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How to Prepare for Burning Man

Burning Man is one of the biggest yearly events held in the United States. It attracts people from all over the globe. But, Burning Man is not a simple event, in fact, if you want to attend the Burn you will have to prepare for it months in advance.

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What is Burning Man?

Burning Man will draw people from all over the world to participate in the joyous event, celebrating life and the act of selfless giving. There will be a variety of musical performances, beautiful art pieces and art cars to see, interactive art pieces to enjoy, and wild, creative costumes to marvel at. There will also be gifting as people share their creative artworks and pieces, and there will be sharing of resources to those who need it. And for nine days, millions of colorful lights will light up the evening sky, with the burning of the Man and the Temple shining the brightest as the event draws to a close.

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What is Burning Man like?

It is a nine-day event where a network of people inspired by the values reflected in the Ten Principles and united in the pursuit of a more creative and connected existence in the world come together. The Black Rock Desert becomes a temporary city where people from all walks of life gather, where strangers are welcomed with open arms. It becomes a city built on giving and sharing, a community that thrives not on monetary value but selfless participation. 

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