2008 Theme Camps

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Pan's Garden

Pan’s Garden, a sensual verdant oasis of shaded glade amidst the greater playa sea. Stop by for organic gardening tips & tricks Tues through Sat around 3ish, and stay for fresh, organically grow snacks. May your Pan-ic attacks be welcome burst of enthusiasm! Light shows daily after sundown.

Hometown: Citrus Heights, CA

Pandora's Lounge & Fix It Shoppe

Stuff breaks at Burning Man. Come fix it at Pandora’s Fit It Shoppe. We will have available basic materials and tools for repairing bikes, costumes, fire spinning gear or whatever. And enjoy some liquor at the lounge while waiting for your friends to finish fixing their stuff.

URL: http://groups.yahoo.com/group/pandoras_camp/Hometown: Saint Louis, MO

Paranoia News Network

You know that THEY are out to get you. We know that YOU know. And WE know that THEY know that YOU know.

Hometown: Salt Lake City., UT


Camp pARTicipate will look to the past to enable every burningman participate to see the future. We ask you to take an active role in defining the American Dream and America’s Future.

Hometown: San Francisco, CA

Party Naked Tiki Bar

Party Naked Tiki Bar is a clothing optional fun place to party in a tropical atmosphere. In the spirit of what is great with this country … the freedom we enjoy to be naked and party our asses off.

URL: http://www.PartyNakedTikiBar.comHometown: Las Vegas, NV

Pee Funnel Camp

We are a full service Pee Funnel Camp, dispensing Pee Funnels to ladies (or gentlemen) at any time of day or night! Pee Funnels allow ladies to easily stand and pee or aim into a jug.

Hometown: Sebastopol, CA

People's Art Congress (PAC)

Touch it, stroke it, sniff it, lick it. Our art feels good, smells good, and tastes good too! The People’s Art – the only true art. This year: home to the Super Colossal Kaleidoscope.

Hometown: Muscatine , IA


Perserved in time. Where you can put your dreams, lost love and pass in a tin can and seal it so it may be open at a later date. So when your need to feel or smell the playa you can open the can up.

URL: http://groups.yahoo.com/group/preservedtime/Hometown: Citru Heights, CA

Persian Excursion

Kick up your feet and recharge your adventurous spirit in our extra cool and shady oasis while enjoying chilled Moroccan mint tea, misting bottles, henna art, and Turkish tobacco.

Hometown: San Francisco, CA

Petting ZOO

Visit The Petting ZOO during daylight hours for drinks, cocktails, shots, cold draught beer or just for the fun of it. We look forward to having you as part of our Zoo family.

URL: http://carmonious.com/PettingZOO/index.htmlHometown: Wenham, MA

Phantoccino Theater

The Phantoccino Theater will be putting on the “Resurrecting the Spirit of Magic” show several times each night. Step into our dark little world, we’ve transdimensional objects and supernatural phenomena to share with you!

URL: http://www.phantoccino.comHometown: Berkeley, CA

Philadelphia Experiment

The Philadelphia Experiment returns to the playa with that invisible vibe. 2008 is a milestone for the PEX community and we have created a 24/7 multi-dimensional experience that is sure to both mystify and delight the weather worn burner.

URL: http://www.thephiladelphiaexperiment.orgHometown: Philadelphia, PA

Phoenix Circle Village

Phoenix Circle Village is featuring the community of Russian Speaking Burners in the US. Sing Russian karaoke, Watch russian movies, Learn some Russian, Play some games and yes- Party like a Russian!

URL: http://community.livejournal.com/phoenix_circle/Hometown: New York, NY


We are a place where you can bring your costumed playa persona to be photographed in our studio and view photos from burns past. Or you may just come by for lemonade and marvel at our mechanical acrobat, visual bling and regale us with tales of playas past and present,also known as lying.

URL: http://photogartho.comHometown: San Pablo, , CA

picasso camp

Picasso Camp is back! We’ve got fresh paint, fresh canvasses, and fresh vibes for the playa. Always a participant’s best friend, our camp provides Burners a place to express their ideas on two huge canvasses 24/7. Our FUBAR is stocked and ready to serve and our crew of eclectic DJs set the mood. Our chill domes provide the space to create and collaborate!

