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Burien Parks releases its 2017 ‘Music (& Theatre) In The Park’ lineups!

Burien Parks releases its 2017 ‘Music (& Theatre) In The Park’ lineups!

The City of Burien Parks, Recreation and Cultural Services released its 2017 lineup for both ‘Music In The Park’ and ‘Theatre In The Park’ FREE summer events. ‘Music In The... [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]

‘Strawberry Jam’ dance competition will be this Saturday at Strawberry Festival

‘Strawberry Jam’ dance competition will be this Saturday at Strawberry Festival

Dancers will be back in the heart of Burien’s annual Wild Strawberry Festival on the main stage at Town Square Park this Saturday, June 17, from 3 – 6 p.m. This is a FREE dance competition,... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Taste wines from Ginkgo Forest Winery this Thursday at Tin Room Bar & Theater

Taste wines from Ginkgo Forest Winery this Thursday at Tin Room Bar & Theater

From Advertiser The Tin Room Bar & Theater: A Wine Tasting will be held this Thursday, June 15, from 5 – 7 p.m. at the Tin Rom Bar & Theater. Featuring wines from the Ginkgo Forest Winery, Wahluke... [Read more]

Sunday Brunch + LIVE commentary with ‘The Maury Island Incident’ on June 25!

Sunday Brunch + LIVE commentary with ‘The Maury Island Incident’ on June 25!

Enjoy a unique, tasty and fun ‘Sunday Brunch with The Maury Island Incident’ on Sunday, June 25 from 11 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. at The Tin Theater! You’ll enjoy brunch, plus view a special,... [Read more]

Wild Strawberry Festival, Father’s Day Car Show & Chili Cook-Off is June 17-18

Wild Strawberry Festival, Father’s Day Car Show & Chili Cook-Off is June 17-18

Summer is almost here and soon it’ll be time for the annual Wild Strawberry Festival, Father’s Day Car Show and the Chili Cook-off – coming to Burien Town Square on Saturday, June 17 and Sunday,... [Read more]

REMINDER: Watch Student Films at Film Office Happy Hour Tuesday night

REMINDER: Watch Student Films at Film Office Happy Hour Tuesday night

REMINDER: The City of Burien will be the main guest as they present the winners of their recent Stormwater Film Contest at the Film Office Happy Hour this Tuesday, June 6. This free and open all-ages... [Read more]

Inaugural Burien PRIDE event draws huge crowd to Town Square Park Sat.

Inaugural Burien PRIDE event draws huge crowd to Town Square Park Sat.

Click images to see larger versions/slideshow: By Xanna Don’t Photos by Ann L. Brown On Saturday, June 3, Burien celebrated its first-ever LGBTQ PRIDE event at a packed Town Square Park.... [Read more]

The first-ever Burien PRIDE Festival is this Saturday at Town Square Park

The first-ever Burien PRIDE Festival is this Saturday at Town Square Park

The first-ever Burien PRIDE Festival will be this Saturday, June 3 at Town Square Park. This free and open, all-ages event will run from 10 a.m. – 10 p.m. at the park, which is located on SW 152nd... [Read more]

Burien Film Festival will kick-off with outdoor screening of cartoons on June 22

Burien Film Festival will kick-off with outdoor screening of cartoons on June 22

To open its 2017 event, the Burien Film Festival will be holding an outdoor screening of old-school silent cartoons with live musical accompaniment on Thursday, June 22. This FREE, all-ages event will... [Read more]

Burien’s Wild Strawberry Festival & Father’s Day Car Show will be June 17-18

Burien’s Wild Strawberry Festival & Father’s Day Car Show will be June 17-18

Burien’s annual Wild Strawberry Festival – a family-friendly event, filled with musical performances, games and activities for youth, vendor booths, and food trucks – will be held the weekend... [Read more]

Watch local Student Films at next Burien Film Office Happy Hour Tues., June 6

Watch local Student Films at next Burien Film Office Happy Hour Tues., June 6

The City of Burien will be the main guest as they present the winners of their recent Stormwater Film Contest at the Film Office Happy Hour on Tuesday, June 6. This free and open all-ages event will run... [Read more]

Former ‘Citizen of the Year’ Cassidy Huff nominated for 5th Avenue Award

Former ‘Citizen of the Year’ Cassidy Huff nominated for 5th Avenue Award

The 5th Avenue Theater’s annual celebration of musical theater in high schools across Washington State – which will take place on June 12, 2017 – has released its nominees, and former Burien... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Taste Wines from Yakima Valley at Tin Room’s Wine Tasting this Thursday

