This is NOT a list of officially accepted or placed Theme Camps. It’s a preview of what you’ll find when you get to Black Rock City.
This is the list of Theme 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.
Placement is announced in Early July. These are the camps Placement is reviewing. To find out what camps did receive placement look through the Playa Info Directory in Center Camp.
To find camps not included on the BRC Map or to find camps that chose not to be listed, you’ll just have to get lucky.
2017 Theme Camps
DADA3 – Stop by to hang in the shade and chill with us. Escape the mid-day heat and get an aromatherapist spritz, participate in exquisite Corpse Drawing, recite a sound poem, get a hug and have a chat. Check out our Drawers of Mystery or sit and chill. All freaks are welcome.Hometown: Toronto
Damn Fucking Texans
The Damn Fucking Texans are back! Come see us under the giant Texas Flag and crack a cold one!Hometown: Houston
DANG’er Zone – Bikes, Trikes, and an apostrophe away from danger.Hometown: Crested Butte
Dark Carnival Community Cafe
Dark Carnival Community Café offers coffee and tea 24hrs a day. We serve humor as black as our souls, and coffee and black as our humor. Stop by any time and bring a cup. Enjoy hanging out playing games or having great conversations over everyone’s favorite ritual, COFFEE.URL: https://www.facebook.com/groups/160623534004203/ Hometown: Tucson AZ
Dark Sparkle is the potent mix of the mysterious and the dangerous that makes something irresistibly attractive. It’s what causes people to push their limits to the point of insanity, what spurs exploration of territories both physical and metaphysical,, that unexplainable quality which arouses curiosity in the dark side. Some days, Dark Sparkle is your alter-ego; other days it is your most natural feeling form. Dark Sparkle is Mona Lisa’s smile, tarot cards at prom, mother’s milk, the apocalypse. Dark Sparkle is an adventurous way of life–audacious and bold as BRC itself.Contact: email@example.com Hometown: Davis
Darwin Fish Tank
Dive into the Darwin Fish Tank! When you are ready to grow a pair (of legs that is!) climb out of the primordial ooze and beat the heat with our misting system for a genuine adventure in the belly of the beast. Come for the flowing beats, stay and chill within the waves with some liquid joy.URL: https://www.facebook.com/DarwinFishTank Hometown: San Francisco/Los Angeles/Denver/Vancouver/London/NYC
Dead Hand Path
A semi-apocalyptic occult lounge located in Black Rock City. Stop by our Dome of Silences for tarot readings, or come chill out in our library.
A glowing multicolored oasis in the dark of night, a windswept grove of white palm trees by day–our magical oasis and sheltered lounge welcome you to dance, play, perform, and chill. New 2-story Spiral Tower–climb up for a view or cozy up durning that dust storm. Slackline, hula hoops, DJ’s, dance parties (Mon/Thu eve), and friendly folks all around–in an eco-conscious camp made from mostly reclaimed/reused materials. Stop by for a warm welcome!URL: http://www.decadentoasis.com Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org Hometown: San Francisco/Oakland
Decentral in Anahasana Village
We are a bunch of CrytpoCurrency fanatics mostly from the Ethereum Ecosystem that are Decentralizing Everything! Come find out the How and the Why behind decentralization at the many talks we are giving in the afternoon M-F and 10am-6pm on Friday.URL: http://slack.giveth.io Hometown: BRC
Camp Declusterfuqerization is your place to get sendy, gnarly, and tickled up, over, and on top of our climbing wall and bar. We have Not Piss and plastic grips; climb up and get down.Hometown: Reno, Salt Lake, and Sydney, AU.
