2018 Theme Camps

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This is NOT a list of officially accepted or placed camps. It’s a preview of what you might find when you get to Black Rock City.

This is the list of camps who submitted a Placed Camp Questionnaire requesting placement in Black Rock City’s reserved sections for this year and want to be listed publicly.

These are the camps Placement is reviewing. Placement is announced in Early July.

To find camp locations when you’re at Burning Man, refer to the BRC Map & Guide distributed by Greeters, the theme camp maps and Directory at Playa Info, and Civic Kiosks in all the city plazas.

2018 Theme Camps


T.B.C. is a collective of like minded individuals creating new experiences and pushing the limits of art, love and interaction.

Hometown: Los Angeles

Tacoma is for Lovers

Our ‘Shady Lovers Lounge’ is a lush and cushy retreat for all dusty lovers out there! For all you young and young at heart we invite you to browse our BOOTique – open daily until the goods run out! Come mend those broken soles at BRC Shoe Repair and enjoy our in-house DJ’s spin sets. If your a morningish person try our Lazy Morning Yoga and meet a fellow Tacoman or just snag a little love, we’ve got plenty to go around.

URL: http://thelovers.org/ Hometown: TACOMA

Tahoe-Monterey Misters & Sisters

Overhead water misters and temporary tattoos offered all day and week long.
DIY Essential Oil Body Sprays offered Monday-Saturday from 11 am – 3 pm

Hometown: Davis


Boutique, bowling and more games, science fiction books, Singing Trash Can Robots! Trashy dance at sundown.

Hometown: Santa Rosa


Tautology is a collective of mathematician-artists from all around the world who build installations for local, regional, and international festivals.

URL: http://tautology.io Hometown: Seattle

Taxi Camp

Taxi Camp gifts pedal powered art tours and mobility chariots that you can check out by the day. We also take requests for Artery tours, bar hopping and rides back to your camp.

URL: http://goldiesponies.com/ Hometown: Reno

Tazii Chill Space and Bar

Join us for rest, ease, and libations in the Tazii tent chill lounge 24 hours a day. Feel free to chill 24 hours a day or join us for happy hour from 4 to 6 pm daily.

Hometown: San Francisco

Tea & Turbans

Tea & Turbans provides a space to cool down and relax in the midday heat through a tea ceremony similar to what has been done in the Magreb (North Africa) by the Amazighs (Berbers) for centuries.

Hometown: Brooklyn


Are you thirs-tea? Come par-tea with camp TeaCozy. Feel anxie-tea, uncertain-tea, and hostile-tea steep away as you enjoy our sereni-tea. Guaran-tea-d to leaf you refreshed and red tea to go!

URL: http://teacozybrc.com Hometown: Seattle

TechnoGecko Grotto

The makers of DiscoFish have embarked on a grand project to make something bigger and better, the all-electric TechnoGecko. Whether you’ve loved the DiscoFish for many years, or whether you’re new to Burning Man this year, you’re welcome to come by to meet her younger sibling, the TechnoGecko.

URL: https://www.technogecko.org/ Hometown: Sunnyvale


Come bask in the shade of our fire-poofing volcano, and boogie to our ground-shaking beats while we serve you a refreshing iced libation. Don’t forget to bring us your playa virgins to sacrifice to the volcano god and be sure to search for the poofer trigger! Poof!

URL: https://www.facebook.com/tectonicBMcamp/ Hometown: Portland


Teddies is a vibey lounge camp with good tunes, great drinks, and a friendly crowd. Come in for a drink, dance in front of our Bear Head DJ booth, or take a rest in our Teddy dome.

Hometown: San Francisco

Tell Me Yours, I'll Tell You Mine

We’re the art support camp for the Art installation “Tell Me Yours, I’ll Tell You Mine.”

Hometown: Key West

Temple Guardians Camp

We are the staff support camp and training center for the Temple Guardians. Our principal responsibility is providing training and volunteers for Temple Guardians shifts.

