METROPOLYPSE NOW! Regional Burning Man Decompression

The citizens of Reno, Tahoe, Carson City and the surrounding areas have organized the official Burning Man Decompression for this area to be held on October 16th, 2010. As one of the area’s most highly anticipated events, it will be held indoors at The Underground, Club Sin and the Tree House Lounge (all 21+ venues), plus the alley behind these venues and has grown to include Elko Street between 4th and 5th Streets (outdoors is 18+). Once again it will feature the best Burning Man has to offer: fire, music, art, community and individual expression.

Family Day Info

All ages/family day at the Duel Nature site; downtown Reno on Sierra @ Island Drive; 11:00am to 5:00 pm, will feature childrens art work space, entertainment and information from local Burner Groups including BRAF Reno, FBRHR, Reno Burners LLC, Controlled Burn, Earth Guardians and LNT, Reno Kiwanis, Reno Bike Project and others. FREE. Contact for information and to pARTicipate in this segment of our Decompression Event.


10.16.2010 // 8pm - 6am


The Underground/Tree House Lounge/Club Sin.
555/535 E 4th Street.
Reno, NV

Alley behind The Underground
Elko Street between 4th and 5th Streets

Volunteer »

We love volunteers! If you would like to help out at this event fill out the volunteer form. Volunteer information and form can be found on the Volunteers page

Fire Performance »

If you want play with fire at this event send a request to or send a message to us through the Contact Form. Be sure to select "Performers & Fire Performance" as the topic.

Outdoor Art/ Art Car Placement »

For information about placing your art and/or art car send all requests to, or send a message through the Contact Form. Select "Art" as the topic.

Ticket Information

Cost: $10 advance tickets, $15 at door in costume, $20 at door street attire.

Tickets are also available at the following locations: