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2002 THEME CAMPS & VILLAGES

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KEY: = participating Floating World theme camps

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Hair of the Dog (HOTD) Lounge
It's the HOTD you know and love, replete with a real barrr and YOUR musical performance stage. But this time we've got pirates, parrots, surly bartenders, and all kinds of fetid fun associated with HappyL&nd's Barbary Coast. Bring your favorite instrument. We provide the drinks and music; you provide the drinks and music.

Hometown: Sunnyvale, CA
Contact: ld(at)ldwriting(dot)com

HAMMER Howard Camp
HAMMER Howard! The conglomerate brings you HAMMER Howard, the interactive camp where you get to hammer Howard Stern. You will be given your choice of implements of destruction and you can let Howard Have It!

Hometown: Sparks, NV
Contact: dirtnapcampers(at)charter(dot)net

Hamok Havok
SWING PARTY!!! Lounge in a Lustful Laze as you Hang in our Happy HAMMOCKS, Play on our PILLOWED playa, & Frolic in our FIERY Funhouse. Escape to the Oasis that is Hamok Havok. Day or Nite, we aims to please. Look for the Pink Flamingo Pissing on a Palm Tree.

Hometown: San Francisco, CA
Contact: casuto(at)yahoo(dot)com

HappyL&nd's Barbary Coast
The Barbary Coast and Bordello... a pirate-worthy bar and lounge incorporating the richly debauched motifs of that time period in both Morocco and San Francisco, including harem tents and Chinese Opium Den ambience. SWINGIN ON THE RIGGIN'... look for the 3-masted schooner flying the Jolly Roger out front - this is in fact a set of very exciting rope swings. Complete with Crow's Nest and Jolly Roger, our ship will provide lots of fun for those who can still stand after singing Yo Ho Ho and a Bottle of Rum in the bar... for which they must remember to bring barter. (Why dya think they call it BARter, anyway???)

Hometown: Palo Alto, CA
Contact: galadriel(at)bitchwick(dot)com

HAVEN
Have you ever wondered if you could actually do what your erotic mind wants? Take the Six Phases of Haven challenge and find out! Or just kick back and enjoy the ambient music in our lounge. Do you have the willpower to experience Haven?

Hometown: Las Vegas, NV
Contact: themecamp(at)haven2006(dot)com

heaRt waVes
Heart Waves spread over the Flooded Nile, pulsing through our Electronic Music Dance Dome in an endless living sonic tide. Come visit the Karma Lounge, where Karma Doctors perform Cosmic Surgery to redirect your misspent incarnations in the cleansing ultra-high-frequency UV Light Bath, come stand in the Eye Sea, the Interpreting Center and get your bearings, or receive yodic counseling in the cockpit of an F-Wing Fighter Plane. We offer Soul-Moving Services for the Full of heaRt...

Hometown: Portland and Eugene, OR
Contact: Mattie_Mataus(at)Hotmail(dot)com

HeeBeeGeeBee Healers
HeeBeeGeeBee Healers is a gathering of talented healers that come to Black Rock City every year to provide loving, healing therapies. Our practitioners include reiki masters, massage therapists, reflexology, energy medicine healers, tarot readers and always so much more. Come let us take care of you.

Hometown: Steamboat Springs, CO
URL: www.heebeegeebeehealers.org
Contact: michael(at)mac-magic(dot)com

Hippocampus
Summoned, the Hippocampus, Guardian of the West, Elemental Spirit of Water, arises, leaping from the surface of the playa, shaking its scaley mane and snorting, awaits your bidding. Catch it before the spell is over, when it will plunge back into the murky depths below.

Hometown: South San Francisco, CA
Contact: stormy(at)cthonic(dot)org

Hodge Podge Utopia
hodge·podge
n. A mixture of dissimilar ingredients; a jumble.
u·to·pi·a
n. 1a. often Utopia An ideally perfect place, especially in its social, political, and moral aspects.
1b. A work of fiction describing a utopia.
2. An impractical, idealistic scheme for social and political reform.

Hometown: Seattle, WA
Contact: peaboy(at)peaboy(dot)net

Hokey Spokes Camp
Experience a synchronized field of moving light art. Computer controlled, multi-colored lights spin to create light art in motion.

Hometown: Watertown, MA
Contact: davehoch(at)technologyarts(dot)com

HoniSoit Croquet Club
HoniSoit is for drinkers with a croquet problem. We feature cocktails du jour, keg stands and spectacular wickiups - croquet will dominate from dawn to dust, drinking from dusk til dusk.

