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Pagan Bunny Burn - Where all artists are equal

 

Always the weekend before Easter

March 22-25, 2018

 

 

 

 

 

Tickets go on sale Dec. 8th, 2017

Check back here for link to ticket sales

NO TICKET SALES AT GATE

YOU MUST HAVE A TICKET and ID TO ENTER, YOU WILL BE TURNED AWAY

Pagan Bunny Burn is a multi-day, family based, interactive total art emmersion event.

Photos by:

Andy Pischalnikoff

1st Album: Rio

2nd Album: Andy Pischalnikoff

3RD ALBUM: ANDY PISCHALNIKOFF

ARIAL PHOTO BY TONY SOURCE

4th Album: Matt Watt

 

 

Located on private property in Northern California, Pagan Bunny Burn blends the outdoor beauty of the spring season, with participation stemming from the arts.

We welcome all to come and participate and share your talent and art with us, The weekend before Easter. If you have any questions please email paganbunnyburn@gmail.com.

 

Phone

(530) 968-5262

 

Location

Elk Creek, CA 95939

 

Gate Hours

March 22 Noon - 9:00 PM

March 23 9:00 AM - 9:00 PM

March 24 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM

March 25 Open till 6:00 PM

Survival Guide


What to Bring

- Your ticket
- Your ID
- Food
- Drinking water
- Your camp setup (tent, trailer, bedding, kitchen setup, shower setup)
- Lighting for your camp and self
- Warm clothing for the rain or chilly early spring nights
- Power you need for the event (generators (gen box), batteries)
- Personal libations
- First Aid supplies, allergy medications
- Prescriptions, glasses, contact lenses
- Optional gifts
- Trash can/bags
- Gray or dish water receptacle
- Food waste receptacle
- Costumes, other personal decor
- Musical instruments and other creative art supplies
- Cooking and/or generator fuel
- Extra toilet paper
- Bicycle or other human powered vehicle
- Bunny ears
- An open mind

Preparation:

You must bring everything you need to Pagan Bunny Burn, INCLUDING WATER, FIRST AID, and FOOD. There is NO DRINKING WATER, NO COFFEE, and NO ICE available on site! Practice SELF-RELIANCE. The site is located about 22 miles from the nearest city. The small community of Elk Creek has a restaurant, that does sale ice, located a mile from the venue. Please limit In and outs, Please carpool if you need to make an ice run.
GARBAGE & RECYCLING: Garbage and recycling containers are NOT provided. This is a LEAVE NO TRACE event — please ensure that you bring trash receptacles. Pack it in, pack it out. We want to hold future events at this property, thus we need to respect its beauty. 
POWER, CELL PHONES, AND INTERNET:  You will need to supply your own power — there is no public grid. If you are bringing your generator please remember to bring a gen box to keep the noise down. There is limited cell phone service, Verizon, and Sprint are your best bet. At&T is limited. No Internet. 
PLACEMENT:  If you have applied for placement for your theme camp, art, or vehicle, ask Gate Staff to radio for Placement. If you are NOT placed, please follow signs for car camping, walk-in camping parking and RV parking. 
« Roads will be marked do not camp on them. 
« RV's allowed in designated areas only. 
« Register for art placement at :https://goo.gl/forms/l1fCUZB68HCWSZ6u2
« Register for theme camp placement at: https://goo.gl/forms/EklvkYmS11Tb3kwC2

Policies:

LOST ITEMS: Pagan Bunny Burn is not responsible for lost or stolen items. Please plan accordingly. Label your things, phone, camera, keys, etc. There will be white boards to write announcements on located at the HQ (Hind Quarters), We plan to have a radio station for personal announcements and event announcements. 

EJECTION: Pagan Bunny Burn reserves the right to deny entry to the event, or to revoke event access at any time, for any reason.

EXODUS: We love you and your camp, but please have an exit plan. You need to have cleaned up and left by 5:00 pm Sunday  at the latest. Whether or not you are part of a site-wide clean-up, please do your part and patrol your campsite and the grounds around it for cleanliness. 

DRIVING DURING EVENT: For the safety of others and due to the limited width of the road leading to the property, once vehicles are parked, please stay put. The speed limit at Pagan Bunny Burn is 5 MPH, always and everywhere.

INS & OUTS: Each participant will be given a wristband. Re-entry is only allowed with wristbands. Keep your wristband on AT ALL TIMES during the entire event.  

LARGE VEHICLES, TRAILERS AND RVS: Please note,  due to large oak trees RV camping will be in certain areas, and there will be designated space for car/tent camping, and designated areas to tent camp and park your vehicle in the designated parking area. There will be designated areas; please do not drive all over the property or you will be asked to leave.

NO VENDING: There will be NO vending of any kind permitted at Pagan Bunny Burn.

SOUND: Pagan Bunny Burn has a strict sound policy. NO SOUND SYSTEMS in the tent, and RV camping and theme camp areas. If you decide to bring your own sound for your camp, please note that any system over 100 watts (basically, anything bigger than a boom box) will be asked to be turned off. But you can use the STAGE! Time slots on the STAGE in the Circle of Awesomeness are still available.

