2015 Theme Camps

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2015 Theme Camps

P3: The Princess Party Palace

Our camp hosts Wedding Dress Wednesday with the Princess. We we invite the participates of BRC to come play dress-up with Prince S. Stephanie. We offer a parade that will begin someplace and end someplace. We will offer playa marriage ceremony officiated over by Reverend Mike. Is it leagal? – You may ask… Our answer… well meh… it could be.

You can also grab a drink in our bar, spin the wheel of Safewords, and/or get a new pair of panties.

Hometown: Denver


Pair-a-dice is the place to come for good company, good tunes and drink at the bamboo bar. You just might not want to leave this oasis in the desert.

Hometown: Heaven

Pair-a-dice @ The Beach

Come see us at Pair-a-dice @ The Beach, It’s where all the good stuff happens. The Beach, A Bamboo Bar and a Fish Tank…yeps!

URL: https://www.facebook.com/goodtimesforsure?ref=hl Hometown: The West Coast

Palinka Lounge

Palinka is a Hungarian alcoholic delicacy, distilled from a variety of fruits like plum, apricot, apple, pear, grape or berries!
We’ll be serving these with Rose Spritzers for everyones enjoyment while one can create their very own handmade crafts in our dome.
Come join the Huns!

Hometown: San Mateo

Pam's Parlor

Come one, come all to Pam the Albino Mastodon’s Tattoo Parlor! Burners are invited to take refuge from the heat and adorn themselves with silver-and-gold flash tattoos that will last the entire week of the Burn. We will definitely be around Monday-Friday 10am-2pm, but feel free to come by any time and say hello.

Hometown: Austin, NY, LA, SF

Pancake Playhouse

Pancake Playhouse feeds the dustiest, hungriest burners our world-famous pancakes while providing the antidote to oontz, oontz, oontz, oontz in the form of soft rock featuring Captain Flapjack and the Syrup Sisters.

URL: http://pancakeplayhouse.org Hometown: Sacramento (and the greater San Francisco area)

Pandora's Lounge & Fix-it Shoppe

We are an eco camp that runs on solar power, we specialize in educating others in repairing their bikes and more. Our lounge is a great place to hangout and wile away the hours with a drink or two with friends old and new.

URL: https://sites.google.com/site/pandorascamp/ Hometown: St. Louis


PANORAMA offers 24 hour unobstructed 360 degree views of Black Rock City and the surrounding environment from 30 feet above the playa. Most climb stairs every day, but rarely do we do it with a sense of excitement over what we can gain by reaching the top! Join your fellow citizens in elevating your perspective!

URL: https://www.facebook.com/PANORAMAplatform Hometown: Seattle


Paradigm 2015 is your portal to your default world self. Come record a video message to your default world self and we will send it to you in six months!

Hometown: Oakland

Paradise Motel

Paradise Motel, established in 2008 with members hailing from our Default World locales of SF and LA, is the most garish of roadside motels; yet the best of the “no-tel” genre, where weary travelers are invited to stop in for a snow cone and enjoy some progressive beats while lounging by the “pool”. Join us for snow cones, a chill place to relax and to find out what other fun things there are to do in the Gayborhood at our Concierge Desk every afternoon, Sunrise yoga most mornings, and our “Gypsy Mirrorball” event on Tuesday.

URL: http://desertparadise.org/ Hometown: San Francisco and Los Angeles

Parasol Mafia

The Parasol Mafia is dedicated to helping you energize and sustain your body, heart, and mind. Enjoy our shaded self-care station with essentials like sunscreen, earplugs, chilled water, electrolyte drinks, and other sustenance; groove with us at our reggae/ska happy hours; decorate and keep a paper parasol; revitalize yourself in our covered dome with guided workshops; get funky at our night time dance parties; Love yourself, it’s an offer you can’t refuse.

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


A Parea in Greek culture is a group of friends who regularly gather together to share their experiences about life, their philosophies, values and ideas. The Parea is a venue for the growth of the human spirit, the development of friendships and the exploration of ideas to enrich our brief time together in this life. On the Playa, the Parea is a long-lasting cycle of creativity that is much greater than the contribution of any individual participant.

