How many volunteers does it take to put on Burning Man?

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It takes thousands of volunteers to build, run, and clean up the city. For more information on this massive effort, how it happens, and the intricate details of the magic of Burning Man volunteerism, please take time to read about each group under the Volunteering section of the website. If you have any general questions about volunteering, please write to the dedicated souls who answer them at If you have team-specific questions, connect with that team by their dedicated email address found on their team page on the website.