Taste Wines from Yakima Valley at Tin Room’s Wine Tasting this Thursday

From Advertiser The Tin Room Bar & Theater: *** SAVE THE DATE *** “Spring Fever” Wine Tasting ~ Thursday, May 18 | 5 pm~7pm Paul Rin Wines from the Yakima Valley Featured Wines Southern... [Read more]

Burien Film Festival seeking Sponsors – here’s how YOU (& your biz) can help

Burien Film Festival seeking Sponsors – here’s how YOU (& your biz) can help

Photo by Michael Brunk | nwlens.com The Burien Film Festival (BFF) is offering sponsorship opportunities for its upcoming 2017 season! Choose your level of sponsorship and receive exclusive opportunities... [Read more]

REMINDER: Great seats available at the door for Mother’s Day weekend concerts

REMINDER: Great seats available at the door for Mother’s Day weekend concerts

REMINDER: On Mother’s Day – this Sunday, May 14 at 2 p.m. – ChoralSounds Northwest (CSN) will deliver a choral bouquet about, in honor of, and remembering Moms, which makes for a great last-minute... [Read more]

Ladies Musical Club will perform FREE in SeaTac Saturday night

Ladies Musical Club will perform FREE in SeaTac Saturday night

Brazilian-born pianist Geisa Dutra is considered one of the world’s foremost performers of Latin American and Spanish art music. She has performed throughout Europe, North America and South America. The... [Read more]

Rotary Club giving away pair of tickets to Poverty Bay Blues & Brews Festival!

Rotary Club giving away pair of tickets to Poverty Bay Blues & Brews Festival!

In anticipation of the 8th Annual Poverty Bay Blues & Brews Festival, The Rotary Club of Des Moines/Normandy Park is giving away a FREE pair of tickets! Just click below to enter: https://goo.gl/q52DAc This... [Read more]

Mount Rainier High School Drama’s ‘The Addams Family’ opens Thursday!

Mount Rainier High School Drama’s ‘The Addams Family’ opens Thursday!

Mount Rainier High School Drama Production The Addams Family opens on May 4, 7 p.m.! The production continues May 5, 6, 12 &13, with performances at 7 p.m., and an additional matinee performance... [Read more]

REVIEW: Bill & Peggy Hunt Playwrights Festival Part 2: ‘great regional playwriting’

REVIEW: Bill & Peggy Hunt Playwrights Festival Part 2: ‘great regional playwriting’

2017 Bill & Peggy Hunt Playwrights Festival Part 2 April 29, 2017 Review by Shelli Park Will (Josh Kibbey) and Jane (Cara Hazzard) are two recovering addicts struggling to find the truth—and healing—in... [Read more]

The B-Town Blog proud to be a Sponsor of the ‘Burien Pride Festival’ June 3

The B-Town Blog proud to be a Sponsor of the ‘Burien Pride Festival’ June 3

The B-Town Blog is proud to be a Sponsor of the first-ever Burien Pride Festival – to be held on Saturday, June 3, 2017 from 10 a.m. – 10 p.m. at Town Square Park. The LGBTQ+ event is open to... [Read more]

REMINDER: NW Symphony Orchestra’s 30th Anniversary Concert is Saturday

REMINDER: NW Symphony Orchestra’s 30th Anniversary Concert is Saturday

REMINDER: The Northwest Symphony Orchestra’s 30th Anniversary Celebration Concert will be held this Saturday, April 29, starting at 8 p.m. at the Highline Performing Arts Center. PROGRAM for the EVENING: FANFARE... [Read more]

Two more award-winning new plays start at Burien Actors Theatre this weekend

Two more award-winning new plays start at Burien Actors Theatre this weekend

Two more weeks, with two more award-winning and thought-provoking new plays coming alive during the Playwrights Festival at Burien Actors Theatre. The 2017 Bill & Peggy Hunt Playwrights Festival... [Read more]

PHOTOS: Recent fair weather inspires some great photography

PHOTOS: Recent fair weather inspires some great photography

Courtesy Elston Hill comes these great photos, taken from his Burien home on Thursday, April 20 and Friday, April 21. “This is the rainiest and coldest winter/spring in 30 years,” Elston said.... [Read more]