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How To Get Involved At Burning Man

Watch more Travel Tips videos: Subscribe to Howcast's YouTube Channel - Here are some tips to getting involved at Burning Man. Howcast uploads the highest quality how-to videos daily! Be sure to check out our playlists for guides that interest you: Subscribe to Howcast's other YouTube Channels: Howcast Health Channel - Howcast Video Games Channel - Howcast Tech Channel - Howcast Food Channel - Howcast Arts & Recreation Channel - Howcast Sports & Fitness Channel - Howcast Personal Care & Style Channel - Howcast empowers people with engaging, useful how-to information wherever, whenever they need to know how. Emphasizing high-quality instructional videos, Howcast brings you experts who provide accurate information in easy-to-follow tutorials on everything from makeup, hairstyling, nail art design, and soccer to parkour, skateboarding, dancing, kissing, and much, much more. Step 1: Understand Burning Man There are no spectators at Burning Man. Everyone is welcome, and everyone can participate. It's not about taking it all in, but sharing something of yourself. Tip Burning Man operates according to 10 principles, which range from "Radical Inclusion" to "Leaving No Trace." Read about them at Step 2: Get a group together Gather your most adventurous friends together and plan a theme camp. Your camp should in some way provide a communal space or activity for people to participate in. Tip Keep it simple. Concepts that are too large or complex tend to fall apart. Step 3: Join a theme camp You can also participate in someone else's camp. A theme camp can be dedicated to anything. Find one that speaks to you. Step 4: Build an art installation Got an idea for a giant work of art you'd like to burn at the end of the week? Take the lead and invite others. Tip It's not required, but if you'd like to get your theme camp or art installation publicized on the Burning Man map, you'll need to register it. Forms and deadlines are on the Burning Man website. Step 5: Perform All of Burning Man is a stage, and everyone is invited to perform. What's your skill? Dance? Music? Playing with fire? There are no limits -- other than safety. Step 6: Volunteer Besides participating in a theme camp or helping build an art installation, you can also take advantage of the many volunteer opportunities, from building the city to handing out condoms. Did You Know? Did you know?So many people attend Burning Man that, for that one week, Black Rock City qualifies as Nevada's 7th-largest city.
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