Photo via Venice Afterburn Facebook Page


This November, gather for the yearly “Venice Afterburn” — the official Burning Man regional event. Below, is everything you need to know about this years festival. 




When and where is this year’s festival?


This years festival takes place at Windward Plaza in Venice Beach on Friday, November 1 through Sunday, November 2. On Friday the event begins at 6:00pm. On Saturday and Sunday the event begins at 11:00am. The festival ends at 10:00pm each day. 




What is the Venice Afterburn?


The Venice Afterburn is a daytime art and music festival that takes place every September in Venice Beach, California. Artists are invited to bring their art, cars, burner bikes, interactive installations and more for three magical days by the beach. The event is free and family friendly, and runs each day until 10:00pm. 




How do I participate?


The Venice Afterburn is currently accepting submission for the 2019 festival. Submit your art car, installation, performance, sculpture and any other form of visual art to and they will get back to you! 


If you are interested in volunteering, you can fill out a form here. 




Can I sponsor this event?


The Venice Afterburn is a sponsor free event. If you wish to donate instead, go to and click on 'Donate'.




What if I have never been to Burning Man? Can I still attend this event?


Absolutely! The Venice Afterburn is open to everyone that enjoys art, music and being part of a community. 




Why do people celebrate Afterburn each year? 


People love Burning Man and everything that it represents. Each man Burning Man creates a temporary city in the Nevada desert dedicated to community, art, self-expression and self-reliance. The Regional Networks, such as Afterburn, aim to keep the Burning Man culture alive all year round.