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Burning Man Festival in Nevada Desert

Man Who Torched Burning Man Dies In BART Accident

A San Francisco man who was once convicted for illegally torching the Burning Man effigy has died after jumping in front of a Bay Area Rapid Transit train.

10/30/2012

Two men in costume walk on the desert at Black Rock City's  Burning Man festival in Nevada 04 September 1999. Founded in 1986 by a group of fine artists, filmmakers and photographers, the annual event encourages a collaborative response from it's audience and a collaboration between artists. ( AFP PHOTO / Hector MATA)

SF-Promoter Gets Permit To Increase Burning Man Attendance

The U.S. Bureau of Land Management issued a special recreation permit to San Francisco-based Black Rock City LLC, the nonprofit group behind Burning Man. The permit allows 60,900 people to…

06/13/2012

A "Burning Man" participant holds up his arms as the wooden man effigy is burned at the conclusion of the week-long "Burning Man Festival" 06 September in the Black Rock Desert in the northwestern part of the state of Nevada. More than 15,000 people congregated at this man-made town in the desert to celebrate radical, creative self-expression.  AFP PHOTO   Mike NELSON/mn (MIKE NELSON/AFP/Getty Images)

Burning Man Ticket Lottery Leaves Loyal ‘Burners’ Out In The Cold

According to organizers, there were 80,000 people vying for tickets in this year’s lottery – tens of thousands more than the venue’s 50,000 person capacity.

02/17/2012

Burning Man Festival in Nevada Desert

Burning Man Organizers Set Up Ticket Exchange To Thwart Scalpers

Tickets for the 26th annual Burning Man festival, which begins in late August, are already in high demand and organizers trying to increase participants’ odds of getting a ticket and at a fair price.

02/01/2012

Burning Man Festival in Nevada Desert

Burning Man Draws Record Crowd To Nevada Desert

More than 50,000 revelers are gathering on the northern Nevada desert for the climax of the annual Burning Man counterculture festival.

CBS San Francisco–09/03/2011

A woman walks near the "Tree of Time", a sculpture (Photo credit by HECTOR MATA/AFP/Getty Images)

Burning Man Festival Gets Under Way

This is the 25th anniversary of Burning Man, a celebration of art, invention and independence. And for the first time, the event, which continues through Saturday…

CBS San Francisco–08/30/2011

Burning Man Festival sculpture in Nevada desert

Lured By Tax Breaks, Burning Man HQ Follows Twitter to SF Mid-Market

San Francisco’s Mid-Market neighborhood has added a new tenant to its growing roster of businesses persuaded to relocate to the beleaguered stretch of Market Street: the Burning Man headquarters.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–04/06/2011

Burning Man participant blows fire on the playa at the Black Rock Desert near Gerlach, Nevada (AP)

Burning Man Contemplates Office Space In San Francisco’s Mid-Market

San Francisco officials are also reportedly talking to ACT and the Bay Area Theatre Coalition about moving to Mid-Market, a street that is still very troubled but is considered a place that, with some TLC, could undergo a cultural renaissance.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–01/31/2011

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