Burn in the Forest

September 14-18, 2022 ∙ Merritt, BC

Burn in the Forest 2022 Announcement

Burn in the Forest will be held in Merritt, BC, from September 14-18, 2022! 🏡🔥✨ 🏞️ And yes, river access is included!

Now all we need is YOU. Do you have the drive, skills and vision to help make BitF 2022 amazing? Join our production team to be part of this exciting transition! Apply for producer and associate producer positions now, at:

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What is BitF?

Burn In The Forest (BitF) is the Greater Vancouver Interactive Arts Society’s (GVIAS) Official Burning Man Regional annual summer event.

  • We support the diversity and experimentation of experience and ideas.
  • We will create a Temporary Autonomous Zone where people may safely engage in new experiences without judgement.
  • We will strengthen existing friendships and build new ones, rewarding each other in special ways.
  • We are self-sufficient and leave no trace except in our memories.

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Each summer we build a temporary community over an extended weekend. Together we create a village and gift each other in many ways that express our creativity and play.

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Our community is built on the participation of its members – from the simple exchange of food, stories, or a lending hand, to the elaborate construction of an interactive art project.

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