Ay Boo-boo, it’s a pic-a-nic!

(It’s that time of year!)


We are bringing back, after a short interlude, the Newbie Blender, i.e.: Newbie Burner Blender Picnic!

All are welcome between Noon and 5:00 pm’ish for a BYOB Picnic in the Park.

Learn about Burning Man, Regional events, and happenings near and far. Mingle with long-time volunteers, theme camp leads, artists, and sparkle ponies! Discuss, play, showcase, be merry!

The do list:

·      Larry hats

·      Portable art

·      Face coverings or masks

·      Fewd

·      Drank

·      Electrolytes

·      Yass Queen

·      Smiles

·      Consent

·      Games

·      Burner fashion

·      Acoustic instruments

·      Hoops

·      Battery powered poi

·      Battery powered blinky lights

The don’t list:

·      Driving in the park

·      Pop-ups

·      Amplified sound

·      Acting like a jerk

·      Non-consent

·      Come without a mask

·      Open flame

·      Generators

(NEWBIE) Burner Blender Picnic


Saturday, June 12, 2021

Laurelhurst Park

Picnic Site D

SE Cesar E Chavez Blvd & Stark St, Portland, OR 97214

This event is being generously supported by Precipitation NW, http://www.precipitationnw.org/.

Precipitation Northwest is accepting donations to cover the costs of permitting this event. Click here if you would like to support the Newbie Picnic!

Welcome Home

Portland is a vibrant town with an active burner community, home to some amazing theme camps, artists, stilt walkers, events, fire performances, music and other social gatherings. The Burning Man ethos really resonates here in the Willamette Valley.

We hold SOAK*, our annual regional burn, Portland Decompression, Woosday (social gathering happy hour), Town Hall meetings, Newbie Burner Picnics, and other events where you can meet, connect, and collaborate with other burners in the area. Subscribe to the Portland Announce and Portland Discussion Lists, and check out our web site to hear about upcoming events!

Portland is part of the Burning Man Global Regional Network.