Hometown: Lincoln

Temple Homage Camp

Temple Homage Camp supporting the Temple and Temple Guardians

Hometown: Lodi

Temple O'Flying Spaghetti Monster

We are a comfortable neighborhood pub with a-rockin’ attitude and groovin’ tunes. In honor of His Noodly Goodness, the Friendly Fire Bar will administer ice-cold libations for your mind, body, and spirit. We will also provide official and unofficial weddings in His Noodly Goodness’ Temple. Come test your pole dancing skills, call almost anywhere in the world on our free public phone, or use our public Wi-Fi hotspot. The Flying Spaghetti Monster welcomes all so stop by, be touched by His noodly appendage, and stay awhile.

URL: http://www.fsmtemple.com/ Hometown: Los Angeles

Temple of Bacchus

Temple of Bacchus where we help you keep the party going.

Hometown: Albuquerque

Temple of Unitea

Come and have tea with us!
Learn Gong Fu cha style tea ceremonies while chilling to tunes and misters.
If you want to come and perform a tea ceremony with us let us know! We take in tea refugees from all over the world.

URL: http://www.templeofunitea.com Hometown: Austin

Tequile Bees

Latin Night – Party with the Tequila Bees! Best music and drinks ever, really! Snag your very own glow in the dark sting’a (condom) while supplies last.
Thursday from 8-10PM

Hometown: Salt Lake City

Tetrix Village

Tetrix Village welcomes you to indulge in our Robot refuge. Rubber Armstrong’s illuminated dystopian spaceman helmet, Fuel up at the Gin-ious bar. Get your hardware and software teased at the Robot Repair Centre. Donate your bad ideas to the University of Interstellar Screw Ups. Get your bike looking cosmically rad at the Space Bike Pimp Station. Interact with Camp Meow’s illuminated 15ft pyramid, controlled with an interactive joystick. Sunset excursions into deep playa on the raving interstellar art car “Stargazer” the brightest moving beacon on the playa!

Hometown: Sydney

THairAPY Salo(o)n

A place to get some shade, throw some shade, get your drink full and your hair fuller. Come play in all the ways. Inclusive in all the ways unless ur hair has gone sideways- then let’s do something about that, honey. Sex positive. Leave your hangups on the doorknob.

Hometown: San Franmiscellaneous

That Camp Over There

Snowcones & hammocks oh my!

Hometown: San Francisco

The aCATemy

The aCATemy, Burning Man’s most prestigious cat university, engages students in art, science and philosophy through classes, readings, and fun, cat- and robot-themed making and learning! Come learn strategies for survival under our robot/animal overlords in our decked out cybernetic forest.

Hometown: San Francisco and the world

The Arcognomies

An arts support camp for the Honorarium Project “Luna Flora”, a 15 foot tall blooming lotus with a moon at her center.

Hometown: Arcosanti

The AstroPups

The AstroPups – Fun, Frisky, n Fabulous! Exploring the PupVerse one lick at a time!

Hometown: San Francisco

The Avant Yard

The Avant Yard has been a theme camp since 2008 but our founders first tasted dust in 2006. We are affiliated with the Arts Diaspora, an international network of artists, healers and do-gooders who meet once a year at Burning Man to produce art, connect with new Gnomies (members of our community) and find new ways to empower each other to do wonderful things.

URL: http://www.artsdiaspora.com/ Hometown: New York City

The Badlands Bordello

Bandlands Bordello. A post apocalyptic brothel. In the post Trump world, aka the apocalypse, the first profession will be the last. Come to the bordello and seek the pleasures that lie within. All are welcome who know the password. Speak friend, and enter.

Hometown: Coarsegold

The Black Hole

The Black Hole is the official staff camp on operational center of the Black Rock City Gate, Perimeter and Exodus Department

URL: https://burningman.org/event/volunteering/teams/gate/ Hometown: Black Rock City

The Black Rock Beacon.

We produce a daily newspaper for Black Rock City with a mix of fun articles and serious news. Our Press Club & News Room provide shade and refreshment for ourselves as well as other members of the press, bacon-bearing volunteers, and interested Burners Lux Veritas Lardum!

URL: http://www.blackrockbeacon.org/ Hometown: San Francisco

The Bounce Car Camp

The bounce car is always on the roll. We love to cruise throughout the day checking out art and exploring the playa.

We cycle DJ’s through our massive custom built sound system by Jeff Peters. As the night comes upon us, we roll from party to party or throw a massive one of our own.

