The Charms of the Burn

In the build-up to Where the Sheep Sleep, Dutch newspapers ran an item this Thursday on the beauty, addiction, weirdness and beyond coolness of a Burn. Don’t worry if you missed it, you can [...]

Arrival and Exodus

Arrival and Exodus Arrival Like it ought to be at an event like this, you need to take some effort to get there :-). The site itself is not reachable by car. The car needs to be parked in the [...]

Our Ten Guiding Principles

People intrigued by the notion of Burning Man often ask me “What is it like there?” My answers to this question usually involve me telling some whacky story from AfrikaBurn. Like the time 1,500 [...]

What? Where? When?

Who’s playing? Where’s that cool workshop? Why am I lost? Former editions of Where the Sheep Sleep came with a magical little booklet that held all the answers. It was created by and for people [...]

Themecamp Stories

Fancy chilling out in a jazz lounge? Feel like a rejuvenating bounce on a trampoline? Have a wish you’d like to cast and then willingly allow fate to take over? There are theme camps for all of [...]

ART | Come build (and Burn) the Man with us!

Come build and burn the Man with us! The Man Grant: For this year’s Sheep we are looking for a team that wants to build The Man. Are you up for the task to form a crew to build the man? Do you [...]

NEWS | Volunteers raise your hands!

Volunteers raise your hands! The quickest way to scoring extra karma points (and friends for life): Pick up a volunteer-shift at Where the Sheep Sleep! Even though everything at WtSS is created [...]

News | LocationLocationLocation

Imagine a flowing green meadow that just eagerly awaits to become your playground for 4 days! Surrounded by beautiful trees that are either the entry to a magical forest, the canvas for [...]

How to Festival without a trace

Festivals are having a hard time minimizing their eco-footprint. With massive amounts of garbage, bottles, abandoned tents and general recklessness of their visitors, that seems like easier said [...]