The Celebration That We Call Life // Lotte Beilin

  Celebration for me is embedded within the the way I live. Waking up each day is a celebration just as putting on my pyjamas each night and getting into

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The Elders of The Tribe // Dany Ray

I would like to reflect on some of my experiences at Midburn from my perspective as one of the founding members of “The Elders of the Tribe.” This camp is

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Party Pants: Uses and Gratifications // Dannah Cahn

Last June I lost my burn-virginity. Countless thoughts floated through my mind as I inhaled the playa for the first time, but one stuck: Look what humans can do. The

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”Hah-ghee- gah” : חגיגה // Chandra Zas

The Pursuit of Pleasure in the Holy Land Google defines celebration as “the action of marking one’s pleasure at an important event or occasion by engaging in enjoyable, typically social,

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Community Ignites Change // Giora Israel

The Generator is a new social initiative that the Midburn Association recently launched. It aims to inspire and provide tools and support for social projects initiated by members of the

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Heartbreak and Connection // Sivan Abelson

At Midburn, I found myself fighting depression due to a recent breakup. Each morning I was on the verge of packing up my gear and driving home. I was unable

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Human Instinct and Need for Community at Midburn // Chandra Zas

Every Human wants Community. Connection is the strongest bond of Community.  I know no better way of intentionally creating connection than creating shared experiences. And what better playground is there

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The Generator – Igniting Social Change

Come join us and grow your social initiative! Midburn creates change in Israeli society The spirit of Midburn and its community can serve as a platform for change and positive

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Midburn 2017 Theme Selection

The Playa dust from 2016 still hasn’t settled, and here we are – already starting to create Midburn 2017, and our first step is choosing a theme. This year we

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THE LONG ROAD HOME, 2 – PERMITS, NUDITY AND CIVIC RESPONSIBILITY // GIORA (GIO) ISRAEL

As I type, we’re finally wrapping up several months of intensive negotiations with the authorities about its licensing terms for Midburn. Our biggest challenge along the way and in the

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