Hometown: Washington DC

Party Naked Tiki Bar

We’re back serving morning Bloody Mary’s at 9:00am and cold Tiki Punch for ages 21 and over starting at 11:00am (ID required). Enjoy the sounds of classic rock in a cool, relaxing clothing optional environment. You never have to get naked to enjoy but if you do, you may get “leid”. Come party with us for our 7th year & please bring your own cup to be LNT friendly.

URL: https://www.facebook.com/SinCityVillage Hometown: Las Vegas

Pedal Pies

Pedal Pies is a culinary and sensory experience camp. Look out for our delicious wood-fired pizza (cooked by mobile pizza ovens when and where you will least expect it), and come visit the Blind Diner for blindfolded sensory experiences including taste, smell, sound, and touch.

Hometown: DC

Penny Smashing Point

Dear Burners! Bring you penny and we will smash it for you or take one we have for you.

URL: http://www.obolensky.us/ Hometown: Los Angeles

People of Color Camp

People of Color Camp is an open space to explore the connection between the radical self expression and social justice.

URL: https://www.facebook.com/pages/People-Of-Color-at-Burning-Man/586227634754548?fref=ts Hometown: New York City

People's Art Congress

People’s Art Congress welcomes Burners to 3 exciting Interactive Art Projects: Black Light Portrait Painting, Black Light Marionette Theater, 3D Kaleidoscope. Come paint our faces, pull our strings, and have a 3D view of your surroundings. Open day and night, after dark viewing is enhanced by UV lighting, accentuating the 3 ring circus effect.

Hometown: Garwin

Perky Parts

Hometown: Newport Beach & Chico


Hometown: Bend

Petersons Pink Pagoda

Petersons Pink Pagoda – where the lost get found on Rod’s Road

URL: https://www.facebook.com/PetersonsPinkPagoda?ref=hl Hometown: Vallejo

Petting Zoo

15th Edition of Petting Zoo. Best Bar on the Playa several years running. We welcome newcomers and hope to share the experiences of the playa all while offering an array of creative cocktails, ice-cold draft beer, imbibing beverages, and our classic and exclusive ‘pussy juice’. Daytime Bar Only. We open same time as Artica (coincidence, I think not, hint hint). Close at sunset.

Hometown: San Jose


Pharos of Black Rock City: a beacon, a place for rest and reflection, an enclave of beauty and light. Create your own light show with our twenty-foot tall Wonderlamp.

Hometown: San Francisco Bay Area

Philly Phreak Show

Philly Phreak Show Midway project.

URL: https://www.facebook.com/groups/1560645014170980/ Hometown: Philadelphia

Pickle Joint

Crisp, cold, brisk pickles – and so much more – from the generous wenches and noble studs who’ve been serving you for 13 years. Giving until it hurts.

URL: http://www.facebook.com/picklejoint Hometown: Los Angeles

PickleBack Mountain

Come for PickleBacks. Stay and ride our Bucking Pickle!

Hometown: San Francisco

Pigeon Palace

Pigeon Palace is a BRC Camp based out of Santa Cruz, CA. A motley crew of dancers, delinquents, and daredevils living peacefully beneath the watchful eye of Monsieur Pi-jean. Coo, coo!

URL: http://pigeonpalace.co/ Hometown: Santa Cruz


Hometown: San Francisco and New York City

Pile Palace

Here at the Pile Palace, we provide an unbelievably lavish, Moroccan-themed environment for Burners to pile hard. This is the ultimate Pile habitat. Whether you choose dancing your heart out to our amplified sound, lounging back in one of our pillow pits with a craft cocktail in hand, or taking in the unforgettable view of the Playa at the top of our Pile High Club, we want you and everything about you in a state of complete relaxation. Pile on.

URL: https://www.facebook.com/pilepalace?ref=hl Hometown: San Diego

Pink Fuzzy Monkey

Get twisted at camp Pink Fuzzy Monkey with one of the funnest themed twister boards on the Playa, sunset dj sessions, and crazy fun parties. And if you really wanna get charged up, stop in at our Banana Bunch phone charging stations and plug yourself in!

Hometown: Reno

Pink Heart

Pink Heart invites you to our oasis of shade, fur couches, chilled cucumber water and love. Recalibrate your body, mind, and spirit in our Pink Lounge while connecting with fellow travelers. Connect & share experiences while gazing upon the open Playa, or enjoy carnival games and vegan ice cream!

URL: http://pinkheartcamp.wordpress.com/ Hometown: San Diego

Pink Lightning

Pink Lightning is a camp for runners, and home of the Burning Man Ultramarathon. Love us and all of our PINK PINK PINK lightning bolts. www.burningman50k.com

Hometown: Brooklyn

Pink Mammoth

Pink Mammoth is a not for profit house music and creative arts collective based in San Francisco. We strive to create an environment of love and compassion, selflessness and support, health and vitality, that encourages everyone we encounter to shine and thrive.

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

Pirate Ninja Training Camp

We offer Pirate Ninja training to all that dare accept the challenge. Learn the ways of the ancient Pirate Ninja masters.

Hometown: Sacramento


International hub of Art, Music, Performance, Yoga, and Bingo

Hometown: Seattle

Plaisance - Carny Coral Backyard

Plaisance is a camp of Healers and Midway Carnies. We’ll offer Reiki, Massage, Aroma Therapy, Energy Healing, Emotional and Mental Health, Meditation, and more.

URL: https://www.facebook.com/groups/PlaisanceCamp/

Planet Earth

Planet Earth…Black Rock Cities indoor New Wave night club. two dance floors and a lounge in a 2,000sq ft building. Open every day from 6pm to 4am.

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

Planetarium Aquarium: Reflect!

Planetarium Aquarium: Reflect! will provide a multi-dimensional, interactive experience that invites participants to explore themselves and the world around them through the 4 Media of the Galaxy: Earth, Water, Fire, and Space – the true void that connects everyone.

Hometown: San Francisco

Planetarium Camp

The Planetarium’s star speckled outer walls surround low seats inside to give the participant a view of the night sky, free of the light glare from Black Rock City. Additionally, “artificial” constellations, meteors (Some making shapes), UFOs and other celestial events are superimposed over the real night sky in real time.

Hometown: Redondo Beach

Platybus & the Band

Black Rock and Roll! Come jam on the roof of the Galactic Crusader as the sun sets on our fair city. 6PM daily. Electric Guitars, drums, bass, banjo, and more noisy toys. Play or party, drink and be merry.

URL: https://www.facebook.com/platybusandtheband?fref=ts Hometown: Oakland + London


We are Play)A(Skool – an international group of movers and shakers dedicated to creating a learning and experiential platform for citizens to Black Rock City to participate in. We are the home of TEDxBlackRockCity and proud to host the 5th annual TEDx on playa. In addition, we host Black Rock City Art Forum where the makers, designers and operators of Art Cars share their stories with all. We host Fuck Up Fridays where you can share you story of your greatest fuck up and what you learned from it. On Saturday we are all things Burning Man and we feature speakers from different areas of Burning Man to share their stories with you. In addition, we have some pretty legendary parties . . . our Tuesday Homecoming Party is always a great way to start your Burn. On Friday night we feature some of the best up and coming International DJ’s. At Play)A(Skool we believe that sharing leads to learning. And learning leads to personal growth. And personal growth — helps us evolve.

URL: http://www.playaskool.com Hometown: Zephyr Cove


PLAYA 54, An Afternoon Delight, spins the best of the 60s, 70s, 80s, House and so much more! COME DANCE!!

URL: http://www.facebook.com/playa54 Hometown: Los Angeles

Playa Bike Repair

“Playa Bike Repair” is both a service and a theme camp. ON-Playa: We run a “Bike Lounge,” with a bar, mist, music, shade, and tools. Mechanics drop in. Friendly, nurturing, and supportive, they will gladly help you fix your bike! Last year, we helped over 4000 people fix their bikes! PRE-Playa, we offer bike rentals and transport; your support funds Playa Bike Repair. Volunteers, mechanics, and campmates wanted.