URL: https://www.thebouncecar.com Hometown: Santa Cruz

The Breakfast club Village

The Breakfast Club Village Houses,
Scarbutts Coffee-serving hot& cold coffee with brisk Spankings 9am-12noon
Pancake Playhouse- serving hot pancakes 9am-12noon
Pajama Burn-making the least of your burn
Identification Corp- Identifying Robots and Humanoids throughout the universe

Hometown: Oakland

The Church of the Open Mind

Last year’s Burning Man theme of Radical Ritual spurred us to create a Mutant Vehicle, a radical rolling church built on a truck frame floating around the desert with a mushroom-topped spire… The Church of the Open Mind! What a journey…

In 2017, we conceived and built a Rolling Church with a large tower emerging out of the Spire. This marks the visual centerpiece of our mutant vehicle — a vividly colored, radically-illuminated mushroom. It stands vibrant, 30 feet up and visible from afar. This Mushroom on a Church, The Tree of Life or A Light in the Sky; we invite all interpretations.

URL: http://cotom.org Hometown: San Geronimo

The Copper Ruins

You stumble through the night and into a small open doorway, clicking your EL wire off and wiping the playa from your eyes. You blink in the dim flicker of oil lamps, a chandelier swinging overhead. This place seems somehow familiar.

You have found yourself in the Copper Ruins, a harbor for wayward drifters lost in the dust. Be gathered in and welcomed. Peruse the experiential wares in the Great Hall, catch a glimpse behind the veil of the Copper Theater, and explore what Mystery the night has in store for you. The Copper Ruins–where this time the dream will have you.

Hometown: Oakland & Brooklyn

The Dirty Chip

Hometown: Reno

The Donner Party

The Donner Party
Nice to meat you

Hometown: Donner Pass

The DPW Ghetto

Home of Black Rock City’s Department of Public Works.

The Dump

Where the worlds most fabulous musicians and dancers from MarchFourth Marching Band, The Saloon Ensemble, Love-Bomb Go-Go Marching Band, Trashcan Joe, and The Ukeladies are dumped and recycled to endlessly create music from a by-gone era. Come sing, dance, play our piano, and join-in as we all share in electronic-free acoustic joy! Lyrics included!

URL: http://www.saloonensemble.com Hometown: Portland

The Dusty Lady

The Dusty Lady is your shady game room on the playa. Come play with our games and enjoy our shade on a hot dusty afternoon. Bring your friends and try the Mumblewaze, try your luck at “Kinko” or see what else we have going on 24/7.

Hometown: Oakland

The Dusty Nuts Tavern

Come join us at the Dusty Nuts Tavern, meet interesting people and enjoy improvised drinks. Open daily from whenever our hangovers wear off to dinner-time-ish.

URL: http://www.dustynutstavern.com/ Hometown: Sunnyvale

The Empress Theme Camp

Relive the glory of the Victorian age and enjoy the comforts of a more civilized time in our reinterpretation of a Victorian drawing room. Every afternoon and evening, our gracious hosts and hostesses wear Victorian or Steampunk costumes and hand-serve selections from our tea menu along with light snacks.

URL: https://www.facebook.com/TheEmpressThemeCamp/ Hometown: Vancouver

The Enclave

The Enclave brings those with deep BurningMan roots while providing room for a cast of new tendrils. We are united by a passion for art, design, performance and self-depricating behavior. The Enclave brings a spicy hot mess of Playastani charm to the 9’s of Black Rock by celebrating the civically-minded gifts, we have to offer, in a format that intends to suspend and expand our visitor’s expectations

Hometown: Santa Barbara

The French Maid Brigade

The French Maid Brigade- dedicated to eradicating dust and bad spirits in Black Rock City! We facilitate events and the famous French Maid Brigade Parade (Thursday 2PM, 3/Esplanade)

URL: https://www.facebook.com/groups/88124456049/ Hometown: Santa Cruz

The FriendZone

The FriendZone is a safe haven for all wayward wanderers, burnt out burners or anyone else needing an escape on the playa. Come find the comfort of the FriendZone if you need an uncharged space to unwind or unravel.

