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Applications for Discover Burien’s ‘Making Burien Awesome’ scholarship open

Applications for Discover Burien’s ‘Making Burien Awesome’ scholarship open

Discover Burien is now accepting applications for its 2018 “Making Burien Awesome” Scholarship program. The scholarship fund – started in 2015 – was designed to help students in our community achieve... [Read more]

Discover Burien announces winners of Creepy Crawlers Costume Contest

Discover Burien announces winners of Creepy Crawlers Costume Contest

Discover Burien announced its Costume Contest winners from the first-ever ‘Creepy Crawlers Pub Crawl,’ held last Saturday, Oct. 28, with the top winner(s) taking home a $1,000 prize. The winners... [Read more]

Jennafer Price Cargill selected as new Executive Director of Discover Burien

Jennafer Price Cargill selected as new Executive Director of Discover Burien

Discover Burien announced on Wednesday (Nov. 1) that Jennafer Price Cargill has been selected as the new Executive Director of the organization. Ms. Price Cargill moved to the local area in 2006, and comes... [Read more]

‘Calling all Wieners!’ Dogs needed for Wiener Dog races this Saturday!

‘Calling all Wieners!’ Dogs needed for Wiener Dog races this Saturday!

Discover Burien is currently looking for four-legged canine registrants for its Wiener Dog races, part of the annual ‘Boo In Burien’ being held this Saturday, Oct. 28. The race starts at 3:30... [Read more]

Creepy Crawlers Pub Crawl & Costume Contest will be Sat. night, Oct. 28

Creepy Crawlers Pub Crawl & Costume Contest will be Sat. night, Oct. 28

After enjoying the Boo In Burien, Discover Burien invites everyone (21 and over) to the inaugural Creepy Crawlers Pub Crawl and Costume Contest on Saturday, Oct. 28, from 6 p.m. – Midnight. Nine Burien... [Read more]

Annual ‘Boo In Burien’ – & ‘Creepy Crawlers Pub Crawl’ – will be Sat., Oct. 28

Annual ‘Boo In Burien’ – & ‘Creepy Crawlers Pub Crawl’ – will be Sat., Oct. 28

Discover Burien’s annual ‘Boo In Burien’ – and the first-ever ‘Creepy Crawlers Pub Crawl – will be held in downtown Burien on Saturday, Oct. 28. ‘Boo,’ the safe... [Read more]

Discover Burien’s ‘Business Watch’ safety meeting will be Tuesday, Oct. 17

Discover Burien’s ‘Business Watch’ safety meeting will be Tuesday, Oct. 17

Discover Burien will be holding its quarterly ‘Business Watch’ meeting on Tuesday, Oct. 17, from 6 – 7 p.m. at their office in downtown Burien. “Meet with local law enforcement and... [Read more]

Burien’s annual Wellness Fair will be Saturday, Sept. 16 at Merrill Gardens

Burien’s annual Wellness Fair will be Saturday, Sept. 16 at Merrill Gardens

Burien’s annual celebration of healthy living will be held at Merrill Gardens on Saturday, Sept. 16, from 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. This fun and FREE community event will be held at the new Merrill Gardens... [Read more]

JOB: Discover Burien seeking part-time Executive Director

JOB: Discover Burien seeking part-time Executive Director

Discover Burien is seeking a part-time Executive Director to help them fulfill their mission to create and sustain a vibrant economy and dynamic community through promotion and education. About Us: At... [Read more]

B-TOWN BIZ: Ribbon Cutting & Wine Tasting for Humble Vine Wine Thurs.

B-TOWN BIZ: Ribbon Cutting & Wine Tasting for Humble Vine Wine Thurs.

Discover Burien will be welcoming new member Humble Vine Wine and Gift Shoppe with a Grand Opening, Ribbon Cutting and Wine Tasting this Thursday, Aug. 3, starting at 5 p.m. Owners Ryan and Leah Ables... [Read more]

Discover Burien’s ‘Boiling Point’ fundraiser dinner will be Aug. 12

Discover Burien’s ‘Boiling Point’ fundraiser dinner will be Aug. 12

Discover Burien’s third annual ‘Boiling Point’ Seafood Boil fundraiser dinner will be held on Saturday, Aug. 12 at Seahurst Park. The event will start at 5 p.m., and will include a... [Read more]

PHOTOS: ‘Balloon Glow’ kicks off Carnival Days, which runs through Sun.

PHOTOS: ‘Balloon Glow’ kicks off Carnival Days, which runs through Sun.

