2013 Art Theme: Cargo Cult
Who is John Frum? Across the ages and around the world, the stories all agree: one day he will return, bearing great gifts.
The Man 2013
What Is Burning Man?
Once a year, tens of thousands of participants gather in Nevada's Black Rock Desert to create Black Rock City, dedicated to community, art, self-expression, and self-reliance. They depart one week later, having left no trace whatsoever. Burning Man is also an ever-expanding year-round culture based on the Ten Principles.
What Isn't Burning Man?
Burning Man isn't your usual festival, with big acts booked to play on massive stages. In fact, it's more of a city than a festival, wherein almost everything that happens is created entirely by its citizens, who are active participants in the event.
Black Rock City Weather
Will it rain? Will it be windy? Will it be hot? Maybe. Here's the current on-playa weather report, and a collection of weather forecasts doing their best to guess what will happen.
Black Rock Desert, NV
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