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

Playa Broadcasting Network

The Playa Broadcasting Network is the only mainstream (totally not mainstream) media conglomerate producing content at Burning Man. We’re innovating entertainment media on the playa one fake program at a time.

Hometown: Los Angeles

Playa Choir

Connect with the Something Other often overlooked at Burning Man. Your Playa Choir welcomes all Burners to come and participate in a fun 4-part harmony of classic sacred and secular songs. Rehearsals are Tuesday through Saturday 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. To listen, please join us for the Sunday SUNRISE Performance at the Temple, or the Full Choir non-denominational, non-religious but entirely welcoming, spiritual and moving “service” at 11:00 a.m. in our Dome. Singers of all skill levels, and persuasions are welcome 🙂 Also looking for Musicians! Contact maids_service@yahoo.com for more information or swing by our camp on the Playa!

Hometown: Oakland

Playa Court

Playa Court – A place to argue, laugh, and learn.

Hometown: Los Angeles

Playa Glass

Ever wonder what’s in playa dust? The special formula is just right for some solar glass making. Grab a pair of our welding goggles, and we’ll set you up at a Fresnel lens station where you’ll raise the temperature of the dust to over 1000F and melt it in to black glass. Turn it in to a wearable pendant at the craft table, and you’ll have an easier-than-a-bag-of-dust way to take the playa back to the default world.
Ever wonder what’s in playa dust? The special formula is just right for some solar glass making. Grab a pair of our welding goggles, and we’ll set you up at a Fresnel lens station where you’ll raise the temperature of the dust to over 1000F and melt it in to black glass. Turn it in to a wearable pendant at the craft table, and you’ll have an easier-than-a-bag-of-dust way to take the playa back to the default world.

URL: http://capeandislands.org/post/breaking-down-dust Hometown: New York

Playa Info

At Playa Info you’ll find:
° Oracles who will help answer any questions with their
profound wisdom, and help you locate just about anything you
need within the vast resources of Black Rock City
° Directory computers to: register yourself and your camp; find friends’ and theme camps; browse or add events and art; find or offer rideshares; send and view messages
° Lost & Found
° Bulletin Boards available for artful posting of events, messages and general information.
° BRC Map with placed theme camps, art, and other places of interest

URL: http://burningman.org/event/black-rock-city-guide/infrastructure/playa-info/ Hometown: San Francisco

Playa Jazz Cafe

Nightly Live Jazz Jam sessions and irish coffee.

URL: http://www.facebook.com/PlayaJazzCafe Hometown: San Francisco / San Jose / Santa Cruz

Playa Pete's Plaza

Playa Pete’s Plaza / The Monaco’s home port.

URL: https://www.facebook.com/groups/114999981871269/ Hometown: Alameda

Playa Piano Bar Camp

Playa Piano Bar Camp offers Dueling pianos and open mic as part of Black Rock French Quarter. Our roaming playa Piano Bar Art Car welcomes you to join us for some dueling piano and drinks as we roam the playa from venue to venue The Art car is giant Grand Piano floating on an elevated platform , bar and lounge.

Hometown: Reno

Playa Surfers

Surfs up on the playa! Come get some rides on our motorized surfboard or just come by and chill with us on our lifeguard tower or huge shade structure featuring some of LAs. top DJ’s.

URL: http://playasurfers.com Hometown: Venice Beach


We are the PlayaNauts! Explorers of the Playa. We’ve collected interactive games from around the globe.
Volley ball-sized Beirut game or come chill in our 1500sf of shade while you play our various drinking games (we I.D.) Stop by the Bar to try our Playanaut Punch, and don’t forget to Check out our Event schedule for Party, Tournament and Flash-Bar times…Look for our Scarab ArtCar!

