Day & Much More!

B-TOWN HAPS: Council Retreat, ‘Jesus,’ St. Patrick’s Day & Much More!

Beware the Ides of March – today, March 15, is the day that Julius Caesar was warned by soothsayers to “watch his back,” and we know that didn’t work out so well… It’s... [Read more]

B-TOWN HAPS: Send the Seahawks Off, Recycle Your Tree, Walk-n-Talk & More

B-TOWN HAPS: Send the Seahawks Off, Recycle Your Tree, Walk-n-Talk & More

Lots going on during the first weekend of 2013, and here are some B-Town Haps we’ve found: FRIDAY, JAN. 4: Help Send the Seahawks Off to the Playoffs from SeaTac on ‘Blue Friday’ Hi-Liners’... [Read more]

B-TOWN HAPS: Drive-Thru Christmas, Final Weekend for ‘Tuna’ & Much More!

B-TOWN HAPS: Drive-Thru Christmas, Final Weekend for ‘Tuna’ & Much More!

For all you American car culture lovers out there, this is the one weekend of the year where YOU can drive your vehicle through a local parking lot and experience a live nativity story, complete with angels,... [Read more]

B-TOWN HAPS: Santa Season Has Kicked Into High Gear – He’ll Be Everywhere!

B-TOWN HAPS: Santa Season Has Kicked Into High Gear – He’ll Be Everywhere!

 That jolly ol’ man with the red cheeks and beer gut will be almost everywhere you turn this weekend, so be sure to savor the holiday season with these great B-Town Haps: FRIDAY, DEC. 7: ‘Santa’s... [Read more]

B-TOWN HAPS: Bazaars, Pottery Sale, Tree Lightings, ‘Tuna Christmas’ & More

B-TOWN HAPS: Bazaars, Pottery Sale, Tree Lightings, ‘Tuna Christmas’ & More

Holiday events are kicking into high gear this weekend – and into next week – with bazaars, Santa Photos, Moshier’s Holiday Pottery Sale, tree lightings and so much more that we’ve extended... [Read more]

B-TOWN HAPS: Holiday Bazaars, Fundraisers, Open House & Much More!

B-TOWN HAPS: Holiday Bazaars, Fundraisers, Open House & Much More!

Along with the returns of heavy rains, holiday bazaars are kicking into high gear, along with fundraisers, an open house, the annual ’20/20′ Burien Arts Sale, and sadly, a kick-off meeting... [Read more]

B-TOWN HAPS: ‘You Can’t Take It With You,’ Bazaars, Robotics, Dance & More!

B-TOWN HAPS: ‘You Can’t Take It With You,’ Bazaars, Robotics, Dance & More!

The cast of Kennedy Catholic High School’s “You Can’t Take It With You,” which opens Friday night, Nov. 9 and continues on weekends through Nov. 18. Lots going on this weekend,... [Read more]

B-TOWN HAPS: Bazaar, Kennedy Football Playoff, Walk-n-Talk & More!

B-TOWN HAPS: Bazaar, Kennedy Football Playoff, Walk-n-Talk & More!

Another fine weekend to celebrate life, death, the upcoming holidays, fundraisers, swimming dogs and of course – local playoff football! Oh, and don’t forget to set your clock back at 2 a.m. Sunday,... [Read more]

B-TOWN HAPS: Scary, Busy Weekend Ahead!

B-TOWN HAPS: Scary, Busy Weekend Ahead!

It’s bound to be a scary, busy weekend ahead with all sorts of haunted Haps going on in the area: FRIDAY, OCT. 26: Senior Social Hour Every Friday at Fernwood at the Park SATURDAY, OCT. 27: Here’s... [Read more]

B-TOWN HAPS: ‘Dead Man’s Cell Phone’ Hangs Up (Save $5), Oktoberfest & More

B-TOWN HAPS: ‘Dead Man’s Cell Phone’ Hangs Up (Save $5), Oktoberfest & More

It’s the final weekend for Burien Little Theatre’s ‘Dead Man’s Cell Phone,’ and don’t forget we’ve got a Coupon that will save you $5: Click image to print coupon. Lots... [Read more]

B-TOWN HAPS: Brewfest, Zombie Fest, Haunted Hike, BLT, SeaCompression…!

B-TOWN HAPS: Brewfest, Zombie Fest, Haunted Hike, BLT, SeaCompression…!

Fall has apparently finally arrived, and despite the chance of the type of weather we’re all used to (yay! rain and wind!), there will still be a LOT going on this weekend, from the first-ever B•Town Brewfest, ‘Zombie Fest’ and more…

B-TOWN HAPS: Pep Rally, Brat Trot, Pub Crawl, Oktoberfest, BLT & More!

B-TOWN HAPS: Pep Rally, Brat Trot, Pub Crawl, Oktoberfest, BLT & More!

