Hidden cost of Nevada's Burning Man Festival - $100 car wash!

If you head to Burning Man, the desert-based festival in Nevada, you expect to return home with a thick layer of dust and dirt on your car.

Hidden cost of Burning Man Festival - $100 car wash.

Hidden cost of Burning Man Festival - $100 car wash. Image by bark / CC BY 2.0

What you probably don’t expect is having to pay $100 to get your car cleaned, but that’s exactly what some San Francisco car washes are charging. One business owner said that the dust is twice as difficult to clean off compared to other types of dirt, and the high price doesn’t seem to have deterred customers – around 500 are expected to take advantage of the service. Read more: sanfrancisco.cbslocal.com

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