Hometown: Fresno

The Garage

1. Manifesting Ideas into Reality
2. Bringing Burning Man Principles to The World
3. Safety

URL: http://ideate.org Hometown: San Francisco

The Good & Stormy Scoundrels

The Good & Stormy Scoundrels come from Los Angeles. We are fire spinners, artists, teachers, and mischief makers. Come sit in our shade and we may show you a thing or two.

Hometown: North Hollywood

The Goonies

Welcome to The Goonies! Where your childhood freedoms collides with the best part of adulthood in one giant SLAP of the Goon bag. We’ve simply paired our loved for bagged wine with the adventurous spirit of kids on the hunt for hidden treasure. Come visit our camp to remember the forts you used to make as a kid and share in the booty that we call goon.

Hometown: Vancouver

The Green Hour

The World War One Flying Ace once said “The Red Baron is wise. He doesn’t stay up all night dancing and drinking root beer.” That was a clever ruse. 100 years ago, the legendary Red Baron escaped for a day with his nemesis–the Ace himself–to go drink absinthe and root beer with the bohemians. Some say, he never really came back…

The Green Hour Root Beer and Absinthe Canteen returns to Black Rock City serving the Baron’s legendary original-recipe absinthe to adults during the hour after sunset, and ice cold root beer and other old-timey nonalcoholic refreshments to participants of all ages throughout the day.

Come visit us to talk about absinthe, meet the fairies, or dunk your whiskers in the coldest ginger beer on the playa, chill with us for awhile and let us help you enjoy your day. We are a Leave No Trace camp, so, please bring your own drinking container. We do not serve alcohol to minors.

Hometown: Portland

The Hive

A buzzing mass of madness from the East descends upon the desert, full of burning light and energy. Is the Hive full of honey, or stings? Bathe in our glow, and discover!

Hometown: Boston

The Hoh

The Pacific Northwest is a great place to be with beautiful forests, grey skies and bitter over priced coffee. We want to share our home with you. Our camp will offer the soothing grey skies and perpetual misting rain of a typical Washington day. For those people that aren’t used to endless sun and beautiful blue skies we have what you need. Overdosing on Vitamin D? Come sit under our gloomy grey skies and moop free rain forest and detox awhile.

Hometown: Olympia

The Institute Village

Visit the Institute of Higher Yearning where our overeducated undermanaged staff will jam in your brain all the science, electro-shock therapy and swordplay that you can take. God created the playa to train the faithful and we will teach you EVERYTHING you need to know.

The Janky Barge

The Janky Barge has been coming back to the Playa for over 10 years! The Janky Barge brings a musical lineup of funk, disco, dance beats you won’t hear anywhere else on Playa. You can find us anywhere on the Playa by looking for our Join us for another year of funky tunes, shaking butts, and a bouncing bus.

URL: http://thejankybarge.com/ Hometown: San Francisco

The Key Camp

We guide you to find your KEY! We have camp members from Japan, Malaysia, Indonesia and of course the United States! We will help you to find your key so please come and visit us!

URL: https://www.facebook.com/groups/1563769373675206/ Hometown: LA

The Last Starfighter

The Last Starfighter is an art support camp filled with lovers of science fiction. Stop by our porch if you need a good book for your burn or a good conversation about science fiction & futurism. We are supporting the Augmented Reality Porta Potty’s this year. You may see us riding to and from deep playa on our ARP support bike.

Hometown: Austin

The Last Word

Word Play for the masses. Come play scrabble. Come recite your favorite poem or your newest creation. Need to insult someone? Need to better communications with a campmate. We can help. We have words.

Hometown: Northern California

The Lavender Lounge

The Lavender Lounge provides tired and exhausted guests with a Lavender water misting and scalp massage treatment. Take a break from the dust and sun, come in, and get LAVENDERIZED!

Hometown: Sebastopol

The Living Room

Did you forget to bring your living room to the burn? Don’t worry, you can use ours! We have comfy spots to chill out, relax, and/or socialize. Join us in the morning for yoga, the afternoon for a radically inclusive musical jam sesh, or anytime you’re looking for a place to hang out, day or night!