It’s Brat Trot weekend in B-Town, with a Pub Crawl tonight, packet pickup (and beer garden) Saturday and the big race and Bavarianfest on Sunday (come find our booth)! There’s also a Highline... [Read more]

B-TOWN HAPS: Fundraisers, CATS, Rat City Roller Prom, Farmers Market, More

B-TOWN HAPS: Fundraisers, CATS, Rat City Roller Prom, Farmers Market, More

As we enter the season of spider webs, colorful leaves and football (Go Pirates! Lancers! Seahawks! Huskies! Cougs?), we must cherish every last ray of sunshine and dry weather. That’s why we are... [Read more]

B-TOWN HAPS: Pirate Play, Kids’ Day(s), Arts-A-Glow, Wildlife & More

B-TOWN HAPS: Pirate Play, Kids’ Day(s), Arts-A-Glow, Wildlife & More

School’s back in session, but that doesn’t mean that weekends are now just for sleeping in or watching football – nope, there’s plenty to do, including a pay-what-you-will Pirate play,... [Read more]

B-TOWN HAPS: Bumber-wha? Here’s What’s Going on this Labor Day Weekend

B-TOWN HAPS: Bumber-wha? Here’s What’s Going on this Labor Day Weekend

It’s Labor Day weekend! FRIDAY, AUG. 31: TODAY is the deadline to get early bird registration for the Oct.7 Brat Trot! White Center Promise Summer Celebration is Friday, Aug. 31 Portland Artist... [Read more]

B-TOWN HAPS: Final Weekend of ‘Anna in the Tropics,’ Blues & Brews & more

B-TOWN HAPS: Final Weekend of ‘Anna in the Tropics,’ Blues & Brews & more

As the hot, hoppin’ dog days of the summer event season winds down, don’t forget to get out and about and enjoy these last nice days before the kids are back in school and you’re walking... [Read more]

B-TOWN HAPS: Pie Joust, Rat City Recon, Pay it Forward, Ice Cream & More!

B-TOWN HAPS: Pie Joust, Rat City Recon, Pay it Forward, Ice Cream & More!

As summer heats up and starts to wind down, there are still plenty of events going on in the area, from ‘Jazz on the Lawn‘ to the 2nd annual Pie Joust (we’ll see you there!) to the Des... [Read more]

B-TOWN HAPS: Why Go to Seafair When There’s So Much to do Here?

B-TOWN HAPS: Why Go to Seafair When There’s So Much to do Here?

It may be Seafair Weekend in Seattle, but there’s plenty of local haps to keep B-Towners close to home (and away from the traffic and parking nightmares), with a garage sale, ‘Jazz on the Lawn,’... [Read more]

B-TOWN HAPS: Jubilee Days, Waterland Parade, Diving Fundraiser & More!

B-TOWN HAPS: Jubilee Days, Waterland Parade, Diving Fundraiser & More!

It’s shaping up to be a very busy weekend in the south end, with White Center’s Jubilee Days, a Farmers Market, BBQ, Classic Car and Wooden Boat Show, along with the Waterland Parade in Des... [Read more]

B-TOWN HAPS: We Won’t Let Gray Skies Dampen Our Weekend, Will We?

B-TOWN HAPS: We Won’t Let Gray Skies Dampen Our Weekend, Will We?

 It’s the weekend before the 4th of July, which means…exactly what again? Oh yeah…more gray skies, perhaps some drizzle? And thousands of B-Towners looking up and saying “when... [Read more]

B-TOWN HAPS: Busy Wild Strawberry Fest & Father’s Day Weekend Haps

B-TOWN HAPS: Busy Wild Strawberry Fest & Father’s Day Weekend Haps

 It’s Burien’s annual Wild Strawberry Festival (and Father’s Day) weekend (download the full schedule here – PDF file)! Lots going on, from…(deep inhale breath) the two-day... [Read more]

B-TOWN HAPS: Garden Tour, Waterfront Farmers Market, Relay for Life & More

B-TOWN HAPS: Garden Tour, Waterfront Farmers Market, Relay for Life & More

 It’s another busy weekend in the B-Town area, with the Des Moines Waterfront Farmers Market at the Marina, Highline Garden Tour, Highline Relay for Life at Mt. Rainier High School and much more... [Read more]

B-TOWN HAPS: Street of Sales, Fireworks Fundraiser, Farmers Market & More

B-TOWN HAPS: Street of Sales, Fireworks Fundraiser, Farmers Market & More

 The first weekend of June is traditionally one where residents start getting into the groove of getting ready for summer, or getting ready for a typical ‘June Gloom.’ We are siding with the... [Read more]

B-TOWN HAPS: Cash Mob, Free Shots, ‘reasons to be pretty’ & Mother’s Day!

B-TOWN HAPS: Cash Mob, Free Shots, ‘reasons to be pretty’ & Mother’s Day!

It’s Mother’s Day weekend, so be sure to treat your Mom well by taking her out to every single one of the following B-Town Haps: FRIDAY, MAY 11: Seahurst Math Club to Host Local Mathematics... [Read more]