URL: http://picassocamp.orgHometown: Reno, NV

Pink Mammoth

Pink Mammoth is a not for profit house music and creative arts collective based in San Francisco. Pink Mammoth is above all a community, one that nurtures, encourages, and supports its participants in being and in learning to express themselves.

URL: http://www.pinkmammoth.orgHometown: San Francisco, CA

pink planet

Pink Planet is made up of the pink pussy cats and the pink elephants. The music is is the muscle which pumps our hearts . This year we will continue to evolve our Pink Party on the night of the burn with a unique blend of sexy high energy house music, with Djs from all over the world . Look out for our sunrise parties, either located at camp or Mobil with the new Disco Duck Bus.

Hometown: New York, NY

Pixel Zombies

you can’t change the channel, the channel has to want to change…

Hometown: San Francisco, CA

Planet Euphoria

On the outer horizons of possibility you will find Planet Euphoria, where we host music and art that is out of this world. We are also the home planet to the Transmission Tower crew.

Hometown: Salt Lake City, UT

Planetarium Camp

The Planetarium is a walled roofless structure that provides a clear view of the night sky without the noise polution from BRC. Additionally, artificial celestial events, such as meteors, UFO’s, fake constellations, etc are superimposed upon the night sky adding a funny interactive element.

Hometown: Redondo Beach, CA

Playa Book of Records

Playa Book of Records™ is Black Rock City’s foremost authority on collecting, confirming and accrediting records set and broken on the playa. Record setting is both an individual/group accomplishment and an audience participatory event – all are welcome to visit us and make playa history.

URL: http://playabook.orgHometown: San Francisco, CA

Playa ChooChoo

Come to the Playa ChooChoo Depot for those long rides onto the Playa. Build or customize your own Playa ChooChoo car for the train. We will have at least two trains running day and night. See our website for information on building your own ChooChoo car for the train.

URL: http://playachoochoo.orgHometown: Portland, OR

Playa Go Round

Come to Playa Go Round at 2:30 & Esplanade. With every rotation you spin into your Dreams & your future flashes before you while beats fill the ether. We are always open and you are always welcome! DJs from Denver, Seattle,& Reno www.PlayaGoRound.com. PGR presents The Rock Opera www.TheRockOpera.net

URL: http://www.PlayaGoRound.comHometown: Denver, CO

Playa Info

We’ve combined the information services into one, easy-to-find, location. Oracles answer myriad questions. The Directory lists locations of camps & participants, events, and rideshare; it’s also the place to send/receive messages. There’s also Lost & Found, Volunteer Resources, and bulletin boards.

URL: http://www.burningman.com/on_the_playa/infrastructure/info_services.htmlHometown: San Francisco, CA

Playa International

For those of you who remember the now closed Intl. Burner Hostel, we are a camp of former Hostelits that wanted to keep the mission of providing a great camp for internationals alive and well. So come by and take a trip around the world. We welcome all internationals who want to join. No “Drop-Ins”.

URL: http://www.playainternationalburners.com/Hometown: Sun Valley, NV

Playa Jazz Cafe

The Playa Jazz Cafe returns to Black Rock City with it’s signature fresh organic coffee, irish whiskey and live nightly jazz performances for the weary playa traveller. Musicians are encouraged to bring their instruments and help spread the magic of jazz. Come on in, the band’s about to start!

URL: http://groups.yahoo.com/group/PlayaJazz/Hometown: San Francisco, CA


SURFS UP!! Catch a ride with the Playa Surfers on real surfboards designed to really surf the playa. This year there will be more boards(tow and electric), Look for the palm trees,tiki bars and lifeguard tower #33!!!!

URL: http://playasurfers@yahoogroups.comHometown: Pacific Palisades, CA

Playaball Hoops Madness

Full court basketball on the playa. Pick up games day and night. Everyone welcome. 3 hoops. Balls provided.

