Photo by Alisha Vargas

We have the following vendors and community groups have committed to being a part of this year’s Compression:


Melting Pot: Everyone’s favorite counter-culture store…jewelry, glowies, awesome clothing and fanny packs, if it’s cool and festival-related, the Melting Pot probably carries it!

Morris Burner Hostel: Reno’s only hostel! Burner and Art hostel, come by to chat, see what swag we might have, or arrange to come by for a tour after or another time.

Out of Loft Clothing: Shannon creates comfortable and flexible unique clothing.

Reno Celtic Celebration: Join us in October to get your Celtic on.

Reno Core Project: They generally do something interactive and fun, a way for people to interact with Burner stuff.

That’s Cute: Edie has amazing and awesome handbags, jewelry and accessories

Twisted Wolf Leather Works: Leather. Should be amazing.

Eldorado: All the beer

Maya’s Mind: Come support and see swag items for Maya’s Mind, a new project from the Makers of Inside the Mind of DaVinci

All Wrapped Up: Wraps. Food Truck. Love it!

Codfather: Fish. Food Truck. Amazeballs, their Calamari rings are some of the best I’ve had.

Northern Lights and Trees: Info booth only, come pick up some FREE CHRISTMAS LIGHTS for all your playa decoration pleasure. They generally raffle off a light prize.

Coalition of Crafters: Flowery headbands, leather goods, tunics, things that won’t burn easily, these folks will be awesome!

Friends of the Black Rock/High Rock: Help preserve our natural resource! If you haven’t been out to the Black Rock when 70,000 other people were there, you are missing out. Info booth

Polyesthers Clothing Boutique: For custom created clothing creations, Miss Poly is an amazing seamstress! Also sponsor of the Playa Fashion Show!

Art Works by Peter Hazel: The artist of “Bloom” the giant jellyfish coming to the playa this year, Peter will be giving information about his project and how you can help!