Liquor on mutant vehicles

Planning to build and bring a mutant vehicle? Talk about your plans and recruit crew members here.
User avatar
Ever
Posts: 33
Joined: Mon Aug 21, 2006 8:24 pm
Burning Since: 2003

Liquor on mutant vehicles

Postby Ever » Mon Aug 19, 2013 3:30 pm

I'm unable to find rules pertaining to alcohol serving and/or consumption on a mutant vehicle. I've heard a few different opinions but all are yet to have a source.

Are you allowed to serve and/or drink on a car (assuming 21+)? What if the driving cab is open or within arms-reach from where drinks are going around?

Burning Man obviously falls under local laws, but I'm simply trying to get my head around the specifics. Thanks for any constructive advice!

User avatar
Sham
Moderator
Posts: 7943
Joined: Thu Oct 23, 2008 2:10 am
Location: The hidden mythical place.....

Re: Liquor on mutant vehicles

Postby Sham » Mon Aug 19, 2013 3:39 pm

You may not have any liquor in the cab of a vehicle and also within arms length of the driver. It's wise to be aware of the condition of your passengers, as it's your responsibility for their safety. You never want to have a drunk passenger jump from your vehicle---even if the speed limit is 5 mph---STRICTLY ENFORCED!
If there is any type of incident with the vehicle, the driver WILL be tested for alcohol and drugs. I've seen it before.

There you have it. Drive safe. :D

BRCDMV
Posts: 28
Joined: Tue Apr 16, 2013 5:23 pm
Burning Since: 2003
Camp Name: Department of Mutant Vehicles

Re: Liquor on mutant vehicles

Postby BRCDMV » Mon Aug 19, 2013 4:03 pm

Ever,

First off, as always if you have questions regarding your Mutant Vehicle license, the rules, etc. you can email the DMV directly at dmv@burningman.com.

Shambala is correct regarding the rules. No alcohol within the 'cab' if there is one, or arm's reach of the driver.

You are allowed to serve alcohol, but the server/MV operator is wholly responsible for ensuring that anyone consuming alcohol is of legal drinking age (21 in Nevada).

Sincerely,

-Chef Juke for the DMV Hotties

User avatar
Ever
Posts: 33
Joined: Mon Aug 21, 2006 8:24 pm
Burning Since: 2003

Re: Liquor on mutant vehicles

Postby Ever » Mon Aug 19, 2013 4:28 pm

Perfect, thanks guys!

User avatar
lemur
Posts: 3599
Joined: Fri Feb 13, 2009 2:07 pm
Camp Name: Plug N Play Camp
Location: Madagascar

Re: Liquor on mutant vehicles

Postby lemur » Mon Aug 19, 2013 4:44 pm

one of the fav vehicles i had seen and 'participated' in out there was a little bar car

it seemed to have been made on like an ATV type frame..

but the driver sat in his seat i believe it only sat one, and all around him in little doors built in to the machine were coolers for ice, various bottles of booze.. plus he had one of those co2 style drink shooters like real bars have.. for mixers and stuff.

he was working that thing like a champ serving tons of people... it was awesome


judging by his demeanor he was stone sober and im guessing it wasnt strictly legal, but man,.. it was cool.
Don't link to anything here!

User avatar
Ugly Dougly
Posts: 17033
Joined: Wed Sep 10, 2003 9:31 am
Burning Since: 1996
Location: เชียงใหม่
Contact:

Re: Liquor on mutant vehicles

Postby Ugly Dougly » Mon Aug 19, 2013 8:12 pm

It's sometimes hard to define "cab" on some of the mutant vehicles I have seen. :coffee:

User avatar
gyre
Posts: 15457
Joined: Sun Aug 07, 2005 6:01 pm
Location: ΦάÏ

Cab

Postby gyre » Sat Aug 24, 2013 12:17 am

Image


Return to “2013 Mutant Vehicles”

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 1 guest