Plant Trees SF Events 2008 Archive: 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018

Event

 
Burning Man Update: The Jack Rabbit Speaks
Volume 14, Issue #9 - TICKET EDITION
January 11, 2010



{============================================================}
====================TABLE OF CONTENTS=======================
{============================================================}

INTRODUCTION

LATEST NEWS:
+ BURNING MAN 2010 TICKET INFORMATION
+ OFFICIAL COMMUNICATIONS ON TICKET LAUNCH DAY
+ DUPLICATE TICKET ORDERS - DON'T BOTHER

PHOTOS & IMAGES:
+ BURNING MAN 2009 PHOTO GALLERY FROM ALES PRIKRYL

CONNECT WITH BURNING MAN:
+ Burning Man on your favorite social networks

ADMINISTERRATA:
+ Want to unsubscribe from the JRS? Srsly? OK, here's how: http://tinyurl.com/2rwqzx


{============================================================}
====================INTRODUCTION========================
{============================================================}

**<>/**<>/**<>/**<>/**<>/**<>/**<>/**<>/**<>/**<>/**<>/**


Tickets go on sale Wednesday January 13 at 10am PST.  This special
edition of the JRS has all the info you need to have the smoothest
Ticket Launch Day ever.  Read on, and learn how to do everything right
to ensure that you purchase your tickets like a cool, easy breeze,
then go on to enjoy the rest of your day, aglow with the knowledge
that you are the proud owner of a trip to Burning Man in the summer of
2010.

Yay! So yes, onward ...


**<>/**<>/**<>/**<>/**<>/**<>/**<>/**<>/**<>/**<>/**<>/**

{============================================================}
====================LATEST NEWS========================
{============================================================}

**<>/**<>/**<>/**<>/**<>/**<>/**<>/**<>/**<>/**<>/**<>/**


BURNING MAN 2010 TICKET INFORMATION

Tickets for Burning Man 2010 go on sale on Wednesday, January 13 at
10am PST.  All the info you need to know to prepare yourselves for
that auspicious day of glory can be found on our ticketing page:

http://tickets.burningman.com

We STRONGLY recommend you take the time RIGHT NOW to read through that
entire page.  It tells you how to prepare your computer, your web
browser, your payment method, your psyche, your lasagne and more ...
everything you need to know to GET READY for tickets to go on sale.
There's even the opportunity to TEST your web browser to make sure
it's configured properly to purchase tickets through our system.  See
what we're sayin' here?  Make like Scout.  Be prepared.  Don't get
caught with your pants down, unless you're into that kinda thing.

Now, every year there's a big crush of people hammering at the site to
get the cheapest tickets possible (our systems will be ready for the
onslaught), and people get their panties in a twist. In light of that,
indulge us while we take a moment to offer the following gentle
reminders:

a) If you don't end up getting one of the cheapest tickets, it's only
a little bit more money we're talkin' about here, and (trust us)
you'll completely forget about it when you're standing on the playa,
basking in the mind-blowing wonder that is Black Rock City ... and,

b) in the spirit of supporting our (economically diverse) community,
we really do encourage you to purchase the highest priced ticket you
can afford, as it leaves (and subsidizes) the cheapest tickets for the
folks who need them most.  It's all about the love, people.

c) If you're not gung ho to get the cheapest tickets, and want to save
yourself all the anxiety, just wait until later in the day once the
mad rush slows down. You'll be able to breeze right on through, stone
cold.

So, take a moment to consider that ... breathe, and chill. And then go
get your tickets!


**<>/**<>/**<>/**<>/**<>/**<>/**<>/**<>/**<>/**<>/**<>/**


OFFICIAL COMMUNICATIONS ON TICKET LAUNCH DAY

On Ticket Launch Day, the Burning Man ticket team and supporting cast
sit around the office in their pajamas (yes, really ... it's a
tradition) and wolf down waffles and other breakfast goodies while
working hard to keep YOU, the ticket-buying public, informed about the
latest updates and status with the launch.

Here's where you can find official communications all through the day,
as well as post questions, issues or challenges you might be
experiencing so we can address them:

Follow us on Twitter
http://www.twitter.com/burningman

Facebook Discussion
http://bit.ly/6gmZXB

ePlaya Ticket Launch Thread
http://eplaya.burningman.com/viewtopic.php?t=32816


**<>/**<>/**<>/**<>/**<>/**<>/**<>/**<>/**<>/**<>/**<>/**


DUPLICATE TICKET ORDERS - DON'T BOTHER

As you'll notice on http://tickets.burningman.com, First and Second
Level tickets are limited to 2 tickets per person.  Now, some people
try and get clever and purchase a second set of tickets by changing up
their personal information a little in an attempt to fool the system
(tsk tsk).  But here's the thing: every ticket order is reviewed by a
human, and we just cancel the second order.

We limit the number of tickets per person to give as many people as
possible access to First and Second Level tickets.  It's a fairness
thing.  So anyway, it won't work, and it just makes extra work for our
ticket crew.  So, please don't bother.


**<>/**<>/**<>/**<>/**<>/**<>/**<>/**<>/**<>/**<>/**<>/**

{============================================================}
====================PHOTOS & IMAGES========================
{============================================================}

**<>/**<>/**<>/**<>/**<>/**<>/**<>/**<>/**<>/**<>/**<>/**


BURNING MAN 2009 PHOTO GALLERY FROM ALES PRIKRYL

In order to get you in the right frame of mind, which is to say agog
with all the amazing stuff you'll experience in Black Rock City, we
give you the 2009 photo gallery from Documentation Team photographer
Ales Prikryl.  This is truly a stunning set of photographs.  Enjoy:

http://www.flickr.com/photos/colorstream/sets/721576223639825


**<>/**<>/**<>/**<>/**<>/**<>/**<>/**<>/**<>/**<>/**<>/**

{============================================================}
==================CONNECT WITH BURNING MAN====================
{============================================================}

**<>/**<>/**<>/**<>/**<>/**<>/**<>/**<>/**<>/**<>/**<>/**

The Burning Man Regional Network - connect with Burners in your
hometown:
http://regionals.burningman.com

Visit our own Lyceum and engage with published authors, bloggers and
thinkers in and around the Burning Man community as they observe and
comment on our culture and like-minded cultures around the world:
http://blog.burningman.com

The Official Burning Man Facebook Page:
http://www.facebook.com/burningman

Official Burning Man Twitter Account - All Things Burning Man:
http://www.twitter.com/burningman

Black Rock City Twitter Account - All Things BRC:
http://www.twitter.com/blackrockcity

**<>/**<>/**<>/**<>/**<>/**<>/**<>/**<>/**<>/**<>/**<>/**

{============================================================}
==================ADMIN ON AND OFF THE JRS====================
{============================================================}

Email questions to questions@burningman.com anytime. Email post
requests to jackrabbitspeaks@burningman.com with the words "POST
REQUEST" in your subject line.

For questions: questions@burningman.com
Old rabbits: http://www.burningman.com/blackrockcity_yearround/jrs/
On and off this ride:
SUBSCRIBE: bman-announce-subscribe@burningman.com
UNSUBSCRIBE: bman-announce-unsubscribe@burningman.com
If you are having trouble, troubleshoot at http://tinyurl.com/2rwqzx

Soundtrack for this JRS: Clap Your Hands Say Yeah, Jose Gonzales, Beirut

_______________________________________________
bman-announce mailing list
bman-announce@burningman.com
https://lists.burningman.com/mailman/listinfo/bman-announce
For updates and info, contact scott at planttrees dot org.