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3rd annual Burien PRIDE Festival will be Friday, May 31 & Saturday, June 1

3rd annual Burien PRIDE Festival will be Friday, May 31 & Saturday, June 1

Discover Burien’s 3rd Annual Burien Pride weekend – sponsored by BECU, Blissful Knead, Kaiser Permanente, and Wells Fargo – is less than three weeks away, and there’s so much to share! Drag Queen... [Read more]

FREE Family Fun Run & Scavenger Hunt will be Wednesday, May 22

FREE Family Fun Run & Scavenger Hunt will be Wednesday, May 22

The FREE Family Fun Run & Scavenger Hunt will be held at Town Square Park on Wednesday, May 22. Get ready because the 60-minute dash starts at 6:30 p.m. when the map of local businesses holding raffle... [Read more]

UPDATE: Burien Town Square Fountain under repair, won’t re-open until June

UPDATE: Burien Town Square Fountain under repair, won’t re-open until June

Burien’s Town Square Fountain has sustained substantial water damage in the control vault and the fountain’s electrical system, including pumps, the city announced on Thursday, May 9. Here’s... [Read more]

REMINDER: Burien Farmers Market opens 2019 season this Thursday, May 2!

REMINDER: Burien Farmers Market opens 2019 season this Thursday, May 2!

REMINDER: The Burien Farmers Market opens its 2019 season this Thursday, May 2, 2019at Town Square Park! The weekly event will run from 11 a.m. – 6 p.m. every Thursday through October. There will be... [Read more]

Burien Farmers Market will open 2019 season on Thursday, May 2

Burien Farmers Market will open 2019 season on Thursday, May 2

The Burien Farmers Market returns on Thursday, May 2, 2019, with some familiar faces – and new ones as well! There will be a new space in 2019 called “Market Alley” for local product re-sellers... [Read more]

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]