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2004 THEME CAMPS AND VILLAGES

A - B - C - D - E - F - G - H - I - J - K - L - M
N - O - P - Q - R - S - T - U - V - W - X - Y - Z

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Faerystar Artists Guild (@ Avalon)
2004 brings the septacle to the playa, harnessing the energy of the seven planetary spheres of ancient astrology as contained by the seven-pointed Faery Star. Join the Faeries at the Faeryland Artists Guild (part of the Avalon Space Station) and join in the Faery games! Workshops to be held include:

- Adopt a playa fairy and document its release on the playa
- Create some comet-with-flames practice poi and learn some neat spinning moves

Check the What, Where, When for workshop times. At any time, however, you can create your F-SIGIL and use its power to overcome your personal fears.

Hometown: San Francisco, CA
Contact: fairylemmiwinks (at) aol (dot) com

Fandango
The Fandango Village is back for its 14th year on the playa, featuring the Slowburn Lounge, the Orbitals, Freekutopia, Bindilicious, Deep Stupid, and all your playa-based favorites. Come by for a breakfast beer bong, and above all, don't look at our fence!

Hometown:
URL: www.cherrygalaxy.com/reedruum/
Contact: steve.courtney (at) akqa (dot) com

Fast Furnishings
Find your Ultimate Sock Mate! Pay Tribute to your last chance to wear white shoes!

Hometown: Berkeley, CA
URL: www.fastfurniture.com/themecamp
Contact: greg (at) acmeart (dot) com

Fig Leaf Playhouse
Hey all you burners who need a fig leaf to cover yourself, or if you just want to look really good come and play dress up with our cool playa duds.

Did you ever wake up after eating an apple or listening to a serpent and realize you were naked? Well you need a fig leaf to cover yourself. Or maybe you don't feel the shame of God watching and just want to look really cool. Whatever. Just come on over to our house and play dress up with our outrageous selection of playa duds. We will have something for you. If you want you could even be in our fashion show or have your picture taken.

Hometown: Napa, CA
Contact: Kandy (at) sonic (dot) net

Fire Conclave Convergence
One & only place for all Fire Conclave members, Helmsmen and Drummers to sign in. Members will have access to fire tool repair, information for reherasal and Burn Night. Other event information will also be posted.

Hometown: Oakland, CA
Contact: crimson (at) burningman (dot) com

Fire Muse Circus
Fire Muse Circus is a 24 hour preformance camp including fire, stilt, theater and circus preformers. Found art sculpture and art that is created at the camp and will be added into the sets and scenery. An original 2 act tragic play will be preformed on Thursday. Other preformers are welcome to use the stage as time is available.

Hometown: Salt Lake City, UT
Contact: rapideye (at) xmission (dot) com

Flattery Camp
Well Peeps - you asked for it, you dreamed of it, you screamed for more, you even cried when you thought it would not happen again, even the Rangers want it as badly as sex.

What you say - Why it's the RETURN OF FLATTERY CAMP FOR 2004.

All you peeps look for us in the usual area as in the last four years. Come on by and say HI! and join the flattery as many have in the past. Enjoy the shade with fellow burners and let it out - flattery that is!

Flattery Camp - (the ultimate Offical-Unoffical/Burner Camp at the Burning Man!) Keep the Faith (Burner faith)

Contact: mabaas1 (at) yahoo (dot) com


Flight to Mars
Flight to Mars whisks you away on another fun filled adventure to the Red Planet! Pilot our starship as you decide your fate and the fate of others in the computer control room. Wrestle with Martian gravity in the gravity ball chamber, and pilot your way out of a Black Hole. Find the partygoers in the hold and hang on for dear life!

Hometown: Seattle, WA
URL: flight2mars.com
Contact: burningman (at) perrywales (dot) com

FluffyNation
FluffyNation is a not-for-profit corporation that allows participants the opportunity to give gifts.

FluffyNation is committed to building the infrastructure to support and sustain the inherent generosity of individuals. That support is facilitated through purchased products that enable the giving of gifts. FluffyNation is a self-sustaining model encouraging generosity, community, and participation. Participating in FluffyNation is an opportunity for self-expression, creativity, and imagination.

