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
P3 Princess Party Palace
This year for the 8th year in a row, we be hosting the Wedding Dress March on White Wednesday! You must join us for our annual Wedding Dress Wednesday Parade! We start with ceremony to de-corks the first champagne bottle, followed with a group toast and a dancing procession to the chapel. Who gets married….does it really matter? We have dresses and champagne! Do you like to play dress up? Stop by and as one of our “fashion-istas” to dress your from our endless opportunities in our boutique! Each morning we embrace the day with Nitro Coffee and a Bloody Mary Bar or join us for a spectacular evening of bourbon tasting. One may stop by and see the “Now-A-Saurus”, the most rare of mutant vehicles.Hometown: Everywhere
Make the Least of your Burn. Come join us for slumber parties and
Palm Tree Country Club
Palm Tree Country Club is back to bring class to the playa with a range of activities for the hoightiest and toightiest of club members, including wine and cheese pairings, mini golf, and new for this year, bouncy horse racing. Come take our horses out for a spin and sample wines from our classy country club staff.URL: https://www.facebook.com/Palm-Tree-Country-Club-1296876547074778/ Contact: email@example.com Hometown: San Francisco
Welcome one and all to Pam’s Parlor, where you can find shade and get shiny with our custom flash tattoos designed specifically for this year’s Burn, or enjoy other scheduled events such as yoga, meditation, body painting, and more! Please feel free to climb up onto the back of our art car to get a great view of the neighborhood at any time of day or night–we look forward to seeing you there!URL: http://pamsparlor.dance Hometown: Los Angeles
Pamplaya: Running of The Balls
Twice a day, Run With The Balls! Just like Pamplona, Spain, but dustier. You’ll be chased around the plaza by six angry balls (people inside giant inflatable balls) and survivors will be rewarded with a custom printed red bandana. And there’s booze!URL: https://www.facebook.com/Pamplaya-The-Running-of-The-Balls-704171739771480/ Hometown: Westminster
We are an art support camp for the Pan Genius project, ya know, the giant robot cymbal-banging monkey. We also brought a Lego bar. Come on by if you’d like to meet us, play with our Legos, have a tasty beverage, and talk about percussion-playing cybernetic simians.URL: http://fb.me/khansasylum Hometown: San Diego, San Francisco
Please reference Mutant Vehicle Questionnaire.Hometown: Chicago
we are pandemonium ..where chaos becomes joy. where pain becomes pleasureHometown: los angeles
Pandora's Lounge & Fix-it Shoppe
Our camp keeps our fellow Burners biking: our repair shop offers education, tools and parts, for bike repair. Actually we’ll help you repair just about anything, but bikes are our specialty. We also love to mix drinks and host visitors in our adjacent lounge. We have a strong eco focus; we have been running on solar power for years, plus we recycle and reuse as much as possible.URL: https://sites.google.com/site/pandorascamp/ Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org Hometown: Saint Louis
Come find your refuge from the elements of the Playa – Paper Cranes nourish your soul at The Fold, where you’ll find an array of tasty beverages, pickle backs, juicy beats, and our homemade balms and salves. Make a paper crane with your best wishes and we’ll deliver it safely to temple before the Sunday burn.Hometown: Bay Area
Come experience the American Dream that is Paradise Motel. Established in 2008 and designed to resemble the most garish of ’60s roadside motels, we are dedicated to sharing the spirit and ethos of the noble flamingo. We’re a flamboyance of fun-loving goofballs from all over the country (and all across the gender and sexuality spectra) who invite weary travelers to stop in for a snow cone and enjoy featured music and activities every day while lounging in the shade by our “pool”. Since we have become a pretty close knit group we are only looking to bring in people that want to join our family, stay long term, and be productive, dynamic members of our tribe, so membership is limited and by sponsorship of 2 current members.URL: http://desertparadise.org Contact: email@example.com Hometown: SF, LA, NY
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 flavored water, electrolyte drinks, and other sustenance; groove with us at our reggae/ska happy hours; revitalize yourself in our parasol dome with guided workshops; get funky at our night time dance parties; Love yourself, it’s an offer you can’t refuse.Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org Hometown: Portland
Party Naked Tiki Bar
Cold alcohol Tiki Punch is served, for those age 21 and over (ID required), starting at 11:00am daily. Enjoy the sounds of classic rock in a cool, relaxing clothing optional environment. Stop in and have a seat where you are bound to meet someone new. You never have to get naked to enjoy but if you do, you may get “leid”. Come party with us for our 9th year & please bring your own cup to be LNT friendly.URL: https://www.facebook.com/sincityvillage/ Contact: email@example.com Hometown: Las Vegas
Patsy’s Hangout is a fabulous lounge in the gayborhood to connect with old friends and make new ones while enjoying a refreshing Playa Bolli cocktail. Enjoy high-energy tunes, good company and a comfortable space all day, every day. Join us at the bar, move your groove thang, chill or just hang out. Participate in our featured events and be sure to show off your best playa couture.URL: https://www.patsyshangout.org/ Hometown: Sacramento
Peanut Butter Jellyfish
Peanut Butter Jellyfish is a playful nourishment and refueling lounge which brings people together to replenish their bellies with food and drink, and reinvigorate their hearts with laughter and dancing. We draw our inspiration from the jellyfish “blooms”, a process which brings together thousands of jellyfish for a short period of time.URL: http://peanutbutterjellyfish.com Hometown: San Francisco
penguin placeHometown: SAN FRANCISCO
People of Color Camp
People of Color Camp (POC) is a Melanin kaleidoscope, all hues, all colors, all nations, all religions, and all gender identities are welcome to express their visions. We invite dreams sprung from every corner of the Earth, especially dreams outside of America and those suppressed within it.
POC is an intentional tribe with an eye on recreating our Playa family in the real world.
A living experiment in creating a family outside America’s socioeconomic defaults. We are a foundation for a peaceful future. Come and build with us!Hometown: NYC, SF, SoCal
People's Art Congress
WEB SITE LISTING: People’s Art Congress welcomes Burners to 3 exciting Interactive Art Projects: Come paint our faces, play TWISTHANGER, and have a 3D view of your surroundings as you lie under the Wave. Open day and night, after dark viewing is enhanced by LED lighting.Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org Hometown: Garwin
PEPPERLAND – Our great, welcoming camp is a 12-year landmark, with all kinds of fun and diverse, active participation for everyone on the Playa. See our colorful website, too, for more smiles, fun, and info: https://www.facebook.com/groups/198208360209399/ , and see even more.URL: https://www.facebook.com/groups/198208360209399/ Contact: email@example.com Hometown: Fountain Valley, Orange County
As our name implies, at Perihelion, we soar as close as possible to the sun. Welcome a brilliant morning at our Intergalactic brunches, laze through a luminous interlude at our High Tea, or soak in an incandescent sunset with stellar frozen cocktails at our Star Bar!Hometown: Chicago
We Can’t Pace OurselvesHometown: Orange County
Come join us for some live piano music!Hometown: Reno
PickleBack Mountain has the world famous home-made PickleBacks! And the Great Bucking Pickle!
Come by and ride our pickle and enjoy a PickleBack!
We are The Picklebackers, your one-stop shop for all things pickle. Be sure to attend our notorious Get Pickled with the Picklebackers Party Tuesday and Thursday 11am – 1pm! There will be plenty of whisky and pickle brine and if you don’t feel like getting off your bike just pull up to our Pickle Bell Drive Through window also running at the time listed above.Hometown: Seattle & Vancouver
Pig Nest. Come Rest!
Featuring the shady hammock Nest.
Yearly whole pig roast Mess.
Jazzy champagne music Fest.
