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Bruce Wynn is Discover Burien’s new Executive Director

Bruce Wynn is Discover Burien’s new Executive Director

Discover Burien on Wednesday (Feb. 15) announced that its new Executive Director is Bruce Wynn, who comes to the organization from Kirkland. Mr. Wynn comes to the organization with extensive experience... [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]

Ribbon Cutting for Medzo Gelato Bar and Travel Café will be Friday, Feb. 10

Ribbon Cutting for Medzo Gelato Bar and Travel Café will be Friday, Feb. 10

New Discover Burien member Medzo Gelato Bar and Travel Café will be holding a Grand Opening and Ribbon Cutting Ceremony this Friday, Feb. 10 at 12 p.m., and all are invited. “Join us for Gelato... [Read more]

Yazmine Chable-Felix is the 2017 ‘Making Burien Awesome’ scholarship winner

Yazmine Chable-Felix is the 2017 ‘Making Burien Awesome’ scholarship winner

Discover Burien this week announced Yazmine Chable-Felix as the winner of its 2017 “Making Burien Awesome” Scholarship program. The scholarship fund was designed to help students in our community... [Read more]

Organizers thank all who made the 2017 ‘Empty Bowls’ a record-setting success

Organizers thank all who made the 2017 ‘Empty Bowls’ a record-setting success

Burien Parks, Recreation and Cultural Services, Discover Burien, Highline Food Bank, and the White Center Food Bank would like to thank all the donors and participants who made the 2017 Burien Empty Bowls... [Read more]

Sponsorship opportunities for Discover Burien’s 2017 events now available

Sponsorship opportunities for Discover Burien’s 2017 events now available

Local non-profit Discover Burien (we’re members) wants our Readers to know that they’ve opened sponsorship opportunities for their 2017 events: Sponsorship is one of the fastest growing forms... [Read more]

Voting is now open for Discover Burien’s ‘Best of Burien’ 2017 Awards

Voting is now open for Discover Burien’s ‘Best of Burien’ 2017 Awards

Each year, local non-profit business organization Discover Burien asks the community to vote for their favorites and the deserving in Burien, and voting is now open for the 2017 awards. All are asked... [Read more]

Sponsored Post JOB: Discover Burien seeking Part Time Executive Director

JOB: Discover Burien seeking Part Time Executive Director

Local business non-profit Discover Burien is seeking to hire a Part Time Executive Director, with the deadline to apply Jan. 13, 2017: Discover Burien was founded in 2002 by a group of dedicated business... [Read more]

Discover Burien’s annual Holiday Party will be Wed. at Boulevard Park Place

Discover Burien’s annual Holiday Party will be Wed. at Boulevard Park Place

Discover Burien’s annual Member Holiday Party will be held this Wednesday, Dec. 14, from 5:30 – 7 p.m. at Boulevard Park Place, located at 2805 SW 125th Street. “We love our members and want... [Read more]

REMINDER: Discover Burien’s ‘Winterfest’ will be this Saturday, Dec. 3

REMINDER: Discover Burien’s ‘Winterfest’ will be this Saturday, Dec. 3

REMINDER: You won’t want to miss this fun filled day – Discover Burien’s annual celebration of Winterfest will be held this Saturday (Dec. 3) in downtown Burien, from 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. From horse-drawn... [Read more]

Discover Burien’s FREE ‘Winterfest’ will be Saturday Dec. 3!

Discover Burien’s FREE ‘Winterfest’ will be Saturday Dec. 3!

Celebrate the holiday season by shopping locally at Discover Burien’s ‘Winterfest,’ to be held from 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. on Saturday, Dec. 3 in downtown Burien! Festivities include free... [Read more]

Discover Burien says ‘SHOP LOCAL!’ Small Business Saturday will be Nov. 26

Discover Burien says ‘SHOP LOCAL!’ Small Business Saturday will be Nov. 26

Discover Burien is proud to participate again this year as a neighborhood champion for Small Business Saturday® as promoted by American Express. This year Small Business Saturday will be Nov. 26. What... [Read more]

Discover Burien announces ‘Making Burien Awesome’ Scholarship for 2016

Discover Burien announces ‘Making Burien Awesome’ Scholarship for 2016

This week, Discover Burien announced its “Making Burien Awesome” Scholarship for 2016. The mission of this scholarship is to provide financial assistance to individuals enrolled for undergraduate study... [Read more]

REMINDER: Final Burien Farmers Market for 2016 is Thursday, Oct. 27!

REMINDER: Final Burien Farmers Market for 2016 is Thursday, Oct. 27!

REMINDER: The final Burien Farmers Market for the 2016 season is this THURSDAY, Oct. 27, from 11 a.m. – 6 p.m. at Town Square Park, located at SW 152nd Street and 5th Place SW. Everyone and anyone who... [Read more]

Safe trick-or-treating, Wiener Dog Race & more at ‘Boo in Burien’ on Sat., Oct. 29

Safe trick-or-treating, Wiener Dog Race & more at ‘Boo in Burien’ on Sat., Oct. 29

Discover Burien’s annual ‘BOO IN BURIEN’ will be held on Saturday, Oct. 29 in downtown Burien, from Noon – 4 p.m. This FREE event includes a Safe Trick-n-Treat outing for families,... [Read more]

Burien’s Community Wellness Fair coming to Town Square Park Sat., Sept. 17

Burien’s Community Wellness Fair coming to Town Square Park Sat., Sept. 17

Burien’s annual celebration of healthy living will be held at downtown Burien’s Town Square Park on Saturday, Sept. 17, from 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. Healthy activities for your mind, body and spirit will... [Read more]

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]