Hometown: Grass Valley, CA
URL: honisoitcroquet.com
Contact: sdurtschi(at)foothill(dot)net

Hookahdome
Hookahdome, where hedonism reigns, gentle melodies massage the senses, and respite is found from the lonely desert. In the heat enjoy the mist; in the evening warm mint tea and the hookah offer ceremony, communion, and contentment.

Hometown: San Jose, CA
Contact: clayton(at)mac(dot)com

Hot Wheelz Camp
Wheelchair Camp is intended to provide reserved camping space with easy access for Burners in wheelchairs to the City's Center Camp support and entertainment services. A limited number of specially equipped electric handicapped golf carts with hand controls will be provided for use by reservation only.

Hometown: Reno, NV
Contact: freeheadspins(at)yahoo(dot)com

Hushville
Hushville is an aural oasis in an undulating sea of chaos. The village is open to anyone who wants to camp with us, as long as they abide by three simple rules: 1) no generators; 2) no amplified sound; 3) clean up after yourself.

Hometown: Seattle, WA
URL: www.playachicken.com/burn/burn02/
Contact: david(at)peterman(dot)org

Hymen Effigy Clergy
Remember those days gone by of pure youth and virginity? Come join the Hymen Effigy Clergy and allow us to perform our safe and natural hymen or behymen restoration process on you.

Hometown: San Mateo, CA
Contact: matt_prestopino(at)irco(dot)com

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IgNited ParCel SerVice
IgNited ParCel SerVice, serving as your Burning Man brown shirt shipper since 1914, Dump Uncle Sam and ship the IgNited way! Located in the Conglomerate Village. We have ways of making you ship. Ask about our "flash us for free shipping policy."

Hometown: Sparks, NV
Contact: dirtnapcampers(at)charter(dot)net

Illumination Village
The Illumination Village dedicated to Light and Fire: Creating world Class Art and lighting it on Fire. The Village of TIDES, all are welcome to float on in.

Hometown: San Francisco, CA
Contact: charlie(at)qbox(dot)org


Illuminaughty 2002
Look for the Sirens by the shimmering waterfall and listen for the beat. The Illuminaughty returns for its 3rd thumping year on the playa. Let us lure you to our psychedelic beach party or come chill in our grotto and experience with us the diversity of electronic dance music provided by DJs you know and love — or may discover for the very first time.

Hometown: San Francisco, CA
URL: www.illuminaughty.org
Contact: surfpunk(at)well(dot)com


I'm OK, You're OK Corral
A cast of the wild wild west cowboys and cowgirls are poised to bring the fun(k) to you at our wacky corral.

Hometown: San Francisco, CA
Contact: brcinsf(at)yahoo(dot)com

Image Node
Experience the sublime in the Node, a dreamy floating world of audiovisual improvisation. Join us daily for kaballah and yoga.

Hometown: Brooklyn, NY
Contact: twina(at)Interport(dot)net

Incarnadine Cove
Camp Incarnadine Cove is a stage for modern dance performances, fashion shows and live electronic music.

Hometown: Palo Alto, CA
Contact: peter(at)mayam(dot)org

InfernalNoise Brigade Moorage Station
Putting the Moor back in moorage. Sweet mint tea, music, and smuggled paraphernalia can be found at this way-station.

Hometown: Seattle, WA
Contact: filastine(at)hotmail(dot)com

Inflate-a-camp
"Where all of your inflatable dreams come true."

Hometown: Los Angeles, CA
Contact: emarkowitz(at)attbi(dot)com

Inspiration Island
Ask your burning questions to the Octopus Oracle. Inspire or get inspired in the Mind Shaft's giant flower garden.

Hometown: Mill Valley, CA
URL: www.arewereally.com/mindshaftsociety.html
Contact: fab(at)handtap(dot)com

Instant Re-Play
Welcome to the Playdome, please check your coat and age at the door. If you could explore as a child, what would you do? Would you follow a shortcut through backyards, through junkyards, to a magic pond? Would you climb in a giant spider web high above everyone? Come out and Re-Play with us!

