Burning Man Festival Nevada 2019

Burning Man, an annual event takes place in Black Rock City. Black Rock City is a temporary city in the western United States, erected in the Black Rock Desert of northwest Nevada (100 miles of Reno).The name of this annual event is from its culmination, the symbolic ritual burning of a large wooden effigy (The Man).

Burning Man Festival Nevada


This year more than 100000 people are expected to participate this event.

History

The first event of Burning Man Festival held in San Francisco, on Baker Beach in 1986. Larry Harvey and Jerry James organized this as a small function 33 years ago. They built the first "Man" and Burnt it. Since then it has been held annually. Every year it starts from last Sunday of August to first Monday of September.

Note: First Monday of September is Labor Day.

Burning Man 2019 Dates

This year 2019, the Burning Man Festival is going to take place from 26 August 2019 to 2nd September 2019.

Burning Man 2019 Tickets

$425 USD plus Taxes - Regular Priced Burning Man Ticket
$190 USD available under low income ticket program

(The above price are for reference purpose only. Actual price, tax and delivery fee may vary.)


Burning Man 2019 Lineup

July 18, 2019 - Media Application close
July 31, 2019 - Disabled Persons Vehicle Application Closes
August 25 - September 02, 2019 - Burning Man Festival

Burning Man Location

Every year Burning Man Festival is organised at Black Rock City. Black Rock City is a temporary city, in the Desert of Black Rock, Nevada.

Burning Man Festival Nevada

What exactly is Burning Man?

Burning Man is an annual Nine day gathering at Black Rock City, in the desert of Black Rock, Nevada. This annual festival has artistic performances, installations, music and option for partying.

How much does it cost to attend Burning Man?

It costs around $425 USD excluding tax and other fees. How ever, there are low price tickets with limited features too available.

What is the purpose of Burning Man Festival?

Burning Man is an annual week-long experiment in temporary community. Dedicated to anti-consumerism and self-expression, the Burning Man art festival, which attracted more than 35,000 participants in 2005, traditionally culminates with the burning of a large wooden sculpture of a man.

Do you need Tickets for Burning Man?

Yes. To attend Burning Man Festival, one must have to buy tickets.

Do they have showers at Burning Man?

No they dont have showers at Burning Man. However there is option to camp at the festival site.


How old do you have to be to go to Burning Man?

Any age people can attend this event. Children under 12 will be allowed to attend for free only if accompanied with parents.

Burning Man Festival Nevada


What should I bring to Burning Man?


  1. 1.5 gallons of water per person per day.
  2. A reusable water bottle.
  3. Food & beverages.
  4. An extensive first-aid kit.
  5. Sunscreen/sunblock & sunglasses.
  6. Warm clothing.
  7. Particle/dust mask
And of course tickets, identify proof and confirmation number (For cab pickup)

What are the ten principles of Burning Man?

The ten principles of Burning Man are:

  1. Radical inclusion
  2. Radical self-reliance
  3. Radical self-expression
  4. Communal effort
  5. Civic responsibility
  6. Gifting
  7. Decommodification
  8. Participation
  9. Immediacy
  10. Leave no trace
Official Website of Burning Man: BurningMan.org

Why is it called Burning Man?

In 1986, Larry Harvey and Jerry James burnt a human sculpture known as "Man" at Baker Beach. San Francisco. They called it Burning Man. Since then, it has become annual event and take place at Nevada Deserts. Thus, it was named Burning Man.

Burning Man Festival Nevada

What is Burning Man Culture?

Some say it is festival and some deny it is not festival but an annual event. But the reality is Burning Man is an culture. This culture celebrates art, love and freedom of expression.


Burning Man Project

Burning Man event is organized by the Burning Man Project, a non profit Organization. In 2014, this non profit organization succeeded a for profit limited liability company - Black Rock City, LLC. Black Rock City, LLC was formed in 1997 to represent the events organizers and now, it is subsidiary of the non profit organization.

About Black Rock Desert

The Black Rock Desert is a semi arid region in 300000 acres of Nevada land. Black rock desert is result of lava beds and playa. It is located in the northern Nevada section of the Great Basin with a lakebed (Dry remnant of Pleistocene Lake Lahontan).
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