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O, Love Burn

  • Virginia Key Beach (map)

O, Miami collaborates with the Miami Burning Man community for a one of a kind event at historic Virginia Key Beach. Featuring the ritual hallmark of Burning Man: a massive effigy burn and fireworks display that will accept our offerings. Activities include a writing workshop featuring an O, Miami poet and an incantation led by Cuci of Afrobeta. Cuban graffiti artist and human rights activist “El Sexto” leads an experimental private and public catharsis. All poems will be thrown into the fire as a symbol of transformation and impermanence.

Complimentary refreshments provided in exchange for a complaint at the Bitch-and-Tea bar. Otherwise BYOB.

Accepting poetry/song submissions based on our theme to be read/performed.  Please send submissions to

Suggested themes include: Impermanence, letting go, transformation, creation, manifestation, destruction.

Admission for this 1-day event is $35, youth 13-17 are $10, kids 12 and under free. Everyone under 18 must be accompanied by a legal guardian.

Tickets available at

Use discount code "omiami" at checkout.

Parking onsite is is $15 per vehicle which goes straight to the park for the environmental preservation and sea turtle nesting habitat. Please carpool.

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