The Wasteland Body Shop teams with European Body Art for apocalyptic makeovers

Wasteland Weekend is intended as a fully-themed, fully-immersive event. And while attendees are expected to already be in their finest post-apocalyptic gear when they walk through the gates, the event also offers to provide them an aesthetic boost. No other event has a makeover station like this. Run by professionals and with its basic services offered to all, free of charge. ... Read More »

The Wasteland World Car Show Is Coming July 28th, 2018!

Don’t miss the biggest collection of Mad Max-style cars to ever hit Los Angeles! July 28th, 2018, 10am – 4pm at the Automobile Driving Museum Full info here: WASTELAND WORLD CAR SHOW PAGE Or follow our Facebook event page and invite your friends! Read More »

Volunteer Applications For Wasteland 2018 Now Being Accepted!

Volunteer applications for Wasteland Weekend 2018 are now live! There are changes this year, new positions available etc. so please be sure to read through all of the information before you submit your application. And be sure you’ve read through everything (including the volunteer resources in the folder linked on the volunteer pages – it’s linked multiple times, you can’t ... Read More »

The 2018 Wastelanders Ball!

Tickets are now on sale for the 2018 Wastelanders Ball! You can find all the info (and purchase tickets) HERE. Click the link above for full info and wardrobe suggestions.  photo by Jeff Vaillancourt – From Wasteland Weekend 2016   Read More »

Tickets for Wasteland Weekend 2018 are now ON SALE!

Tickets for Wasteland Weekend 2018 went on sale Thursday, November 16th, 2017, at 9am Pacific Time. Please see our tickets page for full details and to buy yours! (Wasteland Weekend has sold out the last three years in a row) www.wastelandweekend.com/tickets Read More »

The End Of The World Has Ended! (For now)

Wasteland Weekend 2017 was our biggest ever! We had approximately 3,850 people out in the Mojave desert for what was an incredible five days of post-apocalyptic party mayhem. Our thanks go out to our amazing dedicated staff, our tireless volunteers, our medical and security teams, our partners in local fire safety and law enforcement, county and state officials, attendees and ... Read More »

Entertainment for Wasteland 2017

Wasteland Weekend 2017 brings you a wide variety of post-apocalyptic entertainment! *We sometimes need to update the schedule with changes right before the event, so be sure to check this page again before you head out to the wastes!* (Lineup subject to change) The full printable daily/hourly entertainment schedule is now available for download! WW 2017 – Official Entertainment Schedule 9-25-17a Printouts of the ... Read More »

Wasteland 2017 Music Lineup

Wasteland Weekend features live bands and DJs brought in from far and wide to play you a variety of hard-edged music. (Lineup is always subject to change. Watch our social media for announcements) The full entertainment schedule, including all performers and performance times, can be downloaded closer to the event, so check back  Read More »

PRESS RELEASE – Another Wasteland Weekend For The Post-apocalyptic History Books

photo by Alex Stover FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Another Wasteland Weekend for the post-apocalyptic history books California City, CA – September 26th, 2016 Something has been growing in the Mojave Desert of Southern California. An annual pop-up post-apocalyptic city straight out of a Mad Max movie, packed with costumed revelers, live music, and modified cars. Wasteland Weekend, now in its seventh ... Read More »

Thank you for an amazing Wasteland Weekend 2016!

photo by Ross Way Thank you to all of our hard working staff and volunteers for the greatest Wasteland Weekend ever! This was our seventh year and our post-apocalyptic city has never looked better. Our amazingly talented Wastelanders have never looked better. And the end of the world has never been this much fun. We hosted over 2,500 people this ... Read More »