Hometown: So. Lake Tahoe, CA

Playatech: Black Rock Timeshares

It’s TIME to SHARE the American Dream! Learn how Playatech will solve humanity’s housing crisis in sustainable fashion, using playa technologies fueled by the 10 principles – and how we’re starting off by selling timeshares right here in Black Rock City! Give us your tired, your poor, your huddled masses longing to be free…

URL: http://www.playatech.comHometown: San Jose, CA


PLEASair – a 120-foot airplane disco go-go bar – with a heart. Captain Mackin’, Kaptain Konstruct, RocketMotor and our Sexy Stewardess Flight Crew invite you to Fly the Dusty Skies at our afternoon sunset Happy Hour bar where “Your pleasure is our PLEASair.”

Hometown: Santa Barbara, CA

Pleasure Garden

In the welcoming shade of Pleasure Garden’s Sunscreen Station, we will tempt innocent pedestrians with cold lemonade and sunscreen application. Our goal is to provide the Burning Man community with a little slice of paradise devoted to relaxation and exploration of the pleasures of the senses.

URL: http://2008pleasuregarden.blogspot.com/Hometown: Greenfield, WI

Pleasure Island

Pleasure Island is a haven for wayward boys and girls allowing them to act as they please without recrimination, turning to drink, cigars, gambling and lusty behavior as they gradually transform into donkeys. Oldsters and youngsters welcome at our Donkey Bar and Chat and Chill!

Hometown: Trabuco Canyon, CA


Once again back is the indelible, rhyme animal, P!, Plugmic enemy number 4…Funky soul for what ales you, Plug 4 is back for it’s fifth tour of dirty, celebrating 11 years of funk 45’s, rare soul, classic hip hop, rock steady, afroheat, and leftfield beats on the playa. In the building, a 200 times scale, bright orange, replica of and shrine to, the almighty extension cord, Plug 4 family DJ’s will do the do, and super special guests from around the globe will call the camp their soulful home.

URL: http://www.plug4.comHometown: Los Angeles, CA

Pod Cluster Camp

Pod Cluster is a community of small independent self-sufficient micro-camps banding together to create a unified cluster of green camps around a sheltered art gallery with a lounge space (in Entheon Village). This year, we will also provide Entheon Village overflow camping/share resources.

URL: http://www.magicfunkpalace.org/podclusterHometown: San Francisco, CA

Point Being

Point Being: A place to experience the essence of who you truly are.

Hometown: Oakland , CA

Poisoned Palace

Wake up with a cup of freshly-brewed, hand-blended, black or green tea each morning at the Palace Teahouse. Join us later for maj jongg, foot care, four square, or fairy tales. After the sun sets, swing by our black light lab and suck on one of the Mad Doc’s concoctions. BYO beaker, of course.

URL: http://www.poisonedpalace.comHometown: Seattle, WA


PolyParadise has been influencing the Hearts & Minds and Washing the Bodies of Playa Citizens from ‘2:00 – 10:00’ for the past 10 years. We are a group of Polyamorists seeking to live our dreams, and this camp is one manifestation of that. Polyamory involves openness to multiple loving relationships, with honesty among all partners. Join us in a variety of events – Come in from the sun….take a load off your feet… Greater Intimacy with HYPNOSIS 11:00a-1:00p – Tuesday & Thursday Past Life Regression Group Session 11:00a-1:00p – Wednesday & Friday The Heart of Now 11:30a to 1p – Tuesday, Thursday, and Saturday Have Tea & Cookies & join us for ‘Poly High Tea’ 1:00-3:00p – Monday – Saturday The Infamous ‘Human Carcass Wash’ 3:00-4:30p – Monday – Sunday See the Lights with ‘Mind Melt’ – A Symphony of Light & Sound 8:00-9:00p – Monday – Friday

URL: http://www.polyparadise.comHometown: Phoenix, AZ


ASlasdfho uehodyekl Psdf POPPYCOCK!! We will ROCK YOU in Four Square. Tiny shorts required for play please. Shirt Cocking Prohibited!!

