Holidays Section

Southgate Eastern Star holding Holiday Tree Recycle on Saturday, Jan. 4

Southgate Eastern Star holding Holiday Tree Recycle on Saturday, Jan. 4

Southgate Eastern Star will be hosting a Tree Recycle on Saturday, Jan. 4, 2014 from 9 a.m. – 2 p.m. Suggested donation is $5.00. No flocking or tinsel on the trees please. Eastern Star: Making a positive... [Read more]

PHOTOS: Highline High School Student Leaders grant wishes at assembly

PHOTOS: Highline High School Student Leaders grant wishes at assembly

In the spirit of giving, the student leadership team at Burien’s Highline High School annually coordinates a wish-granting event for fellow students and families. This year’s “Winter... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Priceless Pet Clinic has advice about holiday dangers to pets

Priceless Pet Clinic has advice about holiday dangers to pets

Christmas time is a great time of year for many of us – it is a time when families reconnect, there are lots of holiday parties, good food, etc. However, it can also be a busy time in the animal hospital! In... [Read more]

Join the song at St. Luke’s Annual ‘Carol Sing’ this Sunday, Dec. 15

Join the song at St. Luke’s Annual ‘Carol Sing’ this Sunday, Dec. 15

Join the song at St. Luke’s Annual ‘Carol Sing,’ to be held Sunday, Dec. 15 starting at 4:30 p.m. Festive carols and stories, hot cider, cookies, cheese and wine are on the bill for this... [Read more]

Bring ‘Toys for Tots’ to Burien Tattoo and receive a discount

Bring ‘Toys for Tots’ to Burien Tattoo and receive a discount

Jessica Murrietta and her husband Angel – of Burien Tattoo – want our Readers to know that this year they will be serving as an official drop-off site for Toys for Tots. “We are also taking the... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Save 15% at your local independent toy store choice, Curious Kidstuff

Save 15% at your local independent toy store choice, Curious Kidstuff

We’d like to extend a hearty South King Media “Welcome Back!” to our latest Advertiser – Curious Kidstuff, located in the West Seattle Junction! With many of our readers seeking to... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Burien Family Chiropractic’s Holiday Open House & Craft Sale is Saturday

Burien Family Chiropractic’s Holiday Open House & Craft Sale is Saturday

Burien Family Chiropractic will be holding a Holiday Open House & Craft Sale this Saturday, Dec. 14 from 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. “Come meet the amazing people at Burien Family Chiropractic and get... [Read more]

B-TOWN UNDERCOVER: A Secret Santa has decorated a Tree in Burien

B-TOWN UNDERCOVER: A Secret Santa has decorated a Tree in Burien

by Shawn Underwood There is a secret Santa in Burien, more specifically near the hairpin turn at Maplewild Ave SW and SW 156th Street. Maybe Secret Santa (SS) is in cahoots with the shell fairy? For those... [Read more]

PHOTOS: Scenes from on board a Des Moines Yacht Club Christmas Boat

PHOTOS: Scenes from on board a Des Moines Yacht Club Christmas Boat

Burien Arts’ John Unbehend sent us the following photos, which depict a different view of the annual Christmas Boat Parade – from on board: “We were lucky to be invited on the cruise by... [Read more]

Kid’s Santa Party will be Sunday at the Normandy Park Cove

Kid’s Santa Party will be Sunday at the Normandy Park Cove

A Kid’s Santa Party, with Santa, balloon animals, desserts, and arts & crafts for kids and families will be Sunday, Dec. 8 at the Normand Park Cove. “Come on down for your family photo... [Read more]

Normandy Park Holiday Bazaar will be Saturday at the Cove

Normandy Park Holiday Bazaar will be Saturday at the Cove

A Normandy Park tradition with over 40 vendors showing off their handcrafted treasures – come to the Normandy Park Holiday Bazaar at the Cove on Saturday, Dec. 7. The Normandy Park Cove is located at... [Read more]

B-TOWN HAPS: It’s going to be a busy yet ‘Bazaar’ Holiday weekend!

B-TOWN HAPS: It’s going to be a busy yet ‘Bazaar’ Holiday weekend!

There are a LOT of holiday-related activities going on this weekend, with the Discover Burien Winterfest, tree lightings, concerts, fundraisers, plays and at least seven bazaars/sales going on! Here are... [Read more]

REMINDER: Discover Burien’s annual ‘Winterfest’ is this Saturday, Dec. 7

REMINDER: Discover Burien’s annual ‘Winterfest’ is this Saturday, Dec. 7

REMINDER: Discover Burien’s annual ‘Winterfest’ is this Saturday, Dec. 7, from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. in downtown Burien. From 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., stroll streets decked out in their holiday... [Read more]

Enjoy an evening of Holiday Decorating Tips this Thursday, Dec. 5

Enjoy an evening of Holiday Decorating Tips this Thursday, Dec. 5

Enjoy an evening of Holiday Decorating Tips this Thursday, Dec. 5 from 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. at the Normandy Park Cove. “Elle will bring their ideas and tricks of the trade to make your home look festive... [Read more]

