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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]

Discover Burien Awards to be presented March 18; have YOU voted yet?

Discover Burien Awards to be presented March 18; have YOU voted yet?

Discover Burien’s annual ‘Best of Burien’ Awards 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... [Read more]

SAVE THE DATE: Discover Burien’s ‘Best of Burien’ awards will be March 18

SAVE THE DATE: Discover Burien’s ‘Best of Burien’ awards will be March 18

SAVE THE DATE: 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... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Discover Burien’s ‘Tax Preparation for Business Owners’ will be Thurs., Jan. 28

Discover Burien’s ‘Tax Preparation for Business Owners’ will be Thurs., Jan. 28

Discover Burien is holding a ‘Tax Preparation for Business Owners’ educational event on Thursday, Jan. 28, from 7:30 – 8:30 a.m. at their offices at 427 SW 152nd Street. Discover Burien... [Read more]

B-TOWN BIZ: Grand Opening of Burien Fish House is this Saturday, Dec. 12

B-TOWN BIZ: Grand Opening of Burien Fish House is this Saturday, Dec. 12

You are invited to the Grand Opening of Burien Fish House, with a ribbon cutting celebration this Saturday, Dec. 12, starting at 10:30 a.m. Burien Fish House is a locally-owned seafood restaurant specializing... [Read more]

REMINDER: Discover Burien’s annual ‘Winterfest’ celebration is Saturday, Dec. 5

REMINDER: Discover Burien’s annual ‘Winterfest’ celebration is Saturday, Dec. 5

REMINDER: Discover Burien’s annual ‘Winterfest’ celebration will be held this Saturday, Dec. 5 in downtown Burien, from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. This community event welcomes the holiday season... [Read more]

REMINDER: Help local businesses at ‘Small Business Saturday’ this Saturday!

REMINDER: Help local businesses at ‘Small Business Saturday’ this Saturday!

REMINDER: Discover Burien is participating again this year as a neighborhood champion for ‘Small Business Saturday®,’ which is set for this Saturday, Nov. 28. This is a day to celebrate and... [Read more]

Discover Burien’s annual ‘Winterfest’ celebration will be Saturday, Dec. 5

Discover Burien’s annual ‘Winterfest’ celebration will be Saturday, Dec. 5

Discover Burien’s annual ‘Winterfest’ celebration will be held Saturday, Dec. 5 in downtown Burien, from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. This community event welcomes the holiday season with free horse-drawn... [Read more]

Discover Burien is ‘Making Burien Awesome’ with new Student Scholarship

Discover Burien is ‘Making Burien Awesome’ with new Student Scholarship

Thanks to the generosity of its members, and an organizational partnership with the Burien/White Center Rotary Club, Discover Burien announced that it has established a new scholarship to help students... [Read more]

‘Calling All Wieners!’ Discover Burien’s Wiener Dog Race will be this Saturday

‘Calling All Wieners!’ Discover Burien’s Wiener Dog Race will be this Saturday

There may be a lot of ‘Wieners’ but only one Winner at the annual “Boo in Burien” Wiener Dog Race, to be held at 3 p.m. this Saturday, Oct. 24 at Town Square Park. Dachshunds from all over... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Discover Burien’s ‘Shop Burien’ campaign starts today

Discover Burien’s ‘Shop Burien’ campaign starts today

Advertiser Discover Burien announced that their new “Shop Burien” incentive campaign – which kicks off today (Friday, Oct. 9) – will be active until Nov. 28. “This project is very simple,”... [Read more]

REMINDER: The Carnival is coming to Burien’s Puget Sound Park this weekend

REMINDER: The Carnival is coming to Burien’s Puget Sound Park this weekend

REMINDER: The carnival is coming back to Burien, from Sept. 24 – 27, at Puget Sound Park, located at 135 SW 126th Street. There will be games, rides, and entertainment for the whole family. Puget Sound... [Read more]

REMINDER: Community Wellness Fair is at Town Square Park Saturday

REMINDER: Community Wellness Fair is at Town Square Park Saturday

REMINDER: Burien’s annual celebration of healthy living – the Wellness Fair – will be held at Town Square Park this Saturday, Sept. 19, from 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. Healthy activities for your mind, body... [Read more]

The Carnival is coming to Burien’s Puget Sound Park Sept. 24–27

The Carnival is coming to Burien’s Puget Sound Park Sept. 24–27

The carnival is coming back to town the weekend of Sept. 24–27, at Puget Sound Park, located at 135 SW 126th Street in North Burien. There will be games, rides, and entertainment for the whole family! Puget... [Read more]

