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
Flatulence Amplification Research Team (F.A.R.T.) Kamp provides interactive lectures and workshops for wig making, pendant making, and T-shirt slashing, and Freddy’s Photography booth. J’s Theatre will show films/movies/short subjects most nights. Fart into a megaphone if the timing is right, or stop by and learn to tie a shemagh, and listen for the flame thrower nachos!URL: https://www.facebook.com/groups/FlatulenceAmplificationResearchTeam/ Contact: email@example.com Hometown: Sacramento
Fabulous DisasterHometown: San Francisco, Los Angeles, Pittsburgh, Wellington, Malmö, etc. We're spread all over.
Fade to White
Fade to White, we are a drama free art support camp. Stop by to chat about art, shrines, Minnesota, Burner culture, or just about anything sometime.Hometown: Minneapolis
FAFA CampHometown: San Francisco
FANDANGO! is a village that centers around the Slow Burn Lounge (bar) and hosts smaller subcamps which provide their own style of interactivity and programming, many of which take place in the Slow Burn Lounge. Several of our members also serve the city as Temple Guardians, Rangers, and Mail Delivery.URL: http://www.fandangobrc.com Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org Hometown: San Luis Obispo
Brazilian Favela Soul Experience!
Federation of Degenerates
Federation of Degenerates: Local 702 aims to ensure that Burner rights are protected. Fighting for fair wages, safe working conditions, and the freedom to organize. We also offer training to our members so that they can continue to be a vital part of the Burning Man De-conomy. Free Labor is Fair Labor!URL: http://www.fodbm.org Hometown: Las Vegas
Feed the Artists
Started in 2007 with Larry Harvey’s blessing and support, FtA has fed tens of thousands of burners, and actively modeled the concept of creating community through the sharing of meals at BRC and far beyond. We serve as a primary resource for playa food safety, kitchen design, and playa cooking. You never know what we’ll be cooking, but whatever it is, you’re invited to help us prepare and eat it, and you’ll be treated to some of the finest food ever gifted on the playa!URL: http://www.feedtheartists.net Contact: email@example.com Hometown: Atlanta
We bring positive reinforcement and frosty vegan superfood treats to artist, volunteers, and citizens… its like ‘For Sure’, rather FER SHERBERT!Hometown: Las Vegas
Filament – Bringing the light, love, music, drinks, lounge, and radical inclusion to our beloved West-side neighborhood. Come by for a drink and savor the positivity.Hometown: LA-Vegas- Bay Area
Filthiest Camp Alive
We’re the Filthiest Camp Alive. Come let your filth flag fly and explore the depths of your inner filth. We embrace the full spectrum of trash from sexy to dirty (literally) .
We’re here to steal the headline of most filthy camp. We’re disgustingly dirty…in the best ways.Hometown: San Francisco / The World
fINK yOU fREAKYHometown: Sacramento, CA
The people who run Firmament.Hometown: Oakland
First Bank of BRC
We are the bank for the gifting economy, and we have what you need! Visit the bank each day during business hours, or visit one of our 24 hr ATMs to make a deposit or withdrawal. Excellent customer service is sometimes guaranteed.URL: https://www.facebook.com/BankBRC/ Hometown: San Francisco
Flaming Ugly Cowboy Saloon
The Flaming Ugly Cowboy Saloon is the kind of cowboy bar that you would see in a movie made by the bastard love child of Sergio Leone and Frederico Fellini. We whoop. We holler. We lasso each other. And every afternoon we pour the finest handcrafted beer you will find this side of the Quinn River.Hometown: Reno
Flamingo Camp: Walk among the 350 Flamingos in their natural burningman habitat.Hometown: Reno
Ego tripped up and dusty? Pass by Flattery Camp for your daily dose of self-worth, and let our fully-trained id-mechanics straighten out your psyche, put a swing in your step, and a swagger in your soul… you beautiful creature, you!Hometown: Diaspora.
Come find your flo with Floasis!Hometown: New York / San Francisco
Floristonia provides a welcoming, nurturing environment with a place to relax, rehydrate and recharge while enjoying an ice cold margarita and visiting with new friends.Hometown: Floriston, CA and our sister cities, Toronto, Canada, Reno, NV and Portland, OR
Flying Falafels is a camp consists mostly of Israeli burners, but brought together burners from several other nations throughout the years. For the past few years we have been putting up a theme camp with a peak event – A Mediterranean Falafel party.URL: https://www.facebook.com/pg/flyingfalafelsburn/about/?ref=page_internal Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org Hometown: Los Angeles/Jerusalem
FNA (Fire 'n' Art)
come see some fire AND art at the Do More Now VillageHometown: Portland
Come visit us for a fun yerba mate ceremonyHometown: Palo Alto
Free Photography Zone
Free Photography Zone entering into it’s third decade of photographing and giving prints to the participants of Burning Man wishes to invite you to our camp to be photographed as you are, wish to be, or never thought you would tell your mother how you really are. Come by, it will most likely be an experience you will never forget.URL: johnbrennanphoto.com Contact: email@example.com Hometown: Santa Clara,
FREEDOM LOUNGE – A MYSTICAL DAY SPA FOR THE SOUL AND SPIRIT – FINDING THE GOLD IN YOU. come hang around some positive space and people. sit on our front porch and inside the tent, allow yourself to be enlightened and reset with a negativity cleanse not only for a great burn, but for a great life. every day from like 10 ish to 3 or 4 ish kind of.Hometown: Salt Lake City
FREEFORM Family is excited to host, entertain and involve all friendly strangers to be a part of our daily enlightening activities. Everyone is welcome to be our guest and share the happiness through smiles and sincerity!Hometown: Los Angeles
FreeStyle Palace 2017: Playa Talent Incubator. Now in its second decade, a collaborative music play space and sound stage featuring Live Open Jams and nightly DJ and Hip Hop shows from sunset to about 2:00 am. Our stage and our microphones are open to all comers. Part alchemy and part black magic, FreeStyle Palace is an amalgam of sophisticated and authentic Urban Underground music and culture forged by the heat of the Black Rock Desert and polished by the collective talent of the Burning Man Community.URL: http://www.freestylepalace.com Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org Hometown: Mountain View
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) https://www.facebook.com/groups/88124456049URL: https://www.facebook.com/groups/88124456049 Hometown: Santa Cruz, CA and Claremont, CA
French ManilaHometown: Brooklyn, NY
Friend or Phô?
Want an un-PHO-gettable meal while exploring the playa? Pho by day, black light oasis by night!
Friendgasm is a camp devoted to friendship. Come get fwedded (friend wedded) to that new best friend you met on that art car and enjoy a Friendgasm in our bar!Hometown: San Francisco
We have many customs and traditions for celebrating and recognizing romantic relationships. However, friendships are often longer lasting and as strong as many marriages, and yet we often don’t spend the time to celebrate and honor those relationships.
What if Friends could get “Friendgaged”? What if they could commit to each other in ceremony? Wouldn’t it be a better world if Friends more often expressed their dedication and love to one another?
Friendlandia is a place to celebrate new and long-time Friendships in ceremony by sharing vows, exchanging Friendship Bracelets, and expressing love for the friends in your life. Come have a ceremony at our Temple of Friendgagement, exchange vows and Friendship Bracelets, and become BFFs–Burner Friends Forever.URL: https://www.facebook.com/friendlandia/ Hometown: San Francisco
Friends Without Benefits Guild
Come and discover how amazing friends without benefits can be! Cupcakes, tea, booze n ballpits < 3Hometown: Vancouver
Frogma is the little theme camp that could, where everyone is your friend and neighbor! Hop on over to our lily pads Monday and Wednesday at 5:00pm for BRC’s one and only Hoppy Hour. Serving up ice cold slushy Frogaritas in our dome sweet dome. You’re guaranteed to make a rainbow of connections.Hometown: SF, LA, Mammoth, London & Vancouver
Front Porch Sitters
A ballet school for all levels especially absolute beginners Cullminating in grand performances on Thursday, Friday, and Saturday.
All day kids classes on tutu Tuesday and Friday afternoon.
Circus aerials demonstration performances scheduled each day. Ask, we enjoy every aspect of performance.
A group of international miscreants gathered together to celebrate and share the weirdness of life. The weirder the better!!Hometown: Santa Fe
Frozen Oasis Lounge
Shelter from the storm and relax under the misters with a frozen yummy slushy drink and a live classical music performance by the Playa Pops Symphony
Celebrating our 11th year on Playa this year, we are a group of veteran Burner’s that regularly incorporates virgins into our camp and impress upon them our vision of a Burner lifestyle filled with fun, irreverence, creativity, participation and semi-responsible-ish adventureURL: http://www.fuckingflamingos.com Hometown: Phoenix
Fuego's "No Mercy" Karaoke Bar
Fuego’s No Mercy Karaoke Bar hosts a full top shelf bar & Karaoke Stage with “No Mercy” and “Mo’ Mercy” karaoke parties and prizes. Neighbors love Fuego’s Karaoke Stage because “No Mercy” means any listener can end any unpleasant sound at any time–a missed note, fade to dance music! “Mo’ Mercy” means well-keyed voices chime in, mic volumes magically adjust and the performance sounds great!
Fuego’s Stage also invites guests to an Open Mic and hosts DJ dance parties, spoken word and musical performances.
Camp Fuego’s namesake is its Art Installation, “Fuego”, an arresting life-sized stretched barbed-wire prancing HORSE with flame effects coming from her eyes and mane.
Fun Yay Fun
By day, we provide the fun in our interactive kiosk, The Fun Booth.
By night, we’re Black Rock City’s only solar-lit Patrick Swayze Memorial Altar and Life Celebration site.
Climb, throw sharp things, take your bike “off playa”, and reflect deeply.
**No Helmets Provided**
Funky Monkey Camp
Funky Monkey Camp – Furthering Funky Merriment of Maniacal Monkeys Everywhere!Hometown: Truckee, CA Portland, OR, Durango, CO, Los Angeles, CA, Reno, NV, Oakland, CA, Seattle, WA
Funky Town is a welcoming, neighborhood corner of Black Rock City with funky, groovy, sexy beats, sensational cocktails, and gorgeous, natural wooden structures that welcome you to dance, chill and connect with your fellow citizens of Black Rock. Get your Funk on!URL: http://funkytownbrc.com
Furlaxation Station is a casual conglomeration of crazy coolness. Wind down on our plush overstuffed mammals, relax with a soothing buffer massage, enjoy erotic story time, and finally get geared back up again for playa antics at the Frazzle Dazzle bar.Hometown: Seattle
Fusion Valley is Burning Man’s Misinformation Technology camp built and staffed by a bunch of surly geeks as well as bonafide Burningman Staff types. You are invited to swing by and hang out and play games with us in our public, carpeted shade. Join us for a card or tabletop game, play our arcade games, use our internet-connected wi-fi, or try using our phone, if you dare. Tune into Fusion Valley Radio at 95.7 to hear whatever it is we’re playing (Feel free to join us for some radio shows as well!) and learn about whatever events people clue us in on, and at night, feast your eyes on our drive-in theater of cinematic abortions. Take a load off and say hi to some long time BM staff & burners.URL: http://www.fusionvalley.org Contact: email@example.com Hometown: Gerlach