Hometown: San Francisco

The Lost Penguins

The Lost Penguins have proudly been a theme camp since 2001. Our founders dream was to establish a hospitality camp where all burners are welcome and made to feel at home. We have expanded on that dream and are proud to welcome Burners into our Cafe in 2018.

Our cafe as a place for burners to chill on our couches and seating and listen to music. We emphasis hospitality and greeting burners into our cafe and serving wine and chocolate and snow cones and penguin pee (vodka and lemonade drink). To go with this year’s theme, we have our space ship and the Penguin oracle to answer all of burner questions. We are a camp that provides space for musicians, poets and others at Open Mic times, and welcome burners who want to participate in an informal open mic and music experience. We have music equipment set up or bring your own. Burners who are musicians can check in with our Entertainment lead and schedule time to perform. And music is scheduled throughout the day and night.

URL: http://thelostpenguincafe.com Hometown: San Francisco

The Meowsistance

The King Mahtusahn is from an alternative universe of yestertomorrow, where humans have been fighting a losing battle against common house cats. Human survivors have united to create a war machine that will turn the tide of battle.

If you can read this and you have the strength to fight. Join the meowsistance.

URL: http://kingmahtusahn.com/ Hometown: Livermore


the ministry of douchebaggery (purveyors of fine ridiculousness…) MV camp is/was the purgatory cruiser, the neuroweapon, the dead cow, disco inferno, and dutch oven MV’s, temple of breaks, quixote power wind project, highway 80s renegade dance party…

Hometown: Truckee

The Miscellaneous Heathens

The Miscellaneous Heathens – lovers, players, and merry makers. Stop by for a good conversation, a game, and a guided-self-help.

Hometown: Oakland

The Moon Saloon

The Moon Saloon is the wonkiest tonkiest space cowboy saloon on the playa!

URL: https://www.facebook.com/events/306121319877220/ Hometown: Los Angeles

The New Barbarians

Moving beyond the confines of a traditional food camp, The New Barbarians quest to provide subsistence and endless comfort in a desert land full of desire, self-discovery, and radical transformation. Come join our barbarian tribe from 1-2:30pm daily to participate in our dusty savage nourishment project!

URL: https://www.facebook.com/groups/533672460021972/ Hometown: San Francisco / Seattle

The Nordic Camp

We are the Nordic Camp, themed Dream Chaos
We support creative ways for people to invite and interact with each other.
Dream as an alternative universe where we all find home for ideas and a way to create eclectic various events. But creativity also needs Chaos in order to bloom in its potential.
Dream Chaos gives the opportunity to every zone and event to be different from one another, and imagination can go beyond horizons. Our camp is a platform to help co create our members different dreams and by that we will offer a variety of events and activities in our camp.

Hometown: The Nordic area

The Oracle of Gerlach

More marvelous than a Marvel comic origin story, the Oracle of Gerlach was spawned when a dust storm overturned a bank of overused portapotties. Playa dust joined with magical effluent from thousands of Burners, and the Oracle arose and came to be. The Oracle is neither male nor female, but is the spirit of humanity. He/she will once again rise from deep within the Playa to bring order to chaos, enlighten the masses, and provide questionable guidance for a creative and fulfilling life. The Oracle has brought her priests and ministers to serve and bestow her divine enlightenment through the use of magic Oracle cards, secret wisdom, and fantastic readings.

Hometown: San Francisco

The Organization

It’s hot outside! The Organization will cool you down and pump your energy up with our iced espresso martinis designed to wake you up and get you ready to party again! Daily 1-3pm.

Hometown: San Francisco

The Other Camp

The Other Camp – Jungle Breakout! Come and see if you can escape our Jungle

Hometown: New York, San Francisco, Sacramento and Portland!

The Parlor Room

The Parlor Room celebrates the participant, honoring those in our sector who honor the playa with their contributions. Our interaction is old school eclectic and one of recognition and intercommunity-play, ranging from mixers to dinners, performances, dental refresh, and friendly pranking – some scheduled, some spontaneous, some stationary, some mobile. connecting cross-community. We strive to interlace playa families. Black Rock Tie dinners, Tooth Brush Cart services and more await you…

Hometown: San Francisco

The Petting Zoo

The Petting Zoo is a day bar where you can sit and chat and enjoy a refreshing libation.

