Welcome to our Village. We drum, dance, and celebrate the Burn. The Lamplighters embrace the Ten Principles of Burning Man. We are closely aligned with the RL Burning Man organization and with BURN2. We enthusiastically welcome new members to drum and dance with us!
We are called to perform the last four processions of this festival, today the 22nd of October, and tomorrow the 23rd of October. Please arrive 30 minutes before each scheduled procession time. 10:30am SLT for the 11:00am procession followed by the 12:00pm Burn 4:30pm SLT for the 5:00pm procession followed by the 6:00pm Burn Fire … Continue reading
I have some information to give about our schedule with processions on the two Burn days. We will follow abbreviated procession routes on Saturday and Sunday, details will be in a group notice sent out Thursday night. At both the Man and Temple Burns, Lamplighters will be in attendance to lead the community to dance … Continue reading
Our Press Day event was such fun! We did a ride-on with Lucy which was hilarious. Quite a feisty old girl is our Lucy! We drove all around the playa even through fire (!) and passed up all sorts of slow moving mutant vehicles along the way. We’re looking ahead to tomorrow and beyond – … Continue reading
BURN2’s annual Big Burn themed “Da Vinci’s Workshop” is set to open with the Lamplighters leading a procession onto the playa at 10:00am SLT. We will welcome everyone to the event and follow a route around the playa, from the Welcome Area and ending at the Lamplighters Village. This will also be the first of … Continue reading
With a heavy heart we share news about a much-loved Elder, Lamplighter, Fire Dancer and longtime Burner, Ladyslipper Constantine. Yesterday the 17th of September, after a valiant fight against cancer, she passed away peacefully, surrounded by loved ones. She will be dreadfully missed, but we shall treasure our memories of this deeply passionate Burner. She … Continue reading
Hello Lamplighters… We will be putting our fiery, fun-loving heads together and planning our Lamplighters Village for the upcoming Octoburn event themed “da Vinci’s Workshop” – we’re going back in time to the Renaissance, to bring forth some great ideas for decorating our Village and we want YOUR input and participation! Come to the BURN2 … Continue reading