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Here’s the schedule for this Saturday’s Discover Burien ‘Winterfest’

Here’s the schedule for this Saturday’s Discover Burien ‘Winterfest’

Discover Burien’s Annual Winterfest celebration takes place this Saturday, Dec. 6, from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. in Downtown and Olde Burien! Winterfest is a wonderful event that encourages community... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Get FREE Santa Photos taken at Berkshire Hathaway offices on Saturday, Dec. 6

Get FREE Santa Photos taken at Berkshire Hathaway offices on Saturday, Dec. 6

Real Estate Sponsor Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Northwest will be participating in Winterfest in Burien on Dec. 6, with FREE Santa Photos from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.! “It’s Winterfest in Burien!”... [Read more]

Shop Local in Burien at ‘Small Business Saturday’ this Saturday, Nov 29!

Shop Local in Burien at ‘Small Business Saturday’ this Saturday, Nov 29!

Discover Burien is proud to support Small Business Saturday®, which is a day to celebrate and support our small businesses in Burien and all they do for our community. “When we shop local we support... [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]

Discover Burien’s ‘Olde Burien Holiday Open House’ will be Thursday, Nov. 6

Discover Burien’s ‘Olde Burien Holiday Open House’ will be Thursday, Nov. 6

Kick off the holiday season and discover Olde Burien retailers and restaurants at Discover Burien’s annual Olde Burien Holiday Open House on Thursday, Nov. 6 from 5 – 8 p.m. on SW 152nd Street... [Read more]

‘Boo in Burien’ Trick-n-Treat event is set for Saturday, Oct. 25

‘Boo in Burien’ Trick-n-Treat event is set for Saturday, Oct. 25

Discover Burien’s annual ‘Boo in Burien’ Trick-n-Treat event is set for Saturday, Oct. 25 from Noon – 5 p.m. throughout the downtown area. This family-friendly event will include: Horse... [Read more]

Fall Carnival Days is coming to Puget Sound Park Sept. 18–21

Fall Carnival Days is coming to Puget Sound Park Sept. 18–21

Get ready to welcome the Fall Season with the thrill only a carnival can provide – Discover Burien is proud to announce the return of Fall Carnival Days, to be held at Puget Sound Park from Thursday,... [Read more]

B-TOWN BIZ: ‘Jersey Mike’s Subs’ to open with free sub fundraiser Aug. 27

B-TOWN BIZ: ‘Jersey Mike’s Subs’ to open with free sub fundraiser Aug. 27

New B-Town business ‘Jersey Mike’s Subs’ – located in the Five Corners shopping area – will open in Burien with a free sub fundraiser from Wednesday, Aug. 27 to Sunday, Aug. 31 to support... [Read more]

REMINDER: Benefit screening of UFO film for Discover Burien is this Friday

REMINDER: Benefit screening of UFO film for Discover Burien is this Friday

REMINDER: A benefit screening of the locally-produced UFO film “The Maury Island Incident” for Discover Burien will be in one week – Friday night, Aug. 1 – at the Tin Theater, with the... [Read more]

REMINDER: Benefit screening of local UFO film for Discover Burien is Aug. 1

REMINDER: Benefit screening of local UFO film for Discover Burien is Aug. 1

REMINDER: A benefit screening of the locally-produced UFO film “The Maury Island Incident” for Discover Burien will be in two weeks – Friday night, Aug. 1 – at the Tin Theater, starting... [Read more]

Benefit screening of local UFO film for Discover Burien will be Friday, Aug. 1

Benefit screening of local UFO film for Discover Burien will be Friday, Aug. 1

A benefit screening of the locally-produced UFO film “The Maury Island Incident” for Discover Burien will take place on Friday night, Aug. 1 at the Tin Theater, starting at 7 p.m. “The Maury... [Read more]

Winners announced for 2014 Father’s Day Car Show & Chili Cook-Off

Winners announced for 2014 Father’s Day Car Show & Chili Cook-Off

Congrats to the following Father’s Day Car Show participants who ended up taking home an award for their cars: Oldest/Original Car: Eric Moe – 1917 Model T Date Car: Dennis Engberg – 1955... [Read more]

Five elected to Discover Burien Board Wednesday night

Five elected to Discover Burien Board Wednesday night

At Wednesday night’s (June 11) annual membership meeting and election at Navos, five members were elected to the Discover Burien Board of Directors. Each will serve a three-year term for the local,... [Read more]

Hey Chili Chefs – now’s your chance to prove you’ve got the winning recipe!

Hey Chili Chefs – now’s your chance to prove you’ve got the winning recipe!

