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Discover Burien’s 2nd annual ‘Boiling Point’ seafood boil & fundraiser is Aug. 13

Discover Burien’s 2nd annual ‘Boiling Point’ seafood boil & fundraiser is Aug. 13

Discover Burien’s second annual ‘Boiling Point’ seafood boil and fundraiser will be begin at 5 p.m. on Saturday, Aug. 13 on the beach of Seahurst Park. The event will include a magical night of... [Read more]

Grand Opening & Ribbon Cutting for ‘The Oilerie’ will be Saturday, July 30

Grand Opening & Ribbon Cutting for ‘The Oilerie’ will be Saturday, July 30

A Grand Opening and Ribbon Cutting celebration for Advertiser ‘The Oilerie’ will be held on Saturday, July 30 at 11 a.m. The Oilerie is a locally-owned specialty food shop offering imported... [Read more]

Discover Burien holding ‘Active Shooter’ training seminar on Tuesday, July 12

Discover Burien holding ‘Active Shooter’ training seminar on Tuesday, July 12

Discover Burien will be holding an Active Shooter Training seminar on Tuesday, July 12, from 6 – 7 p.m. at the Discover Burien Office, located at 427 SW 152nd Street. This Quarterly meeting will focus... [Read more]

SCAM ALERT: Fraudster trying to collect donations to purchase old fire station

SCAM ALERT: Fraudster trying to collect donations to purchase old fire station

On Friday (July 8), Discover Burien alerted local business owners about a scam involving a woman who is “trying to collect large donations from Burien businesses for the purchase of the old firehouse... [Read more]

Discover Burien’s annual ‘Carnival Days’ will be July 21-24 at Puget Sound Park

Discover Burien’s annual ‘Carnival Days’ will be July 21-24 at Puget Sound Park

Photo by Michael Brunk | nwlens.com Discover Burien’s annual ‘Carnival Days’ is returning to Puget Sound Park, from Thursday, July 21 to Sunday, July 24, from 3 – 10 p.m. Puget Sound... [Read more]

Burien’s Seafair-sanctioned 95th Independence Day Parade will be July 4!

Burien’s Seafair-sanctioned 95th Independence Day Parade will be July 4!

Photos from the 2014 parade courtesy Elston Hill Proudly in its 95th year, the City of Burien’s 4th of July Independence Day parade is the oldest and one of the best attended in King County. The... [Read more]

Father’s Day Car & Motorcycle Show, Chili Cook-Off winners announced

Father’s Day Car & Motorcycle Show, Chili Cook-Off winners announced

Click images to see larger versions/slideshow: Photos courtesy Elston Hill Congrats to the following Father’s Day Car and Motorcycle Show participants, who ended up taking home an award for their... [Read more]

Arts, entertainment, car show & more at Wild Strawberry Festival this weekend!

Arts, entertainment, car show & more at Wild Strawberry Festival this weekend!

Burien’s annual Wild Strawberry Festival is coming up at Town Square Park this weekend – Saturday, June 18 and Sunday, June 19! The festival – along with the Father’s Day Car Show – attracts... [Read more]

Discover Burien elects/re-elects five Board Members at annual meeting

Discover Burien elects/re-elects five Board Members at annual meeting

Discover Burien welcomed two new members, as well as three returning members to serve on the board at their Annual Membership meeting, held on Wednesday May 11 at Revelle Hall at Navos. Each board member... [Read more]

Free ‘Family Fun Run’ will be Thursday, May 19 at Burien Town Square Park

Free ‘Family Fun Run’ will be Thursday, May 19 at Burien Town Square Park

A free ‘Family Fun Run’ – a scavenger hunt style race for runners and walkers of all ages – will be held on Thursday, May 19, from 5:30 – 8 p.m. at Burien Town Square Park. The 60-minute... [Read more]

Burien Farmers Market opens TODAY at Town Square Park

Burien Farmers Market opens TODAY at Town Square Park

The Burien Farmers’ Market 2016 season officially opens TODAY – Thursday, May 5 – then will run every Thursday through mid-October at Town Square Park, located at SW 152nd Street and 5th Place SW. Hours... [Read more]

PHOTOS BY ISABEL: Hundreds help beautify Burien in annual ‘Clean Sweep’

