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SAVE THE DATE: Dia de los Muertos celebration will be Friday, Nov. 3

SAVE THE DATE: Dia de los Muertos celebration will be Friday, Nov. 3

SAVE THE DATE: Burien’s free ‘Dia de los Muertos’ (Day of the Dead) events are coming to the Burien Community Center on Friday, Nov. 3, 2017. This fun, family-friendly event is open... [Read more]

PHOTOS: Scenes from the 4th of July in Burien’s Three Tree Point neighborhood

PHOTOS: Scenes from the 4th of July in Burien’s Three Tree Point neighborhood

The 4th of July is an awesome, day-long celebration in Burien’s beautiful Three Tree Point neighborhood – starting with a community breakfast, flag-raising ceremony, kids’ parade and games,... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Shamrock Kids Day Celebration at Three Tree Wellness Center this Saturday

Shamrock Kids Day Celebration at Three Tree Wellness Center this Saturday

A ‘Shamrock Kids Day Celebration’ will be held at Three Tree Wellness Center this Saturday, March 14, from 11 a.m. – 2 p.m.: Fun Shamrock Crafts for Kids Fun Kids Yoga Free Children’s... [Read more]

PHOTOS/VIDEO: Burien Beach Party Celebrates Seahurst Park Renovation

PHOTOS/VIDEO: Burien Beach Party Celebrates Seahurst Park Renovation

To celebrate the completion of the work to restore the north shoreline at Seahurst Park, the Burien Parks folks threw a huge beach party on Friday, October 3 and invited the public to come experience the... [Read more]

S’mores, sing-alongs, campfire & more to celebrate restored Seahurst Park Oct. 3

S’mores, sing-alongs, campfire & more to celebrate restored Seahurst Park Oct. 3

Burien Parks will be celebrating the opening of the newly-restored Seahurst Park Beach with a special campout on Friday, Oct. 3 from 6:30 – 8 p.m.  “We may not have a traditional bonfire…but... [Read more]

PHOTOS/VIDEO: Sights & Sounds from the Arts-A-Glow Lantern Festival

PHOTOS/VIDEO: Sights & Sounds from the Arts-A-Glow Lantern Festival

This past Saturday evening was an absolutely perfect night to be outdoors enjoying the weather, especially if you were at Dottie Harper Park in Burien for the 2014 Arts-A-Glow lantern festival! BTB’s... [Read more]

Highline Schools Foundation celebrates 2014 Gold Star Award Winners

Highline Schools Foundation celebrates 2014 Gold Star Award Winners

On Thursday, March 20 the Highline Schools Foundation for Excellence hosted their 2014 Gold Star Award Bash. This annual event celebrates the outstanding Teachers, Volunteers, Alumni, Staff and Administrators... [Read more]

PHOTOS: Scenes from Wednesday’s Seattle Seahawks Super Bowl celebration

PHOTOS: Scenes from Wednesday’s Seattle Seahawks Super Bowl celebration

th crowd estimates ranging from 700,000 to 1 million, downtown Seattle was jam-packed with throngs of exuberant 12th Fans celebrating the Seattle Seahawks overwhelmingly awesome Super Bowl victory on Wednesday…

PHOTOS: Scenes From Saturday Night’s Arts-A-Glow Celebration!

PHOTOS: Scenes From Saturday Night’s Arts-A-Glow Celebration!

After a week of tumultuous weather leading up to Saturday’s big event, it was anyone’s guess what conditions would greet attendees as they made their way to Burien’s Dottie Harper Park. The... [Read more]

PHOTOS: Three Tree Point Fireworks Display Paints Night Sky Over Burien

PHOTOS: Three Tree Point Fireworks Display Paints Night Sky Over Burien

While a few cities in south King County still host public fireworks displays on Independence Day, Burien sadly isn’t one of them. The fireworks here are part of a day-long neighborhood celebration... [Read more]

PHOTOS: Scenes From Burien’s 92nd Annual Independence Day Parade

PHOTOS: Scenes From Burien’s 92nd Annual Independence Day Parade

Who doesn’t love a parade? Not us, that’s for sure! Burien’s 92nd Annual Independence Day Parade started out under somewhat cloudy skies but the just kept getting better, and better as... [Read more]

Celebrate the Summer Solstice this Friday at Burien Town Square Park

Celebrate the Summer Solstice this Friday at Burien Town Square Park

Burien Parks will be celebrating Summer Solstice at Town Square Park from 10 a.m. – 1 p.m. this Friday, June 21, with the Bubbleman, a concert and folks from the Astronomical Society. Technically, the... [Read more]

PHOTOS: Winners Honored at Gold Star Awards BASH Thursday Night

PHOTOS: Winners Honored at Gold Star Awards BASH Thursday Night

The Highline Schools Foundation announced the winners of the 2013 Gold Star Awards at their second Annual Gold Star Awards BASH Thursday night (March 21), in Burien. Over 200 district teachers, parents,... [Read more]

Happy 20th Birthday Burien!

