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Find out who won B-Town’s BEST Food & Drink awards & $100 Gift Card prize!

Find out who won B-Town’s BEST Food & Drink awards & $100 Gift Card prize!

Burien’s first-ever B-Town’s BEST Food & Drink awards has closed its polls and is ready to present our winning restaurants and dining establishments! Our contest was designed as a hyperlocal food... [Read more]

REMINDER: B-Town’s BEST Food & Drink voting deadline is midnight Sat.

REMINDER: B-Town’s BEST Food & Drink voting deadline is midnight Sat.

REMINDER: The deadline to vote for B-Town’s BEST Food & Drink is midnight this Saturday, Sept. 23, so be sure to cast your vote NOW for the BEST Food & Drink here: www.b-townsbest.com One... [Read more]

REMINDER: Deadline to vote for B-Town’s BEST Food & Drink is Saturday

REMINDER: Deadline to vote for B-Town’s BEST Food & Drink is Saturday

REMINDER: The deadline to vote for B-Town’s BEST Food & Drink is this coming Saturday, Sept. 23, so be sure to cast your vote now for the BEST Food & Drink here: www.b-townsbest.com One... [Read more]

B-Town’s BEST Food & Drink voting has opened! Vote & enter to win $100 gift card

B-Town’s BEST Food & Drink voting has opened! Vote & enter to win $100 gift card

Voting for B-Town’s BEST Food & Drink has officially opened – cast your vote now for the BEST Food & Drink here: www.b-townsbest.com One lucky Voter will win a $100 Gift Card prize to... [Read more]

Vote for B-Town’s BEST Food & Drink, win $100 gift certificate starting Aug. 9

Vote for B-Town’s BEST Food & Drink, win $100 gift certificate starting Aug. 9

The B-Town (Burien) Blog will be launching its first-ever “B-Town’s BEST Food & Drink” competition on Aug. 9, 2017, with a $100 Gift Card prize for one lucky voter. This contest will focus on... [Read more]

City of Burien awarding $150 prizes in new #BurienSummer Photo Contest

City of Burien awarding $150 prizes in new #BurienSummer Photo Contest

The City of Burien on Friday (July 14) announced that it’s holding a #BurienSummer Photo Contest, with a deadline to enter of Sept. 4, 2017: Enter the #BurienSummer Photo Contest! What are the... [Read more]

Marcy Maki of the Burien Growthmasters 4801 Club wins speech contest

Marcy Maki of the Burien Growthmasters 4801 Club wins speech contest

Marcy Maki (pictured above, center) of the Burien Growthmasters 4801 Club took a first-place finish in the Toastmaster’s Area 41/42 International Speech and Evaluation Contest on Monday, March 27, 2017... [Read more]

City of Burien holding Stormwater Film Contest for High School Students

City of Burien holding Stormwater Film Contest for High School Students

The City of Burien announced this week its first-ever PSA (Public Service Announcement) Stormwater Film Contest for High School Students. This year, the contest theme is stormwater pollution—why... [Read more]

VIDEOS: ‘Battle of Burien’ dancers compete at Community Center Saturday

VIDEOS: ‘Battle of Burien’ dancers compete at Community Center Saturday

While protestors took to the streets on Saturday (Jan. 21), another skirmish was happening right here in B-Town – the annual ‘Battle of Burien’ breakdance competition…

Burien Film Festival winners announced; will be featured at Tuesday Happy Hour

Burien Film Festival winners announced; will be featured at Tuesday Happy Hour

The winners of the 2nd annual Burien Film Festival were awarded at the event Friday night (April 1), and (“the envelope please…“) they are: Best Film: Harlon, Meet Lea Second Place:... [Read more]

VIDEO: Trailer for Burien Film Festival – to be held April 1 – has been released

VIDEO: Trailer for Burien Film Festival – to be held April 1 – has been released

A new trailer promoting the 2nd annual Burien Film Festival – to be held Friday, April 1 in Olde Burien – was released this weekend, and it includes clips from five entries: 2016 Burien Film Festival... [Read more]

Trailer for <em>I Whisper Your Name, I Scream Your Name</em> BFF entry released

Trailer for I Whisper Your Name, I Scream Your Name BFF entry released

The first trailer for an entry into the Burien Film Festival (BFF) has been released – check out the teaser for Johnny Briggs’ “I Whisper Your Name, I Scream Your Name“: The Burien... [Read more]

