Holidays Section

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]

Annual Tree Lighting Festival Big Hit at Economy Wiring/YB Tubless

Annual Tree Lighting Festival Big Hit at Economy Wiring/YB Tubless

Story & Photos by Mark Neuman With music, treats, hot beverages and general good cheer, about 150 people enjoyed the annual Burien Tree Lighting Festival last night (Dec. 5) at longtime Burien business... [Read more]

REMINDER: Tree Lighting is TONIGHT at Economy Wiring/YB Tubless!

REMINDER: Tree Lighting is TONIGHT at Economy Wiring/YB Tubless!

“It’s that time of year and the Burien Tree Lighting Festival is tonight,” reminds Shawn Becker, Operations Manager of Economy Wiring/YB Tubless. “We want to see as many people here TONIGHT (Wed.... [Read more]

Three Local Non-Profits Have Ideas on How YOU Can Help During the Holidays

Three Local Non-Profits Have Ideas on How YOU Can Help During the Holidays

Navos, Ruth Dykeman Children’s Center and Seattle Children’s Home, together with their partners, help 40% of the children, youth and families seen in our community for emotional and mental health issues.  And... [Read more]

Help Highline Relay for Life Fight Cancer – Shop at Their Holiday Bazaar Dec. 8

Help Highline Relay for Life Fight Cancer – Shop at Their Holiday Bazaar Dec. 8

Highline Relay For Life, Burien’s local cancer walk, is hosting a Holiday Bazaar to raise money for the American Cancer Society on Saturday, Dec. 8. There will be at least 35 Vendors with all sorts of holiday arts and crafts…

Sponsored Post Santa Photos at Photography By Steven Continues this Weekend

Santa Photos at Photography By Steven Continues this Weekend

REMINDER: Santa Photos at Advertiser Photography by Steven at their Burien studio continue this weekend – Friday, Dec. 7 through Sunday, Dec. 9! Just click here to schedule your completely private... [Read more]

PHOTOS: Christmas Ships Cruise Past Burien’s Three Tree Point Saturday Night

PHOTOS: Christmas Ships Cruise Past Burien’s Three Tree Point Saturday Night

Courtesy local Photographer/Designer Jana Kleitsch comes these great photos, showing the Christmas Ships cruising past Burien’s Three Tree Point Saturday night, Dec. 1 (click images to see larger... [Read more]

Burien/Normandy Park Fire Department Seeking Donations for Needy Families

Burien/Normandy Park Fire Department Seeking Donations for Needy Families

The Burien/Normandy Park Fire Department is seeking donations to help local families in need this holiday season, and they’ve got several Christmas Outreach Drop-off locations. Donations of food... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Fresh Cut Christmas Trees & Free Local Delivery from Advertiser Zenith Holland

Fresh Cut Christmas Trees & Free Local Delivery from Advertiser Zenith Holland

The Christmas trees are in at Waterland Blog and B-Town Blog advertiser Zenith Holland Gardens in Des Moines. “Real trees have a great natural fragrance,” reminds Lyn Robinson of Zenith Holland. “Real... [Read more]

PHOTOS: Lights Go Up on Josephine Parc for Dec. 6 Autism Fundraiser

PHOTOS: Lights Go Up on Josephine Parc for Dec. 6 Autism Fundraiser

Holiday lights were recently installed at Josephine Parc for Tracy Codd’s upcoming fundraiser for Autism on Thursday, Dec. 6 from 6 p.m. – 8:30 p.m., thanks to volunteer work from two HomeTask... [Read more]

Sponsored Post REMINDER: Santa Photos at Advertiser Photography By Steven Starts Saturday

REMINDER: Santa Photos at Advertiser Photography By Steven Starts Saturday

REMINDER: Advertiser Photography by Steven will start taking Santa photos at their Burien studio beginning this weekend – Saturday, Dec. 1 and Sunday, Dec. 2! Just click here to schedule your completely... [Read more]

Annual Tyee Holiday Bazaar Offers Fun, Food and Crafts this Saturday, Dec. 1

Annual Tyee Holiday Bazaar Offers Fun, Food and Crafts this Saturday, Dec. 1

Students, staff and families associated with the schools at the Tyee Educational Complex have been gearing up to host the community at the annual Holiday Bazaar – coming this Saturday, Dec. 1 from 9... [Read more]

Happy Thanksgiving! Here are Some of the Things We’re Thankful For…

Happy Thanksgiving! Here are Some of the Things We’re Thankful For…

It’s Thanksgiving Day across America, and we’d like to take a moment from our usual local news and events postings to reflect on what we’re thankful for… Mostly, we want to send... [Read more]

COUPON: Save $3 on Tickets to BLT’s ‘A Tuna Christmas,’ Opening this Friday

COUPON: Save $3 on Tickets to BLT’s ‘A Tuna Christmas,’ Opening this Friday

The good folks at Burien Little Theatre are busy preparing for this Friday night’s opening of their new holiday comedy A Tuna Christmas, written by Jaston William, Joe Sears and Ed Howard, and... [Read more]

