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French Artist ‘Mantra Voz’ paints two new amazing murals in Burien

French Artist ‘Mantra Voz’ paints two new amazing murals in Burien

Two walls in downtown Burien just became a whole lot more beautiful – and valuable – thanks to French Artist Youri Cansell (aka “Mantra Voz”) – one in the Art Alley behind SW 152nd Street... [Read more]

Olde Burien Block Party will be Saturday, July 19

Olde Burien Block Party will be Saturday, July 19

The annual Olde Burien Block Party will be held on Saturday, July 19, from 10 a.m. – 11 p.m. on SW 152nd Street between 9th and 10th Ave SW. Here’s the lineup: 12:00-1:00: Darrell Data –... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Oh yes it’s Ladies Night at Statements Home Decor this Thursday night

Oh yes it’s Ladies Night at Statements Home Decor this Thursday night

It’ll be Ladies Night this Thursday night, March 27, from 5 – 8 p.m. at Advertiser Statements Home Decor in Olde Burien. Here’s what’s going on: Be full of the Joys of Spring! Easter... [Read more]

Mt. Rainier student to display drawings in Olde Burien as part of senior project

Mt. Rainier student to display drawings in Olde Burien as part of senior project

Mt. Rainier High student Amber Fiol will display four of her drawings during April at Skinperfect Salon in Olde Burien as part of her senior year project. The grand opening for Amber’s show, titled... [Read more]

2nd annual ‘Burien UFO Festival’ will crash land in Olde Burien April Fool’s Day

2nd annual ‘Burien UFO Festival’ will crash land in Olde Burien April Fool’s Day

The 2nd annual ‘Burien UFO Festival’ (aka ‘BUFO’) will crash land in Olde Burien on Tuesday, April 1 – April Fool’s Day – beginning at 7 p.m. in and around The Tin Room Bar…

Sponsored Post Olde Burien businesses offering great Gift Baskets for sale during holidays

Olde Burien businesses offering great Gift Baskets for sale during holidays

This holiday season, some of the businesses in Olde Burien have collaborated to offer shoppers the opportunity to purchase gift baskets, available for pre-order now through Christmas Eve. There are two... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Fill your home with Holiday Cheer & Save at Statements Home Decor Black Friday

Fill your home with Holiday Cheer & Save at Statements Home Decor Black Friday

Advertiser Statements Home Decor is set to delight customers with special savings on this “Black Friday,” Nov. 29. The elegant shop is filled with festive ornaments, garlands, candles and... [Read more]

Burien Arts to open new Art Gallery in Olde Burien in October

Burien Arts to open new Art Gallery in Olde Burien in October

Burien Arts, a local arts non-profit since the 1960’s, will open a new Art Gallery (pictured above as its being finished) at 826 SW 152nd Street in Olde Burien in October. The gallery will be devoted... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Welcome Back 909 Coffee & Wine/913 Spirits with this Great ‘$5 Off’ Coupon!

Welcome Back 909 Coffee & Wine/913 Spirits with this Great ‘$5 Off’ Coupon!

We’d like to welcome back Advertiser 909 Coffee and Wine, and their ‘place next door’ – 913 Spirits – both of which are offering an exclusive ‘$5 Off’ Coupon! 909 is a... [Read more]

Sponsored Post So much to discover at Statements Home Decor this Summer; sale starts Wed.!

So much to discover at Statements Home Decor this Summer; sale starts Wed.!

For over three years, Olde Burien has been a little more chic, stylish and certainly more beautiful thanks to Statements Home Decor. Owner Teresa White has searched far and near to bring an assortment... [Read more]

B-TOWN BIZ: Skinperfect in Olde Burien expanding into old Poggi Bonsi space

B-TOWN BIZ: Skinperfect in Olde Burien expanding into old Poggi Bonsi space

Skinperfect, located in Olde Burien, announced Friday on its Facebook page that it will be expanding, taking over what was once the Poggi Bonsi space at 907 SW 152nd Street. “We are officially going... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Tin Room Bar & Theater holding Beer Tasting Thursday night

Tin Room Bar & Theater holding Beer Tasting Thursday night

Longtime Advertiser and friend of the Blog The Tin Room Bar & Theater wants our Readers to know that they’re holding a special Beer Tasting event this Thursday night, May 9, starting at 6 p.m. “Come... [Read more]

PHOTOS: See the Best Costume Winners from Monday’s ‘UFO Crash’ Party

PHOTOS: See the Best Costume Winners from Monday’s ‘UFO Crash’ Party

If you missed Monday night’s first-ever ‘UFO Crash’ and Flash Mob event in Olde Burien, you missed a LOT – including at least 40 people dressed up in amazing costumes, as Men in Black,... [Read more]

PHOTOS: Scenes from Monday Night’s ‘UFO Crash’ Party in Olde Burien

PHOTOS: Scenes from Monday Night’s ‘UFO Crash’ Party in Olde Burien

On Monday night (April 1), Olde Burien was taken over by a crashed UFO, aliens and assorted Men and Women in Black for the first-ever ‘UFO Crash and Flash Mob’ April Fool’s event. At... [Read more]

VIDEOS: Burien’s First-Ever April Fool’s ‘UFO Crash’ Party a HUGE Success!