URL: http://www.playanauts.com Hometown: South Lake Tahoe / Eugene


Black Rock City’s first “Custom Apology Delivery Service” offers Playa-friendly flowers, Burner-centric cards, and singing “SorryGrams” to those seeking to make “playAmends” to a fellow BRC resident. Drop by one of our Sorry Soirees!

Hometown: L.A., Tuscon

Playasophy Camp

Welcome to Playasophy, a space to rest and reflect in the excitement of the carnival. Come in the mornings for coffee to start off your day, and in the afternoons sit around a hookah, enjoy a beverage and share stories and experiences with both our members and other travelers! In the evenings, enjoy the splendor of the Wonderdome, a fully controllable immersive light display while resting in the House of Soft. We hope to see you soon!

Hometown: Seattle

PlayaWaste Raiders

PWR features a visually appealing frontage reminiscent of an apocalyptic wasteland outpost. A return of our grisly street games, including Interactive Post Apocalyptic Reader’s Theater, The HATE Bar, The Church of the Children of Atom, Tuesday Morning Church services for the Army of Shirt Cocking Elder’s of Latter Day Saints, The Prophet in the Desert Tower, NERF Wars street raids, A Mutant Nerf Shooting Gallery, Radiation Aversion Therapy, and of course, RAIDERBALL!

URL: https://www.facebook.com/groups/playawasteraiders/ Hometown: Capital Wasteland


Hometown: Campbell

Playfully Yours

Playfully Yours is a well equipped dungeon play area for beginners to advance players with focus on the beginners and curious as we proved a variety of equipment and toys to play and experience. We offer daily scheduled classes with demonstrations and participation, as well as, individual instruction where we can show you the proper use of the equipment and toys and help in facilitating your play.

Hometown: Monterey


‘PlayGround’ – because most good games are dangerous and many are against the law…

Older children play vigorous games and must have places especially set aside for them.

Come to the PlayGround Experience. Play is a fundamental need.

URL: http://www.playgroundexperience.com Hometown: Honor Oak Park

Plays Well With Others

Plays Well With Others is happy to offer Burners Lavender Hand Wash, Wedding Services, Regression Therapy, and Jewelry. Our services will be available Tuesday-Saturday Noon-4:00. We also will host a cocktail party Friday night honoring the Carnival of Mirrors.

Hometown: Reno


A place to interact with fire, found objects and friends.

Hometown: Various villages in OR and CA


Come over to our exclusive facility. We provide the best equipment and instruction there is for creative essence, existential growth, and Polegasms!

URL: http://www.polegasm.org Hometown: Seattle

Poles N' Holes

Come and get your pole dancing groove on with Kefff and Fluffer or show off your skills on any one of our master shafts. Or just hang out and have a drink at our cozy oasis while enjoying the show.

Hometown: Reno

Pollen Nation

Buzz buzz and welcome to Pollen Nation. Hailing from Denver Colorado, we’re a busy group of worker bees with installations including The Crackery and The Tuck N’ Taco Taqueria.

Hometown: Denver


Full service Instant Weddings performed under whimsical floral art in Pollination’s Love Chapel. Enter into a life long union on a whim. You probably might not be sorry.

URL: http://www.dangsweet.com Hometown: Santa Cruz


Bounded by a finite chain of straight line segments closing in a loop of love and honey known as POLYNATION.

Hometown: San Francisco


PolyParadise has been influencing the Hearts & Minds and Washing the Bodies of Playa Citizens from ‘2:00 – 10:00’ for the past 16 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…

URL: http://www.polyparadise.com Hometown: Phoenix

Pongo Lounge

The Pongo Lounge is a casual posse of peeps dedicated to a low drama, stunningly psychedelic couch lounge complemented by visually appealing games, including some custom designed ping pong tables. Come for the comfy, come for the shade, come for the company, come for the gaming, come for the evening parties.

URL: https://www.facebook.com/groups/288772264532755/ Hometown: Kalachi

Pookah Lounge


Hometown: LosGatosRenoCanadaTexasMacedonia

Porch Times

A moon-shine enduced heckling camp with a touch of southern hospitality.