‘Peace and Prosperity 2012′ Coming to Burien Community Center Dec. 8

‘Peace and Prosperity 2012′ Coming to Burien Community Center Dec. 8

‘Peace and Prosperity 2012,’ a free, fun-filled holiday celebration for the entire family, will take place on Saturday, Dec. 8 from 9 a.m. – Noon at the Burien Community Center. The celebration... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Book Now to Get Your Photos With Santa at Advertiser Photography By Steven

Book Now to Get Your Photos With Santa at Advertiser 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 here in Burien at Photography by Steven. Just click here to schedule... [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 proud 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! Both... [Read more]

B-TOWN HAPS: Holiday Bazaars, Fundraisers, Open House & Much More!

B-TOWN HAPS: Holiday Bazaars, Fundraisers, Open House & Much More!

Along with the returns of heavy rains, holiday bazaars are kicking into high gear, along with fundraisers, an open house, the annual ’20/20′ Burien Arts Sale, and sadly, a kick-off meeting... [Read more]

Help Highline Relay for Life at Holiday Bazaar Dec. 8; Vendors Needed Also!

Help Highline Relay for Life at Holiday Bazaar Dec. 8; Vendors Needed Also!

The good folks behind the Highline Relay for Life fundraiser for the American Cancer Society will be hosting a Holiday Bazaar from 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. on Saturday, Dec. 8 at Resurrection Lutheran Church... [Read more]

St. Francis of Assisi’s Annual Holiday Bazaar is this Saturday, Nov. 17

St. Francis of Assisi’s Annual Holiday Bazaar is this Saturday, Nov. 17

St. Francis of Assisi’s Annual Holiday Bazaar will be held from 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. this Saturday, Nov. 17. “Discover unique art, original handmade items, dazzling gems, culinary delights and... [Read more]

Burien Community Church Holding Holiday Market on Saturday, Nov. 17

Burien Community Church Holding Holiday Market on Saturday, Nov. 17

Burien Community Church will be holding its Second Annual Holiday Market on Saturday, Nov. 17, from 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.  “Christmas crafts, secondhand decor, and baked goods will be for sale, along... [Read more]

Des Moines Auxiliary of Seattle Children’s Hospital Holding Bazaar Nov. 16-17

Des Moines Auxiliary of Seattle Children’s Hospital Holding Bazaar Nov. 16-17

The Des Moines Auxiliary of Seattle Children’s Hospital is holding its 23rd annual Holiday Bazaar on Nov. 16th and 17th (Friday and Saturday), from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. both days. The bazaar will be... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Curious Kidstuff Holding Holiday Sale this Saturday; Silhouettes Tuesday

Curious Kidstuff Holding Holiday Sale this Saturday; Silhouettes Tuesday

Curious Kidstuff in the West Seattle Junction is having a Holiday Sale all day this Saturday, Nov. 10th, offering 15% off EVERYTHING! And on Tuesday, Nov. 13, renowned Silhouette Artist Karl Johnson will... [Read more]

Shorewood Elementary’s Annual Holiday Bazaar will be Saturday, Nov. 10

Shorewood Elementary’s Annual Holiday Bazaar will be Saturday, Nov. 10

Shorewood Elementary School’s annual Holiday Bazaar will be held Saturday, Nov. 10 from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m., at their campus at 2725 SW 116th Ave. “We will have 60 plus vendors from all over... [Read more]

Happy Holidays From Everyone At The B-Town Blog!

Happy Holidays From Everyone At The B-Town Blog!

We’ll be taking some time off to spend the holidays with our families and friends, but we’d like to first wish everyone a Merry Christmas, Happy Chanukah, Happy Kwanzaa, Festivus, Boxing Day,... [Read more]

WEEKEND HAPS: Santa, ‘A Christmas Story,’ Toys For Tots, Concerts & More

WEEKEND HAPS: Santa, ‘A Christmas Story,’ Toys For Tots, Concerts & More

Get your gloves and hats out because it’s going to be a chilly but busy weekend in the general B-Town area – below are some haps going on this weekend and beyond. And oops – we almost forgot... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Last Chance To Get Photos With Santa At Advertiser Photography By Steven

Last Chance To Get Photos With Santa At Advertiser 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 here in Burien at Photography by Steven. But you’d better act fast... [Read more]

B-TOWN HAPS: Holiday Pottery Sale, ‘Inspecting Carol,’ Lighted Boats & More

B-TOWN HAPS: Holiday Pottery Sale, ‘Inspecting Carol,’ Lighted Boats & More

Lots of great holiday-related events happening in the area this weekend, from Saturday’s Winterfest, to BLT’s ‘Inspecting Carol,’ to a lighted boat parade, a ‘Winter Wonderland’... [Read more]