Fire & Steel Festival June 15, 2013, 2 - 11 p.m.
Price: $15 in costume, $20 no costume
Roy Toms Plaza parking lot
Main at So. Auburn Streets
Colfax, CA 95713
RSVP optional: www.tinyurl.com/fbfire
Yet another slightly disturbed Fire&Steel Festival includes Bands, DJ's, Fire Spinners, art Cars and LOTS of Fire.
An hour's drive outside Sacramento or Reno, NV, Colfax is celebration an event that celebrates art, music and fire, fashioned somewhat after Burning Man, an annual event held in the Nevada desert. Expect to see some of the Burning Man crowd at this great event that features family entertainment during the day, then shifts gears to adult entertainment and antics at night.
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Wear your wildest and craziest costume to get in for $10. Face Painting booth will be available to help you get accessorized . Faux Fur and face paint is highly recommended! Admission is $12 if your not in burner wear or costume. Strictly enforced.
Fire&Steel is family friendly inviting kids to come with parents, but beware! Burner events can get crazier after approx. 8 p.m. when it is recommended for adults ONLY.
Beer, Wine and Margarita Parlor! Enjoy the night! Drink responsibly. 21 and over. Hosted by the Colfax Kiwanis Club.
Bring your Playa Bike for the Bicycle Transformation Station. Get it decorated and blinged to ride in the playa bike PARADE thru Historic Colfax! Trophies for the most decorated bikes! 2 to 5 p.m.
Stick around after Fire&Steel for the After Parties. Five bars and clubs in Colfax will be hosting live bands and drum circles till 2 a.m. (shuttle van available)
Nearby camping at the Bear River Campground. (530) 886-4901