Hometown: San Leandro, CA
Contact: californiabaja(at)yahoo(dot)com

Institution
Welcome to the Institution! Founded by Dr. Squirm, the Institution has provided outreach to and income from the clinically insane and those who should be for centuries. Dr. Squirm continues to help many tormented souls with his special brand of therapy. Join us at our new Playa extension facility, with the opening of the Institution Chapel, providing therapy to perverts with our massive organ. Watch Dr. Squirm as he provokes beautiful classical music from his instrument. Witness the first live, outdoor, classical organ concert ever performed in a playa anywhere in the world! Straitjackets provided for the restless. Other compulsive organ players welcome.

Hometown: Portland, OR
Contact: squirm(at)latexpajamas(dot)com

Irrational Geographic Society
The Irrational Geographic Society has been forged anew to expand exploration of the worlds we think we've created for ourselves. As the boundaries between the real and the possible appear simultaneously wider and less concrete, it is time once again for explorers and cartographers - participants, spectators, and alleged burnouts alike - to chart the great unknown.

Hometown: Oakland, CA
URL: www.lsdworld.com/igs/
Contact: jdfalk(at)cybernothing(dot)org

Isla Lingüística
Isla Lingüística will be creating Linguistic Islands out on the playa. Come check out our performance among the islands on Thursday, just after sunset.

Hometown: San Francisco, CA
Contact: traffic(at)atelos(dot)org

Island
Take a trip to The Island and enjoy a relaxing, inspiring and exotic vacation. The Island will feature warm vibes, mellow tunes and an environment that responds to you. Marking the distance from island to mainland are our buoys. Relaxing on The Island will free your mind -- our video buoys will guide you home.

Hometown: San Francisco, CA
URL: www.pufendorf.com/the_island/
Contact: nick(at)pufendorf(dot)com

Island of Misfit Pscience
The Island of Misfit Pscience: Home of Dr. Megavolt, The Mutaytor and Christian Ristow. It's a Pirate Utopia featuring nine-foot twin Tesla Coils, giant fire-spitting robots, and the spectacle of the Mutaytor.

Hometown: Eagle Rock, CA
Contact: buckaedown(at)hotmail(dot)com

Island of Moolovia
Welcome to the Local Watering Trough on the tropical Island of Moolovia! This is the local watering hole for the residents of this part of the Island of Moolovia; a comfortable place for them to hang out, eat some grass, drink some drinks, chat up some heifers or bulls, and at night -- get down!

Hometown: San Francisco, CA
Contact: kim_dusel(at)yahoo(dot)com


Isle of Avalon
Sail on into the port of the enchanted Isle of Avalon!

Hometown: San Francisco, CA
Contact: gabriel_plumlee(at)hotmail(dot)com

Isla Strangelove
Having paranoid delusions of the apocalypse? Come dance your worries away at the Shadow Government's #1 party spot: Isla Strangelove.

Hometown: Carlsbad, CA
URL: actionpotentialproductions.com
Contact: info(at)actionpotentialproductions(dot)com

Isle of the Remote
Dedicated to all the lost remotes in the world.

Hometown: Eugene, OR
Contact: pakrat2002(at)yahoo(dot)com

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Jack Webb Lives @ BliNkiNGmaN cAmp
bliNkiNGmaN CaMP returns with the lovable JACK WEBB (from the old cop show DRAGNET) there for your interrogating pleasure, questioning, intimidating, lecturing, in his classic hard-hitting, terse style... and of course we will have our unique suits at night filled with over one hundred quickly blinking LEDs, pulsars of power, one and a half million blinks every hour.

Hometown: Manhattan Beach, CA
URL: blinkingmancamp.com
Contact: denny(at)the-crans(dot)com

Jellyfish Fields

Hometown: San Francisco, CA
Contact: xoth(at)sbcglobal(dot)net


Jiffy Lube at Penetration Village
Jiffy Lube is back! This year we're at Port Penetration at Penetration Village. Join us for our famous Gentlemen's Club and come see our Performance piece "Billy Blueballs versus the Catholic Priests!" Friday night is the Commodore's Welcome Aboard Cocktail Party. Visit our website for more details or to join our camp.

Hometown: San Francisco, CA
URL: www.getingetoffgetout.com
Contact: jr_olivier(at)msn(dot)com


Johnny & The Playa Cruizers
Johnny and the Playa Cruizer's Chassis Lube and Body Shop Home of Pro wrenching, bitchen flame jobs, pin stripes and lube jobs. Get your shaft cranked, headers blown, chassis lubed, and have your bike, body, OR essence striped, flamed, and detailed by the best wrench jockeys in Black Rock City (BRC). Twelve-point body inspections and personnel auctions may be conducted. Caution: Spectators may be sold to volunteer in BRC organizations.

