independence day parade Section

(2017) Burien’s 96th annual Independence Day Parade will follow a new route this year

(2017) Burien’s 96th annual Independence Day Parade will follow a new route this year

Proudly in its 96th year, the City of Burien’s 4th of July Independence Day parade is the oldest and one of the best attended in King County, and this year it will follow a new route. The parade is also... [Read more]

PHOTOS BY ISABEL: Scenes from Burien’s 95th Independence Day Parade

PHOTOS BY ISABEL: Scenes from Burien’s 95th Independence Day Parade

[EDITOR’S NOTE: Now in her second year with more great work is our youngest-ever Contributor – 12-year old Isabel Herbruger – local Girl Scout, 4-H member, and aspiring photojournalist. We encourage... [Read more]

VIDEO: Watch The B-Town Blog’s LIVE video feed of the 4th of July Parade!

VIDEO: Watch The B-Town Blog’s LIVE video feed of the 4th of July Parade!

If you’re unable to catch Burien’s 95th annual Independence Day Parade in person on Monday, July 4, there’s now another way you can watch it – LIVE on The B-Town Blog’s Facebook... [Read more]

(2016) Burien’s Seafair-sanctioned 95th Independence Day Parade will be July 4!

(2016) Burien’s Seafair-sanctioned 95th Independence Day Parade will be July 4!

Photos from the 2014 parade courtesy Elston Hill Proudly in its 95th year, the City of Burien’s 4th of July Independence Day parade is the oldest and one of the best attended in King County. The... [Read more]

(2016) Burien’s Independence Day Parade will be Seafair Sanctioned this year

(2016) Burien’s Independence Day Parade will be Seafair Sanctioned this year

Photo by Michael Brunk | nwlens.com Discover Burien announced Wednesday (April 13) that the city’s Independence Day Parade has been officially accepted as a Seafair Sanctioned Community Event. The... [Read more]

(2015) The 94th annual Independence Day Parade will march through Burien July 4!

(2015) The 94th annual Independence Day Parade will march through Burien July 4!

This post was updated with a new map on June 29, 2015: Now in it’s 94th year, the city of Burien’s 4th of July parade is the oldest and one of the best attended in King County, and this year it will... [Read more]

(2014) REMINDER: Independence Day Parade starts at 3pm on Friday; here’s a Map!

(2014) REMINDER: Independence Day Parade starts at 3pm on Friday; here’s a Map!

REMINDER: Burien’s 93rd Annual Independence Day Parade will start at 3 p.m. on Friday, July 4th (we’re Media Sponsors), and the weather peeps are calling for “mostly cloudy, with a high... [Read more]

Local boy/King County Prosecutor Dan Satterberg to Emcee 4th of July Parade

Local boy/King County Prosecutor Dan Satterberg to Emcee 4th of July Parade

Photo of Dan Satterberg by Michael Brunk. The Southwest King County Chamber of Commerce announced Friday (June 6) that local boy turned King County Prosecutor Dan Satterberg will serve as the official... [Read more]

Deadline to apply to be in the Burien Independence Day Parade is June 5

Deadline to apply to be in the Burien Independence Day Parade is June 5

The deadline to apply to be in Burien’s annual Independence Day Parade – sponsored by the Southwest King County Chamber of Commerce – is Thursday, June 5. The Burien Independence Day Parade... [Read more]

92nd Annual Independence Day Parade coming to Burien July 4th!

92nd Annual Independence Day Parade coming to Burien July 4th!

The City of Burien and the Southwest King County Chamber of Commerce will be presenting the 92nd Annual Burien Independence Day Parade on Thursday, July 4, 2013! The Burien Independence Day Parade has... [Read more]

PHOTOS: Scenes From The 91st Annual Burien Independence Day Parade

PHOTOS: Scenes From The 91st Annual Burien Independence Day Parade

The weather was just about perfect for yesterday’s 91st Annual Burien Independence Day Parade and we were there to photograph the results. BTB photog Michael Brunk was stationed on 152nd Street and... [Read more]

PHOTOS: Burien’s Hi-Liners ‘Jellicle Cats’ Cavort at 4th of July Parade

PHOTOS: Burien’s Hi-Liners ‘Jellicle Cats’ Cavort at 4th of July Parade

Our friends from The Hi-Liners ‘Jellicle Cats’ cavorted at the Burien 4th of July Parade Wednesday, “because Jellicles can and Jellicles do!” Click images to see larger versions/slideshow: #gallery-2... [Read more]

LETTER: ‘I’m Bothered by One of the Participants in Yesterday’s Parade’

LETTER: ‘I’m Bothered by One of the Participants in Yesterday’s Parade’

Click image to see larger version. Photo by Michael Brunk. Dear Editor, I’m bothered about one of the participants in yesterday’s parade, Dave Christie, a “Larouche Democrat.”... [Read more]


City & SW King County Chamber of Commerce to Present 4th of July Parade


City & SW King County Chamber of Commerce to Present 4th of July Parade

Can you believe that the 4th of July is just about three weeks away? Yikes. The City of Burien and the Southwest King County Chamber of Commerce (we’re members) will be presenting the 91st Annual... [Read more]

SW King County Chamber Still Seeking Participants for Burien 4th of July Parade

SW King County Chamber Still Seeking Participants for Burien 4th of July Parade

The Southwest King County Chamber of Commerce (we’re members) wants our Readers to know that they’re seeking Participants and Sponsors for the 2012 Burien Independence Day Parade on the 4th... [Read more]

90th Burien Independence Day Parade Will Embody Community Spirit, Pride

90th Burien Independence Day Parade Will Embody Community Spirit, Pride

The 4th of July is just a week away, and what better way to celebrate it than by attending Burien’s 90th (!) annual Independence Day Parade, presented by the city and the Southwest King County Chamber... [Read more]

INSIDE TIP: Seafair Pirates Will “Raid” The Mark, Elmer’s, CC’s After The Parade

INSIDE TIP: Seafair Pirates Will “Raid” The Mark, Elmer’s, CC’s After The Parade

We have a hot inside tip that our friends the Seafair Pirates will “raid” three bars in Burien this Sunday following the Independence Day Parade. The three bars be The Mark Restaurant (918... [Read more]

Here’s What To Expect In Sunday’s Independence Day Parade; Plus A Map

Here’s What To Expect In Sunday’s Independence Day Parade; Plus A Map

Burien’s 89th annual Independence Day Parade is scheduled for this Sunday, July 4th, beginning at 3pm, and since we’re the main Media Sponsor, we thought we’d take a few moments to let... [Read more]

89th Annual Independence Day Parade Embodies Community Spirit, Pride

89th Annual Independence Day Parade Embodies Community Spirit, Pride

Just what is it about a parade that is so magical? Patriotic music fills the air as colorful floats drift idyllically down the street. Esteemed veterans proudly salute the American flag, beauty queens... [Read more]