Deep C, a collaboration from Seattle Washington, was conceived to share our love of creating interactive music and light displays with the Burner community. Come join us for karaoke and play on our interactive musical art project!URL: http://campdeepc.com Contact: email@example.com Hometown: Seattle
Deep Playa S___
We are a group of like minded people who value shared experiences and connection. Our activities focus on spontaneous interactivity and creating memorable moments.Hometown: LA, SF, and NYC
Deep Sea Divers
Come take a dive into your subconscious with the Deep Sea Divers. We have a 600 square foot bounce house waiting to launch your mind into the stratosphere.Hometown: San Francisco
DeMaTerial once again returns to the playa—our international diaspora of American, Australian, South African, Kiwi, and other burners from across the globe welcomes you to our fantastic dome. Featuring a Bloody Mary bar in the morning, hot, savory, sometimes truffled fries at random times, Licensing Bureau during the day, and the homiest Christmas on the playa (enquire within).Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org Hometown: Oakland
Come join in the minty fun at DeMentha. You’ll find music from out DJ line-up, enthusiastically prepared fresh mojitos, aromatherapy, ample shade and plenty of cooling mist. Combined with a hearty welcome you’ve got the perfect recipe for a awesome time. 1-6pm daily.URL: http://www.dementha.com Contact: email@example.com Hometown: San Francisco
dEOxidized Camp is dedicated to recharging the batteries of all hard-working Burners. Our camp is comprised of members of an Entrepreneurs Organization along with guests from around the world. Together, we will co-create an unforgettable experience with our community of friends old and new. Come join us every day in the dEOxidized Oasis, our lounge-type chill space featuring a 50′ parachute shade structure, an open bar, live DJs and music, and daily happy hours from 3pm to sunset. Come meet our international crew from across the U.S. and more than a half dozen other countries, including Australia, England, Holland, Germany, Mexico, New Zealand, United Arab Emirates, and more. We are a diverse group of Burners with much to share and look forward to meeting you!URL: https://deoxidized.org/ Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org Hometown: Reno
Department of Peace
Are you searching for inner-peace? If so, come visit the Department of Peace World Headquarters. We believe peace is a principle that can be learned through direct interaction and creative thinking. Visit our camp for one-on-one conversations, meditation, anxiety relief, problem solving, intention setting, and burning man guidance.Hometown: Portland
Department of Pubic Wigs
Come get weird with The Department of Pubic Wigs! Salty seamen and hirsute hula hotties leave your bottoms behind in this merkin making extravaganza! What’s a merkin you ask? Not to worry, we will convey the clever history of these clam coverings. Your kitty cold? We have you covered!URL: http://thedepartmentofpubicwigs.weebly.com/ Hometown: Vancouver
Desert eyes team
Desperados offers the kind of haggard emotional support you’d expect from folks like your Uncle Larry. The one who taught you how to roll a cigarette and to never worry about growing up. Who never seemed to care if you had rips in your clothes and blood on your knees. He had the most worn and dusty couches and his bar was always open and magically stocked with whiskey. And who, of course, may have been a creative genius with a blubbery sensitive streak. Ask your Dad if you can hang at Uncle Larry’s this weekend, if you can find him. Check over at that run down, old western Desperados dive bar down the road.Hometown: Santa Cruz, Brooklyn, SF
Destiny Lounge 3D
Destiny Lounge 3D invites you to enjoy our comfy lounge under the sea, completely surrounded by amazing 3D UV artwork! Challenge your friends to a crazy game of Rock Yer Balls, get the best sloppy wet Free Blowjobs available on the playa (all ages, genders, and species welcome!), and have your mind completely twisted by a journey thru the amazing Vortex of Destiny!URL: http://www.facebook.com/groups/destinylounge Hometown: Pasadena and Joshua Tree
Dia de Los Muertos
About our camp, we’re a laid back group, we’ll have a chill out bar area and you can rest and lounge in our Geo Dome. Serving Tequila and Sangria libations.
Our music stylings is really as the caravans move, We have resident DJ’s spinning anything from Lounge to old school trance.
Expand your inner vision while indulging your senses. A soothing treatment of refreshing eye drops, cucumber slices and a cooling facial gel-pack awaits you…followed by a meditative lavender-scented eye pillow surrounded by the enchanting healing powers of the Dilated Peoples Eye Spa. Before and after your spa experience, enjoy herbal tea in our lounge.URL: https://www.facebook.com/dilatedpeeps/ Hometown: San Francisco
Disco Space Shuttle
Join us in the early afternoons to confess your sins and rejuvenate your mind and body with a tasty Bloody Mary. Then join us at night to fly across the Playa on the Disco Space Shuttle.URL: https://www.facebook.com/discospaceshuttle/?fref=ts Hometown: San Francisco
Camp DISCOnnect: Come for the Spanks, Dranks, & Pancakes stay for the grooooove.Hometown: Reno
Discordia is a 100% international camp of crazy Kiwis, Aussies and Brits who fly half-way around the world to build awesome things.
