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Sponsored Post It’s not too late to save 15% on the best toys from Advertiser Curious Kidstuff!

It’s not too late to save 15% on the best toys from Advertiser Curious Kidstuff!

Time is running out for Santa to fill his sack, but help is on the way! Advertiser Curious Kidstuff – located in the West Seattle Junction – is offering BTB readers a special 15% discount on... [Read more]

Sponsored Post You can still order from Dan the Sausageman & get delivery by Christmas!

You can still order from Dan the Sausageman & get delivery by Christmas!

Burien’s own Dan the Sausageman wants all our Readers to know that there’s still time to order his special holiday gift boxes for guaranteed deliver by Christmas if your order is placed by Midnight... [Read more]

Burien Police Officers will help at this year’s ‘Shop with a Cop’ on Saturday

Burien Police Officers will help at this year’s ‘Shop with a Cop’ on Saturday

Officers from the Burien Police Department will be helping again at this year’s “Shop with a Cop” at the Covington Walmart, set for this Saturday, Dec. 13. This event is sponsored by the Maple Valley... [Read more]

Marshawn Lynch’s Mom helping local business’ ‘Toys for Tots’ drive

Marshawn Lynch’s Mom helping local business’ ‘Toys for Tots’ drive

With the help of the Mom of Marshawn Lynch, a Toys for Tots Drive is going on at Three Tree Wellness, with a chance for Donors to win a massage or Seahawks gear. This holiday season, Three Tree Wellness... [Read more]

Toys for Tots Drive starts Monday, Dec. 8

Toys for Tots Drive starts Monday, Dec. 8

The annual Toys for Tots Drive starts this coming Monday, Dec. 8, and here’s how YOU can participate: ELIGIBILITY: King County residents are eligible to receive toys for children from infant to... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Burien Bark’s Normandy Park location great place to find your Christmas tree

Burien Bark’s Normandy Park location great place to find your Christmas tree

The Burien Bark Family (Advertisers and friends of the blog) are keeping the local holiday spirit alive by opening a second Christmas tree lot once again this year. The second lot is open right now at... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Join the Song at St. Luke’s Annual Carol Sing event on Sunday, Dec. 21

Join the Song at St. Luke’s Annual Carol Sing event on Sunday, Dec. 21

Join the song at St. Luke’s Annual Carol Sing event on Sunday, Dec. 21 at 4:30 p.m.! Festive carols and stories, hot cider, cookies, cheese and wine are on the bill for this donation-only event at... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Advertiser Pit Stop Bottle Shop’s 1st Tree Decorating Party is Saturday, Dec. 6

Advertiser Pit Stop Bottle Shop’s 1st Tree Decorating Party is Saturday, Dec. 6

Advertiser Pit Stop Bottle Shop will be holding its first-ever Christmas Tree Decorating Party this Saturday, Dec. 6, starting at 6 p.m., and all are invited! “Come join us decorate our Christmas... [Read more]

Annual Burien Tree Lighting Festival will be Wednesday, Dec. 3 at Economy Wiring

Annual Burien Tree Lighting Festival will be Wednesday, Dec. 3 at Economy Wiring

It’s that time of year again – the Burien Tree Lighting Festival ceremony will begin at 5:30 p.m. this Wednesday, Dec. 3 at the large Fir tree at the Economy Wiring store located at 633 SW 148th Street... [Read more]

ChoralSounds Northwest kicks off 30th season with Christmas concerts Dec 13-14

ChoralSounds Northwest kicks off 30th season with Christmas concerts Dec 13-14

Under the baton of new Artistic Director Ryan Ellis, ChoralSounds Northwest (CSN) will look back at its first 30 years of music-making in Burien with Shining Night on Dec. 13–14. The Christmas show includes... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Learn Wreath Making this Saturday at Zenith Holland Gardens in Des Moines

Learn Wreath Making this Saturday at Zenith Holland Gardens in Des Moines

Friend of the Blog and Advertiser Zenith Holland Gardens in Des Moines will hold their terrific annual Wreath Making Class this Saturday, Nov. 22. It starts at 11 a.m. and the cost is $49.95. You’ll... [Read more]

SAVE THE DATES: ‘Living Nativity’ at Highline Christian Church Dec. 12-13

SAVE THE DATES: ‘Living Nativity’ at Highline Christian Church Dec. 12-13

Highline Christian Church’s ‘Outdoor Living Nativity’ will be held on Friday, Dec. 12 and Saturday, Dec. 13 at their campus at 14859 1st Ave South in Burien. “You’re invited... [Read more]

Soroptimist Holiday Wreaths & Garlands on sale to raise funds for local charities

Soroptimist Holiday Wreaths & Garlands on sale to raise funds for local charities

Soroptimist Holiday Wreaths & Garlands are on sale, as a fundraiser for local charities. “Your 24-inch wreath is freshly made: hand-crafted with mixed evergreens of western cedar, blue-berried... [Read more]

Join the song at St. Luke’s Annual ‘Carol Sing’ this Sunday, Dec. 15

Join the song at St. Luke’s Annual ‘Carol Sing’ this Sunday, Dec. 15

Join the song at St. Luke’s Annual ‘Carol Sing,’ to be held Sunday, Dec. 15 starting at 4:30 p.m. Festive carols and stories, hot cider, cookies, cheese and wine are on the bill for this... [Read more]

