The RoundHouse is Sacred Space, please treat it with utmost respect.
Please enter the RoundHouse through one of the Four Gates. Climbing
on the RoundHouse is not allowed.
There will be Fire Monitors and Fire Tenders attending each RoundHouse
Fire. Periodic introductions of them will be made to the crowd. If you
need to know who a Monitor is: ASK a Fire Tender. Fire Tenders can be
identified by long pants, boots and gloves.
No Loitering in the fire
Activities such as walking on the logs, jumping over the fire or any
similar activity is prohibited.
There will be a safe distance (approxiatemately 6') between the fire
and Drummers to insure adequate space for the dancers.
Drummers, please do not impede the flow of the dancers, such
as putting your drum near the fire unattended when the flow is active.
Dancers, please be conscious of the Drummers so that their heat
is not blocked. Stationary dancing that could impede the flow of dancing
will be discouraged.
Be conscious of the dancing arena. Keep all personal items off of it.
Please be respectful of the flow of the fire
Be conscientious of your behavior and be respectful of others.
Respect others personal property. Do not handle other peoples drums
or equipment without their permission.
Glass containers are discouraged for the safety of all. Please discard
of trash and recycleables in the proper containers.
Parents/Guardian are responsible for children at all times
and must be within arms reach of toddlers and infants sleeping or sitting.
Small children (under 36") must be in physical contact with a parent/guardian
to dance around the fire.
Fire Twirling will be outside the parameter of the Round House.
A bucket of water must be present at all times. Additional rules may
be imposed spuriously without warning.
Verbal or physical aggression will not be tolerated. Individuals will
be asked to leave.
Only Fire Monitors/Tenders are allowed to tend the fire.