SOAK ticket sales have concluded

The second and final SOAK ticket sale has concluded. In a scenario familiar to people who attempt to purchase tickets to the playa, we sold out in under five minutes. The server changes we made handled the load extraordinarily better than was the case in the first sale. Regardless, the speed with which tickets were…

SOAK*2017 Ticket Sale #2

Here are our suggestions for Saturday morning: Put on your lucky tutu, caress your rabbit’s foot, stare into the bathroom mirror and chant “Larry Harvey” three times. Kick Aunt Edna off the phone by 9:30 am and dial into AOL early so you’ll be ready when the “Buy Tickets!” button appears at 10:00 am sharp…

420 Dude!

The coming Thursday is April 20th. 4/20. 420, dude! The odds are low that anyone reading this needs an explanation of the significance of this date. Nonetheless, it would be a shame if anyone missed out on this day because they were caught unaware. Thus, this reminder. Thursday 4/20 (midnight) is the deadline for submissions…

An Olio of Updates!

With all of the recent excitement around ticket sales and theme camp symposiums and the like, there are a few SOAK*2017 updates that may have escaped your notice. Here is a veritable olio of updates for your delight and edification.     WhatWhereWhen: submissions due April 20! We are currently accepting submissions for the “WhatWhereWhen”,…

Main Sale #1 debrief

tl, dr: We know the first sale was rough! We’re working on the technology snafus and plan to make the next one better! SOAK*2017 Ticket Sale #2 April 29 10:00 am PDT We had significant server issues with Main Sale #1 tonight. In the coming days, we will be analyzing the various error reports and…