Annual Survey for South Bay Burners – open thru March 7

Survey is open now: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/KMWRLBW ABOUT: Our mission as the Regional Contact is to communicate and promote cross-pollination in our large & varied community, and not only provide Burning Man important dates & events, but also help connect local Burners from projects in arts/music/mutant-vehicles/theme-camps partnership with organizations such as Burners without Borders, and outreach to the broader community. We’re looking to hear about your needs and … Continue reading Annual Survey for South Bay Burners – open thru March 7

March 9: Sonic Runway Closure Ceremony & Fashion Show

Not everything that happens at Burning Man stays at Burning Man!   The City of San Jose and Burning Man organization are bringing art to the Southbay through the “Playa to Paseo” partnership, over the next 3 years. March 9th Closure Ceremony of ‘Sonic Runway’ The first of the art installations through Playa to Paseo program has been the “Sonic Runway“, the light-art installation by Rob Jensen and Warren Trezevant that came to the … Continue reading March 9: Sonic Runway Closure Ceremony & Fashion Show

March 10: “A Wild Night” costume-party fundraiser

Bring your inner “Wild” to life by dressing up in costumes that express your natural instinct… from the imaginative beasts of Where The Wild Things Are to the stylized Wildlings of Game of Thrones, and just about everything in-between! DirtyCurlie will be hosting a fantastical wonderland celebration that includes live music, mixology drinks, virtual reality, poker game, photobooth and more. As it is the tradition … Continue reading March 10: “A Wild Night” costume-party fundraiser

May 6: Silicon Valley Bikes Festival & Bicycle Show (sign-up by 4/12)

The South Bay Burner community is invited to pARTicipate at the Silicon Valley Bikes Festival and Bicycle show, to bring and showcase your mutant bicycles!   Quick Summary WHAT:  This volunteer-run not-for-profit Festival kicks off National Bike Month by bringing together Silicon Valley’s racing, road, recreation, cruiser, vintage, fixed gear, lowrider, mountain biking, cargo biking, BMX, bike polo playing and cool urban lifestyle cyclists and … Continue reading May 6: Silicon Valley Bikes Festival & Bicycle Show (sign-up by 4/12)

March 3: OBOTA OBLONGOTA – 2018 SF BURNAL EQUINOX Art Salon & Mixer

Burning Man Presents:  ROBOTA OBLONGATA!  A pathway into the head and mind of the robotic realm. Join us in a place at the intersection between the quantitative and emergent; the simulated and creative; the possible and palpable. A living database between human consciousness and abstract calculation, where the world of being and material thought overlap, divide, and eerily evolve.  Art • Music • Performance • Theme Camps • … Continue reading March 3: OBOTA OBLONGOTA – 2018 SF BURNAL EQUINOX Art Salon & Mixer

PAST EVENT: Feb 20, Content Magazine Pick-Up-Party (PUP)

Content Magazine is featuring South Bay Burners in its upcoming edition! Join us as we show off some burner art, and come dressed in your burner finest! Celebrate the release of Issue 10.1 “Tech,” featuring up-and-coming people and projects in Silicon Valley.  Interact with robots by OhmniLabs, hear live performances by 10.1 featured artists Casey Wickstrom and Artificial Lavender, and see art by John Edmark, … Continue reading PAST EVENT: Feb 20, Content Magazine Pick-Up-Party (PUP)

PAST EVENT: Feb 15, 3rd Thursday Meet & Greet

Our ‘3rd Thursday’ monthly meet & greets are a great way to connect year-round with the thriving South Bay Burner community, where over 80 theme camps call the South Bay/Silicon Valley home!  Join us for a cold brew after work, and hear about the community plans too! The turnout is typically 20-35 people, so we try to pick low-key bars who they don’t get fussy with a big … Continue reading PAST EVENT: Feb 15, 3rd Thursday Meet & Greet