Holiday Section

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]

Advertiser Dan The Sausageman Offering FREE Sausage With Every Order Before Dec. 10th!

Advertiser Dan The Sausageman Offering FREE Sausage With Every Order Before Dec. 10th!

Longtime BTB Advertiser Dan the Sausageman is having a very special FREE holiday offer that even Santa’s taking advantage of – with every order placed online, you’ll get a FREE Summer... [Read more]

Advertiser E.B. Foote’s Open House Runs This Weekend

Advertiser E.B. Foote’s Open House Runs This Weekend

B-Town Blog Advertiser E.B. Foote Winery is having their Christmas Open House this weekend, beginning Thursday, Dec. 3rd and continuing through Sunday, Dec. 6th. From their Footenotes: While you sample... [Read more]

Happy Thanksgiving From The B-Town Blog!

Happy Thanksgiving From The B-Town Blog!

On this Thanksgiving 2009, we here at The B-Town Blog are ever-so-thankful for all our Readers, Advertisers and Contributors, and we send our heartiest, cranberry-soakiest, stuffingist, yammiest, Tofurkeyturdukenist... [Read more]

Burien/White Center Rotary’s Holiday Food Bank Concert Featuring Boeing Employees Choir Is Dec. 4th

Burien/White Center Rotary’s Holiday Food Bank Concert Featuring Boeing Employees Choir Is Dec. 4th

The Burien/White Center Rotary Club is holding a Food Bank Benefit concert featuring the Boeing Employees Choir on Friday, Dec. 4th at 7:30pm at the Highline Performing Arts Center. All proceeds from this... [Read more]

Get Your Trollbeads On At New Advertiser Kimberley’s This Saturday, Nov. 21st

Get Your Trollbeads On At New Advertiser Kimberley’s This Saturday, Nov. 21st

Trollbeads are in Des Moines, and where else, but at new B-Town Blog Advertiser Kimberley’s on 7th (in Des Moines)! Kim Beasly was the first jeweler in the state of Washington to identify the charm... [Read more]

Santa Arriving At Burien’s Tree Lighting Festival On Wednesday, Dec. 2nd

Santa Arriving At Burien’s Tree Lighting Festival On Wednesday, Dec. 2nd

Santa will be arriving in Burien to help light up our big fir tree, along with firefighters, the St. Francis School Choir, free treats and much more at the annual Tree Lighting Festival on Wednesday, Dec.... [Read more]

Get Fresh Cut Christmas Trees From New Advertiser Zenith Holland In Des Moines

Get Fresh Cut Christmas Trees From New Advertiser Zenith Holland In Des Moines

Welcome our latest Advertiser – Zenith Holland Gardens, located just south of B-Town in Des Moines! It’s Christmas tree time and Zenith Holland Gardens in Des Moines is the place to find... [Read more]

Moshier Art Center’s Annual Holiday Pottery Sale Is Dec. 5th

Moshier Art Center’s Annual Holiday Pottery Sale Is Dec. 5th

Burien’s Moshier Community Art Center is holding its annual Holiday Pottery Sale on Saturday, Dec. 5th from 10am to 3pm, so be sure to mark your holiday shopping calendar. Here are the details WHAT:... [Read more]

Help Ruth Dykeman Children’s Center – Buy A Holiday Wreath

Help Ruth Dykeman Children’s Center – Buy A Holiday Wreath

Burien’s Ruth Dykeman Children’s Center’s Annual Holiday Wreath Sale has begun, and for just $25 each you can help support the children, families and community that they serve everyday.... [Read more]

South Park Arts’ “Art Under $100” Is Saturday, Dec. 5th

South Park Arts’ “Art Under $100” Is Saturday, Dec. 5th

South Park Arts’ 5th Annual “Art Under $100” sale will take place on Saturday, Dec. 5th at the Old Fire Station at 8201 10th Ave South, in South Park (of course). Here are the details: WHAT:... [Read more]