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Tickets Available NOW!

Tickets Available NOW!

DUSTCOVERY 2018
Vancouver’s Official Regional Burning Man Decompression event
Saturday, November 17, 2018 at 8pm – 2am
Harbour Convention Centre, Downtown Vancouver

TICKETS ARE NOW AVAILABLE!
All info & ticket buying link at:
http://dustcovery.gvias.org/tickets2018/

VOLUNTEERS NEEDED!
http://dustcovery.gvias.org/participate/

Please see the BLOG on the website or the FB event page for all pertinent updates!
https://www.facebook.com/events/237606740256063

—————
squishelle on behalf of the Dustcovery Production Team
Dustcovery Communications
dustcovery-comms@gvias.org

Dustcovery Door Team needs doorbitches of all genders, persuasions, orientations and associations!

🌈🤖VOLUNTEER AT DUSTCOVERY🤖🌈
Dustcovery Door Team needs doorbitches of all genders, persuasions, orientations and associations!

WHO CAN BE A GOOD DOORBITCH:
– Dominatrix
– Bartender
– Movie PA
– Schoolteacher
– Lizardman
– Paperfolder
– JUST ABOUT ANYONE!

MAYBE NOT THE BEST DOORBITCHES:
– Royal guard
– Planking experts
– Hyperactive children

SUPER PERKZ
– Chat up the hotttties first on their way into the venue
– Show off your awesome costume
– Glowing pride and warm feels
– Set the tone for the party YOU want to see
Be the living embodiment of
– Civic responsibility
– Participation
– Communal effort
And best of all…
– Vollies get access to early ticket sales for BitF next year!
(*with min. req. banked volunteer hours)
(*some additional conditions apply)

Follow this link: http://dustcovery.gvias.org/participate/volunteer/
Fill out the volunteer survey
Be part of the crew!

Art & Theme Camp applications open

Calling all artists!

We wish to cordially invite you to share your art with your Burning Man community at DUSTCOVERY 2018. We are looking for FUN, INTERACTIVE pieces to fill our incredible new space at the plaza of nations Vancouver!!

If you wish to bring your art, please complete the form at:
Dustcovery 2018 Art and Theme Camps

Submissions are due by MONDAY NOV 5th!!! Please feel free to contact me with any questions at dustcovery-art@gvias.org

And remember, GVIAS is still accepting ART GRANT APPLICATIONS until OCTOBER 9th! You may receive up to $500 for new interactive art projects, up to $250 for the refurbishment or expansion of an existing interactive art project,

Please go to http://gvias.org/grants/dustcovery to apply for a grant!!!

Thanks,

Kristen Huskins & Kyle Almond
Art Placement Co-Leads
Dustcovery 2018

Attention fire performers and fire techs!

Attention fire performers and fire techs!
Would you like to perform at Dustcovery?

Anyone who can perform safely is welcome to apply. Let me know if you have something prepared or if you would like to join in with a group performance. Also let me know if you have music for your set or are fine jamming to whatever we play.

The show will be 30 minutes so we have plenty of room for performers of all skill levels.

Minmum requirements:

  • sobriety during performance
  • showing up early the night of Dustcovery to do a run through. Timing tbd.
  • having fire safe clothing, and your own fire tools.

Cut off for signup is Nov 4th.
Email me at lanternsflame@gmail.com

Please note, there are no discounts or tickets for performers. We do it because we love it:)

Cheers
TyFawks
Dustcovery Fire Performance Lead

PS: Also we are seeking fire techs to keep us safe. Message me if you can help.

 

Info page for reference: Fire Show

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Announcing our Production Team!

Huge gratitude for all of these lovely folks who’ve stepped up to take on a leadership role to make this event spectacular! These people are busy bees already deep in planning.

Associate Producers – Hazel S and Scott L-K
Art and Theme Camps – Kristen H and Kyle A
Door – Kate F
Volunteers – Adeline Lalita T and Lauren H
Communications and Burning Man Regional Contact – squishelle
Decor – Eve W and Chelsea B
Puck’s Main Stage – Peter B
Ravebots Stage – Dayna and Tango
Signage – Ash H
Fire Show – Ty E
Fire Safety – Mitch B
Transport – Jay S
Surprise Activities – Madison H and Kaschelle
Newbie Reception and Activities – Joss K
Parking – Ash Smash
Rangers – Matt S

Dustcovery 2018, Sat Nov 17 @ Plaza of Nations!

SAVE THE DATE! You won’t want to miss this.

Dustcovery 2018
Vancouver’s Official Burning Man Regional Decompression event!
Saturday November 17, 2018 at 8pm to 2am
Harbour Convention Centre
760 Pacific Blvd, Vancouver, BC V6B 5E7

Connecting with fellow burners, making new friends, dance floors, DJs, art installations, theme camps, fire show, indoor and outdoor space – It’s all going to happen!

We have secured a new location right downtown in the old casino at Plaza of Nations.

► Ticket info, art and theme camp applications – all coming soon.

► VOLUNTEER SIGN UPS NOW OPEN
Thank you for offering your time to make our events so special!
You will need to buy a ticket to the event – hence the qusstoin on the survey. Tickets will go on sale shortly!
http://dustcovery.gvias.org/participate/volunteer

► ART GRANTS
Art grants for Dustcovery are now open!
Bring your art, theatre, game, or performance, we’ll give you up to $500 to help make it happen!!
Application deadline is Oct 9.
Info: http://dustcovery.gvias.org/grants/

► INFO LINKS
Website: www.dustcovery.gvias.org
FB Event page: www.facebook.com/events/237606740256063
GVIAS: Gvias – Greater Vancouver Interactive Arts Society
Burning Man Vancouver: Burning Man Vancouver Regional Community
Burning Man Official Regional Events: regionals.burningman.org/official-events/