Happy 20th Birthday Burien!

Sgt. Pepper may not have “taught the band to play,” but 20 years ago today – Feb. 28, 1993 to be exact – Burien incorporated into a city. A celebration will be held at this coming Monday... [Read more]

‘Peace and Prosperity 2012’ Coming to Burien Community Center Dec. 8

‘Peace and Prosperity 2012’ Coming to Burien Community Center Dec. 8

‘Peace and Prosperity 2012,’ a free, fun-filled holiday celebration for the entire family, will take place on Saturday, Dec. 8 from 9 a.m. – Noon at the Burien Community Center. The celebration... [Read more]

Mariachi, Mayham, Poker And Champagne Head The New Year’s Lineup

Mariachi, Mayham, Poker And Champagne Head The New Year’s Lineup

This year, why not celebrate the New Year locally right here in B-Town? Here’s what we found out about happenings right here in beautiful downtown Burien. Bistro Baffi: Chef Michael has prepared a four-course... [Read more]

SLIDESHOW: Sights & Sounds From Burien’s Night Of The Pumpkin

SLIDESHOW: Sights & Sounds From Burien’s Night Of The Pumpkin

This past Friday (Oct 22) ghosts, goblins and other spooky creatures of the night took over the community center and Dottie Harper Park to celebrate the “Night of the Pumkpin.” This family-friendly... [Read more]

Celebrate “Dia De Muertos” In White Center Nov. 1st & 2nd

Celebrate “Dia De Muertos” In White Center Nov. 1st & 2nd

Dia De Muertos, aka “Day of the Dead,” will be coming to the White Center Community Cultural Center on Nov. 1st and 2nd, and residents are encouraged to participate by building an alter, showing... [Read more]

SLIDESHOW: Sights And Sounds From The Olde Burien Block Party

SLIDESHOW: Sights And Sounds From The Olde Burien Block Party

The annual Olde Burien Block Party took place this past Saturday (July 17) under a beautiful, blue, summer sky. Things started off a little slow and quiet but it didn’t take long for the streets... [Read more]

PHOTOS: White Center Jubilee Days Wind Down

PHOTOS: White Center Jubilee Days Wind Down

The final day of the White Center Jubilee celebration starts off with gray skies and cool temperatures, but the promise of sunshine later today still lingers. Despite events wrapping up today, there’s... [Read more]

TIME LAPSE/PHOTOS/VIDEOS: Three Tree Point Celebrates The 4th

TIME LAPSE/PHOTOS/VIDEOS: Three Tree Point Celebrates The 4th

Despite gray skies and occasional rain, Burien’s Three Tree Point neighborhood celebrated Independence Day 2010 with a day full of block party-like activities, starting with a community breakfast... [Read more]

SLIDESHOW: Sights And Sounds From Burien’s Independence Day Parade

SLIDESHOW: Sights And Sounds From Burien’s Independence Day Parade

Despite threatening gray skies, residents lined the streets of downtown Burien to celebrate the 4th of July with the annual Independence Day Parade. Excited kids and adults alike enjoyed a procession of... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Welcome Our Latest Advertiser: Three Tree Point Fireworks Fund

Welcome Our Latest Advertiser: Three Tree Point Fireworks Fund

Two of your B-Town Bloggers live in the Tree Tree Point area of Burien – Publisher/Editor Scott Schaefer and his family, as well as Sales Diva Janet Grella and her husband, Michael. We’ve been... [Read more]

The Best of the Best Honored in Gold Star Awards Ceremony

The Best of the Best Honored in Gold Star Awards Ceremony

Story by Janet Grella with photos by Michael Brunk Over 300 supporters of the Highline Schools Foundation for Excellence gathered at the DoubleTree Guest Suites in Southcenter on Friday, May 21st to celebrate... [Read more]