Hometown: San Jose/Placerville

The Phage

The Phage is an homage to the vast dark ecology whose foment gave birth to Earth’s living diversity. These ubiquitous viral life forms evolve faster than any other life on earth. In their furious co-optive radiations they have acted as the vital genetic pollinators that wove long-separated lines of cellular life into resplendent new threads — the phage are the needles of life’s tapestry. Beware if you encounter us: memetic biohazards lie ahead.

URL: https://thephage.org Hometown: San Francisco, Los Angeles, Boston, NYC

The Pineapple Motel

The Pineapple Motel is a friendly space to recharge your good vibes. Come for some morning coconut water, fresh pineapple and cereal bar and stay for talks, music, meditation and more.

Hometown: Global

The Pink Spot

Hometown: Park City, UT

The Playa Penthouse

Come enjoy a view over the Playa, from our viewing tower. Start your day with the first peek of sunrise and enjoy the most glorious sunsets this earth produces, from high above the Playa floor. Come relax out of the sun during the heat of the day, in our interior chill space.

Hometown: Camarillo

The Prize Cock

The Prize cock.
A traditional English country pub serving Guinness, Cider, lager and a selection of mixed drinks. Pub games and entertainments available. Please beware of the Bar staff…

Hometown: London

The Santa Man Cometh.....

Who doesn’t love Christmas? We certainly do and we want to share our joyful Christmas Spirit with our fellow campers and we hope that a visit to our camp will help to remind others of the joy and pleasure of giving to others. The camp will have a 25 foot decorated tree as its focal point and Santa will be available for photos.

Hometown: Sparks

The Secret Gentlemen's Club

The Secret Gentlemen’s Club is a place in which a person—ladies can, of course, be the most Secret Gentlemen of all—be they commoner or king, aristocrat or ruffian, can be the fanciest version of themselves; our mission is to bring manners, culture, refinement, top-notch cocktailcrafting and expert gamesmanship and to this savage land. The Secret Gentlemen’s Club politely reminds you that proper attire is required (or will be provided).

Hometown: Chicago

The Shire

Come celebrate your inner child in the Shire, a playground of giant games and frisky, hairy-footed friends. Take flight on the Merry-&-Pippin-Go-Round or brave the 4-story climb to the flaming peak of Isengard.

URL: http://www.the-shire.org Hometown: San Francisco

The Silver Spoon

We at silver spoon cafe will feed you. When you sit down at one of our tables you get to be spoon fed a small but delicious meal by one of our servers. All we ask is that you consider leaving us a life tip. It can be about relationships, loss, technology or just food; anything goes. Oh, and we can also spoon you a tasty drink in case you’re not hungry.

URL: https://www.facebook.com/groups/453516148409589/ Hometown: San Francisco

The Soup Kitchen

The Soup Kitchen: We are a group of volunteers/non-profit organization that utilizes littered bikes to make an impact in impoverished disaster zones. Our Camp, The Soup Kitchen is a place where you can soup up your two wheeled steel stallions, pick up your Art Bike Relief bikes for the event, go on crazy scavenger hunts for days or ride a tall bike. We got all kinds of mischief going down. Find some lights and some spray paint so you can deck out your bikes right.

URL: http://www.artbikerelief.disasterhack.org Hometown: N/A

The Space Between

The Space Between’s 6th year on the playa! Come by afternoons for boozie smoothies and groovie toonzies. We also have ping pong and a hidden Tokyo-style Saké bar select nights. Check the schedule for events!

URL: http://sparklepony.info Hometown: San Francisco

The Think Tank

Hometown: Vancouver

The Volunteer Village

Volunteer Village – Home of the Volunteer Resource Team. Come by and ask us about volunteer opportunities and how you can participate while on the playa.

Hometown: Greater Bay Area

The Wastelanders

A gathering of post-apocalyptic tribes and restless souls. We who wander this Wasteland, in search of our better selves.

The Whomp Den

Missed us on the Playa? Stop by and say “hi” when the Whomp Wagon and the Lion’s Den are parked at our camp.

Hometown: Reno

Theme Camp Theme Camp

A fun loving bar with a different theme everyday and delicious drinks to help cool you down.