URL: http://www.camppoppycock.com/Hometown: Tempe, AZ



URL: http://www.PORNandEGGS.comHometown: San Francisco, CA

Pornj Diamond Cloud

Pornj Diamond Cloud (PDC) is a collaborative sculpture. It is an on-going project made of an evolving set of fluorescent tiles (Diamonds) fabricated and “painted” by the collaborators. The Diamonds are then assembled in different configurations to create a variety of mobile sculptures.

URL: http://www.diamondcloud.netHometown: Bronx, NY

Post-Apocalyptic Dust Pirates

A rowdy bunch of big talkers and desert-sailing types! We will hypnotize you with first-hand accounts of booze, broads, and belligerence, and are eager to hear your own pirate lore. Have a drink while you’re at it, we brought the ocean with us!

Hometown: Los Angeles, CA

Potato Camp

You like potatoes, I like potatoes. 2008 is the year of the potato and it’s time to celebrate this wondrous root vegetable! Come by for potato gun shooting, daily potato-themed games, a drink at the potato bar, or some potato-stamp painting! Burlap abounds.

Hometown: Vancouver, BC

Primitive Technologies

Primitive Technologies brings the power of the pyramid to the Playa. We will once again provide healing energy, every changing lyrical entertainment, wisdom and information. Self-Service painting station for those ugly logos!!!

Hometown: Palo Alto, CA

pro leisure tour

pro leisure tour celebrating an A-Z of Americans and their unique history in the relaxing arts.

Hometown: Mill Valley, CA


Bringing the Gift of Fire to Humankind since the Dawn of Time! Come experience the fully immersive Tesseract Mirror Box (Lasers, Blinkies and Strobe Lights, oh my!), enjoy edifying Flow Temple workshops during the day and join us for nightly fire shows as we liberate the Spirit of Flame!

URL: http://www.prometheatrics.comHometown: Topanga, CA

PseudoFeds of the PlayaGon

The PlayaGon is a hyper-inclusive proactive cyber-social civil intelligence synergy fusion cell realizing “dreams of civil intelligence” as “free range synergists”

URL: http://projects.mindtel.com/playagon/Hometown: Phoenix, AZ

Psychic Taxi

Psychic Taxi provides comfort to the foot weary; our Random Service Taxi is a pedal powered rickshaw that ferries travelers. Our Hammock pavilion offers shade and luxurious ease at camp, and our roving, pedal powered, Psychic Taxi Nomadic Cafι, provides refreshment to the thirsty all over BRC.

URL: http://www.psychictaxi.comHometown: Oakland, CA


We are seafarers upon the ocean of the soul. We have a Psychomanteum (google it) that we are erecting for public use. Given the meditative nature of the exercise and the need for some personal preparation please stop by and make an appointmenet with us some time before you want to use the space.

Hometown: Brooklyn, NY

Purple Palace Camp

You’ve found the home for the Purple Palace Mutant Vehicle. The Purple Palace leaves from here several times a week for art tours around 1:00(a ticket is needed from the artery @ center camp for that days tour)We also go out nightly around 8:00 for esplinade and artcruising.The Palace fills quikly!

URL: http://WWW.PurplePalace.ORGHometown: Leadville, CO

Putt-Putt Playa

Putt-Putt Playa celebrates good old-fashioned American fun! A 24hr interactive theme camp for the citizens of BRC. Stop by and play-a couple rounds, relax in the Club House with a cold margarita, listen to chill music, and check out the visuals projected at night! Fun for all ages!

URL: http://www.puttputtplaya.comHometown: Wynnewood, PA

Pygmalions: We're Still Friends

The Pygmalions have been on the playa since 1998, come and see us in the late morning to become a part of the experience.

Hometown: San Francisco, CA



Hometown: Reno, NV

Pyronauts Camp

Pyronauts Camp is a magical environment dedicated to the progression of various dynamic art-forms including Poi, Staff and Hula-Hoop. Pyronauts Camp is home to our international all-star Fire Conclave troupe and a hot spot for anyone interested in these rapidly expanding forms of dance and movement.

URL: http://pyronauts.netHometown: San Francisco, CA