Don’t be a Boar by yourself, come play with the Pigs! We’ve been hosting our famous daytime
party on the Playa since 2001. Our fabulous bartenders hog-craft each and every Bloody Mary
we make with over 10 different ingredients. Sizzling strips of pork are hoof-served to the
squealing swine wallowing on our shaded sofas. All vegetarians are welcomed….to be converted.
It’ll be sooieet!
Pink Fuzzy Monkey
Being that we are Pink Fuzzy Monkeys we have a deep appreciation for our environment and the community that surrounds us. We love to play, dance, and monkey around. Our lounge will be spinning tunes for every taste throughout the day. Our DJ sessions will be during sunset and, it’s a more intimate experience, with a smaller 20×20 dance floor and smaller 600‐watt sound. We will have our 6th annual Super Hero Underwear Monkey Party with tasty monkey juice at our Monkey Bar. Throughout the week, we will keep the playa charged up with our fruit charging stations and entertained with our giant black light twister board. Three nights during the week we will have set Guest DJ’s for our sunset parties and organize themed twister game nights. We are also holding a light saber battle to quench our thirst for swinging big sticks around. With a large community shade structure we invite anyone to stop by and chill for a bit, get out of the sun, and meet new friends, any time of the day.Hometown: Reno
We welcome our robot overlords… but your humanity is still sacred at Pink Heart. Re-calibrate your human body, mind and spirit with chilled cucumber water or vegan ice cream. Share your experiences (and yourself) on our pink fur couches while gazing upon the open Playa.URL: https://www.facebook.com/groups/pinkhearted/ Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org Hometown: San Diego
Pink Lightning is the home of the Burning Man Ultramarathon and all things running! We host the 5k, the beer mile, easy runs, the naked mile, a bunch of yoga classes, and a bunch of other rad events.
Come on by and run with us, yoga with us, or hang out with our cool art.
We love pink, pink lightning bolts, space cats! We love you too!URL: http://www.burningman50k.com/running-at-burning-man/ Hometown: Brooklyn
Pink Mammoth is a 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 Contact: email@example.com Hometown: San Francisco
Pinkee's Truck Stop (Camp Ynot)
Everyone Welcome! Interactive all ages games available. Robot Unicorn Attack, Robot Ring Toss and Robot parts games. Robot parking available.Hometown: International, Toronto, San Diego, LA
In a lost misty moment of time, thousands of feet under the sea, a vast mountain ascended to the sky, through the mud and slag and opalescent water, pierced the surface then lifted its mighty head toward the heavens and became PLANET HULA. There in the belly of our planet, you will discover a deeply-rooted Native Hawaiian experience, where tradition and innovation coexist in surprising and meaningful ways, with children and adult hula classes, lessons in lei-making, ukulele playing and chanting, along with tropical libations and “broke da mouth” local-Hawaiian fare, after which you will sit back and be dazzled by the most kick-ass, authentic, funky, subversive, traditional, surrealicious, guttural and glamorous hula you will ever witness.URL: http://planethula.dance Hometown: San Francisco
We are Planned Playahood and we offer pregnancy testing, fornication counseling, bicycle repair, LED art, “second aid” services to help you UN-FUCK YOUR BURN. Get reborn in the birth canal; climb our tower; enjoy bocce ball, tether ball, and other games; enjoy our bar, medical advice, bike repair, and our big ice cream social on Tuesday afternoon.URL: https://www.facebook.com/plannedplayahood/ Hometown: San Francisco
Platybus & the Band
Black Rock & Roll every day at sunset. Pianos, guitars, bass, drums, synths, full PA system. We build the stage. You build the story.Hometown: Earth
Playa Bears Present: Bear Bots!
