day of the dead Section

PHOTOS: Dia de los Muertos returns to Burien Community Center

PHOTOS: Dia de los Muertos returns to Burien Community Center

This past Friday night (Oct. 28), the annual Dia De Los Muertos or “Day of the Dead” celebration was once again held at the Burien Community Center. This traditional event brings story-telling,... [Read more]

Dia De Los Muertos / Day Of The Dead Celebration will be Friday, Oct. 28

Dia De Los Muertos / Day Of The Dead Celebration will be Friday, Oct. 28

Burien’s annual Dia De Los Muertos / Day Of The Dead Celebration will be held at the Community Center from 6 – 9 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 28. Don’t miss this fun-filled evening to learn about... [Read more]

REMINDER: Dia De Los Muertos / Day Of The Dead Celebration is this Friday!

REMINDER: Dia De Los Muertos / Day Of The Dead Celebration is this Friday!

REMINDER: Burien’s FREE Dia De Los Muertos/Day Of The Dead Celebration is set for this Friday, Oct. 30 from 6 – 9 p.m. at the Community Center! New Event!  Free! Burien Community Center, 14700... [Read more]

Burien’s Dia De Los Muertos / Day Of The Dead Celebration will be Oct. 30

Burien’s Dia De Los Muertos / Day Of The Dead Celebration will be Oct. 30

Burien’s Dia De Los Muertos / Day Of The Dead Celebration will be on Friday, Oct. 30 at the Community Center. This is a new, FREE event celebrating a wonderful hispanic celebration. WHEN: Friday,... [Read more]

PHOTOS/VIDEO: Sights & Sounds From ‘Night of 1000 Pumpkins’

PHOTOS/VIDEO: Sights & Sounds From ‘Night of 1000 Pumpkins’

This past Saturday as part of local Day of the Dead celebrations the annual Night of 1000 Pumpkins was held in Dottie Harper Park. This annual event began in 2009 as part of the closing gala for the Burien/Interim... [Read more]

REMINDER: Bring carved pumpkins to ‘Night of 1000 Pumpkins’ this Saturday!

REMINDER: Bring carved pumpkins to ‘Night of 1000 Pumpkins’ this Saturday!

REMINDER: Be sure to bring your carved pumpkins and tea light candles to Dottie Harper Park this Saturday night, Nov. 1 to fill the park up with pumpkins for the ‘Night of 1000 Pumpkins’! The... [Read more]

REMINDER: ‘Night of 1000 Pumpkins’ is Saturday night, Nov. 1!

REMINDER: ‘Night of 1000 Pumpkins’ is Saturday night, Nov. 1!

REMINDER: ‘Night of 1000 Pumpkins’ is returning and will be held next Saturday, Nov. 1 at the Burien Community Center from 6-10 p.m. Entrance to the event is FREE. Wrist bands for unlimited... [Read more]

‘Night of 1000 Pumpkins’ will be Saturday, Nov. 1 at Community Center

‘Night of 1000 Pumpkins’ will be Saturday, Nov. 1 at Community Center

‘Night of 1000 Pumpkins’ is returning and will be held on Saturday, Nov. 1 at the Burien Community Center from 6-10pm. Entrance to the event is FREE. Wrist bands for unlimited carnival games... [Read more]

‘Night of 1,000 Pumpkins’ will haunt Dottie Harper Park on Saturday, Nov. 1

‘Night of 1,000 Pumpkins’ will haunt Dottie Harper Park on Saturday, Nov. 1

The ‘Night of 1,000 Pumpkins’ will haunt Burien’s Dottie Harper Park from 6 – 10 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 1, as a fun family-safe celebration of Halloween and the Day of the Dead! “Bring... [Read more]

SLIDESHOW: Celebrate <i>Dia de los Muertos</i> at a Local, Historic Graveyard

SLIDESHOW: Celebrate Dia de los Muertos at a Local, Historic Graveyard

Story & Photos by Scott Schaefer Welcome to Dia de los Muertos de Burien – The B-Town Blog’s “Day of the Dead” tribute to Burien’s earliest, and sadly, mostly forgotten... [Read more]

Celebrate Dia de los Muertos Nov. 1 & 2 at White Center Community Cultural Center

Celebrate Dia de los Muertos Nov. 1 & 2 at White Center Community Cultural Center

A celebration of Dia de los Muertos (aka “Day of the Dead”) will take place from 5 p.m. – 7 p.m. on Nov. 1 and 2 at the White Center Community Cultural Center, located at 9412 18th Ave SW. “We’ll... [Read more]

REMINDER: “Night Of The Pumpkin” Is Friday Night At Community Center

REMINDER: “Night Of The Pumpkin” Is Friday Night At Community Center

REMINDER: “Night of the Pumpkin” will haunt the Burien Community Center and Dottie Harper Park from 6:30pm – 9pm this Friday night, Oct. 22nd. At this event, you can Learn the THRILLER... [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]

This Was The Burien Week That Was: 11/1 – 11/8/09

This Was The Burien Week That Was: 11/1 – 11/8/09

Lots of interesting news this last week in the Burien area, from Day of the Dead to Election Day to the Day of a Massive Police Response in Tukwila and more. Here are the stories we covered between Nov.... [Read more]

PHOTOS & SOUNDS: The Dead Light Up Night Of 1,000 Pumpkins As B/IAS Prepares For The End

PHOTOS & SOUNDS: The Dead Light Up Night Of 1,000 Pumpkins As B/IAS Prepares For The End

Sunday, Nov. 1st was a Day of the Dead for more than one way in Burien – it was also the last big event to be held at the Interim Art Space, which hosted “Night of 1,000 Pumpkins” as... [Read more]

PHOTOS & SOUNDS: Happy Day Of The Dead From The B-Town Blog – A Tribute To Hillgrove Cemetery

PHOTOS & SOUNDS: Happy Day Of The Dead From The B-Town Blog – A Tribute To Hillgrove Cemetery

Story & Photos by Scott Schaefer Welcome to Dia de las Muertes de Burien – The B-Town Blog’s “Day of the Dead” tribute to Burien’s earliest, and sadly, mostly forgotten... [Read more]

REMINDER: Celebrate Dia de las Muertes & Night Of 1,000 Pumpkins Today/Tonight At B/ IAS

REMINDER: Celebrate Dia de las Muertes & Night Of 1,000 Pumpkins Today/Tonight At B/ IAS

Just when you thought that the fun with the skeletons and candy were done, today (Sunday, Nov. 1st) is the official start of Dia de las Muertes, an Hispanic celebration also known as “Day of the... [Read more]

Celebrate Day Of The Dead With A Night Of 1,000 Pumpkins At B/ IAS Nov. 1st

Celebrate Day Of The Dead With A Night Of 1,000 Pumpkins At B/ IAS Nov. 1st

Burien’s Interim Art Space’s space in time is nearing its completion, with a Dec. 31st deadline fast approaching, and it’s fitting that the final big bash will be a special Day of the... [Read more]

PHOTOS:Scenes From Dia de los Muertos Celebration

PHOTOS:Scenes From Dia de los Muertos Celebration

We dropped by the Dia de los Muertos celebration going on at the Burien Community Center Saturday and took these photos: This altar was created by Spanish II students at Highline's Global Connections... [Read more]

Celebrate “Day Of The Dead” In Burien Nov. 1st & 2nd

Celebrate “Day Of The Dead” In Burien Nov. 1st & 2nd

A special Dia de los Muertos, or “Day of the Dead” celebration will take place Saturday and Sunday Nov. 1st through 2nd from 10am to 6pm at the Burien Community Center, located at 425 SW 144th... [Read more]