Burien Tree Lighting Celebration will be Wednesday at Economy Wiring

Burien Tree Lighting Celebration will be Wednesday at Economy Wiring

It’s that time of year again – the Burien Tree Lighting Festival will be held starting at 5:30 p.m. this Wednesday, Dec. 4 at the large Fir tree at the Economy Wiring store located at 633 SW 148th... [Read more]

Normandy Park’s first-ever tree lighting ceremony will be Saturday, Dec. 7

Normandy Park’s first-ever tree lighting ceremony will be Saturday, Dec. 7

Normandy Park’s first-ever tree lighting ceremony will be at 4:30 p.m. on Saturday, Dec. 7 at the Normandy Park Towne Center. There will also be daytime events at Manhattan Village AND the second... [Read more]

Annual Tyee Holiday Bazaar will be Saturday, Dec. 7

Annual Tyee Holiday Bazaar will be Saturday, Dec. 7

The annual Tyee Holiday Bazaar will be Saturday, Dec. 7 at the Tyee campus, located at 4424 South 188th Street in SeaTac. Proceeds will benefit Tyee Student Activities. Here are the details: WHAT: Tyee... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Open House this Saturday at Burien Bark’s SW 160th location

Open House this Saturday at Burien Bark’s SW 160th location

Come on down this Saturday, Nov. 23, for an Open House at Burien Bark’s Christmas gift lot at the former Herr Backyard Nursery at Five Corners. It’s located at the southwest corner of 1st Avenue... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Advertiser Burien Bark will have two Christmas Tree lots this year!

Advertiser Burien Bark will have two Christmas Tree lots this year!

We are happy to announce that the Burien Bark family is going to keep the local holiday spirit alive by opening a second Christmas tree lot location at the former Herr Backyard Nursery in Five Corners. Trees... [Read more]

Shorewood Elementary School’s Holiday Bazaar will be Saturday, Nov. 9

Shorewood Elementary School’s Holiday Bazaar will be Saturday, Nov. 9

Shorewood Elementary School’s annual Holiday Bazaar will be held Saturday, Nov. 9 from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. “We will have 60 plus vendors from all over the Puget Sound showcasing their talents... [Read more]

West Seattle Rainbow Girls will Recycle Your Christmas Tree on Saturday, Jan. 5

West Seattle Rainbow Girls will Recycle Your Christmas Tree on Saturday, Jan. 5

The West Seattle Rainbow Girls will hold their 6th annual Christmas tree recycle fundraiser this coming Saturday, Jan. 5 at the Southgate Masonic Hall located at 1004 SW 152nd in Burien (map below), and... [Read more]

Help Local Boy Scouts – Recycle Your Christmas Tree in Burien Jan. 5 & 6!

Help Local Boy Scouts – Recycle Your Christmas Tree in Burien Jan. 5 & 6!

It’s that time of year again, when the holiday trimmings come off, get put into big plastic storage bins and stored in the shed, leaving behind a dilapidated and dried up, dangerously-flammable Christmas... [Read more]

PHOTO: Fir on Maplewild Ave SW Has Been Turned Into a Holiday Tree

PHOTO: Fir on Maplewild Ave SW Has Been Turned Into a Holiday Tree

On the west side of Maplewild Ave SW, just north of where it turns into SW 156th Street as it makes its windy loop down to Burien’s Three Tree Point, a wild fir tree has been adorned with some holiday... [Read more]

Get Gifts Wrapped & Help Raise Money for Furry Faces & AARF Foundation

Get Gifts Wrapped & Help Raise Money for Furry Faces & AARF Foundation

You can get your gifts wrapped AND help raise money for two local animal organizations – Furry Faces and the ‘AARF’ (Animal Aid & Rescue) Foundation – at several area establishmens... [Read more]

Sponsored Post REMINDER: Santa Photos at Photography By Steven Ends this Weekend

REMINDER: Santa Photos at Photography By Steven Ends this Weekend

REMINDER: Santa Photos at Advertiser Photography by Steven at their Burien studio ends this weekend, and there’s still availability on Saturday, Dec. 15 and Sunday, Dec. 16! Just click here to... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Save $$ During ‘Des Moines Holiday Night Out’ this Thursday Night, Dec. 13

Save $$ During ‘Des Moines Holiday Night Out’ this Thursday Night, Dec. 13

Des Moines Holiday Night Out on Marine View Drive South will be held from 5 p.m. – 8 p.m. this Thursday night, Dec. 13. “Shop locally for unique one of a kind gift items,” reads an announcement.... [Read more]

Holiday Fun at Museum of Flight Begins with Santa’s Airplane Arrival Dec. 15

Holiday Fun at Museum of Flight Begins with Santa’s Airplane Arrival Dec. 15

“Santa’s Landing Party” at The Museum of Flight in Tukwila begins Saturday morning, December 15, when the jolly old man and his wife will fly in via a classic de Havilland Beaver bush... [Read more]

B-TOWN HAPS: Santa Season Has Kicked Into High Gear – He’ll Be Everywhere!

B-TOWN HAPS: Santa Season Has Kicked Into High Gear – He’ll Be Everywhere!

 That jolly ol’ man with the red cheeks and beer gut will be almost everywhere you turn this weekend, so be sure to savor the holiday season with these great B-Town Haps: FRIDAY, DEC. 7: ‘Santa’s... [Read more]