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Strawberry Days, Father’s Day Car Show & much more will be June 15 & 16

Strawberry Days, Father’s Day Car Show & much more will be June 15 & 16

Discover Burien’s annual Strawberry Days festival will return to downtown the weekend of June 15 and 16. Expect a Father’s Day Car Show, vendors, food, and of course – lots of strawberries! Hours... [Read more]

REMINDER: Burien Pride starts with Drag Queen Bingo Friday night, continues Sat.

REMINDER: Burien Pride starts with Drag Queen Bingo Friday night, continues Sat.

REMINDER: Burien PRIDE will be presenting Drag Queen Bingo this Friday, May 31, and the main Pride Festival will be in Town Square Park on Saturday, June 1! Back for its third successful year, Burien... [Read more]

Burien UFO Festival will continue under management of Discover Burien

Burien UFO Festival will continue under management of Discover Burien

Discover Burien will be taking over the management of the Burien UFO Festival (BUFO), the organization announced Friday, Mar. 15. BUFO was started in 2014 to celebrate the local premiere of “The... [Read more]

VIDEO: Magical Arts-A-Glow grows its glow with additional space, attendance

VIDEO: Magical Arts-A-Glow grows its glow with additional space, attendance

On Saturday night, Sept. 8, the area around Burien’s Dottie Harper Park was dotted with dozens of cars trying to park, all in an effort to attend the city’s magical, annual ‘Arts-A-Glow’... [Read more]

Tea in the garden? Yes, please! Reserve now for Saturday’s English Fête!

Tea in the garden? Yes, please! Reserve now for Saturday’s English Fête!

Sun-dappled tables in the shade of a kiwi-tree, dazzling dahlias in bloom swaying in the soft September breeze…such are the things of High Tea served in the brimming parish garden at historic St.Luke’s... [Read more]

Festive English Fête returns Saturday, Sept. 8

Festive English Fête returns Saturday, Sept. 8

The festive English Fête returns Saturday, Sept. 8, from 11 a.m. – 4 p.m to St. Luke’s Episcopal Church in Renton. Festive village fêtes are fairs, a perennial tradition in the UK, complete with... [Read more]

English Fête coming to St. Luke’s Renton on Saturday, Sept. 8

English Fête coming to St. Luke’s Renton on Saturday, Sept. 8

Bring the whole family to St. Luke’s annual English Fête for an afternoon of food, games, and music on Saturday, Sept. 8, 2018. The fête will feature: Sweet and savory English faire Carnival games Morris... [Read more]

REMINDER: ‘Burien Man’ arts fest SeaCompression is this Saturday night

REMINDER: ‘Burien Man’ arts fest SeaCompression is this Saturday night

REMINDER: SeaCompression – an arts-centric fundraiser festival – is returning to Burien this Saturday, Oct. 14, from 4 p.m. – Midnight. This year’s event will be FREE, all ages/kid-friendly... [Read more]

SeaCompression Arts Festival Fundraiser returning to Burien Saturday, Oct. 14

SeaCompression Arts Festival Fundraiser returning to Burien Saturday, Oct. 14

SeaCompression – an arts-centric fundraiser festival – is returning to Burien on Saturday, Oct. 14, from 4 p.m. – Midnight! This year’s event will be FREE, all ages/kid-friendly, and will... [Read more]

REMINDER: Don’t miss the fun! The 4th Annual English Fête is this Saturday!

REMINDER: Don’t miss the fun! The 4th Annual English Fête is this Saturday!

REMINDER: This Saturday, Sept. 9 – from 11 a.m. – 4 p.m. – the grounds at St. Luke’s Episcopal Church in Renton will once again come alive with vibrant music, dancing, eating, drinking, bouncing... [Read more]

SAVE THE DATE: Dia de los Muertos celebration will be Friday, Nov. 3

SAVE THE DATE: Dia de los Muertos celebration will be Friday, Nov. 3

SAVE THE DATE: Burien’s free ‘Dia de los Muertos’ (Day of the Dead) events are coming to the Burien Community Center on Friday, Nov. 3, 2017. This fun, family-friendly event is open... [Read more]

‘Pip! Pip! Cheerio!’ Let’s all go to the English Fête on Saturday, Sept. 9!

‘Pip! Pip! Cheerio!’ Let’s all go to the English Fête on Saturday, Sept. 9!

Fête rhymes with PLATE and you will HATE to miss the 4th annual English Fête on Saturday, Sept. 9, from 11 a.m. – 4 p.m at St. Luke’s Episcopal Church in Renton. Festive village fêtes are fairs,... [Read more]

Calling all Anglophiles – 3rd annual English Fête will be Saturday, Sept. 10!

Calling all Anglophiles – 3rd annual English Fête will be Saturday, Sept. 10!

Fête rhymes with PLATE and you will HATE to miss the 3rd annual English Fête on Saturday, Sept. 10, from 11 a.m. – 4 p.m at St. Luke’s Episcopal Church in Renton. Festive village fetes are fairs,... [Read more]

Sponsored Post REMINDER: Pip Pip, Cheerio! Saturday will be a sunny day for the English Fete!

REMINDER: Pip Pip, Cheerio! Saturday will be a sunny day for the English Fete!

REMINDER: Enjoy all things British this Saturday, Sept. 12, at the 2nd annual ‘English Fete’ at St. Luke’s Episcopal Church in Renton, from 11 a.m. – 4 p.m. Drawing on their Anglican... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Beautiful, sunny skies predicted for  St. Luke’s ‘English Fete’ on Saturday, Sept. 12

Beautiful, sunny skies predicted for  St. Luke’s ‘English Fete’ on Saturday, Sept. 12

What rhymes with “plate“? Why, “Fete” of course! That is if you’re in England and talking about any of the thousands of charming “Village Fetes” that occur all... [Read more]

Save $ – get your tickets now to the Poverty Bay Blues & Brews Fest Aug. 29

Save $ – get your tickets now to the Poverty Bay Blues & Brews Fest Aug. 29

https://vimeo.com/110224484 Dozens of Micro-Brews, world-renowned blues acts and over 2,000 civic-minded individuals are forecasted to attend and support the 6th Annual Poverty Bay Blues and Brews Festival... [Read more]

PHOTOS BY ISABEL: Bears, Fireworks highlight opening night of Jubilee Days

PHOTOS BY ISABEL: Bears, Fireworks highlight opening night of Jubilee Days

[EDITOR’S NOTE: The following article is another from our youngest-ever Contributor – 11-year old Isabel Herbruger – who has been submitting stories and photos as part of her effort to earn... [Read more]

(2015) REMINDER: It’s Wild Strawberry Festival weekend, and here’s the full schedule!

(2015) REMINDER: It’s Wild Strawberry Festival weekend, and here’s the full schedule!

NOTE: THIS INFO IS FOR THE 2015 STRAWBERRY FESTIVAL REMINDER: It’s Wild Strawberry Festival weekend – this Saturday, June 20 and Sunday, June 21 – at Town Square Park, and here’s the full... [Read more]

Here’s the full schedule for the Wild Strawberry Festival, coming June 20-21

Here’s the full schedule for the Wild Strawberry Festival, coming June 20-21

The City of Burien announced the full schedule for the Wild Strawberry Festival – coming to Town Square Park the weekend of June 20-21 – and we’ve got it here: SATURDAY, JUNE 20: Town Square... [Read more]