Courtesy Elston Hill comes these great photos of Thursday night’s ‘Balloon Glow’ kick-off event of Discover Burien’s Carnival Days, which continues through Sunday at Puget Sound... [Read more]

REMINDER: Olde Burien Block Party will rock the block all day this Saturday!

REMINDER: Olde Burien Block Party will rock the block all day this Saturday!

REMINDER: The annual Olde Burien Block party is set for all day this Saturday, July 15! The street will be closed from 10 a.m. to 11 p.m. – come down to SW 152nd Street between Ambaum Blvd. SW and... [Read more]

Carnival Days will run July 20-23; ‘Balloon Glow’ will be Thursday, July 20

Carnival Days will run July 20-23; ‘Balloon Glow’ will be Thursday, July 20

Photo by Michael Brunk | nwlens.com Discover Burien’s ‘Carnival Days’ will run from Thursday, July 20 through Sunday, July 23 at Puget Sound Park. On Thursday, July 20 there will be a... [Read more]

REMINDER: It’s Wild Strawberry Festival weekend, and here’s the schedule!

REMINDER: It’s Wild Strawberry Festival weekend, and here’s the schedule!

REMINDER: It’s Wild Strawberry Festival & Father’s Day Car Show weekend! Festivities start at and around Burien Town Square Park on Saturday, June 17 (10 a.m. – 6 p.m.), and Sunday,... [Read more]

Burien’s 96th annual Independence Day Parade will follow a new route this year

Burien’s 96th annual Independence Day Parade will follow a new route this year

Proudly in its 96th year, the City of Burien’s 4th of July Independence Day parade is the oldest and one of the best attended in King County, and this year it will follow a new route. The parade is also... [Read more]

13th annual Father’s Day Car Show & Chili Cook-Off will be this Sunday, June 18!

13th annual Father’s Day Car Show & Chili Cook-Off will be this Sunday, June 18!

Now in its 13th year, the annual Father’s Day Car Show & Chili Cook-Off – coming Sunday, June 18 – features lean mean cruzin’ machines, and has become a perfect date with Dad. Beautifully-restored... [Read more]

SAVE THE DATE: Olde Burien Block Party will be Saturday, July 15

SAVE THE DATE: Olde Burien Block Party will be Saturday, July 15

SAVE THE DATE: Discover Burien’s Annual Olde Burien Block party will happen on Saturday, July 15, in Olde Burien SW 152nd Street between Ambaum Blvd. and 10th Ave SW (map below) from 10 a.m. and... [Read more]

Discover Burien’s Farmers Market opens Thurs., May 4, continues through Oct.

Discover Burien’s Farmers Market opens Thurs., May 4, continues through Oct.

Next week brings us to the start of Discover Burien’s Farmers Market – with opening day on Thursday, May 4th 2017, from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. at Town Square Park. Many of your favorite vendors as well... [Read more]

Volunteers needed for Discover Burien’s ‘Clean Sweep’ on Saturday, April 29

Volunteers needed for Discover Burien’s ‘Clean Sweep’ on Saturday, April 29

It’s time again to roll up those sleeves to tackle trash and beautify Burien during Discover Burien’s annual Clean Sweep Event, starting at 8 a.m. on Saturday, April 29, and sponsored by Recology... [Read more]

Eat your way through town for a good cause at Burien Bites on Thurs., April 13

Eat your way through town for a good cause at Burien Bites on Thurs., April 13

The 6th annual ‘Burien Bites’ fundraiser will be held in downtown Burien, from 5 – 8 p.m. on Thursday, April 13. Created by Hometask Owner Jerrod Sessler, and organized by Discover Burien,... [Read more]

REMINDER: Discover Burien’s ‘Best of Burien’ awards dinner is Friday, Mar. 10

REMINDER: Discover Burien’s ‘Best of Burien’ awards dinner is Friday, Mar. 10

REMINDER: Discover Burien’s annual “Best of Burien” award Dinner and Auction fundraiser will be held on Friday, March 10 at the Burien Community Center. The fundraiser dinner will start at 6... [Read more]

Discover Burien announces its ‘Best of Burien’ winners; awards dinner Mar. 10

Discover Burien announces its ‘Best of Burien’ winners; awards dinner Mar. 10

Discover Burien announced its “Best of Burien” award winners, which will be presented at its annual Dinner and Auction fundraiser on Friday, March 10 at the Burien Community Center, located at 14700... [Read more]

Learn ‘How to Market to Actually Make Money’ at Discover Burien event Feb. 23

Learn ‘How to Market to Actually Make Money’ at Discover Burien event Feb. 23

Discover Burien’s monthly “Ask the Professional” Education Event for February – set for Thursday, Feb. 23 – will be with the Washington State Small Business Development Center: “How to... [Read more]