Hometown: Kneeland, CA
Contact: mfratkin (at) humboldt1 (dot) com

Freekutopia's Science and Mystery
Freekutopia presents "Weird Science and Mystery"

Hometown: Oakland, CA
Contact: nxplasmid2 (at) hotmail (dot) com

Free Photography Zone
Free Photography Zone provides photographs of any and all participants at Burning Man. In our studio participants are photographed and given a Polaroid as their permanent rememberence of Burning Man. Participants are also sometimes provided with additional photographs in the year following each Burning Man.

Hometown: Santa Clara, CA
URL: www.johnbrennanphoto.com
Contact: johnbrennanphoto (at) yahoo (dot) com

Funkee Monkey Camp
Funkee Monkey Camp returns with a vengeance to celebrate the official Chinese year of the Monkey! We'll be spinning funky beats to delight your feet, and serving up banana pancakes & coffee at 42.0 minutes past sunrise for all to enjoy after a night of monkeying around on the playa. Drop by for some daytime fun and funk that would make even Curious George jealous--come on down and git' down!

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

Furtopia
Furtopia is a (fake)fur-filled haven for animals of all stripes. Please visit the Petting Zoo, our luxurious dome where you simply must compete in the Furlympics, have your fabulousness immortalized in the Fuzzy Fotomat, or get accessorized by making your very own furry pasties.

Hometown: Washington, DC
Contact: lyaudes (at) earthlink (dot) net

Fusion Valley
Fusion Valley, home of PlayaNet will be offering an internet cafe this year, stop by enjoy some shade, and visit other geeks. We'll have couches, mist, games, and other fun activites. Stop by and say howdy to some long time burners.

Hometown: Gerlach, NV
Contact: taz (at) burningman (dot) com

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gASSo
gASSo - The inter-galactic service station located in the conGLOMerate village. If you enjoyed the "spank-o-matic" last year, you're gunna LOVE our new, upgraded, intergalactic, full service station this year! Not only will our service bays house the spank-o-matic... we will also have a bay for our new orgASSmatron, and a bay for "body work" (massage)... not to mention our "gas enima" fueling pump out front. gASSo has the freindliest attendants in the galaxy! Open every day/night!

Hometown: Breckenridge, CO
Contact: mtnsunrisejh (at) yahoo (dot) com

Genital Portrait Studio
Capture your own personal "Vault of Heaven" on film in what has become a Burning Man tradition of the Genital Portrait Studio. Chochas, hoo-haas, dicks, pricks, cocks and balls, cunts, pussies, pee-pees, twigs n' berries, schwanzes, schlongs, dongs, axe wounds, vertical tacos, johnsons, willies, peters, (oh, and boobs, tits, teats, melons, knockers, honkers, hooters); you got 'em, we'll shoot 'em and provide you with the essential Burning Man Genital ID card which must be displayed at all times on the playa for identity verification by our omnipresent undercover staff, who WILL ENFORCE our utterly random PENIL CODE (sic) should you be caught without one.

Hometown: San Francisco, CA
URL: www.genitalportraitstudio.org
Contact: gimmethoseshoes (at) yahoo (dot) com

get lost
we're all here because we're not all there... -find lost inner space with us this year-

Hometown: Kingsbury, TX
Contact: sunny-d (at) candyraver (dot) com

Gigsville
Gigsville is the whirligig village at Burning Man, established in 1998. Designed and built by its residents, we have had theme camps, events, and have tried to create a small freaky town atmosphere to the large city that is Black Rock City.

Gigsville is an experimental village re-designed and built by its residents every year. Because a village is a smaller grouping of people, it offers the ability to get to know your neighbors, to participate in things with them, and to plan and build larger camps, events and artwork than could be done by just a few people. This year, the 'Hood's & Burb's of Heaven' (both sides of the tracks) will be burning; that is, unless the Neighborhood Watch Commanders can put an end to the urban blight. ;)

Hometown: Arcadia, CA
URL: www.Gigsville.org
Contact: laevatein (at) yahoo (dot) com

Gonzo's Inner Sanctum
Once upon a time... in a galaxy far, far, and even farther away than that... an egg was laid... and lost... until NOW. Kick back, relax, find your inner Gonzo at GONZO'S INNER SANCTUM.

Hometown: Denver, CO
Contact: da_jenerator (at) hotmail (dot) com

GOOFERVILLE
Step right up, Fellow Primates, and experience circus-inflected intergalactic intercourse like only GOOFERVILLE can conjure up.

Luxuriate in the inflated, boozed elegance of our tethered spacestation lounge and enjoy the same revitalizing stardrinks our GOOFERNAUTS rely on during their interplanetary adventures. Popstars, rockstars, wankstars - we serve'm all and NASA won't!

Then let the anti-gravity float you out to our GOOFERDROME performance space for a truly sensory-friendly dip into the kindliest nirvana this side of Paradise itself. Explore the Nine Circles of Gooferdom in the undulatings, whirlings, gyratings, contortions, and other meteoric kinetics of humanoid celestial bodies. Contribute to the GOOFERVIBE sprayed green into the night sky with our 12-foot satellite dish. Plop into our Stim Sitty captain's chair and treat all of your senses to some chaos theory while diabolically controlling the lighting of our two Go-Go Pods. Feel your brain pulsating to the astronomical sonics of anti-matter and your booty defining it's own orbits as the GOOFERDROME presents nightly appearances by GOOFERMAN http://www.gooferman.com, other live musicians and DJs, and karaoke in one of the Playa's only house-less electronica/electroacoustic environs -- all on the mightily illuminated GOOFERDROME mainstage.

And whatever you do, don't miss GOOFERVILLE's One-Ring (Around Youranus) Circus Thursday night, starring GOOFERMAN, Nir the Puppetir, firedancers, go-go dancers, burlesque dancers, bellydancers, acrobats, circus peeps, sideshow freaks, and all sorts of other space-age whatnot.

Hometown: San Francisco, CA
URL: www.gooferville.org

Gravitypoint
Gravitypoint: When two or more souls come together it creates a point of gravity. At the bonds of those two souls, how ever deep there is a point, a Gravitypoint. Souls have weight, all of us have weight, combined weight of your souls creates the gravity of your family. It reaches out to others of like mind, body and spirit. Welcome to the family.

Please join the Gravitypoint family on Thursday September 2nd @ 3:00pm - Galactic Guardians of the heavenly Vagina auctions. We will be auctioning off the men of camp gravitypoint to the highest female bidder. Men will be auctioned of for 2 hours.

Friday September 3rd @ 4:00pm - Goddess tea party for women only, facilitated by the women of camp gravitypoint. Workshop on women's empowerment.

September 2,3 and 4 from 2-4 "psyche-et-trick advice" Come to Camp Gravitypoint with all your burningman and worldly worries. Two of the Gravitypoint family will give free advice in side the heavenly vagina.

Galactic Guardian Spaceball Game - wednesday sept. 1st @ 4:30pm. Volley ball game with the galactic guardians. Win a cool prize for you and your team.

Hometown: San Francisco, CA
URL: GRAVITYPOINT.tribe.net
Contact: ladygravity (at) hotmail (dot) com

Green Gorilla Lounge
Green Gorilla Lounge Burning Man Camp: Let's get our psychaedelic space funk groove on, baby!!!

Hometown: San Francisco, CA
Contact: woodsong (at) beer (dot) com

GREEN PENIS
This year we are thicker, fuller, and bursting with possibilities. Pearl necklaces upon demand and as always, FREE FACIALS. Stop by, donate some DNA, and prepare for blastoff!!!

Hometown: Auburn, WA
Contact: squirtbigload (at) yahoo (dot) com

Greeters Camp
Sweetthang here and we at Greeters have a few reserved spots left for your Theme Camp to Greet this year. We are happy to train you On Playa and in the convenience of your own camp. Our schedule is easy to access as is our new and improved training manual at greeters.burningman.com. Dragon is our Theme Camp organizer and his link is also on our web page. We will leave the spots reserved for a few more weeks, then open them up for individuals if they are not filled. If you ever thought that Greeting might be a cool place to participate, then you should try it out! We have a blast its getting better every year!