Come have a frosty beverage in our huge misting pyramid, enjoy the 3-story high tower, new internal decor for 2017 or just chill out to some of the best music on the playa from our resident DJs and interactive music system.URL: https://discordia.camp Contact: email@example.com Hometown: London
DISTRIKT – Bringing art & beat together – A rambunctious playa day party of vociferous beats from live DJ’s, original art, and luscious blended libations from a shaded bar. Your daytime dance, debaucherous and disorderly, DISTRIKT. You, our guests, are also our performers so BRING IT!URL: http://www.distrikt.org Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org Hometown: San Francisco
DMV (Dept. of Mutant Vehicles)
This is the official Burning Man DMV. All mutant vehicles and disabled persons with vehicles must come to the DMV for licensing.Hometown: San Francisco
Dome on the Range
Callin’ all you bandits, outlaws and hellraisers for a hell of a hootenany ho’down. The STOOP ain’t stoppin, the porch is poppin, and you’re always welcome at Black Rock’s neighborhood waterin’ hole. Come on by for a rootin’ tootin’ good time!URL: http://www.domeontherangecamp.com Hometown: San Francisco
Down Low Club
Adhering to the tenet of “what happens at Burning Man stays at Burning Man”, Down Low Club provides all adult men–Gay, Bi, Curious, Straight–a comfortable, discreet & enclosed play space to play freely and erotically with–or observe erotic play between–other adult men.URL: https://www.facebook.com/groups/557666564336453/ Contact: email@example.com Hometown: Los Angeles/San Fernando Valley
Dr. Carl's Dept. of RC Danger
Dr. Carl’s Department of Remote Control Danger will give participants the thrill of driving an art car without the thrill of DMV bureaucracy. Our new friends will be welcome to step up to our precisely engineered race track and handed the controls to a tiny art car. The tiny engines will rev and the excitement will be palpable. Only the most adept art car driver will claim victory after speeding around the track! After the race have a cold home brew from the Dumpster Dive Bar.URL: http://www.drcarlscamp.com Hometown: Los Angeles
Dr.Playa's Ear,Nose&Throat Clinic
Pesky Playa dust packed into those irritated head holes? We can help with that! Be warned, you might need a shot…..Yeah, you’re probably going to need a shot.
Our decidedly NON MEDICAL staff is available Mon -Saturday from 1-4 PM
Draft Punk at the Trash Fence
Like the Legend of the Phoenix, Draft Punk Returns again to supply ice-cold beer to the denizens Black Rock City.
Bring us your hot, your tired, and your thirsty.
Grab a cold one on the go, or hang out for the day.
Get there early for Baby Huey’s famous cocktails.
Come out for Giant Twister!
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Dragon Clan is a camp themed on fire and flight. Join us to practice and perform fire arts in our performance space, learn about the joy and experience of ultralite flight, or just seek shelter beneath the wings of our dragon, climb up into our nest or just hang with us in our lizard lounge.Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org Hometown: Redwood City
DragonCampArmory teaches women to hand make their own sexy armor bikini. Participants will trace, cut, pound, and decorate thin sheet aluminum into a custom fitting metal bikini costume.Hometown: Orange County
Find your way to our magical playa DREAMSCAPE where night-friendly art, plush comfort, and fantastic interactive events are paramount! Come experience or enter our Pl-iron Chef competition, dance the night away at our Prisma Dance Party, join the STORY SCOUTS! and become part of some wild improv fun, or grab a delicious malasada at our Malasadas & Merriment event!URL: https://www.facebook.com/dreamscapeburners/ Contact: email@example.com Hometown: Seattle
Dumpster Dive Bar
Dumpster Dive Bar: Repurposed camp infrastructure, botanic ales wildcrafted in Cascadia, hammocks and fermented foods.Hometown: Cascadia: Eugene - Portland
dust & stars
pose with our rainbow galaxy wings! join our cult. engage in a radical witchual at our altar! take or leave something on our gifting tree! join our cult. get anointed with glitter! what’s your name again? join our cult. come warm up by our fire! stare into the flames. swallow the stars before they go out; the endless night is coming. join our cult.Hometown: los angeles
The Dust Circus – Twisted mix of entertainment. Real Magic, Dancing, Avant-Garde Theater – moving your body and mind! Enjoy and participate in overwhelming, dazing and confusing shows.URL: https://www.facebook.com/dustcircus/ Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org Hometown: San Francisco, Sacramento
The Dust Monkeys’ revolutionary Fauxtobooth is guaranteed to make you smile and will always capture your good side. Don your best duds and come on down to experience the mystical power of fauxtography first hand!Hometown: San Francisco
Join us at SoulTea Sanctuary for a cup of tea, authentic connection and creative self-expression. Take solace in our shaded lounge and be nourished from the inside out.Hometown: South Lake Tahoe
Trade in your dusty tookus for a warm shot and a cold slap in the face or plow it up with a snowboardski or three, then try your hand at Giant Beer Pong/Jenga! Afterwards cuddle up in our oasis puddle, then puff on some hooka in the Tuchus Dome or just relax under hundreds of G-Strings! Face it, out here, there’s no escaping a Dusty Bumm!URL: https://www.facebook.com/thedustybumm/ Contact: email@example.com Hometown: South Bay Area
Dusty Daruma Dojo
Dusty Daruma Dojo, formerly known as the Royal Gypsy Tribe, serves as the support camp for the Daruma art installation. Come visit us to learn about the Daruma and set an intention!URL: http://www.darumaproject.org Hometown: Primarily Los Angeles & San Francisco, with a few campmates from DC, AZ, CO, IL
Dusty Disco Saloon
Dusty Disco Saloon – Western saloon by day, disco by nightfall. A place to come escape the hustle and bustle of Black Rock City.Hometown: San Francisco
Dusty Goats – Come and get f***ked up like a goat with dancing in our dome and showing us your goat golfing skills. Stick around and recover with our yoga sessions, massage and rest your hooves under our huge shade structure. Come by and have a goat-tastic time!URL: http://www.dustygoats.com Hometown: Vail
Everybody loves to sue everybody else in the good old U.S. of A! So we here at Camp Dusty Justice are celebrating that practice and bringing an open, slightly impartial, fun venue for Burners of all stripes to get their dusty dirty day in court.
