October 17, 2015
BurnOut: Burner Black Tie Formal
Portland, OR Expo Center – Hall A
2060 N Marine Dr
Portland, OR 97217
Hours: 2:00 pm – 2:00 am
Gate/Tickets: 1:30 pm – 12:00 am
Enter Hall A on corner of N. Chatham Drive & N. Marine Drive
Tickets: $25.00 – At the door only.
Kids under 12 are free.
Dress your burnery best with a black tie flair in this indoor gala extravaganza! (This could include tophats and monocles, gowns and shawls enhanced with EL-infused faux fur and petticoats – showcase what Playa Formalwear means to you). Bring your interactive art and celebrate your burner community with daytime and nighttime activities.
Over 20 performers, two stages, theme camps, carnival games, art cars, dancing, finely dressed folks, participation, community, and great art! This (formal) event will include everything and anything you are willing to contribute to the experience! Don’t forget to dress your very burnery-best!
This space is HUGE and cavernous – but also an indoor-only space. Bring all the things: lights, projections, full camps, whatever huge annoying f***ing things you have! Don’t be a darkwad; there are no windows! Tell all your friends, fellow artists, freaks, and the like!
Volunteer for the event:
Volunteers who sign up for at least 4 hours in shifts (including pre-event work parties) receive free entry to the event.
Sign up to help here: http://www.volcor.net/TakeSurvey2.aspx?s=58_Decompression2015Volunteer
Perform at the event:
Performers who are scheduled for at least 1 set receive free entry to the event.
Sign up to DJ or Perform on the indoor stage here: http://www.volcor.net/TakeSurvey2.aspx?s=59_PerformDecompression2015
Need some extra help to bring your installation? Apply for an Art Grant or ticket here: http://www.volcor.net/TakeSurvey2.aspx?s=61_BurnOut_Grants
* Artists bringing an installation and theme camp organizers bringing their camp to BurnOut can request free entry to the event by contacting Portland@burningman.org, or by filling out the Art Grant Request form (link above).
Bring Art Installations or Theme Camps to the event:
Sign up to bring an art installation, art car, theatre troop, carnival game, theme camp, or other for Placement in Hall A here: http://www.volcor.net/TakeSurvey2.aspx?s=60_BurnOut2015Placement