Come chill and get your bearings at PlayaBears Present: BearBots! Where we’re always bruin’ up a good times and kodiak moments. Our forebears believed in dancing, strong drinks, vegan tacos, and koality time with friends. We’re serving up all of the above in our Playa Bear Den! Do you need a place to get away from the pandemonium of the playa? Fur the love of the man, honey! Come join us for our soothing sound healing and aromatherapy session to paws and reflect on your time at the bearn.Hometown: San Francisco
Playa Bike Repair
“Playa Bike Repair” is both a service and a theme camp. ON-Playa: We run a “Bike Lounge,” with a bar, 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/ Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org Hometown: San Francisco
During the sacred time between the Man Burn and the Temple Burn, connect with the “Something Other” often overlooked at Burning Man. Your international Playa Choir welcomes all Burners to come and participate in a 4-part harmony of classic sacred and secular songs.
Singers of all skill levels, and persuasions are welcome 🙂 Also looking for Musicians! Contact email@example.com for more information, or swing by our camp on the playa!
Rehearsals (open to spectators) are Wednesday through Saturday 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. To listen, please join us for the Sunday Sunrise Performance at the Temple (5:45am), or the Full Choir non-denominational, non-religious but entirely welcoming, spiritual and moving Service at 11:00am in our Dome. This performance will also be broadcast live on BMIR!Hometown: OAKLAND
Playa Circuit Boogie
Here at Playa Circuit Boogie we use circuits and science to spark ideas and bring strangers together, all while jamming out to groovy tunes. Come learn the basics of soldering and circuit building; ride away with your very own light-up pendant and the skills to make an even better one next year.Hometown: Berkeley
Playa Court! Come argue, laugh, and enjoy our Freedom Juice (for 21+ with ID) and snacks. Bring your excess baggage and camp grudges! We welcome all arguments both real and philosophical. Be Judge, Lawyer, or Jury – participation is key!Hometown: Salt Lake City
At Playa Glass we show you how to use the noontime sun to melt playa dust into glass. You can make jewelry out of your glass creation at our well stocked craft tables.Hometown: Manhattan
Playa Love: Temple Trees with your love intentions like ribbons in the skyHometown: San Francisco
Playa Name Help
PLAYA NAME HELP provides meaningful Playa Names for Black Rock City citizens.
Visit us for a perfect Playa Name.
You can also be a Playa Namer. We have what you need to do it right.
Just show up when you want to name or be-named, during the daylight.
Un-naming prior poorly-chosen Playa Names is possible, but ours are permanent so only name or be named when you are ready and willing.URL: http://www.playanamehelp.info Hometown: Seattle
Playa Pete's Plaza
Playa Pete’s Plaza is the home port for the Artship PV Monaco. The PV stands for Playa Vessel and she makes Playa Pete’s Plaza her home.Hometown: Alameda
EXPERIENCE RADICAL METAMORPHOSIS ON A JOURNEY THROUGH THE SEVEN STAGES OF ALCHEMY, IN SYNERGY WITH THE SEVEN DAYS OF BURNING MAN.
Throughout history alchemy has been recognized as the process of transformation. This year at Burning Man we embark on our own journey as a community called PlayAlchemist.
PlayApology Village: This alliance of quirky service camps is home to camp Darkwad Patrol, which literally helps burners “get lit” via workshops and the gifting of lights; and Camp PlayApology, Black Rock City’s first custom apology delivery service, featuring BRC-friendly greeting cards and flowers.
