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Soap Box Derby Racers needed for this Saturday’s Olde Burien Block Party!

Soap Box Derby Racers needed for this Saturday’s Olde Burien Block Party!

Discover Burien’s Olde Burien Block Party – coming this Saturday, July 20 – will include a Soap Box Derby, and organizers are seeking more Racers! The second annual “Burien SoapBox Derby Races”... [Read more]

WABI Weekday Walkers heading to Shorewood on Wednesday, July 17

WABI Weekday Walkers heading to Shorewood on Wednesday, July 17

From our friends at WABI Burien: The WABI Weekday Walkers head north on Wednesday, July 17 at 9 a.m. to see the beautiful Sound views of Shorewood. Our walk goes through Shorewood Park which, despite... [Read more]

Help Teachers by entering the Edgar Martinez Hall of Fame Raffle for a Cause

Help Teachers by entering the Edgar Martinez Hall of Fame Raffle for a Cause

Technology Access Foundation announced Monday (July 15) that it will be hosting an Edgar Martinez Hall of Fame online raffle from July 15 – 25th, 2019, featuring signed memorabilia to celebrate Edgar... [Read more]

While Eagle Landing Park stairs may look open again, the city says they’re not

While Eagle Landing Park stairs may look open again, the city says they’re not

Last week, Burien resident Gregory Rehmke ventured down to Eagle Landing Park, where he discovered that the long-closed stairs appeared to be re-opened. However, these stairs – which were very popular... [Read more]

It’s ‘Christmas in July’ TONIGHT as the Highline Bears take on the Wallbangers

It’s ‘Christmas in July’ TONIGHT as the Highline Bears take on the Wallbangers

REMINDER: It’ll be Christmas in July TONIGHT – Saturday, July 13, 2019 – when your Highline Bears take on the Wallbangers Baseball Club, with the first pitch (er, snowball?) set for 7:05 p.m. Join... [Read more]

Walk-n-Talk Burien’s ‘Indian Trail’ for FREE this Sunday, July 7

Walk-n-Talk Burien’s ‘Indian Trail’ for FREE this Sunday, July 7

From our friends at WABI Burien: WABI walkers gathered at Three Tree Point after having walked down the Indian Trail from Gregory Heights. (2017) One of Burien’s outdoor gems is the “Indian Trail”. This... [Read more]

Highline High Pirates Basketball Youth Camp will run July 8 – 11

Highline High Pirates Basketball Youth Camp will run July 8 – 11

Highline High Pirates 2019 Youth Basketball Camp will be held July 8, 9 & 11, from 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. at the Olympic Interim Site Basketball Gym. This camp is for students entering grades 3rd-8th. Registration... [Read more]

Hydro Driver Steve Huff seeking Sponsors for summer race season

Hydro Driver Steve Huff seeking Sponsors for summer race season

Seafair is returning to its roots of hosting the best in Northwest hydroplane racing, and recently announced that the e350 class hydroplanes will be returning this year, along with the H1 Unlimited Hydros. Local... [Read more]

Here are the 2019 winners from Sunday’s Father’s Day Car Show

Here are the 2019 winners from Sunday’s Father’s Day Car Show

Discover Burien on Monday released the names of the winners of the 2019 Father’s Day Car Show, held at the Strawberry Days Festival on Sunday: Stock to 56: Jason Hoppe – 1953 Packard Mayfair... [Read more]

South Highline National Little League wins District 7 tournament

South Highline National Little League wins District 7 tournament

Congrats to the South Highline National Little League majors, who won the district 7 tournament of champions Monday night, June 17 at Rainier Fields over Renton Little League. Rainier Little League won... [Read more]

WABI Weekday Walkers will walk Marine View Park on Wednesday, June 19

WABI Weekday Walkers will walk Marine View Park on Wednesday, June 19

From our friends at WABI Burien: Come join WABI Weekday Walkers on the third Wednesday of June (Wed., June 19) at 9 a.m. to walk Marine View Park in Normandy  Park. Normandy Park’s southernmost park... [Read more]

REMINDER: Highline Bears play two games at home this weekend!

REMINDER: Highline Bears play two games at home this weekend!

REMINDER: Your Highline Bears are back in action in White Center this weekend, with games on Friday and Saturday nights: Friday, Jun 14, 2019, 7:05 p.m. Join us for Military Appreciation Night, as the... [Read more]

4th of July Major Taylor Criterium Bike Race returning to Burien after three years

4th of July Major Taylor Criterium Bike Race returning to Burien after three years

The 4th of July Major Taylor Criterium Bike Race is returning to Burien after three years! The race has long been a Burien tradition, and this year will be the 41st edition. Organizers tell us that the... [Read more]

LETTER: ‘Save Normandy Park City Hall’s Gym/Classrooms’

LETTER: ‘Save Normandy Park City Hall’s Gym/Classrooms’

[EDITOR’S NOTE: The following is a Letter to the Editor, written by a Reader. It does not necessarily reflect the opinion of The B-Town Park Blog nor its staff:] Save Normandy Park City Hall’s... [Read more]

Enjoy donuts, Buntly’s b-day & baseball at Highline Bears games this weekend

Enjoy donuts, Buntly’s b-day & baseball at Highline Bears games this weekend

Your 2019 undefeated Highline Bears will be playing three games this weekend, with two at home at Mel Olsen Stadium in White Center, and the third on the road Sunday against the Wallbangers: FRIDAY, JUNE... [Read more]

Discover Burien & Seattle Southside After Hours with Highline Bears will be June 19

Discover Burien & Seattle Southside After Hours with Highline Bears will be June 19

The Seattle Southside Chamber of Commerce, along with Discover Burien, will be holding an After Hours event with the Highline Bears on Wednesday, June 19, 2019, from 5:30 – 7 p.m. “Please join... [Read more]

REMINDER: Highline Bears open their 2019 baseball season this Saturday!

REMINDER: Highline Bears open their 2019 baseball season this Saturday!

REMINDER: The opening game of your 2019 Highline Bears baseball team is this SATURDAY, June 1 at Mel Olson Stadium in White Center! The first pitch is set for 7:10 p.m. The Bears are heading into their... [Read more]

Woods and Water ‘Walk-n-Talk’ will be this Sunday, June 2

Woods and Water ‘Walk-n-Talk’ will be this Sunday, June 2

From our friends at WABI Burien: Begin the month of June with a walk down the wooded hillside to Seahurst Beach this Sunday, June 2, 2019! Walk-n-Talk we’ll start at the top of the hill and walk down... [Read more]

Congrats to Kennedy Catholic Student Athletes for a successful season

Congrats to Kennedy Catholic Student Athletes for a successful season

With the spring sports season at Kennedy Catholic High School now complete, coaches and staff want to celebrate a wealth of team and individual accolades. “Congratulations to all our student-athletes... [Read more]