CHRISTMAS TICKETS?

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CHRISTMAS TICKETS?

Postby winebuff » Wed Dec 05, 2012 9:04 am

Doesnt BM open up tickets in Dec so people can gift them as Christmas presents? Seems like we should hear something soon right for this?
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Re: CHRISTMAS TICKETS?

Postby junglesmacks » Wed Dec 05, 2012 9:12 am

Nothing to see here. Move along.
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Re: CHRISTMAS TICKETS?

Postby trilobyte » Wed Dec 05, 2012 10:48 am

In a few recent years they have offered a limited number of pre-sale tickets, but a) no guarantees of that happening for 2013 and b) in years when holiday pre-sales happened the info about those pre-sales was posted by the end of November.
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Re: CHRISTMAS TICKETS?

Postby CapnJoe » Wed Dec 05, 2012 10:55 am

SHIT! No $400 tickets from Santa under the tree! :(
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Re: CHRISTMAS TICKETS?

Postby theCryptofishist » Wed Dec 05, 2012 7:24 pm

I suspect that after the sell out they won't do that any more.
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Re: CHRISTMAS TICKETS?

Postby aserendipity » Wed Dec 05, 2012 8:49 pm

uh, I would really really like Rolling stones tx
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Re: CHRISTMAS TICKETS?

Postby oneeyeddick » Wed Dec 05, 2012 10:18 pm

Fuck, I guess I am gonna hafta pay rent instead this year.
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Re: CHRISTMAS TICKETS?

Postby EspressoDude » Thu Dec 06, 2012 7:54 am

last year Christmas tickets were announced Nov 19 in Jack Rabbit Speaks. Orders/Drawing entry were accepted Nov 28, and confirmations came out Dec 14.
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Postby MyDearFriend » Sun Dec 09, 2012 5:54 pm

EspressoDude wrote:last year Christmas tickets were announced Nov 19 in Jack Rabbit Speaks. Orders/Drawing entry were accepted Nov 28, and confirmations came out Dec 14.


Aaaaaaaaaaaaaand the tickets arrived in July. :? Hardly a reasonable holiday gift.
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Re: CHRISTMAS TICKETS?

Postby Sham » Sun Dec 09, 2012 6:02 pm

If I recall correctly, I think a certificate was offered to give as poof of the gift tickets. If tickets don't go on sale by Christmas, make your own certificate. :D
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Re: CHRISTMAS TICKETS?

Postby Roberto Dobbisano » Sun Dec 09, 2012 6:04 pm

i thought it was hannukah sales, and you had to show proof of, um....


anyway, i kinda felt weird downloading a picture of my schlong to the website that was listed, so i'll wait until the day before the event, as usual.
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Re: CHRISTMAS TICKETS?

Postby Sham » Sun Dec 09, 2012 6:06 pm

Roberto Dobbisano wrote:i thought it was hannukah sales, and you had to show proof of, um....


anyway, i kinda felt weird downloading a picture of my schlong to the website that was listed, so i'll wait until the day before the event, as usual.

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Re: CHRISTMAS TICKETS?

Postby Simon of the Playa » Sun Dec 09, 2012 6:08 pm

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Re: CHRISTMAS TICKETS?

Postby FIGJAM » Sun Dec 09, 2012 6:15 pm

The Grinch stole Burning Man. :shock:
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Postby aserendipity » Sun Dec 09, 2012 6:48 pm

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Postby drewplayapuppy89 » Sun Dec 09, 2012 10:36 pm

I'm a college student and low income how much would tickets be can anybody tell me? Happy Holiday"s )'(












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Postby theCryptofishist » Sun Dec 09, 2012 10:54 pm

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Re: CHRISTMAS TICKETS?

Postby winebuff » Mon Dec 10, 2012 10:21 am

Love the replies :D Now how about the announcement on tix PLS!!!!
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Re: CHRISTMAS TICKETS?

Postby Sail Man » Mon Dec 10, 2012 1:18 pm

Apparently the lottery to win a chance at learning when tickets will be sold via lottery won't happen until July

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Re: CHRISTMAS TICKETS?

Postby trilobyte » Mon Dec 10, 2012 1:28 pm

I wouldn't expect ticket fulfillment to happen until summertime again, regardless of when they go on sale or if there's a pre-sale. Have patience, info should be coming soon.
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Re: CHRISTMAS TICKETS?

Postby theCryptofishist » Mon Dec 10, 2012 5:17 pm

trilobyte wrote:I wouldn't expect ticket fulfillment to happen until summertime again, regardless of when they go on sale or if there's a pre-sale. Have patience, info should be coming soon.

I think that was successful against counterfeiters. And maybe against scalpers. Since those weren't big issues it's hard to say if the countermeasures were successful, or if they weren't issues. But, of course, having started on that road, it's hard to come back.
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Re: CHRISTMAS TICKETS?

Postby Rice » Mon Dec 10, 2012 11:22 pm

Ticket Announcement!!

Just before I posted this, there was nothing new on the official Burning Man Ticket page... http://tickets.burningman.com/

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Re: CHRISTMAS TICKETS?

Postby Martiena » Tue Dec 11, 2012 8:18 am

grrrrrr, when are we finally going to learn of our fate... what becomes of our hopes and dreams for burning man this year????
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Postby aserendipity » Tue Dec 11, 2012 9:14 am

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Re: CHRISTMAS TICKETS?

Postby CaffeineGirl » Tue Dec 11, 2012 9:38 am

Maybe the ORG is waiting to see if we are still around after Dec. 21st?
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Re: CHRISTMAS TICKETS?

Postby junglesmacks » Tue Dec 11, 2012 9:39 am

Did someone say.. offerings?

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Re: CHRISTMAS TICKETS?

Postby edbrez » Tue Dec 11, 2012 2:03 pm

CaffeineGirl wrote:Maybe the ORG is waiting to see if we are still around after Dec. 21st?


Some say the Gateway opens tomorrow 12/12/12 for what will happen on 21st Dec
Maybe tickets will be released to coincide with this? :)
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Re: CHRISTMAS TICKETS?

Postby incubus_pantomime » Tue Dec 11, 2012 2:18 pm

drewplayapuppy89 wrote:I'm a college student and low income how much would tickets be can anybody tell me? Happy Holiday"s )'('


Did you want to know about general ticket prices, or prices for low income tickets specifically? I was awarded a LI ticket in 2012, and I'd be able to tell you how much that was.
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Re: CHRISTMAS TICKETS?

Postby Simon of the Playa » Tue Dec 11, 2012 2:22 pm

junglesmacks wrote:Did someone say.. offerings?

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Re: CHRISTMAS TICKETS?

Postby theCryptofishist » Tue Dec 11, 2012 7:33 pm

Martiena wrote:grrrrrr, when are we finally going to learn of our fate... what becomes of our hopes and dreams for burning man this year????
grrrr :twisted:

You can't go before August anyway. It will just lead to another stage of waiting.
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