Reno Compression 2017!

Join Friends of Black Rock – High Rock in downtown Reno for a fun evening of art, fire, food, and fashion as we do Leave No Trace outreach and share information on the Black Rock Desert area.

When: July 29th, 3PM-10PM

Where: ReTrac Plaza, downtown Reno

Reno Compression

The allure of Fire to humankind is irresistible!

“It’s the ‘hottest’ show during the popular Artown festival and an opportunity to celebrate contemporary and emergent art. Large-scale propane flame effects are erected around a performance state featuring music and dance. FREE to the public!” (Photos and quote from

  • FBR-HR will be on-hand doing Leave No Trace and Outdoor Ethics Outreach. We will have a tent and as usual we’ll have all the info you need or want to know about the Black Rock Desert – High Rock Canyon area.
  • Trash to Treasures art contest is open to the public; take a piece of trash and turn it into art.
  • Fire dancing and synchronized flame effects.
  • Art cars and art sculptures.
  • And lots more.

For more information, to volunteer, or RSVP for this event please contact our Volunteer Coordinator at