VIDEOS: Burien’s First-Ever April Fool’s ‘UFO Crash’ Party a HUGE Success!

Olde Burien was abuzz Monday night (April 1) as SW 152nd was overtaken by a “crashed” UFO, a Flash Mob and hundreds of people celebrating the upcoming local filming of “The Maury Island... [Read more]

VIDEO: Experience a ‘Close Encounter of the Burien Kind’ a Week from Tonight!

VIDEO: Experience a ‘Close Encounter of the Burien Kind’ a Week from Tonight!

A week from tonight – Monday, April 1, starting at 7 p.m. – you can experience a ‘Close Encounter of the Burien Kind’ at a crazy ‘UFO Crash Event’ April Fool’s stunt that... [Read more]

FOUND: Large Duffel Bag Full of Children’s Toys in Olde Burien

FOUND: Large Duffel Bag Full of Children’s Toys in Olde Burien

BTB Reader Kristy Jacobs is seeking the proper owner of a large duffel bag full of children’s toys – like Transformers and Hot Wheels – that she found in Olde Burien. “I found it in the... [Read more]

Hi-Line Tin Shop Owner Ernie Eder Passes Away; Tin Room Memorial Jan. 26

Hi-Line Tin Shop Owner Ernie Eder Passes Away; Tin Room Memorial Jan. 26

Ernie Eder, former owner of Olde Burien’s historic Hi-Line Tin Shop – now the Tin Room Bar & Theater – passed away on Saturday, Jan. 5. Ernie, who retired several years ago, apparently passed peacefully of natural causes in his mid-80s…

B-TOWN BIZ: New Gluten-Free Market & Bakery Opening Soon in Olde Burien

B-TOWN BIZ: New Gluten-Free Market & Bakery Opening Soon in Olde Burien

Story & Photos by Scott Schaefer If you’ve driven through Olde Burien lately, you may have noticed covered windows and signs of work being done inside the old Goodie Gumdrops location on the... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Welcome Back 909 Coffee & Wine/913 Spirits with this Great ‘$5 Off’ Coupon!

Welcome Back 909 Coffee & Wine/913 Spirits with this Great ‘$5 Off’ Coupon!

We’d like to welcome back Advertiser 909 Coffee and Wine, and their ‘place next door’ – 913 Spirits – both of which are offering an exclusive ‘$5 Off’ Coupon! 909 is a... [Read more]

The Perfect Hostess Gift for Halloween is a Chocolate Gourd from Armoir Chocolat!

The Perfect Hostess Gift for Halloween is a Chocolate Gourd from Armoir Chocolat!

Looking for the perfect host/hostess gift for all those upcoming Halloween parties? Well, we’ve got it right here at Shop SoKing – a Chocolate Gourd Gift from Armoire Chocolat in Olde Burien! For... [Read more]

PHOTO FRIDAY: Looking Back At Last Weekend’s Brat Trot

PHOTO FRIDAY: Looking Back At Last Weekend’s Brat Trot

Looking back, we can fondly remember a sunnier, warmer time. Last weekend. Man, blink and the seasons change on you! It was a perfect weekend for this year’s Brat Trot 5k and the crowds turned out... [Read more]

B-TOWN BIZ: Another Olde Burien Biz May Be Closing – Goodie Gumdrops

B-TOWN BIZ: Another Olde Burien Biz May Be Closing – Goodie Gumdrops

With near-empty storefronts, shelves and signs proclaiming 50% off, it appears that Goodie Gumdrops, located at 816 SW 152nd Street in Olde Burien, may be closing. Goodie Gumdrops has served as a toy... [Read more]

B-TOWN BIZ: Longtime Olde Burien Business Poggi Bonsi is Moving

B-TOWN BIZ: Longtime Olde Burien Business Poggi Bonsi is Moving

On the day of the Olde Burien Block Party – Saturday, July 21 – longtime Burien business Poggi Bonsi announced the following on its Facebook page: Thanks for 10 years in Olde Burien! Today is the... [Read more]

Here’s the Lineup for the Olde Burien Block Party on Saturday, July 21

Here’s the Lineup for the Olde Burien Block Party on Saturday, July 21

Olde Burien’s annual Block Party is set for Noon – Midnight on Saturday, July 21, and the area should be packed with live music, outside dining and drinking, a sausage-eating contest, $500 shopping... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Save $5 at Advertiser 909 Coffee & Wine/913 Spirits with this Great Coupon!

Save $5 at Advertiser 909 Coffee & Wine/913 Spirits with this Great Coupon!

We’d like to welcome back Advertiser 909 Coffee and Wine, and their ‘place next door,’ 913 Spirits – both of which are offering an exclusive $5 off Coupon! 909 is a popular neighborhood... [Read more]