Holiday Section

REMINDER: Kennedy Catholic High’s Arts and Crafts Fair is this Saturday

REMINDER: Kennedy Catholic High’s Arts and Crafts Fair is this Saturday

REMINDER: Kennedy Catholic High School Arts and Crafts Fair will be held this Saturday, Dec. 3, 2016, from 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. Please join your Kennedy Catholic High School neighbors as they present their... [Read more]

Sponsored Post REMINDER: Get underwater photos with Santa at TL Sea Diving Tuesday, Nov. 22

REMINDER: Get underwater photos with Santa at TL Sea Diving Tuesday, Nov. 22

REMINDER: You can get underwater photos with Santa at TL Sea Diving’s jolliest event of the year on Tuesday, Nov. 22 – and also discover a Scuba intro, Drysuit experiences, Peak Performance Buoyancy,... [Read more]

Burien’s Navos holds Holiday Dinner for over 400 needy

Burien’s Navos holds Holiday Dinner for over 400 needy

On Tuesday, Nov. 24, 2015, Navos, a leading community mental health provider in the Northwest, hosted a holiday dinner for over 400 clients; for many of them, who live in poverty due to their mental illness,... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Zenith Holland Gardens: the place to find your Christmas Tree this season!

Zenith Holland Gardens: the place to find your Christmas Tree this season!

Zenith Holland’s Lyn Robinson Friend of the Blog and Advertiser Zenith Holland Gardens is the place to pick up your Christmas tree this season. November 21st is when it starts, (they’ll be open... [Read more]

ChoralSounds Northwest brings ‘Joy to the World’ with Dec. 7 holiday concert

ChoralSounds Northwest brings ‘Joy to the World’ with Dec. 7 holiday concert

ChoralSounds Northwest will bring ‘Joy to the World’ with their 2013 Holiday Concert on Saturday, Dec. 7 at the Highline Performing Arts Center. For his third season with ChoralSounds Northwest... [Read more]

Genesis Church Holding FREE ‘Peace & Prosperity’ Event on Saturday, Dec. 8

Genesis Church Holding FREE ‘Peace & Prosperity’ Event on Saturday, Dec. 8

Burien’s Genesis Church will be holding a FREE community holiday celebration at the Community Center on Saturday, Dec. 8, from 9 a.m. – Noon. “It’s a holiday shindig where we are providing... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Please Donate to Advertiser 3 Tree Point Fireworks Fund; Fundraiser Party June 1

Please Donate to Advertiser 3 Tree Point Fireworks Fund; Fundraiser Party June 1

[DISCLOSURE: BTB Publisher/Editor Scott Schaefer is Co-Chair of the all-volunteer, non-profit 2011 Three Tree Point Fireworks Fund.] You know that summer’s on its way when you see the Three Tree... [Read more]

Metro Will Have Reduced Service Monday Due To Holiday (+ A Snow Update)

Metro Will Have Reduced Service Monday Due To Holiday (+ A Snow Update)

Metro bus abandoned in a field in Des Moines, Nov. 2010. Metro Transit will be offering reduced service on Monday, Jan. 16, both due to it being the Martin Luther King holiday as well as the possibility... [Read more]

SLIDESHOW: Santa & Burien/NP Fire Department ‘Light Up The Holidays’

SLIDESHOW: Santa & Burien/NP Fire Department ‘Light Up The Holidays’

Photos and Story by Michael Brunk A local tradition for over 25 years, “Light Up The Holidays” is an annual effort by Fire District #2 to provide the makings of a happy holiday to area families... [Read more]

Dec. 19 Deadline To Help Local Firefighters Deliver A Special Christmas

Dec. 19 Deadline To Help Local Firefighters Deliver A Special Christmas

Join a Burien tradition by donating food, gifts or cash to Fire District #2. First organized by firefighter Lt. John Zilke, Light up the Holidays has been a traditional fundraiser for the district for... [Read more]

Windows At Sal’s Deli A Reflection of Burien’s Past

Windows At Sal’s Deli A Reflection of Burien’s Past

Story and photos by Michael Brunk As you’re out and about in downtown Burien this holiday season, make time to stroll by Sal’s Deli. What you’ll find on the windows stretching across... [Read more]

PHOTO FRIDAY: Annual Tree Lighting Tradition Continues

PHOTO FRIDAY: Annual Tree Lighting Tradition Continues

This past Wednesday, Dec. 1st a tradition that has illuminated the Burien skyline for well over 25 years continued as residents gathered at BTB Advertiser Economy Wiring / YB Tubless for the annual Tree... [Read more]

Holiday Entertainment And Crafts At John Knox This Weekend!

