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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

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 at Des Moines Beach Park... [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]

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

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

REMINDER: It’s Wild Strawberry Festival weekend – this Saturday, June 20 and Sunday, June 21 – at Town Square Park, and here’s the full schedule: SATURDAY, JUNE 20: Town Square Stage,... [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]

SAVE THE DATE: The Burien UFO Festival (‘BUFO’) will be April Fool’s Day!

SAVE THE DATE: The Burien UFO Festival (‘BUFO’) will be April Fool’s Day!

SAVE THE DATE: The 3rd annual Burien UFO Festival (‘BUFO’) will be Wednesday, April 1 – April Fool’s Day – starting at 6 p.m. in Olde Burien. This year, expect some new surprises –... [Read more]

Sound and Fury Morris Dancers to delight at St. Luke’s English Fete Sept. 13

Sound and Fury Morris Dancers to delight at St. Luke’s English Fete Sept. 13

Part Steampunk, part Renaissance Faire – Morris Dancing is a staple of Country Village fetes (rhymes with plates) or fairs all over England. Some have called it “organized chaos,” with its... [Read more]

SAVE THE DATE: ‘Zombie Fest’ coming to Normandy Park Saturday, Oct. 26

SAVE THE DATE: ‘Zombie Fest’ coming to Normandy Park Saturday, Oct. 26

Hundreds of local Zombies – young and old – will gather at Normandy Park Towne Center on Saturday, Oct. 26 for the 2nd annual ‘Zombie Fest,’ celebrating the beginning of the haunting—and... [Read more]

Annual Aloha ‘O Na Kupuna Music and Dance Festival will be Saturday, July 20

Annual Aloha ‘O Na Kupuna Music and Dance Festival will be Saturday, July 20

Halau ‘O Lono’s annual fundraiser – ‘Aloha ‘O Na Kupuna Music and Dance Festival’ – will be held on Saturday, July 20 at John F. Kennedy Catholic High School. Doors open... [Read more]

Plan (and print) your schedule for this weekend’s Wild Strawberry Festival!

Plan (and print) your schedule for this weekend’s Wild Strawberry Festival!

Click image to see larger version. Burien’s annual Wild Strawberry Festival is this weekend – Saturday, June 15 and Sunday, June 16 – and as usual, your original B-Town Bloggers will have a booth,... [Read more]

Here’s the schedule for the Wild Strawberry Festival, coming June 15–16

Here’s the schedule for the Wild Strawberry Festival, coming June 15–16

Burien’s annual Wild Strawberry Festival is just two weeks away – Saturday, June 15 and Sunday, June 16 – and as usual, your original B-Town Bloggers will have a booth, blogging live and enjoying... [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]

SAVE THE DATE: ‘Night of the Pumpkin’ Returning to Community Center Oct. 19

SAVE THE DATE: ‘Night of the Pumpkin’ Returning to Community Center Oct. 19

Burien Park’s annual ‘Night of the Pumpkin’ is coming to the Community Center on Friday, Oct. 19, from 6:30 p.m. – 9 p.m. This fun family event will include carnival games, music, face... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Like Beer? B•Town Brewfest Announces Final Brewer List for Oct. 13 Event

Like Beer? B•Town Brewfest Announces Final Brewer List for Oct. 13 Event

The B•Town Brewfest on Thursday (Sept. 20) announced their final brewer list for their upcoming event, to be held Saturday, Oct. 13, at the Burien Community Center. This inaugural beer festival will... [Read more]

SAVE THE DATE: SeaCompression Returning to ‘Burn’ in Burien Oct. 13

SAVE THE DATE: SeaCompression Returning to ‘Burn’ in Burien Oct. 13

Music. Fire. Dance. Art. Pink. ‘SeaCompression, ‘ the Northwest’s official post-Burning Man celebration, held every Autumn, is returning to Burien on Saturday, Oct. 13…

Burien’s Annual Wild Strawberry Festival Will Be June 16-17 & Here’s the Schedule

Burien’s Annual Wild Strawberry Festival Will Be June 16-17 & Here’s the Schedule

Burien’s annual Wild Strawberry Festival (we’re a Sponsor) will be held the weekend of June 16-17 at Town Square Park, with lots of great live music, performers, arts, crafts, food, vendors... [Read more]

Aloha ‘O Na Kupuna Music & Dance Festival Is All Day Saturday At JFK

Aloha ‘O Na Kupuna Music & Dance Festival Is All Day Saturday At JFK

The annual ‘Aloha `O Na Kupuna Music & Dance Festival’ will be held from 9 a.m. – 9 p.m. this Saturday, July 16th at John F. Kennedy Catholic High School in Burien. The theme this year... [Read more]