PHOTOS BY ISABEL: Hundreds help beautify Burien in annual ‘Clean Sweep’

[EDITOR’S NOTE: Back with more great work is our youngest-ever Contributor – 11-year old Isabel Herbruger – who has earned a Girl Scout badge in Journalism, and is also developing her skills for... [Read more]

Burien’s Independence Day Parade will be Seafair Sanctioned this year

Burien’s Independence Day Parade will be Seafair Sanctioned this year

Photo by Michael Brunk | nwlens.com Discover Burien announced Wednesday (April 13) that the city’s Independence Day Parade has been officially accepted as a Seafair Sanctioned Community Event. The... [Read more]

Volunteers needed to help clean Burien at ‘Clean Sweep’ on Saturday, April 30

Volunteers needed to help clean Burien at ‘Clean Sweep’ on Saturday, April 30

Volunteers are needed to roll up their sleeves to tackle trash and beautify Burien during the city’s annual ‘Clean Sweep,’ starting at 8 a.m. on Saturday, April 30, and sponsored by Recology... [Read more]

JOB: Discover Burien seeking applicants for Executive Director position

JOB: Discover Burien seeking applicants for Executive Director position

Discover Burien is actively seeking qualified candidates to submit their materials for consideration for the position of Executive Director. The position is a full-time salaried exempt position ($45,000-$50,000... [Read more]

‘Burien Bites’ Taste of Burien fundraiser will be Thursday, April 14

‘Burien Bites’ Taste of Burien fundraiser will be Thursday, April 14

Home Task and Discover Burien will be presenting the 2016 ‘Burien Bites’ Taste of Burien fundraiser event on Thursday, April 14, from 5 – 8 p.m. Join participating restaurants for a “taste”... [Read more]

SAVE THE DATE: Discover Burien’s annual ‘Clean Sweep’ will be Sat., April 30

SAVE THE DATE: Discover Burien’s annual ‘Clean Sweep’ will be Sat., April 30

Discover Burien’s annual ‘Clean Sweep’ will be held from 8 a.m. – 1 p.m. on Saturday, April 30, starting at its new home base – the brand new Burien Fire Station #2, located at 900... [Read more]

REMINDER: Discover Burien awards will be presented this Friday, March 18

REMINDER: Discover Burien awards will be presented this Friday, March 18

Discover Burien’s annual ‘Best of Burien’ Dinner and Fundraising Auction will be held starting at 6 p.m. this Friday, March 18 at the Burien Community Center, located at 14700 6th Ave SW. The event... [Read more]

REMINDER: Discover Burien awards will be presented Friday, March 18

REMINDER: Discover Burien awards will be presented Friday, March 18

Discover Burien’s annual ‘Best of Burien’ Dinner and Fundraising Auction will be held starting at 6 p.m. on Friday, March 18 at the Burien Community Center, located at 14700 6th Ave SW. The event... [Read more]

Northwest Symphony Orchestra to perform at Holy Rosary Church Mar. 19

Northwest Symphony Orchestra to perform at Holy Rosary Church Mar. 19

Discover Burien member Northwest Symphony Orchestra continues their Season with a performance on Saturday, March 19, at 8 p.m. at Holy Rosary Catholic Church in West Seattle. The program will feature... [Read more]

Discover Burien awards scholarship to Highline High senior Jose Niizuma

Discover Burien awards scholarship to Highline High senior Jose Niizuma

Discover Burien awarded the first recipient of its new “Making Burien Awesome” scholarship to Jose Niizuma, a senior at Highline High School. Jose maintains a 3.7 GPA, and also participates in athletics... [Read more]

Andrea Reay stepping down as Executive Director of Discover Burien

Andrea Reay stepping down as Executive Director of Discover Burien

Discover Burien Executive Director Andrea Reay announced via email Thursday (Feb. 11) that she will be stepping down from her position at Discover Burien. Reay was first hired for the position in Dec.,... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Ribbon Cutting & Grand Opening of ‘The Bite Sandwich Company’ is Feb. 10

Ribbon Cutting & Grand Opening of ‘The Bite Sandwich Company’ is Feb. 10

A Ribbon Cutting & Grand Opening of ‘The Bite Sandwich Company’ will be held on Wednesday, Feb. 10, from 10:30 a.m. – Noon. “Discover Burien is happy to welcome new business and... [Read more]