B-TOWN UNDERCOVER: A Secret Santa has decorated a Tree in Burien

B-TOWN UNDERCOVER: A Secret Santa has decorated a Tree in Burien

by Shawn Underwood There is a secret Santa in Burien, more specifically near the hairpin turn at Maplewild Ave SW and SW 156th Street. Maybe Secret Santa (SS) is in cahoots with the shell fairy? For those... [Read more]

PHOTOS: Scenes from on board a Des Moines Yacht Club Christmas Boat

PHOTOS: Scenes from on board a Des Moines Yacht Club Christmas Boat

Burien Arts’ John Unbehend sent us the following photos, which depict a different view of the annual Christmas Boat Parade – from on board: “We were lucky to be invited on the cruise by... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Olde Burien businesses offering great Gift Baskets for sale during holidays

Olde Burien businesses offering great Gift Baskets for sale during holidays

This holiday season, some of the businesses in Olde Burien have collaborated to offer shoppers the opportunity to purchase gift baskets, available for pre-order now through Christmas Eve. There are two... [Read more]

Kid’s Santa Party will be Sunday at the Normandy Park Cove

Kid’s Santa Party will be Sunday at the Normandy Park Cove

A Kid’s Santa Party, with Santa, balloon animals, desserts, and arts & crafts for kids and families will be Sunday, Dec. 8 at the Normand Park Cove. “Come on down for your family photo... [Read more]

Burien Tree Lighting Celebration will be Wednesday at Economy Wiring

Burien Tree Lighting Celebration will be Wednesday at Economy Wiring

It’s that time of year again – the Burien Tree Lighting Festival will be held starting at 5:30 p.m. this Wednesday, Dec. 4 at the large Fir tree at the Economy Wiring store located at 633 SW 148th... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Christmas Trees have arrived at Advertiser Burien Bark’s two lots!

Christmas Trees have arrived at Advertiser Burien Bark’s two lots!

Christmas Trees have arrived at Advertiser Burien Bark’s two lots – at their regular storefront on 1st Ave South as well as at the former Herr Backyard Nursery at SW 160th and 1st in Five Corners. “We... [Read more]

Normandy Park’s first-ever tree lighting ceremony will be Saturday, Dec. 7

Normandy Park’s first-ever tree lighting ceremony will be Saturday, Dec. 7

Normandy Park’s first-ever tree lighting ceremony will be at 4:30 p.m. on Saturday, Dec. 7 at the Normandy Park Towne Center. There will also be daytime events at Manhattan Village AND the second... [Read more]

Sponsored Post REMINDER: Open House TODAY (Saturday) at Burien Bark on SW 160th

REMINDER: Open House TODAY (Saturday) at Burien Bark on SW 160th

Come on down TODAY – Saturday, Nov. 23 – to Burien Bark’s Christmas gift lot at the former Herr Backyard Nursery at Five Corners. It’s located at the southwest corner of 1st Avenue South... [Read more]

ChoralSounds Northwest brings ‘Joy to the World’ with Dec. 7 holiday concert

ChoralSounds Northwest brings ‘Joy to the World’ with Dec. 7 holiday concert

ChoralSounds Northwest will bring ‘Joy to the World’ with their 2013 Holiday Concert on Saturday, Dec. 7 at the Highline Performing Arts Center. For his third season with ChoralSounds Northwest... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Open House this Saturday at Burien Bark’s SW 160th location

Open House this Saturday at Burien Bark’s SW 160th location

Come on down this Saturday, Nov. 23, for an Open House at Burien Bark’s Christmas gift lot at the former Herr Backyard Nursery at Five Corners. It’s located at the southwest corner of 1st Avenue... [Read more]

Soroptimist Holiday Wreaths & Garlands are now available for purchase

Soroptimist Holiday Wreaths & Garlands are now available for purchase

Soroptimist Holiday Wreaths & Garlands are now available for purchase, serving as a fundraiser for the local non-profit. “Perfect for family, friends, clients or employee gifts,” reads... [Read more]

Help Local Boy Scouts – Recycle Your Christmas Tree in Burien Jan. 5 & 6!

Help Local Boy Scouts – Recycle Your Christmas Tree in Burien Jan. 5 & 6!

It’s that time of year again, when the holiday trimmings come off, get put into big plastic storage bins and stored in the shed, leaving behind a dilapidated and dried up, dangerously-flammable Christmas... [Read more]

PHOTO: Fir on Maplewild Ave SW Has Been Turned Into a Holiday Tree

PHOTO: Fir on Maplewild Ave SW Has Been Turned Into a Holiday Tree

On the west side of Maplewild Ave SW, just north of where it turns into SW 156th Street as it makes its windy loop down to Burien’s Three Tree Point, a wild fir tree has been adorned with some holiday... [Read more]

Get Gifts Wrapped & Help Raise Money for Furry Faces & AARF Foundation

Get Gifts Wrapped & Help Raise Money for Furry Faces & AARF Foundation

You can get your gifts wrapped AND help raise money for two local animal organizations – Furry Faces and the ‘AARF’ (Animal Aid & Rescue) Foundation – at several area establishmens... [Read more]