Holiday Entertainment And Crafts At John Knox This Weekend!

Get in the holiday spirit this Saturday, December 4th at the John Knox Community Fair from 9:30 AM to 4 PM. The faire will have festive holiday music performed by the preschoolers, dance performances... [Read more]

Burien B&B Hosting Couple Free As Part Of ‘B&B For Vets’; Donations Sought

Burien B&B Hosting Couple Free As Part Of ‘B&B For Vets’; Donations Sought

Burien’s Eagle’s View Bed and Breakfast is participating in the international ‘B&B’s for Vets’ program taking place this Wednesday, Nov. 10th, by allowing a veteran couple... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Santa Photos Without A Line At Photography By Steven

Santa Photos Without A Line At 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 in Burien at Photography by Steven. You can call it a “virtual”... [Read more]

St. Paul’s Of Shorewood Lutheran Church’s Bazaar Is Nov. 13th

St. Paul’s Of Shorewood Lutheran Church’s Bazaar Is Nov. 13th

St. Paul’s of Shorewood Lutheran Church’s Annual Youth/Preschool Craft Bazaar will be Saturday, Nov. 13th from 10am – 4pm. St. Paul’s is located at 11620 21st Ave SW in Burien; phone:... [Read more]

SLIDESHOW: Sights And Sounds From Burien’s Independence Day Parade

SLIDESHOW: Sights And Sounds From Burien’s Independence Day Parade

Despite threatening gray skies, residents lined the streets of downtown Burien to celebrate the 4th of July with the annual Independence Day Parade. Excited kids and adults alike enjoyed a procession of... [Read more]

Where (And How) To Celebrate V-Day In B-Town, Thanks To Local Businesses

Where (And How) To Celebrate V-Day In B-Town, Thanks To Local Businesses

by Gina Bourdage I can’t say I have ever been the biggest fan of Valentine ’s Day. The mere thought of cheesy stuffed animals, cheap chocolates or sleazy lingerie makes me gag. You might... [Read more]

A Few Moments With Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

A Few Moments With Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

[EDITOR’S NOTE: We are re-posting this column (originally run Nov. 2, 2008) in honor of the late Dr. Martin Luther King, whose life and work we celebrate today:] “When machines and computers,... [Read more]

What’s Better Than Fruitcake As A Gift? How ‘Bout Tickets To The 2010 Rat City Rollergirls!

What’s Better Than Fruitcake As A Gift? How ‘Bout Tickets To The 2010 Rat City Rollergirls!

Looking for a better gift than fruitcake this holiday season? Our friends The Rat City Rollergirls would like everyone to know that they’re returning to the Key Arena for their 6th Season of high-action... [Read more]

Highline Historical Society’s Online Auction Ends Tuesday!

Highline Historical Society’s Online Auction Ends Tuesday!

Our friends at the Highline Historical Society remind us that their online auction fundraiser ends Tuesday, Dec. 15th, so there’s still time to get great deals on local restaurants, foods, trips,... [Read more]

Next Rat City Rummage Sale Is Saturday, Dec. 19th

Next Rat City Rummage Sale Is Saturday, Dec. 19th

The next Rat City Rummage Sale will be held from 2pm to 6pm on Saturday, Dec. 19th at Big Als Brewing, which is located at 9832 14th Ave SW in White Center. Here are the details: WHAT: Rat City Rummage... [Read more]

PHOTOS: Scenes From Saturday Night’s Holiday Boat Parade

PHOTOS: Scenes From Saturday Night’s Holiday Boat Parade

B-Town Blog Contributor Jana Kleitsch sent us these photos she took Saturday night (Dec. 5th) at the beach at Three Tree Point, where a small welcoming party was held for the Holiday Lighted Boat Parade... [Read more]

WinterFest Coming To Downtown Burien Saturday, Dec. 5th

WinterFest Coming To Downtown Burien Saturday, Dec. 5th

Burien’s annual WinterFest is coming to Olde and Downtown Burien on Saturday, Dec. 5th from 10am to 5pm, with a bunch of FREE activities for the entire family, including carriage rides, photos with... [Read more]