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Burien’s first-ever B-Town Fiesta will be this Sunday at Town Square Park

Burien’s first-ever B-Town Fiesta will be this Sunday at Town Square Park

Hola, Burien! New to the Discover Burien annual event lineup is the ‘B-Town Fiesta,’ to be held this coming Sunday, Sept. 23, 2018 at Town Square Park. “Gather your friends, relatives... [Read more]

Family Fun Run coming to Town Square Park Wednesday, Aug. 22

Family Fun Run coming to Town Square Park Wednesday, Aug. 22

Another FREE ‘Family Fun Run’ will be held at Town Square Park on Wednesday, Aug. 22, from 5:30 – 8 p.m. Get ready because the 60 minute dash starts at 6:30 p.m. when the map of local businesses... [Read more]

‘Northwest Animal & Nature Festival’ returns to Town Square Park Sat., July 28

‘Northwest Animal & Nature Festival’ returns to Town Square Park Sat., July 28

The Northwest Animal & Nature Festival will return to Burien Town Square Park on Saturday, July 28, 2018. This FREE event is family-friendly and fun for all ages. Presented in partnership with the... [Read more]

Family Fun Run & Scavenger Hunt will be Wednesday, May 23 at Town Square Park

Family Fun Run & Scavenger Hunt will be Wednesday, May 23 at Town Square Park

Burien’s annual Family Fun Run & Scavenger Hunt will be held on Wednesday, May 23, from 5:30 – 8 p.m. at Town Square Park. FREE Scavenger-hunt style race for runners and walkers of all... [Read more]

PHOTOS: Bees & Cherry Blossoms at Burien Town Square Park

PHOTOS: Bees & Cherry Blossoms at Burien Town Square Park

Courtesy Photographer Aaron Wells comes these great photos of bees and cherry blossoms taken on Friday, April 6 at Burien Town Square Park: Click images to view larger versions/slideshow: A Cherry Blossom... [Read more]

UPDATE: Town Square Water Feature repair completion has been delayed

UPDATE: Town Square Water Feature repair completion has been delayed

The City of Burien announced this week that the Town Square Water Feature is still undergoing a major renovation project, and won’t be completed until late July or early August. The status update... [Read more]

Inaugural Burien PRIDE event draws huge crowd to Town Square Park Sat.

Inaugural Burien PRIDE event draws huge crowd to Town Square Park Sat.

Click images to see larger versions/slideshow: By Xanna Don’t Photos by Ann L. Brown On Saturday, June 3, Burien celebrated its first-ever LGBTQ PRIDE event at a packed Town Square Park.... [Read more]

Town Square Water Park closed due to underground leak; renovation starts

Town Square Water Park closed due to underground leak; renovation starts

If you (or your kids) are looking forward to cooling off (whenever it warms up…) in the Water Feature at Town Square Park, we have some bad news – due to a leak in the underground pipes, a renovation... [Read more]

Burien’s first-ever Pride Event will be Saturday, June 3 at Town Square Park

Burien’s first-ever Pride Event will be Saturday, June 3 at Town Square Park

Burien’s first-ever Pride Event will be held on Saturday, June 3 at Town Square Park, from 10 a.m. – 10 p.m. “Wear your rainbows and join us for the very first PRIDE event!” Live... [Read more]

(2016) Arts, entertainment, car show & more at Wild Strawberry Festival this weekend!

(2016) Arts, entertainment, car show & more at Wild Strawberry Festival this weekend!

NOTE: THIS INFO IS FOR THE 2016 STRAWBERRY FESTIVAL Burien’s annual Wild Strawberry Festival is coming up at Town Square Park this weekend – Saturday, June 18 and Sunday, June 19! The festival... [Read more]

(2016) ‘Touch A Truck’ returning to Wild Strawberry Festival on Saturday, June 18

(2016) ‘Touch A Truck’ returning to Wild Strawberry Festival on Saturday, June 18

NOTE: THIS INFO IS FOR THE 2016 STRAWBERRY FESTIVAL ‘Touch A Truck’ is returning to Burien’s Wild Strawberry Festival, from 10 a.m. – 6 p.m. on Saturday, June 18 at Town Square Park. “We... [Read more]

Relay for Life of Highline will be in downtown Burien Saturday, June 11

Relay for Life of Highline will be in downtown Burien Saturday, June 11

This year’s Relay for Life of Highline will be held throughout downtown Burien on Saturday, June 11, from 10 a.m. – 11 p.m. In previous years, this all-day fundraiser for the American Cancer Society has... [Read more]

Town Square Park Fountain, hampered by plumbing problems, restarts

Town Square Park Fountain, hampered by plumbing problems, restarts

UPDATE Monday, June 2, 2014: The City of Burien announced Monday that the Town Square Park Fountain has restarted “on a limited basis,”according to a note on the city’s website. “The... [Read more]

SAVE THE DATES: Burien’s annual ‘Wild Strawberry Festival’ will be June 14-15

SAVE THE DATES: Burien’s annual ‘Wild Strawberry Festival’ will be June 14-15

SAVE THE DATES: Burien’s annual – and FREE – ‘Wild Strawberry Festival’ will be held on Saturday, June 14 and Sunday, June 15 at Burien Town Square Park, with tons of live music,... [Read more]

Sun, opening of Farmers Market & Town Square Park fountain on Thursday

Sun, opening of Farmers Market & Town Square Park fountain on Thursday

This Thursday (May 1) is the grand opening day for the Burien Farmers Market – AND to help everyone cool off the fountain at Town Square Park will be turned on!

Too hot for ya? City turns on water fountains at Town Square Park

Too hot for ya? City turns on water fountains at Town Square Park

After Monday’s record-setting 86 degree high tied the area with Phoenix as the hottest in the nation, the City of Burien on Tuesday decided to turn on the water fountains at Town Square Park. Temps... [Read more]

PHOTO: Panorama Pic of Carnival Days, Which Opens Thursday at 3pm!

PHOTO: Panorama Pic of Carnival Days, Which Opens Thursday at 3pm!

Discover Burien’s annual Fall Carnival Days opens at 3 p.m. at Town Square Park tomorrow – Thursday, Sept. 27 – and runs through Saturday, Sept. 30. BTB Founder/Publisher Scott Schaefer dropped... [Read more]

PIE JOUST: Sneak Peek at Some Bikes You Can Ride While Jousting Saturday!

PIE JOUST: Sneak Peek at Some Bikes You Can Ride While Jousting Saturday!

The 2nd annual Pie Joust will be held Saturday, Aug. 18, with the Kids’ division starting at 11 a.m. at Burien Town Square Park, at SW 152nd and 5th Place SW. Registration will open at 11 a.m.,... [Read more]

It’s Thursday, Which Means We’re Blogging Live from the Farmers Market

It’s Thursday, Which Means We’re Blogging Live from the Farmers Market

We’ve got FREE B•TWN and WTRLND stickers (from our sister site The Waterland Blog, for Des Moines) at our booth at today’s Farmers Market! Today is Thursday, which means that the Discover... [Read more]