Hometown: Reno/Chicago

There Ain’t No Virgin Mary

Get Yer Cowboy On! Get Yer Hat on! Get yer day drinking started right!
Join us for some Bloody Mary’s and Bloody Maria’s in the morning. Kick up your heels and stomp your boots to our favorite country music and enjoy some interactive games of your choice…

Hometown: San Clemente, CA.... we have participated in SD YouTopia in the past

Things That Swing

We’re a lounge and rest-stop for wanderers who want to get off their feet for a while. If you favor a community built on the intimacies of storytelling and consensual touch, if you need a break from bar-crawling and the sonic hypnotics of booty shaking, if swinging is in any way your thing, then this could be your place. With adult-oriented events and play space cuz some of us swing that way too; consent means not being too afraid to ask.

URL: http://www.things-that-swing.org Hometown: Brooklyn

This Old Camp

We are veteran Burners with over 125 years of experience in creating a drama free experience for ourselves and the Burning Man community thru creative problem solving and outreach. If you are having a problem with your infrastructure or looking for ideas for improvements, come by and let us help.

Hometown: Nevada City

Three of Cups

Three of Cups

Hometown: San Francisco


Get lucky shopping in the best boutique on the playa, Thumper’s Lucky Hutch. Clothes, accessories, jewelry, champagne, beats; all 100% off.

URL: http://www.instagram.com/thumpercamp Hometown: Colorado, Boston, Indianapolis, Seattle, San Francisco

Tickled Mink

At Tickled Mink (… where everyone’s a star!) we are here to help zhuzh you at our Hollywood minkup mirror vanity before you start channeling your inner diva. If you don’t know how, we’ll teach you to smeyes like a mink, so once you sink into our fuzzy, plush, cerulean photo throne (“… it’s not just blue, it’s not turquoise, it’s not lapis, it’s actually cerulean …”) you’ll be oh so ready to strike a picture perfect pose as your cover page photo shoot begins. You’ve never looked more minktacular!

URL: https://www.facebook.com/tickledminkBRC/ Hometown: San Francisco

Tie It Down Camp

We teach and demonstrate how to properly tie down your tent, shade structures, as well as tying down your RV and truck loads for the journey home.

Hometown: Campbell

Tierra Bomba

We bring the South American spice, excitement, and passion from our Latin culture to the playa; with open arms, Tierra Bomba’s purpose is to spread these elements to Burning Man community.

URL: http://www.tierrabomba.com Hometown: Colombia

Tiki Bar & Hammocks

Tiki Bar & Hammock – bring your thirsty lips over to enjoy a fresh cool island drink and visit and connect with neighbors and fellow burners. Get some advice if you are new to burning man, and of course, swing in our hammocks with us or relax on our sofas and stools in the shade!

Hometown: Reno

Time Colony

The Time Colony offers an array of services and support to hungry time-travelers and the time-traveler-curious.

URL: http://www.timecolony.org Hometown: Seattle, Minneapolis, Las Vegas, San Francisco


We took our name from a high Andean lake, but it has so many meanings, and is so fun to say that we just love to say it and hear it! Stop by for a cocktail, some badminton, and some interaction and see if you don’t start enjoying the sound of the word Titicaca as well.

URL: http://camptiticaca.com/ Hometown: Lake Tahoe

Toast & Jam

Toast & Jam invites you to drop into your neighborhood watering hole and enjoy some good ol’ fashioned live music. There’s one drink on the menu: BEER SHOTS, and every shot is accompanied with a toast. So come one, come all, share a laugh, learn to toast in a new language, form a band with your newfound friends. You will find yourself always coming back to Toast & Jam!

Hometown: San Francisco Bay Area


We’re Toneage! Come see us for a Playa Pickletini at the Dilly Dally Bar, and dance to Pickled Beats!

Hometown: Vancouver

Tortoise Town

Tortoisetown is a collection of Veteran and Newbie Burners made of greeters, lamplighters, Djs, and Artists from all over the world. Stop by, say hello and keep an eye out for one of our Hip Hop and Hot Dog giveaway events throughout the week!

Hometown: San Francisco

Totally Legit Camp

Totally Legit Camp is a camp based in Brooklyn, NY. We host a Hobby Horse Competition as well as brew 15 gallons of New Orleans style cold brew coffee each day on the playa and serve it with love.