CALL FOR FILMMAKERS: Burien Film Festival now accepting ~5-minute movies

CALL FOR FILMMAKERS: Burien Film Festival now accepting ~5-minute movies

Burien Film Festival (BFF) 2016’s five­-minute short film contest will screen on April 1, in conjunction with the Burien UFO Festival! This year BFF will highlight Burien’s 17 neighborhoods. Movie... [Read more]

Call for Artists & Filmmakers for 2nd Burien Film Festival; meeting set Jan. 26

Call for Artists & Filmmakers for 2nd Burien Film Festival; meeting set Jan. 26

The Second Annual Burien Film Festival will be held on Friday, April 1, 2016 in Olde Burien, and organizers have put out a ‘Call for Artists’ – both for Artists and Filmmakers – with... [Read more]

Sunday is your last chance to submit photos for Burien Film Office contest

Sunday is your last chance to submit photos for Burien Film Office contest

Your last chance to submit photos for Storyboard Burien – the film siting photo contest sponsored by the Burien Film Office – will be this Sunday, Nov. 8. As we previously reported, the city is inviting... [Read more]

City of Burien Film Office holding ‘Storyboard Burien’ Photo Contest

City of Burien Film Office holding ‘Storyboard Burien’ Photo Contest

The City of Burien announced Friday (Oct. 2) that its new Film Office will be holding a ‘Storyboard Burien’ Photo Contest. “The Burien Film Office is asking residents and visitors to... [Read more]

Vote LOCAL in KING5’s 2015 ‘Best of Western Washington’ contest

Vote LOCAL in KING5’s 2015 ‘Best of Western Washington’ contest

KING5’s annual ‘Best of Western Washington‘ contest has begun, so it’s time to cast your votes to help some of B-Town’s local businesses! Several area businesses and organizations... [Read more]

Here’s how to enter Burien Brat Trot’s ‘Wandering Brat’ Instagram contest

Here’s how to enter Burien Brat Trot’s ‘Wandering Brat’ Instagram contest

Brat Trot Emcee Manuela Horn shows off her seven new ‘Wandering Brat’ friends she recently met at the Tin Room. Back by popular demand, Organizers of the Burien Brat Trot – coming Sunday,... [Read more]

Sponsored Post ‘Where’s Waldo?’ Somewhere in Burien, and Page 2 Books is holding a contest

‘Where’s Waldo?’ Somewhere in Burien, and Page 2 Books is holding a contest

Waldo is hiding within 25 businesses in downtown Burien. If you find him, you can win great prizes in Page 2 Books’ second annual “Where’s Waldo?” scavenger hunt! Here’s how to play: Pick... [Read more]

Burien Student’s Artwork to be seen by 3.2 million people in Voters’ Pamphlet

Burien Student’s Artwork to be seen by 3.2 million people in Voters’ Pamphlet

The following story is courtesy the Washington State Secretary of State’s office: Emily Cain began Wednesday morning at Burien’s Cedarhurst Elementary School like she has many times before it.... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Enter to win $50,000 during Berkshire Hathaway’s ‘Open House Weekend’!

Enter to win $50,000 during Berkshire Hathaway’s ‘Open House Weekend’!

Make sure to enter Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Northwest’s ‘Open House Weekend’ this weekend (April 18–19, 2015) for your chance to win $50,000 and a consultation with the stars... [Read more]

VIDEOS: Inaugural Burien Film Festival kicks off with 10 original short films

VIDEOS: Inaugural Burien Film Festival kicks off with 10 original short films

The inaugural Burien Film Festival (BFF) kicked off at the 3rd annual Burien UFO Festival on Wednesday night, April 1, showcasing 10 original short films shot in the city and utilizing local businesses. The... [Read more]

4th annual ‘Burien Bites’ food fundraiser will be Thursday, April 9

4th annual ‘Burien Bites’ food fundraiser will be Thursday, April 9

Burien Bites – one of Burien’s most delectable events of the year – is returning on Thursday, April 9, from 5 – 9 p.m.! The event will be held at HomeTask, located at 611 SW 152nd Street. SCHEDULE: 5... [Read more]

Burien UFO Festival to feature original short movies as part of new Film Festival

Burien UFO Festival to feature original short movies as part of new Film Festival

This year, the Burien UFO Festival (‘BUFO’) – set for Wednesday, April 1 – will introduce the first-ever Burien Film Festival, featuring locally-made short, sci-fi themed films vying... [Read more]