Second Straight Burning Man Cancellation Divides Locals, Health OfficialsThe cancellation of Burning Man for a second year is drawing mixed reaction in northern Nevada, where businesses say they’ll miss the economic boost but health officials are glad it won’t contribute to the spread of COVID-19.
COVID: Burning Man Organizers Cancel 2021 Festival Due to PandemicBurning Man organizers announced Tuesday they are canceling this summer's annual counter-culture festival in the Nevada desert for the second year in a row because of the COVID-19 pandemic.
COVID Reopening: Burning Man Mulling Proof Of Vaccination For August 2021 FestivalBurning Man festival organizers have said that they are considering requiring attendees to prove they have been vaccinated for COVID-19 if the organizers move forward with plans to hold this year’s counter-culture festival in the Nevada desert.
Burning Man 2020 Goes All-In On Virtual Reality With 'Multiverse'Burning Man organizers have responded to the coronavirus pandemic, like many other institutions, by going online-only but this year's festivities will incorporate a wide range of technologies from simple Zoom conferences to advanced VR-simulated worlds.
Coronavirus Update: Burning Man Canceled For 1st Time In 34 Years In Wake Of Coronavirus OutbreakOrganizers for the famed Burning Man celebration called off the annual Summer counter-culture gathering in the Nevada desert this year over concerns about the current coronavirus outbreak.
Burning Man Organizers Sue U.S. Gov't Agency Over Land-Use FeesBurning Man organizers sued the U.S. Bureau of Land Management to recover millions of dollars they say the government has overcharged them in fees over the past seven years at the counter-culture celebration in the Nevada desert.
Authorities Say Death At Burning Man Festival 'Suspicious'A man's death at the Burning Man festival is being ruled as suspicious by authorities Friday.
Fed Agency Recommends No-Growth Attendance Cap at Burning ManThe U.S. Bureau of Land Management is recommending attendance be capped at existing levels for the next 10 years at the annual Burning Man festival in the Black Rock Desert.
Burning Man Backers Blast BLM's Proposed RestrictionsSome supporters of the Burning Man counter-culture festival are complaining about new restrictions the federal government is proposing for the event.
#MeToo on the Playa: Burning Man Organizers Stress ConsentBurning Man organizers are reminding attendees that just because the desert counter-culture festival is known for occasional nudity and kink, it's not a free-for-all when it comes to touching or non-consensual sex.
Despite 2017 Fatality, No Fences Planned for Burns at Burning ManThe Burning Man organization says it won't install fences around major burns at this year's event, one year after the death of a man who ran into flames of a towering wooden effigy.
Death of Man Who Ran into Flames at Burning Man in 2017 Ruled SuicideBurning Man fatality: the Sacramento County coroner's office officially ruled Aaron Mitchell's death a suicide, listing cause of death as cardiac arrest, bodily shock and third-degree burns over 97 percent of his body.
Burning Man Ticket Prices Hold Steady for 2018Burners can pre-register with Burning Man online for the early sale of approximately 5,000 tickets next month.
Man Rescued From Flames At Burning Man Festival Dies In HospitalA man rushed past layers of security officers into a massive fire at the Burning Man festival's signature ceremony, suffering burns that left him dead just hours later.
Tax Records Show Business Is Booming At Burning ManThe San Francisco-based arts nonprofit that holds the Burning Man festival in northern Nevada's Black Rock Desert is making more and spending more.