• Alma Burn is normally held the first weekend of April at Mountain Breeze Campground (201 Mt Breeze Camp, New Braunfels, TX 78132).

  • Gates usually open at 10:00 a.m. Thursday.

  • Gate hours are as normally as follows:

            Thursday- 10 a.m. to 10 p.m.
            Friday- 10 a.m. to 10 p.m.
            Saturday- 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. (Gate will be closed during the effigy burn. Absolutely no entry after 5 on Saturday)

  • All participants must leave by 2:00 p.m. on Monday, April 6.


  • Ticket sales will occur in 2 Waves. 

  • Wave 1 opened December 2, 2019 and closed January 2, 2019 (SOLD OUT)

  • Wave 2 opened January 13, 2020 and closed February 17, 2020 (SOLD OUT)

  • Ticket transfers will close March 2022.

  • If you are gifting, selling, or transferring a ticket you have 2 options. First, arrive with your guest and enter gate at the same time, or Second, click the link above, hit transfer next to the ticket you want to give, and enter the email of the recipient. The recipient will then get a link in their email which will allow them to claim the ticket in their own burner tickets account.

  • *Don't just try to change the name in your burner ticket account. That will change the name on all your tickets.*

  • Selling tickets for more than face value will result in cancellation of the ticket and denial of entry to the event.

Gate Entry

  • You must have your picture ID.

  • The name on your ticket must match the name on your ID. If you have a guest, they must enter with you, or you must transfer the ticket to their name.

  • Minors must be accompanied by a parent or legal guardian. You must provide proof of guardianship (passport, birth certificate, or court order). If you do not want to bring your originals, please bring a signed and notarized Minor Affidavit available under the “tickets.”

Gate Re-entry-

  • If you must leave during the event, you must do so during gate hours. You must check out at gate, pay $5, and check back in when you return.

Other FAQ-

  • The effigy burns Saturday night. Conclave will begin shortly after sunset (approximately 8pm) and the burn will be around 9pm.

  • Glass is not allowed, especially on the river. You can receive a citation for glass on the river. Styrofoam is not allowed either.

  • Alma Burn is a Leave No Trace event. Pack it in, pack it out. There will be recycling though. Only sorted recyclables will be accepted. If you are caught leaving trash at recycling, you will be publicly humiliated.

  • Alma Burn is a Decommodified event. There is no vending, no soliciting, and no advertising. Nothing is for sale except for ice from the venue.

  • Nudity IS allowed within the boundaries of the event.

  • Nudity is NOT allowed by the road or on the river.

  • Camping is first come, first served, unless you are with a placed camp. You may NOT camp in the effigy field, the parking lot, or the road.

  • Car camping is allowed ONLY in the designated car camping area. You will be directed to car camping if needed.

  • You MUST practice radical self reliance. That means bring all the food, water, shelter, and first aid you'll need for the entirety of the event. No one will provide you with any of those things. We're not your mommy.

  • There will be an official float. The date is still TBA, but will most likely be Sunday, weather permitting. You will receive info about the float at gate/greeters.


More questions? Email us at Almaburn@gmail.com.