Hometown: Kent, WA
Contact: birklid(at)attbi(dot)com

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Kaleidosphere
Experience the colorful, suspended spheres of The Kaleidosphere, or climb up to the observation deck and view the city as the Kaleidosphere rotates around you.

Hometown: Klamath Falls, OR
Contact: shanna_simmons(at)hotmail(dot)com

Karaoke Palace

Hometown: San Francisco, CA
Contact: emorse(at)yahoo(dot)com

Kathanika Cafe
Join us for some mouth-watering shisha and keen narrations! Poets, writers, CHARACTER VOICES, singers, song writers, philosophers, theologians, anyone and everyone are welcome to speak, listen, trade, and shoot the shit.

Hometown: Riverside, CA
Contact: jaredpaul1981(at)yahoo(dot)com

Kelp Ranch

Hometown: Eugene, OR
Contact: jon(at)kaatspaw(dot)com

KidsVille
KidsVille is the Village for today's burning families. Feel free to bring the kids and camp with us, OR just stop by and see Burning Man through a child's eyes.

Hometown: San Francisco, CA
URL: www.blackrockkids.org
Contact: kids(at)burningman(dot)com

Kolizion Desert Crew
commuinque is vital, electronic is evolution

Hometown: Burnsville, MN
Contact: Kolizionrecords(at)juno(dot)com

Kostume Kult
Bow to the Goddess of Kostuming and prepare for your elevation. Creative assistance and costume supplies may be offered to those who show the proper deference.

Hometown: New York City, NY
URL: www.CostumeNetwork.com
Contact: costumejim(at)hotmail(dot)com

K-Svert 106.5 FM Radio
K-SVERT 106.5FM the 10 watt flame-thrower on the playa. K-Svert FM radio is your source for music, information, dis-information, rants, and grooves as well as YOUR public forum. Musicians, poets, pundits, priests and pornographers are invited to share our airwaves.

Hometown: Milpitas, CA
Contact: maquino(at)ihot(dot)com

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Lacertilia
Inner space as much as outer space forms the boundaries of our explorations. Your reptilian hosts at Lacertilia will accompany you on a voyage of astronomical proportions which may take you as far out or as far in as you can possibly go. Remember, it's all in your mind!

Hometown: Mountain View, CA
Contact: dr.lizard(at)lacertilia(dot)org

Lahui o Pali-Uli
Lahui o Pali-Uli (Tribe of the Land of Plenty and Joy) spreading the Spirit of Aloha. The love flows as freely as the lava.

Hometown: Pahoa, HI
Contact: bridgetbrooke(at)aol(dot)com

Lake Effect

Hometown: Roy, UT
Contact: swee10(at)webpipe(dot)net

Lamplighter Village
Lamplighter Village, the home of the lamplighters.

Hometown: San Francisco, CA
Contact: scruffyfilmkid(at)burningman(dot)com

Land of Misfit Toys
Nothing beats the heat and dust like a FOAM PARTY! Come by and get covered with suds in our big Foam Dome.

Hometown: Long Beach, CA
URL: groups.yahoo.com/group/planning_burningman/
Contact: TerryLBCA(at)aol(dot)com

LatexLuv Isle ov Alien Schitzo's
Tired ov having to repress your intergalactic multi-personalities? If so, the LatexLuv Isle ov Alien Schitzophrenics invites you to join them @ their SpaceStation Headquaters where you will be encouraged to creatively enact your multi's in performance, ponder inside the shrine, refuel, and pursue healthy schitzophrenic quests via relativistic vehicles throughout the floating world, among other exciting features!

Lawn Games
Lawn Games: Helping You Recreate All Those Halcyon Memories of Youth! And Helping You Invent Those Memories If You Have None!

Hometown: Los Gatos, CA
URL: www.dzm.com/lawngames/
Contact: bman(at)dzm(dot)com

Leviathan
Stirring from the dreamstate of last year's Afterlife, the ragtag crew of artists and magicians known as Radiant Atmospheres once again rises from the shadowy depths of the Underground with news of a yet-unscene nnatural wonder- a creature made up of the light of the watery void itself- nearly invisible- yet whose revolving multiplicitous eyes capture those of its unsuspecting prey, seizing their imaginations and drawing them near. The Leviathan, the One, the tentacled first of all living things, rises to the surface of the Pliestoscene lake known as the Black Rock Playa, bringing with it the sighing soundtrack of ages past and the watery bones of seafaring dreams.