Camp PlayApology: Black Rock City’s first “Custom Apology Delivery Service” offers Playa-friendly flowers, Burner-centric cards, and singing “SorryGrams” for BRC residents who wish to make playAmends. Send out a card or two, decorate your own card, relax in our breezy shade structure or have a shot of artisanal, home-infused vodka. Check Playa Events for Sorry Soirees, fiery fetes, vod tastings and daytime workshopsContact: firstname.lastname@example.org Hometown: L.A., Tucson, SF
The perfect place to cool off during a hot day, Playasophy serves hookah and iced coffee throughout the afternoon. We also welcome guests to take a break in the Land of Soft, where the entire floor is covered in memory foam. If its a cold night, come by to warm up with Nighttime Tea. Playasophy is the perfect spot to catch your breath before diving back into the playa!Hometown: San Francisco
Playfully Yours Village
Playfully Yours VIllage is a collection of adult themed camps. We have a well equipped dungeon area for those beginners and curious about dungeon play to come and experience it in a safe and supervised dungeon. We have a variety of equipment and toys for you to experiment and play with and will show you how to use them and help facilitate your play. We focus on the lighter more sensual side of dungeon play. Take a chance with our spinning wheel and get spanked, petted, take a body shot, or give a strip tease or lap dance. Take the Discover Your Kink quiz and find your kink interests. Cool off in our misting booth and challenge your brain with the oversized puzzles. You can live out your exhibitionist and sultry side in the Bear Naked Tramps photo booth or take individual and group photos while in costumes or using props in our WTF photo booth. Also, relax and socialize in our Marshmallow Lounge with special event nights or during our vintage B movies nights.Contact: email@example.com Hometown: Monterey
Plays Well With Others
Plays Well With Others: Provides lavender hand washing and hand pampering Tuesday through Saturday from 11:00AM to 5:00PM.
We will be having a Dance Party USA on Friday night from 6:00 to ?
Plug n Play
24/7 Solar-Powered Charging Station at Plug n Play Camp! “Plug” in your iPad, iPod, cell phone, or any small i-device with your electrical adapter for a recharge utilizing our camp’s solar-powered 120-volt inverter. We encourage you to not leave your device unattended, so stick around, have a drink on us, play some games, or sample some of our chill and deep house electronic dance music.Hometown: Sparks
Come visit The Museum and play in our virtual reality sandbox, ignite your wishes into the Universe with our Fiery Flowers and Zen Garden, ground yourself in the Peace Palace or grab a tasty beverage, served with a smile, in our bar and relax in our hammock lounge.URL: https://www.facebook.com/Plunderground-903610226369319/ Hometown: Bishop, CA
We connect you with the world, we are the ONLY way to get USPS mail to the playa, as we have been for years. We do: USPS to the Playa, Playa to any (international) address with a unique artistic postmark!, and friendly (and not-so-friendly) posties: stand in line, and fill out your form… in triplicate… with crayon.
On-playa updates: http://twitter.com/brcpo9URL: http://brcpo9.com Hometown: Worldwide
The Village of PolyParadise has been influencing the Hearts & Minds and Washing the Bodies of Playa Citizens from ‘2:00 – 10:00’ since 1999 celebrating 20 years in BRC in 2018.
Polyamory involves openness to multiple loving relationships, with honesty among all partners. We welcome ALL Poly & Poly Friendly folks to camp within our borders.
The Village of PolyParadise 2018 welcomes the addition of two Theme Camps within its borders | Twisted Swan | Temple of Bacchus.
PolyParadise is NOT a Swinger Camp. Being Poly or Practicing Poly is NOT a requirement for camping with us, but being OPEN MINDED about other people’s lifestyle choices IS!!URL: http://www.polyparadise.com Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org Hometown: Phoenix
Come and play with us!
