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a pop-up camping experience, desert beach + art compound

october 2016  |  april 2017

indio, california

 
 
 

hello and welcome to Base Camp;
a pop-up camping experience, desert beach + art compound.

Base Camp will take place during both desert festival weekends (october 6-10 & october 13-17, 2016) as well as all weekends in april 2017 (april 13-17, april 20-24 & april 27-May 1, 2017). The Base Camp property is located 6 miles south of the Polo Fields and features 40 acres of rv, tent + car camping, swimming, music, food, drinks, art & much more. Welcome to Base Camp.

 

DATES

October 6-10, 2016

October 13-17, 2016

April 13-17, 2017

April 20-24, 2017

April 27-May 1, 2017

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BASE CAMP LOCATION

Base Camp is located at Lago Vista Ranch, 6 miles south of the Polo Fields in Thermal, California: 82950 61st Ave, Thermal, CA 92274 (@ Jackson St.)

Click HERE for Google Maps Location • Click HERE for MapQuest Location

 

LOCAL AIRPORTS

Palm Springs International Airport
3400 E. Tahquitz Canyon Way
Palm Springs, CA 92262
(28 Miles from Base Camp)

Ontario International Airport
Terminal Bldg #200
Ontario, CA 91761
(98 Miles from Base Camp)

Los Angeles International Airport
1 World Way
Los Angeles, CA 90045
(150 Miles from Base Camp)

Desert Resorts Regional Airport
56-850 Higgens Dr.
Thermal, CA 92274
(6 Miles from Base Camp)

 

ADDRESS

82950 61st Avenue
Thermal, CA 92274

760-848-4165

 

BASE CAMP AMENITIES

  • Restroom (Flushable Toilets) & Shower Facilities

  • Swimming Pool & Lake

  • Desert Beach

  • Lakeside Lounge

  • Pop-Up Restaurant by F10 Creative & Cheeky's Serving Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner & Snacks (April 2017 Only)

  • Styling Lounge

  • Cocktail Bar

  • Coffee Bar

  • Hot Air Balloon Rides

  • Festival Transportation

  • Charging Station

  • Concierge Service

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CAMPSITE TYPES

RV CAMPING

Base Camp 'RV Campsites' are approximately 20' x 40' grass sites. Electric service is available for $250 for the full weekend. We do not offer water or sewer hook-ups so please be sure to show up with a full water tank and empty sewer tank! Contact our official RV partner, So Cal RV's for a discounted rate. Drop-off & Pick-up service is also available. There is no limit to the amount of guests staying in your RV although every person must have a Base Camp "Camping Pass." Please note that there are no "in's & out's" with your RV. Once it is parked it must stay in your site for the duration of your stay.

TENT CAMPING

Base Camp 'Tent Campsites' are approximately 12' x 12' grass sites. Upon arrival, you will be directed to your campsite to unload your vehicle from just a few feet away. You may bring a pop-up tent for shade, chairs, coolers and other camping supplies as long as everything fits within your site. Due to the possibility of high winds, we ask that you please collapse and secure your tent each day before you leave for the festival. There is no limit to the amount of guests staying in your tent site although every person must have a Base Camp "Camping Pass."

CAR CAMPING

Base Camp 'Car Camping Campsites' are approximately 10' x 30' grass sites. All 'Car Camping' sites must have one car and one tent. Please note that there are no "in's & out's" with the vehicle in your 'Car Camping' site. Once your car is parked it must stay in your site for the duration of your stay. You may bring a pop-up tent for shade, chairs, coolers and other camping supplies as long as everything fits within your site. Due to the possibility of high winds, we ask that you please collapse and secure your tent each day before you leave for the festival. There is no limit to the amount of guests staying in your car camping site although every person must have a Base Camp "Camping Pass."

TURN-KEY BOUTIQUE TENT

Arrive to Base Camp in style with your very own "Turn-Key Boutique Tent" set up and waiting for you. Each tent is available unfurnished or fully furnished (with your choice of one or two full-size beds) and stands 16' in diameter and 9.5' tall at the center. Ventilation comes from a fully closable front screen door as well as 4 closable sidewall screen windows and 3 screened vents at the apex. The tent will be fully constructed upon your arrival and taken down upon your departure. The fully furnished tents are large enough to sleep 2-4 adults comfortably and unfurnished tents can sleep 4-6 comfortably (although there is no limit to the number of guests in each tent). Other amenities for the fully furnished tents include a 20-amp electrical circuit, 500 thread count sheets, fan, bedside table, chairs, lanterns, rugs and much more. *Please note the price does not include the Base Camp Camping Pass. All "Turn-Key Boutique Tent" guests must also purchase a separate Camping Pass for entry.

Click HERE for more "Turn-Key Boutique Tent" information.

BASE CAMP
CAMPING RATE

October 2016  |  April 2017

$189 per person (includes tax & fees)

Rate is inclusive of up to 4 nights (Thursday - Monday).
Your reservation gives you a choice of campsite for no additional charge:
RV • Tent • Car Camping


ADDITIONAL AMENITIES & RATES

Turn-Key Boutique Tent, Unfurnished: $475 (total for whole weekend)
Turn-Key Boutique Tent, One Full Bed, Fully Furnished: $775 (total for whole weekend)
Turn-Key Boutique Tent, Two Full Beds, Fully Furnished: $975 (total for whole weekend)
RV electrical hook-up, thursday-monday: $250 per RV (total for whole weekend)
Base Camp festival shuttle pass, valid all weekend: $75 per person
Tethered hot air balloon rides: $25 per person
Roundtrip helicopter transportation from LAX or OC, inquire within
Roundtrip limo transportation, inquire within

Reservations

choose your Base Camp weekend to place your reservation:

for October 2016 reservations, please contact:
hello@welcometobasecamp.com

BASE CAMP PRESS