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#1 drumminmama

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Posted December 25 2004 - 03:51 PM

It's about time to start hoarding bits and pieces for the playa. THis thread is for Burning man discussion, ride share planning and LOCAL burner events.
Enjoy!
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Posted December 28 2004 - 06:16 PM

local events...? Didnt know they existed

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Posted December 28 2004 - 10:16 PM

Check the burningman website links or do a search. I think I saw several fezt around the country. One is in Arizona in April but it only for a weekend.

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Posted December 29 2004 - 03:19 AM

whats in arizona in apriL?

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Posted December 30 2004 - 05:22 PM

Colorado has Apogea which merged for a year with Dreamtime and confused the hell out of me. I paid one ticket for two events? COOL.
Seems they will split again this year.

Regionals are not necessarily connected to the playa, but lots of the same freaks show up.
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Posted January 09 2005 - 07:23 PM

Do you know where I can find more info about Apogea and Dreamtime?
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Posted January 10 2005 - 07:05 PM

Hey!
ya, Apogea has a Tribe. link to main tribe is in my sig.
I've not heard any oficial on either but my ears are up. I'll post as soon as I know.
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Posted January 11 2005 - 03:07 PM

thanks drumminmamma
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Posted January 13 2005 - 05:40 PM

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Posted January 20 2005 - 03:21 AM

2004 was my first burn. i'm really looking forward to participating more this year ^.^

one of my favorite things about burning man was getting there and back. it's so much fun when you meet other burners on their way. you can tell by the painted cars and after the burn, there's playa everywhere for miles from us dirty desert people. oh, and all the happy friendly people i encountered all along the west coast.
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Posted January 26 2005 - 05:43 PM

What is a burn?
Waiting for the time when I can finally say
That this has all been wonderful, but now I'm on my way
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Posted January 26 2005 - 06:00 PM

yes. id really like to find out about these...i know ive heard that like burning man is very secretive, and theres one ski-in one in the middle of colorado, not a burning man for instance, but really similar, id love some info
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Posted February 01 2005 - 06:44 PM

www.burningman.com

This year will be my first burn. I've been admiring this event for almost half my life. Fortunately, I turn 18 two days before it starts this year so my parents can't say no this time. I also take delight in the theme, Psyche: the Conscious, the Subconscious and the Unconscious. My pop is a pharmacist so I've grown up working with him. In Qs1, the script program, a patients drug code is the last four letters of their first name then the first letter of their first name. Mine is SIEKK, hence the username. I've always been interested in pharmacology in relation to the psyche and performing little experiments on myself. Maybe I'm looking it to it more than I should but it makes me feel special, so I like to think it has significance Posted Image... now I just have to figure out how to get there :p

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Posted February 06 2005 - 11:51 AM

no ski-in burner events in Colorado that I know of, although we do have a couple ski-in jams in the REAL mountain terratin (not Vail/Aspen) being a XC skier and only a few treks, I'm not there yet.

Seikk, check out cognitiveliberty.org!
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Posted February 12 2005 - 06:49 PM

Ooooh, very cool drumminmama, thanks!

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Posted February 17 2005 - 11:35 AM

.... and there's Burning Flipside:

http://www.burningflipside.com/

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Posted March 06 2005 - 08:37 PM

http://www.toast-town.org/

Arizona Burners local affair. Sounds cool er....or hot :)



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Posted March 08 2005 - 10:02 AM

I was thinking about going to burning man, but I haven't figured out what to bring to contribute. Can somebody give a few examples of what they or people they know have brought in the past?
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Posted March 08 2005 - 12:38 PM

jewlary(handmade beaded/hemp)
clothes(of your own design)
drugs
food (fruit/candy/cold water)
love(hugs/smiles)
shelter(decorate it and people can chill there if you want)
drugs
art(express youself as deeply and flamboyantly as possable)....

and i'd like to stress the importance of having a mode of transportation other than ones feet. i didnt have a bike or anything and i walked all around the place and my feet hurt like hell. that place is too big for walking.
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Posted March 09 2005 - 08:01 AM

We've got a burn over here in NC around the 8th full moon every year....
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