Hometown: Oakland, CA
Contact: dave(at)radiantatmospheres(dot)com

Lighter
Come experience the Lighter side of life. Listen to enlightening music, enjoy the Xippodrome, get lit at the bar, get painted, go submarining, take a lighter with you.

Hometown: Los Angeles, CA
Contact: bizniatch2000(at)yahoo(dot)com

Lingerie Lounge

Hometown: Pocatello, ID
Contact: bosegreg(at)isu(dot)edu

Lingerie Planet
Lingerie Planet '02 seeks to spread the gospel of lingerie to the masses. We provide for your fuzzyshinysexysweetie needs. Also please join us for stripper pole competitions on our spinning stripper pole (otherwise known as the Axis of eVille)!

Hometown: Seattle, WA
Contact: kira(at)byz(dot)org

Liquid Diet Lounge
We are dedicated to providing a luscious Lounge space with excellent drinks, amazing people, and usually some sort of entertainment. We just love a good time and a good drink.

Hometown: Oakland, CA
Contact: nicole(at)liquiddietlounge(dot)com

Lite Brite Camp
Lite Brite Camp invite you to join us on the Playa to play with the giant Lite Brite, dance to the beats of our dj's or chill in the various pods of our Decadence Zone...

Hometown: Oakland, CA
Contact: nick(at)sogroovy(dot)com

LiveJournal Camp
Come visit LiveJournal camp during the heat of the day to write or draw in our journals, chill and relax from the heat, OR decompress from your burning man adventures. The camp is open from 11 am to dusk daily and can be used as a central meeting place for you and your friends as well as a place to kick up your heels and unwind.

Hometown: San Jose, CA
Contact: iceblink(at)livejournal(dot)com

Loco Lounge

Hometown: Canton, MI
Contact: stacydumas(at)hotmail(dot)com

Los Altiplanos
Come join us on a higher plane where we explore games of the mind unlocking the keys to our past lives and potential futures within ourselves as we spiral towards the vortex.

Hometown: Alviso, CA
Contact: gordon(at)psibbq(dot)com

Lost at Sea Without You
Lost at Sea Without You theme camp is just that: Lost without YOU! Come and see what happens!

Hometown: Los Angeles, CA
Contact: magicsalmon(at)earthlink(dot)net


Lost Penguin Cafe
The Lost Penguin Cafe returns, offering 24 hour hospitality with Belgian Chocolate, Zinfindel, icy drinks, sound stage, nightly shows, massage, the Playa Genitalia Project, Rocky Horror night, Heat Wave, our musical salute to Broadway, and lots of surprises. Musicians, entertainers and other volunteers welcome!

Hometown: El Sobrante, CA
URL: lostpenguin0.tripod.com
Contact: BiGuySkis(at)aol(dot)com

Lost Truffula Oasis
Experience the rebirth of the Truffula Forest at the Lost Truffula Oasis! It lives in peace with its harsh desert home, and has become the gathering place for all those seeking culture, and of course, life-giving water.

Hometown: Santa Cruz, CA
Contact: auldane(at)cruzio(dot)com

Loth Camp

Hometown: Berkeley, CA
Contact: oronito(at)uclink.berkeley(dot)edu

Lotus
The friendly folks of LOTUS invite you with open arms to enjoy the soothing pleasures of our pond. Fun, frolic, friends, flowers and funk... open day and night.

Hometown: San Francisco, CA
Contact: tim(at)aravo(dot)com

Love n Sea-Inn
The Love n Sea-Inn will welcome the weary Mermaids and Mermen into its decadent and cozy confines. Let us soothe you with sexxy funky downtempo beats and free conversation.

Hometown: Oakland, CA
Contact: surfrdr(at)excite(dot)com

Lustmonkeys: SeaMonkey Adventure
Cool off in a Sea Monkey village with those rascally Lustmonkeys!

URL: www.lustmonkey.com
Contact: surreali5t(at)yahoo(dot)com

Luv-A-Fair
At Luv-A-Fair you can find and express your Luv. Post a personality profile with your picture on our signboard to find one or more of your life-mates, or read and write poetry displayed in our heart garden.

Hometown: Fair Oaks, CA
URL: www.luv-a-fair.com
Contact: jeff(at)luv-a-fair(dot)com