PHOTOGRAPHY: Commercial use of pictures or video taken at Pagan Bunny Burn is prohibited. 

BUILDINGS ON SITE: There is NO ACCESS to any of the private buildings on the property. 

DOGS: Leave dogs at home. We are surrounded by neighboring ranches; we can not have dogs chasing livestock. We like to keep happy neighbors. Dogs are best left at home.

PORTA-POTTIES: We will have port a-potties placed around the event. Please respect the potties and all of your neighbors by taking good care of the facilities. (And it never hurts to bring extra one-ply toilet paper.) Respect the property — do not use the woods as your toilet. Do not place paper towels, 2-ply TP., diapers, wet wipes, feminine products in the toilets. 

NO WOOD CUTTING! If you didn't bring it, it is not yours to burn. This is a working ranch, and it recycles all of it's wood, 

EMERGENCIES: In the event of a medical, or other emergency that you cannot handle notify Pagan Bunny Burn Rangers, or a Staff member with a badge and radio if you have an emergency or have witnessed an emergency so that it can be documented.

RANGERS: Radical self-reliance and respect means you are responsible for your own actions. This includes being respectful of your neighbors, controlling the sound volume of your camp, and working out disagreements respectfully. Rangers patrol the event and you can reach out to them if you need urgent help or assistance in resolving  a conflict. Typically dressed in bright neon vest,  Rangers are participants who volunteer to help to make our event  safe, smooth, and enjoyable. 

WEAPONS PROHIBITED: Firearms are prohibited. Leave it at home, even if it’s licensed. You don’t need it, and we don’t want to deal with it.

FIREWORKS: For everyone’s safety and to protect the land, and not frighten livestock personal fireworks and pyrotechnics are prohibited. 

EARLY ENTRY: Gate opens on Noon Thursday for all participants. Have a question, email paganbunnyburn@gmail.com.  

MUTANT VEHICLES: Small mutant vehicles and art cars will be encouraged. Registration is required. Please register your art car or any mutated transportation to let us know what you plan on bringing BEFORE arriving. Unregistered vehicles will not be permitted. Register at: https://goo.gl/forms/l1fCUZB68HCWSZ6u2

ADAPTIVE VEHICLES:  We are pleased to allow small vehicles on site for those who have mobility limitations, Golf Carts, scooters, mopeds and bicycles are allowed and must stay on designated roads. Registration is required. Please register your adaptive vehicle and let us know what you plan on bringing BEFORE arriving. Unregistered vehicles will not be permitted. Register at: paganbunnyburn@gmail.com
Motorcycles, ATV's, or UTV's are not permitted. Do not bring them. 

MOBILITY RESTRICTED AND HANDICAP PARKING:  Designated mobility restricted parking will be available near the main entrance to center camp. Do not abuse this privilege; we are reserving this limited space for those who genuinely require it. 

FIRE PERFORMANCES: Fire arts, and performers interested in performing please fill out the Art Form at https://goo.gl/forms/l1fCUZB68HCWSZ6u2

MUSIC AND PERFORMANCE ARTS : To help organize the STAGE schedule, we suggest that you pre-register your performances, however walk ups are welcome. If you decide to bring your own sound for your camp, please note that any system over 100 watts (basically, anything bigger than a boom box) will be asked to be turned off. But you can use the STAGE! Set up your equipment and put on a show, the STAGE is looking for artist who want blocks of time! We create a space so you can do your thing! We have a designated area for sound and there for can only have one stage for DJ's and loud performances. We need to respect our neighbors. Fill out the Artists form at: https://goo.gl/forms/l1fCUZB68HCWSZ6u2

 

VOLUNTEER

Volunteering is fun!! We LOVE our Volunteers!! Volunteers ROCK!!

One of the best ways to participate and get to meet lot's of fun people is to volunteer at Pagan Bunny Burn!

We have several Teams that would love to have you join us for somebunny good times:

If you are interested please check out the Volunteer Application:

 

https://goo.gl/forms/dzfazFwe7QlJsbv62

Volunteer Application deadline to be eligeble for a Directed Ticket is November 10th, 2017

Directed Tickets go on sale at the end of November.

Volunteer Applications will no longer be accepted after Feb. 23rd, 2018

Any questions? email paganbunnyburnvolunteer@gmail.com

 

 

Theme Camps

Would you like to register as a Theme Camp? Would you like to be near the effigy, the STAGE and the art? Do you have something exciting to share with participants?

AWESOME!!!!

Here is a link to the Theme Camp Application:

https://goo.gl/forms/EklvkYmS11Tb3kwC2

Theme Camp Applications are due by Nov 10th, 2017 to be eligible for Directed Ticket Sales at the end of November.

Theme Camp Applications will not be accepted after Feb. 23rd, 2018.