Bring your case! You will be heard! Is it your noisy neighbor? (we had one!) Did your best childhood friend make out with your girlfriend? (a real issue from last year) Did a campmate drink your last cold beer? Maybe it was just your turn to drive the art car. Whatever the dispute, our jurist will sort it out. We will hold court three times during the week or if an emergency arises. Join us Monday, Wednesday and Friday from 4-6 pm for fun, laughs, and some serious judgments and some wicked punishments.Hometown: Menlo Park
The Dusty Pineapple is comprised of two small bike-pulled carts–“The Dusty Pineapple” and “Tea n Trap” –that venture out at sunset to the farthest corners of the deep Playa to provide wandering burners the joy of discovering a tiny oasis of light, music, fun, and camaraderie where it’s least expected.
The Dusty Pineapple nor Tea n Trap disclose their locations in the deep Playa or timing. Rather, we prefer to be that moment burners find by chance. Creating an intersection of serendipity, intimacy and great times that form the most enduring connections and memories. The Dusty Pineapple serves tropical drinks with groovy jams, while Tea n Trap offers hot tea paired with hip hop. We look forward to you stumbling upon us along your journey!Hometown: Portland
Dusty Poon Saloon
Yeehaw, we are the Dusty Poon Saloon. A burning man theme camp and we like it wild, as in wild west and so mustache more. Enter through our saloon doors, but don’t let the saloon doors give you a shiner they got some kick, like a donkey. Pony up to our western themed bar for some Tasty Libations like our POON-tang, put on some western wear grab a gun and a gal and take a step into our vintage western style photo booth.
sit back on a rocking horse and experience our patent pending buffing massage station and some above average conversation (no guarantees on the conversation). We literally take a car buffer and massage the heck out of you. Sounds weird but its wonderful. Sheee-ooot!
You cant be a sweet cowboy or cowgirl without a sweet stache. So come score yourself a Dusty Poon Saloon mustache bandanna, already waxed up and ready to be ridden.
Dusty Rhino Camp
The Dusty Rhino art car is a fire breathing, thumping, mobile party that brings people together through art, fire and electronic music. We provide enthusiastic participants with a unique interactive experience that alters their notions of what is possible.URL: http://www.dustyrhino.com/ Hometown: Oakland
The Dusty Taint Camp is born in the style of a 1940’s “Negro Juke Joint” featuring music, games and drinking and a welcoming social atmosphere. A nexus where people passing by and coming to the area can join us for a “Sunset Toast”, as the day ends.. and the sun kisses the mountains to the west,. Socialize, drink and get to know your fellow burners in a multi-cultural and sensual adult space following an amazing day on the playa.URL: http://www.dustytaint.com Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org Hometown: Fort Lauderdale
Dye with Dignity and Mermaid Lounge
Dye a silk scarf! Drink wine! Have a snow cone or margarita in our huge monkey hut! OR visit the Mermaid Bar and enjoy a tropical rum concoction. Spin the Wheel of Remorse! We bring all the supplies needed so you can create your own piece of functional art (a silk scarf is an excellent dust mask). Lounge in our shade while drinking an icy beverage and play board games with new friends. The Wheel of Remorse has entertained our neighborhood for six years now and also features a kid friendly side. Our “line tenders” look for kids in line and immediately bring them to the front of the line, flip the wheel around, and give the kiddos a kid friendly task to complete from the wheel. We love kids and invite you to bring your kiddos to play with us.URL: http://dyewithdignity.com Hometown: Fredericksburg