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Past Events

 

Held in the Tankwa Karoo since 2007, AfrikaBurn is a prolific community of creative individuals who come together each year to create pure magic. Here’s the basic info of each past year – for more info, check out the AfrikaBurn wiki.

2007

  • Dates: 22 – 25 November
  • Theme: Tribe
  • No. of Participants: ~1,000
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2008

  • Dates: 16 – 19 October
  • Theme: Power
  • No. of Participants: ~1,200
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2009

  • Dates: 9 – 13 September
  • Theme: Time
  • No. of Participants: ~1,600
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2010

  • Dates: 22 – 27 April
  • Theme: Dream
  • No. of Participants: ~2,200
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2011

  • Dates: 27 April – 2 May
  • Theme: Stof: the Primal Mud
  • No. of Participants: ~4,000
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2012

  • Dates: 25 – 30 April
  • Theme: Mirage
  • No. of Participants: 5,700
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2013

  • Dates: 1 – 6 May
  • Theme: Archetypes
  • No. of Participants: 7,000
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2014

  • Dates: 28 April – 4 May
  • Theme: The Trickster
  • No. of Participants: 9,000
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2015

  • Dates: 27 April – 3 May
  • Theme: The Gift
  • No. of Participants: 9,800
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2016

  • Dates: 25 April – 1 May
  • Theme: X
  • No. of Participants: 11,800

2017

  • Dates: 24 – 30 April
  • Theme: Play
  • No. of Participants: 13,000

To view event guides, maps and Survival Guides from years gone by, head here.