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While Eagle Landing Park stairs may look open again, the city says they’re not

While Eagle Landing Park stairs may look open again, the city says they’re not

Last week, Burien resident Gregory Rehmke ventured down to Eagle Landing Park, where he discovered that the long-closed stairs appeared to be re-opened. However, these stairs – which were very popular... [Read more]

Council hears parks no longer overnight homeless camps; community marketplace sought

Council hears parks no longer overnight homeless camps; community marketplace sought

By Jack Mayne The Burien Parks pilot program to get homeless people to find other places to spend the night seems to be a success, Police Chief Ted Boe told the Burien City Council Monday night (July 1). The... [Read more]

REMINDER: Burien’s ‘Great Day of Play’ is Saturday at Moshier Park & Art Center

REMINDER: Burien’s ‘Great Day of Play’ is Saturday at Moshier Park & Art Center

REMINDER: Burien’s ‘Great Day of Play’ will be this Saturday, June 29, 2019 at Moshier Memorial Park and Art Center, from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. “Summer is here! Let’s get out... [Read more]

Burien’s ‘Great Day of Play’ will be Saturday, June 29 at Moshier Park & Art Center

Burien’s ‘Great Day of Play’ will be Saturday, June 29 at Moshier Park & Art Center

Burien’s ‘Great Day of Play’ will be Saturday, June 29, 2019 at Moshier Memorial Park and Art Center, from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. “Summer is here! Let’s get out and play!” This... [Read more]

FREE Family Fun Run & Scavenger Hunt will be Wednesday, May 22

FREE Family Fun Run & Scavenger Hunt will be Wednesday, May 22

The FREE Family Fun Run & Scavenger Hunt will be held at Town Square Park on Wednesday, May 22. Get ready because the 60-minute dash starts at 6:30 p.m. when the map of local businesses holding raffle... [Read more]

City announces parking lot updates for three Burien Parks

City announces parking lot updates for three Burien Parks

The City of Burien released an update on the status of parking lots at some local parks: The parking lots at Eagle Landing Park and Miller Creek Trail are currently open. The upper parking lot at Seahurst... [Read more]

Sponsored Post JOB: City of Burien looking to hire Recreation Leader

JOB: City of Burien looking to hire Recreation Leader

The City of Burien is hiring: Recreation Leader II The City of Burien is seeking passionate, caring, energetic, and dependable individuals to serve as Recreation Leaders. Join us in providing a fun, safe... [Read more]

VIDEO: Magical Arts-A-Glow grows its glow with additional space, attendance

VIDEO: Magical Arts-A-Glow grows its glow with additional space, attendance

On Saturday night, Sept. 8, the area around Burien’s Dottie Harper Park was dotted with dozens of cars trying to park, all in an effort to attend the city’s magical, annual ‘Arts-A-Glow’... [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]

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]

VIDEO: City of Burien recommends removing Eagle Landing Park stairs

VIDEO: City of Burien recommends removing Eagle Landing Park stairs

At a Community Meeting on July 19, City of Burien staff announced that they are recommending the removal of the stairs at Eagle Landing Park, “due to hillside instability and hazardous hillside conditions.” The... [Read more]

Large grass fire burns Southern Heights Park Monday afternoon

Large grass fire burns Southern Heights Park Monday afternoon

Three fire engines and a Battalion Chief were sent to a large grass fire at Southern Heights Park in north Burien Monday afternoon, July 9. Southern Heights Park, located at 12025 14th Avenue S. (map below),... [Read more]

Burien Park’s ‘Music (& Theater) in the Park’ starts Thursday, July 12

Burien Park’s ‘Music (& Theater) in the Park’ starts Thursday, July 12

Burien’s annual ‘Music in the Park’ starts Thursday, July 12, and will continue at Lake Burien School Memorial Park through Aug. 16. This year will also feature Shakespeare in the Park,... [Read more]

REMINDER: Burien’s new & FREE ‘Great Day of Play’ is this Saturday

REMINDER: Burien’s new & FREE ‘Great Day of Play’ is this Saturday

REMINDER: Burien’s new – and FREE – ‘Great Day of Play’ will be held this Saturday, June 30, from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.at Moshier Fields & Art Center. Join in and have FUN at the Great Day... [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]

Burien Park’s ‘Great Day of Play’ will be Saturday, June 30

Burien Park’s ‘Great Day of Play’ will be Saturday, June 30

Burien Park’s ‘Great Day of Play’ will be held on Saturday, June 30, 2018, from 10 a.m. – Noon at Moshier Community Art Center. SUMMER IS HERE… LET’S GET OUT & PLAY! Event... [Read more]

CALL FOR ARTISTS: Burien Arts-A-Glow Lantern Festival seeking Artists

CALL FOR ARTISTS: Burien Arts-A-Glow Lantern Festival seeking Artists

CALL FOR ARTISTS: Burien Arts-A-Glow Lantern Festival & Procession is seeking Artists: WHERE: Dottie Harper Park, Burien, WA WHEN: September 8, 2018, 5– 10 p.m. INFO: www.burienwa.gov/GLOW DEADLINE... [Read more]

Burien Parks’ annual Family Valentine’s Ball will be Saturday, Feb. 10

Burien Parks’ annual Family Valentine’s Ball will be Saturday, Feb. 10

Burien Parks’ Family Valentine’s Ball will be held on Saturday, Feb. 10 at the Burien Community Center. Dads bring your daughters; moms bring your sons…or come as a family to enjoy a... [Read more]

New survey invites residents to voice their Vision for Burien’s Parks

New survey invites residents to voice their Vision for Burien’s Parks

A new survey gives residents another chance to help shape the future vision for Burien’s parks, recreation, and cultural services. The Parks and Recreation Department has been holding public meetings... [Read more]