Email paganbunnyburnthemecamps@gmail.com, if you have any questions!!

ARTISTS

Are you an artist? Do you dabble in them? Do you create 2-D or 3-D pieces? Do you spin music? Do you play an instrument? Are you a comedian? A poet? A magician? A juggler? A singer? A dancer? A fire performer? (I hope you get the idea)

We LOVE ART!!!

We have created an atmosphere for you. Pagan Bunny Burn is the place where all artist are equal. By staying away from vending and selling of art and things, all artist can play together and create freely.

Bring your art, we have a spot for you to share it.

Big art, small art, we have the room!

Pagan Bunny Burns' goal is to help artist make more art, better art, and art for arts sake. May it be a piece to something bigger that is still being created, bring it, share it and be amazed by the gratitude of those around you for doing it.

Want to bring you art? Yeah!!! Please fill out the Artists application:  https://goo.gl/forms/l1fCUZB68HCWSZ6u2

Mutant Vehicles are encouraged and must pr-register by filling out this form at: https://goo.gl/forms/l1fCUZB68HCWSZ6u2

If you are bringing flame effects of any kind please pr-register your fire piece at: https://goo.gl/forms/l1fCUZB68HCWSZ6u2

Art/Artist/Mutant Vehicle Applications are due by Nov 10th, 2017 to be eligible for Directed Ticket Sales at the end of November.

Art/Artist/Mutant Vehicle Applications will not be accepted after Feb. 23rd, 2018.

Email paganbunnyburnart@gmail.com if you have any questions.

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Directions to the middle of nowhere

Getting to Pagan Bunny Burn in Elk Creek CA: 
The gate is located at 3199 County Road 309 (Sanhedrin), Elk Creek, CA 95939.
GPS on your phone is not reliable.

HWY 162 is a two lane narrow highway, please go 55 MPH.
Watch for Pagan Bunny Burn Signs on County Road 306. 
«    RESPECT THE NEIGHBORS: Do not use private driveways to turn around. 
«    RESPECT THE ROAD: Obey all posted speed limits, watch out for animals. 
«    Be mindful on County Road 309 (Sanhedrin), it is residential. 
«    DO NOT DRIVE TIRED! NEVER DRIVE WHILE IMPAIRED

FROM WILLOWS CA, 95988 OFF OF INTERSTATE-5
1. Take Hwy 162, exit #603.
2. Turn West onto CA-162 W  
3. Go 20.3 miles to stop sign
4.  Turn left onto County Road 306
5. Go 0.4 miles
6.  Turn right onto County Road 309/Sanhedrin Rd. 
7. Go 0.4 miles taking you by the Elk Creek High School and then the Elementary School.
8. Turn left. Follow the signage through the open gates toward the venue and ‘GATE”.
9. Max speed is 10 MPH. Once you reach ‘GATE’ please have tickets and ID ready. After them speed limit will be posted 5MPH.

GATE

To get through GATE swiftly and easily, follow these tips: 
« Have your ticket(s) and ID(s) ready before you pull up to gate. 
«  Make sure your RV/rig/trailer is unlocked and accessible for any potential searches for smuggled unticketed people and animals. An attempt to smuggle in a person will lead to ejection of premises without reimbursement.
«  Abide all federal, state, and local driving/vehicle laws by not traveling with open alcohol containers, illegal drugs or paraphernalia, or hazardous materials. 
«  Stay with your vehicle; do not exit the vehicle unless asked  to do so.  
«  Gate hours: Thur. 12pm-9pm, Fri. 9am-9pm, Sat. 9am-3pm

HQ (Hind Quarters):

Is the headquarters for the event and will be on the map. Make the HQ one of the first stops along your point of entry, to help you familiarize yourself with the resources and information you need.

Tickets

Tickets go on SALE December 8th!!!

There will be a link to ticket sales HERE when it is available!!

Tickets are $75.

 

You must have a physical ticket and photo ID to be admitted at gate.

There will be a Will Call

No ticket sales at GATE

People without a ticket will be turned away at gate.

All minors must be accompanied by parent or guardian.

Kids 12 and under are free.

NO DOGS

Port-potties will be provided.

Please read Survival Guide for more info on what to be prepared for and what to bring.

Any questions please email paganbunnyburn@gmail.com

 

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Stay Connected

For those who like to stay connected and see what everyone else is doing to plan for Pagan Bunny Burn 2018, you can find us on facebook. We have a public group page:

https://www.facebook.com/groups/729302510497543/

And an event page:

Will be created soon!

A Ticket Trade page:

Will be created soon!

A Ride Share page:

Will be created soon!

If you have any questions please email them to paganbunnyburn@gmail.com

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OUR CORE VALUES: 
Fun • Participation • Accountability • Responsibility • Respect

 

THE TEN PRINCIPLES:

Radical Inclusion

Gifting

Decommodification

Radical Self-reliance

Self-expression

Communal Effort

Civic Responsibility

Leave No Trace

Participation

Immediacy.