Sex Positive Camps

The 2016 burn in still in the planning stages. We’ll update this guide when the official camp list is published in early summer.

Queer? Kinky? Just plain slutty? So’s everyone else in Black Rock City. Especially the people at these fine establishments.

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Suspended Animation’s top picks

And then there’s only LOVE

4:00 & Airstrip

Home of the super-amazing air-conditioned orgy dome. No, seriously: a place on the playa that’s air conditioned and clean and you can go there to have sex. How awesome is that?

Camp Beaverton for Wayward Girls

False Idol & 7:45

Camp Beaverton for Wayward Girls is a community for Gay & Queer Women, Lesbians, Bisexuals, Dykes, Sluts, Butches, Bois, Transfolk, Bi-curious and beyond. We provide a kick-ass, inclusive queer oasis in BRC for women and a continuing conversation exploring female and feminine queer sexuality.

Playfully Yours

7:30 & Bondage

Playfully Yours is a great place for new people to dip their toes in the BDSM pool. Friendly, well-equipped, and welcoming.


Bondage & 4:45

We are a group of Polyamorists seeking to live our dreams, and this camp is one manifestation of that. Polyamory involves openness to multiple loving relationships, with honesty among all partners.


7:30 & Extraterrestrial

Retrofrolic is an adult oriented camp of games with prizes, a fully equipped BDSM dungeon and a full service bar. We offer sensual exercises of pain and pleasure with music, massage and masochism.

Shots For Shocks

6:00 & GDP

It’s pretty simple: get shocked with a cattle prod, win a shot of booze. What could possibly go wrong?

Spanky’s Wine Bar

9:15 & Esplanade

Massive wine bar, dance floor, carnival rides, amusement rides, adult fun, parades, theme events, games, and Morning Painjoy Radio (MPR).

Suspended Animation

7:30 & Bondage

Experience full-suspension erotic rope bondage: part kinetic art, part thrill ride, part endorphin rush. Our crew of expert riggers offers bondage rides, workshops for all levels, breathtaking performances, and night time play parties. We also rove the playa on our bondage bed art car and build impromptu bondage sculpture!

Even more sex-positive camps


7:30 & False Idol

Fun. Frisky. Fabulous.

Camp Conduit

Holy & 3:15

Camp Conduit is gifting sun hats, hemp bondage rope, and knot instruction to the masses. Returning in 2013 with more hats, more rope, and more fabulous accessories!

Cheezy Porn

3:30 & Extraterrestrial

Celebrating porn, the cheezier the better.

Comfort and Joy

7:30 & Extraterrestrial

Restore your body and lift your spirits at Comfort & Joy, a gay community oasis offering a fully functioning Gym, colorful art installations and daily events including yoga classes, inspiring performances, & quite queer nightlife.

Gender Blender

7:45 & Extraterrestrial

Boy? Girl? Ze? Unidentified? You decide. Gender Blender is a safe haven for those bending and blending gender, a place to come and explore for those who have always wanted to mix up their gender but have never before, and a spot for those who are curious about gender play and how gender impacts and affects our lives. We are a gender conscious open loving community that runs workshops, theatrics, loves sparkles, drag, and making smoothies in the desert.


7:30 & GDP

GLAMCOCKS are an all-gay, always glamorous group of boys from all across the world. We are dedicated to creating a loving, open-minded, body-positive environment, and as always – fantabulous sunset parties.

Mohammed’s Mini Martini and Erotica

Esplanade & 9:00

Mo’s is the place in Black Rock City for the coldest martinis and the hottest erotica on a hot desert afternoon. Come in and enjoy a cool one (13 is our limit!) in our bedouin tent amid pillows and rugs. Select nights we will be slowing down with mint tea in our sensually lit refuge.

Porn and Donuts

7:30 & Airstrip

Porn and Donuts - Get your daily dose of porn, while enjoying fresh donuts on the Playa!

Safer Sex Camp

6:00 & Holy

Making the world awesomer by providing safer sex kits to individuals and theme camps.

Want even more? Check out the complete theme camp listing and the playa event listing.