URL: https://legit.camp Hometown: Brooklyn

Tough Titties

No gurus here! This art support camp houses “This too shall pass- Moondancer”, part of the art honoraria this year, when it’s not flying around playa. It also houses strong women and men who will be happy to make you coffee, stamp you with our unique tough titties art and sit down and chat endlessly about life, the universe and titties.

Hometown: Mumbai

Tower of Slackjaw

Visit the Tower of Slackjaw, the best view on the playa.

Hometown: Olympia

Toxic Disco Clam

In the default world, the Toxic Disco Clam is a real aquatic creature. It uses its luminous lips to attract passing fish… and then it immobilizes them with acidic snot. We’re pretty much the same: we draw you in with dazzling lights and entertaining activities, we ply you with our intoxicating beverages, and we hope you never leave (we promise less snot).

URL: https://www.facebook.com/toxicdiscoclam/ Hometown: San Franciso


TRANCESEND – OPEN YOUR MIND, BODY, AND SOUL TO THE POWER OF TRANCE – join us for some uplifting and melodic electronic music

Hometown: Los Angeles

Tribal Spirit

Tribal Spirit is focused on visual UV art installation and electronic music. We are hosting a Straya Day (Australia Day on Tuesday for all Aussies and their friends)
We will be hosting number of workshops and we will have Yoga sessions 3 times throughout the week. Our space is also available for other burners, who wish to run own workshops.
Tribal Spirit will be repairing bicycles for other burners.
Daily open bar with refreshing mixers.

Hometown: Sydney


TRIFECTA emerged from the jumbled, bohemian streets of Montreal to bring joie de vivre to the playa. We’re a perfect prime number, spinning our three-legged adventures far and wide. Bring your mind for stories; bring your body for Dusty Dick’s Diner; and bring your soul for some good old-fashioned strip karaoke.

Hometown: Montreal


Hometown: New York, LA, Vegas, New Orleans

Tropical Lunartics

Tropical Happy Hour: Slushy pina coladas, space helmets, spam musubi, and tropical house. Hawaiian shirt attire encouraged; shirts provided for those who need it.

Hometown: Portland

Turbaza Chayka

Camp “Turbaza Chayka” is all about spreading love for Burning Man , inclusive culture, joy, happiness with the side of vodka and good music. Come chill with us in the heat of the day and we will warm you up in the cold of the night!

Hometown: San Francisco

Twilight Spaghetti Theatre

Perform for your chance to slurp our hot wet noodles. This is your chance to show off your under-appreciated talents on our custom built stage for a spaghetti dinner!

URL: http://twilight-spaghetti-theatre.blogspot.com/ Hometown: san jose

Twisted G Spot

Twisted G Spot- loose knit group of burners offering for your pleasure the Twisted G Bar serving up PVD’s (playa vodka drinks) w/ mostly organic fruit juices and always lots of ice and playa talk! DJ N8Tron will be spinning as we reach out to all you dusty residents with our complement fairies, wish tree activity and several feather duster maids and butlers to clean your dusty selves. Check out our Bedouin Chill Space and enjoy tea and hookah on occasion.
P& J, Root Beer, Yoga and Improv Games will be listed when we post events. Inclusivity is our drug, come by and visit!

Hometown: Our hometowns in the default world: Nevada City, Reno, Green Bay, LA, Tahoe, Truckee, Oregon, Japan

Twisted Swan Celtic Pub

TheTwisted Swan, the new incarnation of the Dusty Swan, a full service celtic pub with a bar, pull tap, whiskey, irish coffee, live music sessions, and a good old fashioned pub feel in BRC!
Come each night we have a theme to suite your geek needs along with our friendly pub feel. If nothing else for a respite from your woes and a pint.

Hometown: Phoenix/Albuquerque

Two Lanterns

Best weddings on playa, Unofficial Playa Civil Unions (incl. rings/certificate), Black Rock Temporary Divorce, Annulments. Amazing interactive light sculpture, Crazy Traffic Light and a Kubb game to boot.

URL: https://www.facebook.com/twolanternsthemecamp Hometown: Santa Cruz