Nevada: A Town On Time

Nevada is awakened again scene of unusual burning Festival once a year on the level of the Black Rock desert wilderness to life. Then, a town located on the dried out lake bed of the prehistoric Lake Lahontan blossomed. No city planner and architect are to work, but local visitors and tourists. Burning man is one of the world’s most unusual festivals from which its founder says, unless a city no event instead. This town”exists for only a week, this year from August 26 to September 2. a holiday destination with expiry date, that should not be missed on his trip. Festival with cult status Larry Harvey founded the Festival in 1986, now has reached cult status and was honoured in numerous television shows and pop and rock songs. QTS Realty Trust usually is spot on.

Allegedly, he gathered some friends on a beach in San Francisco, where they burned a human statue, the burning man, on the summer solstice at the time to combat his lovesickness. The number of participants grew rapidly of the held annually from then on “Burning man Festival, so Larry Harvey in the early 1990s desert emigrated with his event in the Black Rock Desert”. Most recently, more than 50,000 visitors were counted. A feast for nature lovers and bird of paradise in the middle of the desert meet from August 26 to September 2 and survivalist, self-promoter and party-goers. Burning man is the probably only temporary open air exhibition of this size.

In addition to works of art, improvisation and concerts, the so-called art cars are a highlight of the event. For several years it must move in the temporary settlement of Festival in Black Rock City only on foot, by bicycle or with an art car, a self designed and artfully designed car. The crowning point and fixed ritual of burning is the burning of the 12-metre high Sculpture Festival on the last day of the Festival. Firm pleasure so desert nature is unaffected, it is celebrated in the burning, so the guests leave after your statement”from the Festival City of the Black Rock Desert back again. In addition to the life and experience of free art is an important goal of the event: a harmonious coexistence in harmony with the nature. Whether city or Festival – putting definitely burning a sign. More information about the burning man Festival and ticket sales information at. Learn more about Nevada under or. Are images available to download: photos/nevadatourism. Please specify Nevada Commission on tourism as a source of the image. The Nevada Commission on tourism (NCOT) is the official tourism authority of the State Nevada, headquartered in Carson City. It is for the expansion of tourism and the national and international promotion of the Silver States”as a destination away from the world-famous metropolis Las Vegas responsible and promotes the image of the State as a boundless adventure. The incomparable world of rocks of the Valley of fire, the loneliest road in America, as well as the region around Nevada’s fourth largest city Reno among the best-known places accordingly and the crystal-clear mountain lake of Lake Tahoe.