I would also like to let you know that this year at the Greeter Station the 4 outside lanes will be wider to accommodate large vehicles. AND please remember to tell your Greeter that you are with a registered theme camp. We check our list to confirm your camp has been placed, and if it has not we will get your placer on the radio. If you arrive at night, after the placers have finally gone off radio, we will keep your name and vehicle description then radio your placer in the morning. You are welcome to park at Greeters Station and get some sleep, or if you go into the city to your approximate spot, do not unload your things and your placer will find you in the morning.

see ya on the playa,
sweetthang
Greeter Project Manager

Hometown: El Segundo, CA
URL: greeters.burningman.com
Contact: stiers (at) pacbell (dot) net

Grey Matter GYM
The Grey Matter GYM invites you to exercise your mind.

Hometown: Boise, ID
URL: www.BurningMbers.com
Contact: anorman (at) spro (dot) net

Guns and Dope
The official embassy of the Guns and Dope Party at Burning Man. Visit us to learn how the gun nuts and the dopers can unite into one voting block in order to secure freedom, fight the Tsar, and elect the magnificent ostriches to our highest governmental position!

Hometown: Eugene, OR
Contact: frankbooth (at) hushmail (dot) com

Gypsy Nomads
Square pegs in round holes -- get ready for what life unfolds -- The Gypsy Nomads have been providing a safe haven for individual female participants since 1999. If you come alone you won't be alone. Pop your tent within our safe perimeter and enjoy salsa at six, tequila at ten, and dawning dancing with sunrise yoga.

Hometown: Forest Grove, OR
Contact: afrugby1 (at) aol (dot) com

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Hair of the Dog Lounge
Welcome back to your blue-collar bar of the playa! It's the HOTD you know and love, complete with cold bevvies and YOUR musical performance stage. Bring your favorite instrument and/or bar accoutrements: we provide the drinks and music, you provide the drinks and music.

Hometown: Sunnyvale, CA
URL: www.std.org/hotd/
Contact: ld (at) ldwriting (dot) com


Hammock Hangout
The Hammock Hangout is a GIANT tent that uses passive solar principals to stay cool during the day. The tent is 160ft in diameter with 7850 square feet of cool shade. There is room in the tent for up to 90 hammocks. We will set up about 50 of them and are encouraging people to bring their own to hang. This year there will have nearly twice as much shade area as last years tent.

Hometown: San Francisco, CA
URL: hammockhangout.us
Contact: Paul de Jong


Hanuman-ville
Yoga classes by day, live music on stage, gods, demons and a flying monkey ride at night.

Hometown: Los Angeles, CA
Contact: RSBerry (at) aol (dot) com

Heavenly Feet
Heavenly Feet offers The Original Vinegar Foot Wash to soothe those hot and dry Playa feet. Our Heavenly Oracles will be on hand to answer your most important questions.

Hometown: San Francisco, CA
URL: hometown.aol.com/heavenlyfeet/index.html
Contact: scheuersf (at) aol (dot) com

Heavenly Swing
Enter our Heavenly Swing Dome and enjoy a relaxing ride. Submit to the chair and you will be rewarded with instant gratification. Ride the swing and enjoy the music from Dr. Tune and others.

Hometown: Woodland, CA
Contact: lars (at) microdisplayconcepts (dot) com

Heaven's Gate Celestial Lounge Hotel
Bernard Mannings Celestial Lounge will be providing fine coctails, delicately painted ladies, sophisticated gentlemen, disco treats and fried egg sandwiches. All expertly served and helped by Jake the Snake, King Rollo the Magic Goblin, Mysterious Amore, Marlowe von Pukemeister and Rt. Hon Ron. Careeeokkeee and velvet lounge crooning will feature on request and as and when the sun seems fit to let us.

Hometown: London, UK
Contact: ayearsley (at) globalwitness (dot) org

Heaven's Ghetto
Visit the hood where Angels hang with the peeps. Come add to the graffiti, play a round of miniature golf or hang with the cool cherubs in the tripodome, our dome for tripping.

