Posts filed under: The Redwood Barks

Get Your Apps in Here Now!

Photo by Jon Chown At the time this post is being published, we know there are only a handful of days before the Nov. 15 deadline to submit your applications for unSCruz theme camps, creativity grants, art placement and mutant... Read More

A Village Mentality By Which To Celebrate the Arts

unSCruz, a vibrant celebration of art and community, provides a unique platform for artists to showcase their creative expressions. From stunning sculptures to captivating installations, the event and the unSCruz community foster an atmosphere of inspiration and artistic exploration. However,... Read More

Parking: Follow the Signs

If you are bringing your vehicle to unSCruz 2023, you’ll find the parking situation to be a little bit different from past events whether you have a vehicle/RV pass or not. While you’ll soon learn how easy and convenient the... Read More

Honoring the Honoraria

“Don’t think about making art, just get it done. Let everyone else decide if it’s good or bad, whether they love it or hate it. While they are deciding, make even more art.” —Andy Warhol Photo by Heidi Klassen One... Read More

Home, Home with the Rangers (if needed)

unSCruz is almost here! Welcome Home, as we Burners sometimes say. We can’t wait to see you and share this time and space with you. One of the most important gifts this community of other-fits provides is the gift of... Read More

Your Guide to Responsibly Getting Wet and Trashy

Leave No Trace is one of the core principles of Burning Man and unSCruz not only because our community respects the environment and wants to preserve it in as good or better condition than when we got here. It also... Read More

A safe, fun, connecting space for families at unSCruz

unSCruz Family Camp is an open space for families to camp together and meet one another. We are all about having fun and making it memorable. Even if you’re not camping with Family Camp, you are welcome to come by... Read More

The Sound of Music

The sound policy for unSCruz 2023 respects the requirements of our host, the San Benito County Fairgrounds. It is designed to maintain good relationships with our neighbors, and ensure that we are welcome to return next year. Rule number one—... Read More

Welcome to the middle of somewhere

While the new venue for unSCruz this year is bigger, better and (arguably) more beautiful than our previous home, it is a good bit more remote and less surrounded by amenities than the Watsonville fairgrounds. That means some amount of... Read More

Sign up for volunteer shifts!

Volunteering is a great experience. You’ll make friends and have adventures. Helping the event feels amazing. You take part in the magic sausage making and have fun doing it! There are multiple volunteer positions available Box/Gate/Placement Commissary Decor & Illumination... Read More