The Pongo Lounge is an SF based community dedicated to interactive games, art and music; stop by and take a ride in our HUMAN GYROSCOPE, take part in our interactive installations with us, watch our LEDS, or just lounge and chill. We throw parties on Tuesday and Thursday.URL: https://www.facebook.com/groups/PongoLounge/ Hometown: San Francisco and East Bay Area
TBDHometown: Los Gatos/Santa Cruz
Swing by the Possible Project’s “Photopolis” for refreshments, music and instant photographs. Rest and refill your canteen any time at the PhotOasis, and visit our Art-o-Mat, where you can photograph a mood in a moment and take it with you.URL: https://www.facebook.com/groups/possibleproject Contact: email@example.com Hometown: New York, Houston
Come to Presence Camp and delight in the joy of the now. We have a meditation station open 24/7.Hometown: San Francisco
Preservation Society: Come find what has been lost in the dust. Our events refresh you with movement and dance, challenge your frame of mind with talks on topics far and wide, and satiate your hunger with delicious roasts.Hometown: SF, LA, NYC and London
A very international and inter-state gathering of pretentious foxes and other eclectic and venerable animals! We provide an essential neighborhood BAR with good MUSIC, a giant SWINGSET, and several EVENTS including Bloody Mary Brunch!URL: http://www.facebook.com/pretentiousfox Hometown: SF, Chicago, NY, LA
Pretty Pickle Camp
Pretty Pickle Camp is a relaxed and open outpost on the road to nowhere. We have daily afternoon cold pickle service for the community Monday through Friday. We invite passersby to step under our shade and enjoy a refreshing treat. Take your photo with our giant face-in-a-hole pickle. Ride our new pickle swing.URL: http://prettypicklecamp.p1r8.net Hometown: Black Rock City
Priscilla, Queen of the Doof!
Priscilla, Queen of the Doof!
Wait, who is she and what is she Queen of??
She is a giant pink bus full of fabulous Australians!
The Doof is Australian for electronic music party and all the color and sparkles that go along with the scene.
Priscilla is a big pink party bus full of fantastic party people!
Come check it out, we are very friendly.
A community of LED light artists. Join us each night at dusk for prismatic reception, the interactive LED Pleasure Dome, and our nightly community LED procession to the night Playa. Also see the schedule for daytime interactive activities including LED fabrication/programming classes, Yoga classes, and Zen Bell ritual.URL: http://www.prismaticamp.org Hometown: Berkeley
Bringing the gift of Fire to humanity since the dawn of time, Prometheatrics has been a part of Black Rock City since 2002. Historically located on the Esplanade, our theme camp hosts a fine collection of interactive installations and helpful hosts ready to surprise and delight you!
Step inside the temporally anomalous Tesseract, where you’ll experience yourself as you truly are: infinite! Trace your face with our Self Portrait Studio and take home your masterpiece, or shoot a selfie in Clesthyra’s Eye. Enjoy a bounce on our delightful Danpoline or enter the dream-space of the Infinitipi. On your way into or out of our domain, admire all the colors of Burning Man through the radiant Rainbow Scrim, or cast your fortune on our giant I-Ching.
Join us at dusk and dawn at our mirrored stage for twice-daily fire spinning jams, where there’s always a safety on duty and all wicks are welcome. We’re honored to be a part of what makes our city magical, and eager to share what makes us shine!URL: http://www.prometheatrics.com Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org Hometown: Los Angeles
Prototopia gives you a space to come think, express, and communicate as humans with humans, while exploring what that means in the context of technology and artificial intelligence. Come share your ideas and stories of how to create a real-life utopia, sit down for a coffee date and connect with a perfect stranger, learn the 10 Burning Man Principles by interacting with our robot companions, or simply join us for our nightly gratitude circles.URL: https://www.prototopiacamp.org/ Hometown: San Francisco
Psychedelic Puppy welcomes all for a daily caffeine fix of cold-brew coffee in the morning and fun coffee-based drinks at night! Enjoy our daily workshops and cuddle up with a friend while watching the psychedelic LED visuals of our puppy dome.URL: http://www.psychedelicpuppy.com Hometown: Denver
Pure Playa welcomes you to sweat with us in Russian Banya.
Banya increases blood circulation helping to detoxify the body; the steam opens your pores and promotes cleansing for cleaner, healthier skin; the heat creates an artificial “fever” ramping up your immune system.
Pussy Day Spa
We will amuse, entertain, and exhilarate you as well as provide a safe place to ask for and receive what you want. We are the perfect place for your pussy to visit to be styled, refreshed, stimulated, and totally pampered.Hometown: Redwood City
Pyrotex – Fire Collective – Spin CampHometown: Austin