Hometown: Costa Mesa, CA
Contact: emilio_de_la_playa (at) yahoo (dot) com


HeeBeeGeeBee Healers
We are heading back to the playa for our fifth year and we are going strong. This year we are expanding our healing space to better take of your healing needs. We will still offer yoga, massage, energy work and a great chill space to hang in any time of the day or night. Plus this year we are building a dedicated classroom space and a Vipassana Meditation temple. So come dance in our medicine wheel while it is illuminated by the Tunnel of Transformation and the 4 Nausts of BM'02.

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

Hello Camp
Located within the conGLOMerate village, Hello Camp is a great way to get yourself a new playa name for the day (or forever). Our ingenious wordsmiths have crafted over 400 names like; Anita Spankin, Heywood Yadoomi, Mandy Stroyer, and so on! Drop on by any time and be renamed. But we have to warn ya... you don't get to pick the names!

Hometown: Breckenridge, CO
Contact: mtnsunrisejh (at) yahoo (dot) com

Hippocampus
Hippocampus is a memory-making machine in Your Brain, and on the Playa. It is also the home of the Spiritual Accounting Office. Our records indicate that you are due a Refund!

Hometown: NYC, NY
Contact: onlineaccount (at) heatercore (dot) net

Hokey Pokey Planet
Dance the Hokey Pokey everyday at 12 noon and shake your moon. Friends Of Bill W. meeting everyday at 5PM or just hang out.

Hometown: Calexico, CA
Contact: marvo03 (at) direcway (dot) com

Holy Gong Show!
Are you a contortionist... a fire dancer... can you make milk shoot out of you eyeballs while drumming Purple Haze on your belly... just wana back your vocal stylings with the largest karaoke selection on the playa? Come show us your otherworldly talents, and see if you can endure our Celebratory Panel of Judges in the ONE, the ONLY... Holy Gong Show!

Hometown: San Francisco, CA
URL: www.digitalrites.com/bm/index.html
Contact: lievenleroy (at) yahoo (dot) com

Honi Soit Croquet Club
Since the dawn of time man has pondered the existence of croquet in Heaven. The Honi Soit Croquet Club provides a little slice of alcohol-soaked Heaven on Earth with quality 24-7 croquet. Please come by and enjoy croquet, billiards, lounge fun, and general debauchery. Drink too much in the tequila-pugging contest at our all night cactus bar, come and bang your balls against admiral soit to win a prize, or just pass out in the shade.

"A drug person can learn to handle such things as seeing their dead grandmother crawling up their leg with a knife in her teeth. But no one should be asked to deal with this trip."

Hometown: Grass Valley, CA
URL: www.HoniSoitCroquet.com
Contact: durtschi_420 (at) hotmail (dot) com


Hookahdome
Hookahdome is an oasis of luxury in the desert, featuring a climate-controlled middle-eastern hookah lounge and a fire-lit outdoor public performance area. Our exotic melodies and tasty beats will bathe your senses as we set the mood for enchantment through flavored tobacco smoking, belly dancing, Magic Flying Carpet rides, and an extraordinary measure of personal service and hospitality.

Hometown: Oakland, CA
URL: www.aspecialplace.com
Contact: specialstephen (at) hotmail (dot) com

HOT WHEELZ CAMP
Hot Wheelz wheelchair Camp is intended to provide camping space with easy access for Burners in wheelchairs to Black Rock City's Center Camp support and entertainment services.

A limited number of specially equipped handicapped golf Carts with hand controls will be provided for use by qualifying disabled Burners.

URL: groups.msn.com/HotWheelzCamp/_whatsnew
Contact: burningmanbiggianthead (at) hotmail (dot) com

House of Lotus
The fun-lovin flower children of the House of Lotus are back, offering da beats to move yo' feets and da bass to move yo asse. Just follow the light poles on over to the giant yellow temple of funky house and breaks at 10:00 and Esplanade and kick up yo' heels with us.

