Burning Man D.C.
Burning Man D.C. - Burning Man reps ask for help from D.C. lawmakers, Annual music/art/tech bacchanal Burning Man has long prided itself on existing "off the grid". But representatives of the free-spirited event, which takes place in the Nevada desert, are in Washington D.C. this week to meet with lawmakers in a bid to convince them to offer government support for future Burning Man festivals.
Our group includes Washington, DC and surrounding areas which include Virginia and Maryland. Burners from Washington, DC and Baltimore are pretty inseparable; plus we have many burners join us from afar (WI,FL,VT,NJ,NY,IL,MA). Some of us camp together at Burning Man, some with Snowflake Village or Videogasm, and others join other camps.
Being a regional contact is important to me because I believe that the community aspect of the Burning Man culture is extremely important and know that it has changed my life in astounding and wonderful ways. I want to help others experience i
Philadelphia Experiment, a Philadelphia theme camp and organization, often host large costume parties throughout the year with art, performances, fire and music.
A variety of other smaller events happen in DC and Baltimore during the year; including Santarchy, the Bunny Hop, and various happy hours, parties and performances.