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REMINDER: Dia de los Muertos, Boo in Burien, Haunted Hike & more this weekend

REMINDER: Dia de los Muertos, Boo in Burien, Haunted Hike & more this weekend

REMINDER: There are a lot of fun activities in B-Town this weekend to celebrate the Halloween season, from trick-or-treating to music, haunts and more! FRIDAY, OCT. 28: Kennedy Catholic High School’s... [Read more]

Burien Church holding ‘Trunk or Treat’ on Saturday, Oct. 29

Burien Church holding ‘Trunk or Treat’ on Saturday, Oct. 29

Burien Church has another fun event coming up, which will piggyback on the ‘Boo in Burien’ on Saturday, Oct. 29 – a ‘Trunk or Treat,’ where they will have over a dozen cars... [Read more]

Kids’ Day at new Burien Fire Station will be Saturday, Sept. 10

Kids’ Day at new Burien Fire Station will be Saturday, Sept. 10

KIDS’ DAY AT THE NEW FIRE STATION SATURDAY, SEPT. 10 • 10 a.m. – 3 p.m 900 SW 146th St. Burien The Burien / Normandy Park Fire Department will be hosting their annual open-house event on Saturday,... [Read more]

SAVE THE DATE: FREE Family Fun Run will be Aug. 25 at Town Square Park

SAVE THE DATE: FREE Family Fun Run will be Aug. 25 at Town Square Park

A FREE, scavenger hunt style ‘Family Fun Run’ race for runners and walkers of all ages will be held on Thursday, Aug. 25 at Town Square Park. The run will run from 6:30 – 7:30 p.m. at the... [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]

Sponsored Post ‘Kids Night In’ Pajama Parties at Burien Community Center start this Friday

‘Kids Night In’ Pajama Parties at Burien Community Center start this Friday

It’s time for a Pajama Party at the Burien Community Center – drop your kids off in their pajamas for an evening of fun while you have a night on the town! Each month is themed with crafts, physical... [Read more]

REMINDER: Have S’More fun at Seahurst Beach Family Campfire this Friday, Oct. 2

REMINDER: Have S’More fun at Seahurst Beach Family Campfire this Friday, Oct. 2

Enjoy a beach sunset while roasting marshmallows and learning about marine life at Burien’s most spectacular park – Seahurst Park Beach – this Friday, Oct. 2 from 6 – 8 p.m. Bring both... [Read more]

Annual ‘Kids’ Day’ will be at the Burien Fire Station on Saturday, Sept. 12

Annual ‘Kids’ Day’ will be at the Burien Fire Station on Saturday, Sept. 12

REMINDER: The annual Burien/Normandy Park Fire Department Kids’ Day will be held on Saturday, Sept. 12, from 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. at the fire station at 15100 8th Ave SW. “Come join us for a FREE... [Read more]

SAVE THE DATE: ‘Awesome Kids Day’ will be Sat., July 11 at Town Square Park

SAVE THE DATE: ‘Awesome Kids Day’ will be Sat., July 11 at Town Square Park

The 2nd annual ‘Awesome Kids Day’ event will be held on Saturday, July 11 at Burien Town Square Park, and all are invited! This is a FREE family event sponsored by Collins Chiropractic in... [Read more]

Kids of all ages can ‘Touch A Truck’ at Wild Strawberry Festival on June 20

Kids of all ages can ‘Touch A Truck’ at Wild Strawberry Festival on June 20

Kids of all ages are invited to climb, explore, learn and TOUCH at the special ‘Touch A Truck’ attraction at the Wild Strawberry Festival on Saturday, June 20. Trucks will be available on SW 152nd... [Read more]

Burien joins ‘Let’s Move!’ campaign, will install new exercise attraction this Spring

Burien joins ‘Let’s Move!’ campaign, will install new exercise attraction this Spring

Burien has officially become a “Let’s Move City” by committing to the obesity prevention initiative launched by First Lady Michelle Obama, the city announced on Wednesday, March 25. The City Council... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Burien Community Church’s Easter Egg Hunt will be Saturday, April 4

Burien Community Church’s Easter Egg Hunt will be Saturday, April 4

Burien Community Church’s 3rd Annual Easter Egg Hunt will be held on Saturday, April 4, starting at 3pm. They will have two areas – younger children and older children – and following the egg... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Shamrock Kids Day Celebration at Three Tree Wellness Center this Saturday

Shamrock Kids Day Celebration at Three Tree Wellness Center this Saturday

A ‘Shamrock Kids Day Celebration’ will be held at Three Tree Wellness Center this Saturday, March 14, from 11 a.m. – 2 p.m.: Fun Shamrock Crafts for Kids Fun Kids Yoga Free Children’s... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Advertiser Matt Griffin YMCA holding Halloween Party on Friday, Oct. 24