URL: https://www.facebook.com/porchtimes Hometown: Seattle, Portland, Los Angelos

Porn and Donuts

Porn and Donuts – Come for the Donuts, stay for the Holes!

URL: http://www.pornanddonuts.com Hometown: San Francisco


A group of high desert middle eastern drummers. come by for a drum lesson, a Hafla party, or just to jam and dance. experience random moments of connection and immediacy at the hug hut, or rest from the heat at the hydration station.

Hometown: Santa Fe

Possible Project

Swing by the Possible Project’s Photo-Phunhouse for refreshments and photographs. Our carny camp is the perfect backdrop to park your traveling show, featuring daily analogue instant PhotoDome events where you can strike a pose and take it with you.

URL: https://www.facebook.com/groups/possibleproject Hometown: New York, Houston, Melbourne

Post Nuclear Family

Come Visit the Atomic Wishland!~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~
~~~Shade in the Fallout Shelter
~~~~Free Electroshock Therapy
~~~~The Neon Painting Lounge
~~~~~The Black Light Dungeon
~~Morning Zen Tarot with Rodin (Wednesday noon-3)
~~~~~~~~~~Sunset Savasana
~~~~~~~~Robotting Workshops (with Shaantibot)
~~~~~~Heckling & Good Vibes
~~~~~~~~~~~DJ Also Starring (Thursday night)
~~~~~~~~~Electric Dunkaroos (Sunday afternoon)
Come Visit Your Post Nuclear Family!~~~~~~~~~~~~~~

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

Present Camp

Your presence is requested! Come to Present Camp and delight in the joy of the now.

Hometown: San Francisco

Preservation Society

The Preservation Society: An oasis amidst ephemeral modernity; shelter from progress, efficiency and cruel indifference. “God save little shops, china cups and virginity.”

Hometown: Los Angeles / San Francisco / DC/ NYC / London

Pretentious Fox

A very international and inter-state gathering of pretentious foxes and other eclectic and venerable animals! We provide an essential neighborhood BAR and STAGE with good MUSIC and instruments for OPEN-MICS, and several EVENTS including Bloody Mary Brunch!

URL: http://www.facebook.com/pretentiousfox Hometown: Chicago, San Francisco, LA, NYC

Pretty Pickle Camp

A relaxed outpost on the road to nowhere featuring cold pickle service to passers by 12pm-2pm daily. Also offering hand-crafted pickle warmers, pickle pasties, and pickle rings, stickers, and bottle cap pins while supplies last!

URL: http://www.prettypicklecamp.tk/ Hometown: Black Rock City

Primate Playground

Step right up to the nonstop carnival at the Primate Playground. We have events with Monkey Carnival Games, Flying Monkeys, 80’s Dance Party, Viking Ice Hugs, BubbleTron (It’s SCIENCE!!!), Bacon and Jimmy Buffet hour. OR just come be a lazy monkey and meet some Primates on our luscious astro-grass under the shade of the flying monkey hut, SizzleVille style!

Hometown: Cupertino


A community of LED light artists. Join us each night at dusk for prismatic reception, interactive LED art projects and games, and our nightly community LED procession to the night Playa. Also see the schedule for daytime interactive activities including Yoga classes, and Zen Bell ritual.

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

Prof. Pigeon's Psychedelicures

Come meet the Live Birds and undergo a fun head exam by a panel of birdbrain doctors who administer a series of Psychedelicures – art and illusions designed to invoke realizations of your innermost self.


Bringing the Gift of Fire to Humankind since the Dawn of Time! Come experience the fully immersive Tesseract Mirror Box (Put on the rainbow glasses and be dazzled by an infinity of strobelights!), enjoy edifying Flow Temple workshops during the day; then join us for full-on fantabulous fireshows at dusk and dawn.

Hometown: Los Angeles

Pussy Day Spa

We will amuse, entertain, and exhilarate you as well as compliment your shoes. We are the perfect place for your pussy to visit to be pampered, refreshed, relaxed, and rejuvenated.

Hometown: Redwood City