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Cleanin’ up da River – Feb 28th

Join us February 28th for cleaning up our city and sky line! Every year we have come together at our home front on the Mississippi river to clean up what the year before left. We have a lot of fun and give something back to our beautiful city. Join us!
More info to come, follow the Facebook event here. Invite all your friends to keep this city…

NOLABRC Holiday Fundraiser

Join us Dec. 12th for a holiday gathering and fundraiser. The theme is Festivus. Dress your Festivus Best! It will be at GrandPres in the French Quarter from 5 pm to 11 pm. Music by Tristan Dufrene, DJ Holograham, Mike Fedducia and Finn Stormo! Suggested donation is $7. If you can’t make it but still want to donate, PayPal us at nolabrc@gmail.com! We will be celebrating our new found 501(c)(3)…

Backpacks for the Homeless

The backpack project is where that the community is asked to donate certain essential goods and services and they are packaged within a backpack and handed out to the homeless. This is a trial run with 40 backpacks  to see what the response is with the NOLA Burners and with the NOLA homeless population.  Please sign up to donate some essentials and help out are NOLA community. The sign-u…

The Midway – Burning man NOLA Community project 2015: The Sunken City Sideshow

The NOLABRC “Sunken City Sideshow” for the 2015 Burning Man “Carnival of Mirrors” Midway did indeed “Take the Show on the Road” 2015!.  Thanks to everyone for all the help and contributions to the project, our Indigogo campaign was successfully funded and the Art Auction Fundraiser were overwhelming success’ and helped to push the Sideshow budget beyond our expectations.  A…

Lil Al Burning Man 2015 – Brennan Steele

Lil Al, Brennan Steele’s second art installation for burning man and 4th for the NOLA Burning Man community, made his way out to the dusty dry swamp this year and looked fantastic! Thanks for everyone’s hard work and donations to the project, he followed in his ancestors footsteps and was glorified in…

Bernie at Burning Man 2015- John Valentino

Bernie, the jester-trailer-hybrid, John Valentino’s 3rd art installation with the NOLA burning man community, met and kissed the dust! We love you Bernie! Before the burn they held a a ceremony to announce to the world that we are done with the whole “Oh, you’re from New Orleans? Are you recovered from Katrina yet?” mentality. The canvas sides of the float were peeled back to reveal our…

Art Auction 2015

A silent art auction and pool party was held at the beautiful Blow house. We had an enormous amount of art donated and made enough money to give 3 art grants to community projects headed out to burning man, Lil Al, Bernie and the Sunken City Sideshow. Thanks everyone for your support, we couldn’t do it without…

Happy Happy FUN FEST

On the 1st of August we had our first Happy Happy FUN FEST – We got together to LEARN and EXPERIENCE Circus and Flow Arts!!
It was held at the beautiful Clouet garden, a community space in the bywater.
We had Hula Hooping, Slack Linin, Poi Spinnin, Fans & Staffs, Stilt Walking, Juggling – Balloon Animal, Simple Magic Tricks, Yoga & Acroyoga. There was also Face and Body Painting,…

Art Honorariums for two New Orleans local artists

Burning Man Arts has announced this year’s recipients of Black Rock City Honoraria. Congratulations in particular to the two Louisiana artists!

Brennan Steele Brennan, Lil Al – King of Carnival, NEW ORLEANS
John Valentino Gadget, Krewe of the Dusty Playa, Mandeville

These two local artists have been very involved with the New Orleans Burning Man Community over the last couple of years.

Annual NOLA BRC Fundraiser

IN 2015, NOLA BRC is announcing it’s 1st Annual Fundraiser.

When: April 19th 2015

Where: TBA

For more information please follow the facebook…

Burn Baby Burn!