Advertiser Matt Griffin YMCA holding Halloween Party on Friday, Oct. 24

Advertiser Matt Griffin YMCA will be holding a community Halloween Party on Friday, Oct. 24 from 6:30 – 8:30 p.m. “Come join us for a spooky night of family fun making Halloween crafts, playing... [Read more]

‘Trunk or Treat’ coming to Burien Free Methodist Church on Saturday, Oct. 25

‘Trunk or Treat’ coming to Burien Free Methodist Church on Saturday, Oct. 25

‘Trunk or Treat’ is coming to Burien Free Methodist Church on Saturday, Oct. 25 from 3 – 5 p.m. This is a free event with candy, a chili cook-off and live music. Burien Free Methodist Church... [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]

Annual Daddy & Daughter Valentine’s Ball will be Saturday, Feb. 8

Annual Daddy & Daughter Valentine’s Ball will be Saturday, Feb. 8

Burien’s annual Daddy & Daughter Valentine’s Ball will be held in two sessions this Saturday, Feb. 8 at the Community Center, located at 14700 6th Ave SW…

Annual ‘Night of the Pumpkin’ coming to Burien Community Center Oct. 18

Annual ‘Night of the Pumpkin’ coming to Burien Community Center Oct. 18

Burien Parks’ annual ‘Night of the Pumpkin’ is coming to the Burien Community Center Friday, Oct. 18, from 6:30 – 9 p.m. Admission is $6 per child, with Parents & Children under... [Read more]

SAVE THE DATE(s): ‘Wild Strawberry Festival’ will be weekend of June 15–16!

SAVE THE DATE(s): ‘Wild Strawberry Festival’ will be weekend of June 15–16!

SAVE THE DATE(s): Can you believe we’re only a month away from this year’s annual Wild Strawberry Festival? It’s set for the weekend of June 15 – 16 at Burien Town Square, with some... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Matt Griffin YMCA’s ‘Healthy Kids Day’ Celebration will be Saturday, April 27

Matt Griffin YMCA’s ‘Healthy Kids Day’ Celebration will be Saturday, April 27

BTB Advertiser Matt Griffin YMCA’s annual Healthy Kids Day celebration will be Saturday, April 27, from 10 a.m. – 1 p.m. “This is a FREE community event and everyone is welcome!” reads... [Read more]

Burien Community Church Holding Easter Egg Hunt on Saturday, March 30

Burien Community Church Holding Easter Egg Hunt on Saturday, March 30

Burien Community Church will be having an Easter Egg Hunt on Saturday, March 30 beginning at 1 p.m. The event is free and open to children of all ages and abilities. They will have crafts and fun following... [Read more]

Burien Parks’ Annual Daddy & Daughter Valentine’s Ball will be Saturday, Feb. 9

Burien Parks’ Annual Daddy & Daughter Valentine’s Ball will be Saturday, Feb. 9

Burien Parks & Recreation’s annual Daddy % Daughter Valentine’s Ball is coming to the Community Center on Saturday, Feb. 9, with two sessions. “Dance the night away!” reads... [Read more]

FOLLOWUP: More Details Released on Family-Run Drug Ring Bust in Area

FOLLOWUP: More Details Released on Family-Run Drug Ring Bust in Area

An 8-month investigation conducted by the King County Sheriff’s Office resulted in the seizure of narcotics, guns, money and the arrest of eight people – seven of whom were family members – for... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Get Your Santa Photos at Mick Kelly’s Irish Pub Dec. 11, 15 and 16

Get Your Santa Photos at Mick Kelly’s Irish Pub Dec. 11, 15 and 16

Click image to see larger version. Santa Photos will be taken by local Photographer Mo Simon at Mick Kelly’s Irish Pub (435 SW 152nd Street) on Dec. 11, 15 and 16. No appointments are necessary and... [Read more]

‘Peace and Prosperity 2012’ Coming to Burien Community Center Dec. 8

‘Peace and Prosperity 2012’ Coming to Burien Community Center Dec. 8

‘Peace and Prosperity 2012,’ a free, fun-filled holiday celebration for the entire family, will take place on Saturday, Dec. 8 from 9 a.m. – Noon at the Burien Community Center. The celebration... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Book Now to Get Your Photos With Santa at Advertiser Photography By Steven

Book Now to Get Your Photos With Santa at Advertiser Photography By Steven

Imagine having photos with Santa without waiting in line at the mall or downtown in bad weather! This year it’s happening right here in Burien at Photography by Steven. Just click here to schedule... [Read more]