Aug 29: SouthBay Burner Regional Meet & Greet, on the Playa

You’ll be in Black Rock City in August?  Then come by for a cocktail and the start of a playa crawl to visit as many South Bay Burner camps as we can find! We want to meet ALL of you! Did you know there are over 80 theme camps that call the South Bay/Silicon Valley home?  Your three Regional Contacts, (RealGirl, DirtyCurlie and Manea) are … Continue reading Aug 29: SouthBay Burner Regional Meet & Greet, on the Playa

PAST EVENT: Jul 20, 3rd Thursday Meet&Greet

July Meet&Greet (& Hygiene Drive): When: Thursday July 20, starting @6pm Where: “The Halford” – 1494 Halford Ave, Santa Clara, CA 95051 Global Wave of Service, Hygiene Drive: In this month’s meet& greet, we’re organizing a “Hygiene Drive” as part of the Global Wave of Service initiative. We encourage you to participate & make an impact for your community; together, we can provide cleanliness, improved health & self-esteem to  someone struggling with … Continue reading PAST EVENT: Jul 20, 3rd Thursday Meet&Greet

PAST Event: July 15, Newbie-BBQ & Theme-Camp Speeding Dating

(Banner picture:  Dust City Diner 2012, Photo by Ana Grillo) Annual Newbie-BBQ When: Saturday July 15, starting 11:00am (see detailed schedule) WHERE: Murdock Park, 1240 Wunderlich Dr, San Jose pARTicipate: Sign-up to volunteer & engage! FACEBOOK: facebook.com/events/1716975938600784/ Meetup: www.meetup.com/South-Bay-Burners/events/240566073/ Our aim was to connect the virgins to the seasoned Burners in the South Bay region for better orientation/preparation for the playa… and get the Burner community to … Continue reading PAST Event: July 15, Newbie-BBQ & Theme-Camp Speeding Dating

PAST EVENT: Jul 22, Fundraising Event: Ali Bar-Bar and Friends Playa Prequel!

WHEN: Saturday Jul 22, from 7pm to 1am WHERE: School of Visual Philosophy – 425 Auzerias Ave, San Jose CA 95126 FACEBOOK: https://www.facebook.com/events/2319524688272020 Details: Ali Bar-Bar and School of Visual Philosophy will be hosting a pre-playa blowout with some of your favorite Burning Man camps and projects, to raise funds for their projects!  This is the line up: The host site, School of Visual Philosophy, will … Continue reading PAST EVENT: Jul 22, Fundraising Event: Ali Bar-Bar and Friends Playa Prequel!

Aug 4: First-Friday in San Jose

First Friday Art Walk & Street Market When: Friday, Aug 4 from 7-11pm in San Jose Where: Downtown San Jose (South First Street & San Salvador) Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/events/1475574525856799  On each First-Friday of each month, several galleries in downtown San Jose host extended hours to invite the community to view new and/or local exhibits on a mapped ‘Art Walk‘.  South First Street is additionally lined with … Continue reading Aug 4: First-Friday in San Jose

PAST EVENT: Jul 1, MPyre Strikes Back! Beach Burn in Monterey

Our friends in Monterey write:  We return to Del Monte Beach in Monterey, California for our beloved Official Burning Man Regional Event! Bring your creativity and energy to engage and enjoy another beautiful day at our annual community gathering and celebration! WHEN: Saturday | July 1, 2017  @ 12p – 10p WHERE:  Monterey Bay Park | Del Monte Beach  @ 699 Del Monte Ave  Monterey CA … Continue reading PAST EVENT: Jul 1, MPyre Strikes Back! Beach Burn in Monterey

PAST EVENT: Jun 17, PRECOMPRESSION 2017, A NIMBY Showcase of the Arts

Burning Man presents: PRECOMPRESSION 2017: A NIMBY Showcase of the Arts Join us for an evening of art, inventions, and imaginative community. This will be a creative collaboration of artistically epic proportions – from art, theme camps, and mutant vehicles to performers and participants of every kind. Come early to enjoy dinner and art tours – Happy Hour Specials 6:30-8:30pm; food trucks all night! All … Continue reading PAST EVENT: Jun 17, PRECOMPRESSION 2017, A NIMBY Showcase of the Arts