Event Listings and Pavilion Sign Ups for 2019 are OPEN!

CLICK HERE to submit an event or reserve the Pavilion for your gig!

Deadline is July 1 at midnight

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POrtalPotty Grants for 2019 are OPEN!


Deadline is Saturday, July 13 at midnight (that’s a minute after 11:59pm).

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2019 Theme Camp and Placement submissions are OPEN!


The Placement Form is used to request:

  • Theme Camp Placement (all Sound Camps, and camps with flaming art require placement)
  • Theme Camp Listings for HELP Guide (camps not requesting placement)
  • RV/Camper/Onsite Parking Requests
  • Art Placement (for art that is not funded by a grant)

Submission deadline is 11:59pm on 7/1. You can edit your submission with the URL provided by email until then.

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POrtalBurn 2019 Overview and Info

We are thrilled to share an overview map of our new site for 2019 in Hannibal, NY. We finally have woods camping! We’re super excited about the new space and can’t wait to see you there. Ticket sales, Volunteer sign ups, Art Grant applications and Event submissions are all open, and Placement applications are right around the corner! You have questions? We have answers! Visit the FAQs on our website for all the links and info you need to gear up for POrtalBurn 2019: https://portalburn.org/faq/

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Art Grants Open Until May 31st!!

POrtalBurn is Upstate New York’s Official Regional Burning Man Event. Enter a world of the wild, the wonderful, the mysterious, and the magical! We are setting the stage for a weekend of unbridled creativity in a shiny new location and invite you to be inspired by our new forest-y home.

Do you want to bring your creative visions to POrtalBurn? Let’s make those brilliant ideas come to life! We have money for art grants & for our effigy and we can’t wait to spend it on you!

Please complete the Art Grant Google Doc Application HERE and remember you must attach a detailed budget in order to be considered for an art grant.

Come out and play with us in Upstate NY!

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POrtalBurn Arts Practices (PAP)

The POrtalBurn Board of Directors has developed ‘POrtalBurn Arts Practices (PAP)‘ for 2019 to help guide our burn community moving forward. These practices are being shared with POrtalBurn artists, and the community at large. Please feel free to contact the BOD at portalburnny@gmail.com if you have any questions or comments.

You can find the POrtalBurn Arts Practices HERE

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2019 POrtalBurn Leads!

We are thrilled to introduce you to our Lead Team for POrtalBurn 2019!  Thank you one and all for stepping up and taking on this important role to make POrtalBurn happen!

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POrtalBurn 2019 Tickets

POrtalBurn 2019 tickets go on sale at
Noon on April 21, 2019

The ticket link is posted on the right side of our homepage.

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Board of Directors Applications are Open!

Do you want to help build our community? Bring your ideas and your passion to the Board of Directors!

Applications are open, now through November 30, 2018 at midnight. A description of what the board is all about can be found in the BOD Agreement.

Submit Here!

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POrtalBurn 2018 Participant Survey

Your feedback, thoughts and experiences are super duper important to us. Please take 5 minutes and complete the POrtalBurn 2018 Afterburn Survey!  If you are going to Burning Man – yippee! Please complete the survey before you head to the playa, before your memory gets clouded with dust!  The deadline for taking the survey is September 9 at noon.  
Thank you!
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