Hometown: San Francisco, CA
URL: www.houseoflotus.com
Contact: timalbinson (at) hotmail (dot) com

House of Zenith
Join the Beat freaks at the house of Zenith for wacky and outrageous performances. The best in underground house techno and breakbeats. Watch out for our amazing sound system and special guest djs.

Hometown: Brooklyn, NY
Contact: michael (at) spiritnewyork (dot) com

Houston Art Car Camp
Art car camp for art cars from houston and others.

Hometown: Houston, TX
Contact: Revzack (at) houston.rr (dot) com

How High the Moon!
Somewhere there's music
how faint the tune
somewhere there's heaven
how high the moon

Hometown: La Jolla, CA
Contact: eddie (at) bermingham (dot) com

Hushville
The Village of Hushville is an aural oasis in an undulating sea of chaos, and is open to any camper who can abide by three simple rules: 1) no generators; 2) no amplified sound; 3) clean up after yourself. All residents must be pre-registered through the web site!

Hometown: Seattle, WA
URL: playachicken.com/hushville
Contact: hushville (at) playachicken (dot) com

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Image Node
Explore our domes, tunnels, and inflatables as we blast you off through hyperspace with live improvisational music and VJing, interactive art, and light sculpture.

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

Infinite Oasis
The Infinie Oasis will be your esacpe from the maddness of the open playa. Come visit the spiritual center of Heaven, our medicine wheel with the Tunnel of Transformation at it's core and surounded by the fire sculpture the Nausts. Our camps will soothe and inspire you. See you on the edge of the universe.

Hometown: Steamboat Springs, CO
Contact: michael (at) mac-magic (dot) com

INSS
The Immigrations, Naturalizations, and Socializations Services (INSS) is a branch of the Black Rock City Post Office (BRCPO) that helps connect potential short-term volunteers with theme camps, art installations, and other community services. If you are looking for help or want to help, come to the INSS at the event and find out more!

Hometown: Cupertino, CA
Contact: sylvia8 (at) mindspring (dot) com

Interplanetary Dance Commandos
The Interplanetary Dance Commandos need YOU! Join us on our galactic quest to bring life to distant quarters of space time, as we head out in search of lost parties. Well be throwing open the cargo doors of our Space Lounge in the Avalon Space Station to new recruits, fuelling you with exotic drinks before dividing into musical platoons for drill practice and heading out of the barracks into the night.

By day well be out looking for you, or you can dock at Avalon and sample the goodness of the Universes best candy, the fruit of millennia of refinement. Beware the press gangs. Hometown: London, UK
URL: www.dancecommandos.org
Contact: pirsirsursuaq (at) yahoo.co (dot) uk

Interstellar Interchange
In "The Magnetic Pull of Asterisms" Bolide et al. propose that the orbits and and other various pathways of charged particles, as determined by the pull of a globular star cluster's magnetosphere, could be reorganized into a high order structure via a network of turnpikes and on- and off-ramps. The question of how one might construct such an interchange in the void of interstellar space was left undetermined. As a result of our extensive collaboration with Caltrans and the Department of Motor Vehicles, we release new findings regarding real methods of construction for such interchanges. The "parking cone", a seventy-two-centimeter high conical entity composed of neon-orange polyvinyl chloride, presents science with unprecedented attributes. These "parking cones" are capable of generating non-physical fields, or rather non-physical extensions of their physical form. It is these phantom extensions -- these non-physical fields -- which we propose can establish the necessary limitations for erecting an INTERSTELLAR INTERCHANGE, thus providing science a new method of regulating the paths of interstellar bodies.

Hometown: Berkeley, CA
Contact: waarawaara (at) aol (dot) com

I'm Ok, You're Ok Corral!
The Ok Corral is one of the hottest destination on the playa. We not only rock the house at our camp with day parties but also throughout the playa on Bar Car. So saddle up and get ready for another memorable burn.

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

Irrational Geographic Society
The 2004 Irrational Geographic Society expedition to the Black Rock Desert will explore the effects of close contact with heavenly objects human beings, aliens, and other animate beings found in and around the location referred to as "Burning Man".

Hometown: El Cerrito, CA
URL: www.chillonia.org/igs/
Contact: junkael (at) shibboleth (dot) org