These Fascinating Photos Reveal The Wild Side Of Burning Man Festival

Each year, thousands of people gather in Nevada’s Black Rock Desert for the nine days of the Burning Man Festival. It’s an extraordinary event that mixes art, hardcore partying and lots of blazing fire. Browse through these 40 photos and you’ll get an idea of just how unique – and bizarre – this festival is. Maybe you’ll even feel like taking a trip there next year to sample its eccentric pleasures.