Longtime resident Margie Gibb has passed away

Longtime resident Margie Gibb has passed away

Longtime resident Margie Gibb passed away suddenly last Friday night, Aug. 28. “Margie was one of the founding board members of Discover Burien, a regular volunteer at our Farmers Market, and we... [Read more]

REMINDER: Discover Burien’s ‘Boiling Point’ will be Saturday, Aug. 8

REMINDER: Discover Burien’s ‘Boiling Point’ will be Saturday, Aug. 8

You’re invited to attend Discover Burien’s first annual ‘Boiling Point’ seafood boil and “fun”draiser, starting at 7 p.m. on Saturday, Aug. 8 on the beach of Seahurst Park, located at 1600... [Read more]

LETTER: Discover Burien Exec. Director responds about moving Farmers Market

LETTER: Discover Burien Exec. Director responds about moving Farmers Market

[EDITOR’S NOTE: The following is a Letter to the Editor, written by a Reader. It does not necessarily reflect the opinion of The B-Town Blog nor its staff:] Hi Chestine, Thank you so much for your... [Read more]

LETTER: Resident wants Burien Farmers Market moved to Sundays

LETTER: Resident wants Burien Farmers Market moved to Sundays

[EDITOR’S NOTE: The following is a Letter to the Editor, written by a Reader. It does not necessarily reflect the opinion of The B-Town Blog nor its staff:] To Andrea Reay and the Board of Directors... [Read more]

Discover Burien’s ‘Boiling Point’ Seafood Boil & Fundraiser will be Saturday, Aug. 8

Discover Burien’s ‘Boiling Point’ Seafood Boil & Fundraiser will be Saturday, Aug. 8

Discover Burien’s first-ever ‘Boiling Point’ Seafood Boil and Fundraiser will be held starting at 7 p.m. on Saturday, Aug. 8 on the beach of Seahurst Park, located at 1600 SW Seahurst Park Road in... [Read more]

REMINDER: 4th of July Parade starts at 3pm Saturday, follows new route (w/map)

REMINDER: 4th of July Parade starts at 3pm Saturday, follows new route (w/map)

REMINDER: Burien’s 94th annual 4th of July Parade will begin at 3 p.m. on Saturday, July 4, and will follow a new route this year! This event is the oldest and one of the best attended in King County,... [Read more]

The 94th annual Independence Day Parade will march through Burien July 4!

The 94th annual Independence Day Parade will march through Burien July 4!

This post was updated with a new map on June 29, 2015: Now in it’s 94th year, the city of Burien’s 4th of July parade is the oldest and one of the best attended in King County, and this year it will... [Read more]

PHOTOS: Scenes from the 2015 Father’s Day Car Show & Chili Cook-Off

PHOTOS: Scenes from the 2015 Father’s Day Car Show & Chili Cook-Off

Courtesy Dina Hrisko comes these photos from last Sunday’s Discover Burien Father’s Day Car Show & Chili Cook-Off (click images to see larger versions): People’s Choice Award –... [Read more]

Learn about business & commercial safety at Discover Burien event June 9

Learn about business & commercial safety at Discover Burien event June 9

Discover Burien, along with the City of Burien and the Police Department, will be sponsoring the second in a series of quarterly meetings on ways to improve safety for our business and commercial districts... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Advertiser Blissful Knead dazzles at Discover Burien After Hours Event

Advertiser Blissful Knead dazzles at Discover Burien After Hours Event

Two months after its grand opening, Advertiser Blissful Knead hosted local business owners and organizations at a Discover Burien After Hours Networking Event on May 20. Attendees enjoyed food from... [Read more]

Discover Burien’s ‘What to know before you sign’ seminars will be May 26 & 30

Discover Burien’s ‘What to know before you sign’ seminars will be May 26 & 30

Discover Burien is partnering with Dan Mathews of Kidder Mathews to present an educational seminar – to be held May 26 and May 30 – for business owners who have questions about their lease agreements... [Read more]

Five members selected to serve on Discover Burien board Wednesday night

Five members selected to serve on Discover Burien board Wednesday night

Discover Burien welcomed five members to serve on the board on Wednesday night, May 13, at the annual membership meeting at Revelle Hall at Navos. Each board member will serve a term of 3 years. The board... [Read more]