Category Archives: Anouncements

Adopt a POrtal Potty at POrtalBurn!!

We have 12 potties up for adoption. First come- first granted. You decorate your potty and we will reimburse you up to $25. Keep in mind that your decorations should not interfere with the servicing of your potty. The POtty grants open on Wednesday, June 15th. Whoo hoo! All the POtties have been adopted! If […]

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BREAKING NEWS!!! Welcome to Hummingbird Hill!

We are incredibly excited to announce the location of POrtalBurn 2016: Hummingbird Hill ( in Almond NY. The dates will remain the same: Aug 4 – 8. Do yourself a favor and google map search it and look at the Earth view. Do you see that?! Yes – you are correct! We have a pond […]

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PortalBurn 2015 Afterburn Report

Better late than never… 2015 Afterburn Report

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Art Grant Applications Are Now Open!

Art & Effigy Grant Applications are now OPEN for POrtalBurn 2016! Grant Application deadline is May 9, 2016. Art Grants! Any questions contact

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Lead Announcements for POrtalBurn 2016

Hello POrtalBurn Community! We sincerely appreciate everyone who submitted a Lead application for our Upstate NY Regional Burn. Your interest in taking on a leadership role is appreciated beyond measure. We are thrilled to announce your Department Leads for POrtalBurn 2016! The following people have stepped up to volunteer their time and talent to make […]

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Welcome Our New Board Members!

We are thrilled to announce the addition of three new members to the POrtalBurn Board of Directors. Welcome Meg O’Toole, Dominique Debucquoy-Dodley, and Damian Masterson! The addition of MegO, Dom and Damian will help the board broaden its knowledge and experience with volunteerism, sound, consent, and gate operations, as well as expand the boards geographical […]

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Dates, Location, and Leads … Here we go!!

PortalBurn, the official Upstate NY Regional Burn, is bouncing its way giddily towards its 4th burn which will be held on private land in Ovid, NY from August 4-8. Popular myth is that 2016 will be the 3rd PortalBurn, but truth is the virgin PortalBurn was in 2013. It was small and intimate with about […]

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The Leadership Applications Are Here!

We are proud to announce our freshly minted board application, found below and on the Leadership page! Board Member Application Interested in helping to make awesome happen?! Show us what you’ve got!

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POrtalBurn 2015 is now SOLD OUT!

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2015 HELP Guide

Here is your 2015 HELP guide!! All the events and information you’ll need to maximize your PortalBurn experience! PortalBurn HELP 2015 (low-res) PortalBurn HELP 2015 (high-res)

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