Think you’ve got the BEST chili recipe? Want to show off what your grandma used to make? Or better yet, that special, secret recipe YOU invented? Sign up your restaurant, office, friends or family... [Read more]

Over 5 tons of trash was picked up during Discover Burien’s ‘Clean Sweep’

Over 5 tons of trash was picked up during Discover Burien’s ‘Clean Sweep’

The numbers are finally in for the 2014 Burien Clean Sweep – over 200 volunteers arrived at Fire Station No.2 to help keep Burien clean the morning of April 29, and collected a total of 5.34 tons of... [Read more]

6 nominees announced for 5 seats on Discover Burien Board; election June 11

6 nominees announced for 5 seats on Discover Burien Board; election June 11

[EDITOR’S NOTE: BTB Founder/Publisher Scott Schaefer is on the Board of Discover Burien, a local business non-profit.] Discover Burien’s Annual Membership Meeting and Board Elections is scheduled... [Read more]

REMINDER: Burien’s Clean Sweep & Shred Day is this Saturday, April 26

REMINDER: Burien’s Clean Sweep & Shred Day is this Saturday, April 26

[EDITOR’S NOTE: BTB Founder/Publisher Scott Schaefer is on the Board of Discover Burien, a local business non-profit.] REMINDER: It’s time again to roll up your sleeves to tackle trash and beautify... [Read more]

Discover Burien’s 2014 Farmers Market season starts Thursday, May 1

Discover Burien’s 2014 Farmers Market season starts Thursday, May 1

[EDITOR’S NOTE: BTB Founder/Publisher Scott Schaefer is on the Board of Discover Burien, a local business non-profit.] Discover Burien will again put on its weekly Farmers Market starting Thursday,... [Read more]

Discover Burien’s annual Clean Sweep & Shred Day will be Saturday, April 26

Discover Burien’s annual Clean Sweep & Shred Day will be Saturday, April 26

[EDITOR’S NOTE: BTB Founder/Publisher Scott Schaefer is on the Board of Discover Burien, a local business non-profit.] It’s time again to roll up those sleeves to tackle trash and beautify Burien... [Read more]

Discover Burien Awards Dinner and Auction raises over $16,000

Discover Burien Awards Dinner and Auction raises over $16,000

[EDITOR’S NOTE: BTB Founder/Publisher Scott Schaefer is on the Board of Discover Burien, a local business non-profit.] The Discover Burien Awards Dinner and Auction, held on Friday, March 28, raised... [Read more]

Discover Burien gives out awards to locals who are ‘Making Burien Awesome’

Discover Burien gives out awards to locals who are ‘Making Burien Awesome’

[EDITOR’S NOTE: BTB Founder/Publisher Scott Schaefer is on the Board of Discover Burien, a local business non-profit whose mission is ‘Making Burien Awesome!’] Story & Photos by Scott... [Read more]

Discover Burien announces ‘Best of Burien’ award winners; dinner is Mar. 28

Discover Burien announces ‘Best of Burien’ award winners; dinner is Mar. 28

[DISCLAIMER: BTB Founder/Publisher Scott Schaefer is a Board member for Discover Burien, a local non-profit business association.] On Tuesday (March 18), Discover Burien announced its ‘Best of Burien’... [Read more]

REMINDER: Deadline to vote for Discover Burien’s ‘Best of Burien’ is Wed.

REMINDER: Deadline to vote for Discover Burien’s ‘Best of Burien’ is Wed.

REMINDER: The deadline to vote for Discover Burien’s annual ‘Best of Burien’ competition is this Wednesday, March 5 – to place your vote, click here. Winners will be announced at the organization’s... [Read more]

Discover Burien’s annual ‘Best of Burien’ Dinner/Auction will be March 28

Discover Burien’s annual ‘Best of Burien’ Dinner/Auction will be March 28

Discover Burien’s annual ‘Best of Burien’ Dinner and Auction fundraiser will be held starting at 6 p.m. on Friday, March 28 at the Burien Community Center, located at 14700 6th Ave SW. The... [Read more]

Ribbon Cutting for ‘Kre-8-Tive Kidz International Academy’ is Saturday

Ribbon Cutting for ‘Kre-8-Tive Kidz International Academy’ is Saturday

Discover Burien will be welcoming a new business to B-Town – Kre-8-Tive Kidz International Academy – with a special ribbon cutting ceremony and open house this Saturday, Feb. 8…

REMINDER: Enjoy soup in an artistic bowl, fight hunger at ‘Empty Bowls’ Fri.

REMINDER: Enjoy soup in an artistic bowl, fight hunger at ‘Empty Bowls’ Fri.

REMINDER: Help fight hunger in our community AND enjoy some great food at the 2014 ‘Empty Bowls’ fundraiser this Friday, Jan. 31 at the Burien Community Center…

Andrea Reay selected as new Executive Director of Discover Burien

Andrea Reay selected as new Executive Director of Discover Burien

The Board of Discover Burien (NOTE: BTB Founder/Publisher Scott Schaefer sits on the board) announced Thursday, Dec. 5 that Andrea Reay will serve as its new Executive Director. “The board worked extremely... [Read more]

REMINDER: Discover Burien’s annual ‘Winterfest’ is this Saturday, Dec. 7

REMINDER: Discover Burien’s annual ‘Winterfest’ is this Saturday, Dec. 7

REMINDER: Discover Burien’s annual ‘Winterfest’ is this Saturday, Dec. 7, from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. in downtown Burien. From 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., stroll streets decked out in their holiday... [Read more]