One of the 10 principals of Burning Man is Participation.

"Our community is committed to a radically participatory ethic. We believe that transformative change, whether in the individual or in society, can occur only through the medium of deeply personal participation. We achieve being through doing. Everyone is invited to work. Everyone is invited to play. We make the world real through actions that open the heart." (taken from the 10 principals at

This is how Camp BUI volunteers and participates:


Center Cafe

Emergency Services

Black Rock Rangers


Playa Orchestra

Camp Arctica: Safari, Bella

Man Watch: Rigger

Burn Perimeter: Street Walker

Playa Choir: Footsie, Shutterbug, Stitch

Kostume Kult: Hurricane

Temple Guardian: Shade, Bones

Fire and Rescue: Spitfire

Ultra Marathon: Juggernaut, Karmadeus

Billion Bunny March: Tin Man, Tiny Dancer

Naked Mile: Karmadeus