July NorthBayNews

Dear North Bay Burners, It is heating up as we move into the full swing playa prep time that is summer. With 52 days left until the gate opens I know you’re out there building all the things. If you’re like me you’ve already got piles of gear beginning to form. Costume inspiration is hitting, …

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June NorthBayNews

Dear North Bay Burners, This time of year is all about helping people who have a ticket understand what it means to be a Burner. As anyone who has been out to Black Rock City knows it’s more preparation, planning and networking than your usual camping trip. A strange combination of knowing how to proceed …

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May NorthBayNews

Dear North Bay Burners, This one kind of got away from me! Sorry for the late post on the newsletter this month. We had so much fun doing the shopping cart race I kind of forgot to write. But I know you’re all ready for more so here it is – all the news that …

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Cotatitarod 2017 Wrap Up

We really had a great day. Five teams ran. We collected entry fees of around 400 pounds of food for the Redwood Empire Food Bank. And a great time was had by all. Everyone keeps asking why I’m not working for the revolution. What am I doing to be a part of the resistance? This. …

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Cotatitarod Wants You!

Would you like to participate in the upcoming event? There is a spot for you! A few options for crews you can join: Bike Marshal – kind of like a Ranger Racer Check In – greet the teams as they arrive Food Weigh In – take donations from the racers Leave No Trace – give …

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April NorthBayNews

Dear North Bay Burners, I am sad to report that due to the flooding in the Black Rock Desert the event is cancelled this year. We just cannot guarantee your safety on a waterlogged playa, There are too many soft spots where vehicles cannot pass. So there will be no Burning Man 2017. April fools! …

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March NorthBayNews

Happy Spring North Bay Burners! I am happy to announce we have a new event in progress. Thanks to the inspiration of the Chicago Burners and their CHIditarod we have our very own shopping cart race here in Cotati – that’s right, you guessed it, the Cotatitarod! We’ve gotten the Cotati¬†City Council’s stamp of approval …

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February NorthBayNews

Dear North Bay Burners, After a brief break to focus on family and you know, marching in the streets, I am back with your monthly newsletter. You will find a reminder to log into your Burner Profile and warm up your Ticketfly account, news about a disc golf outing up at Taylor Mountain, and some …

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