Camp in A Beehive: Music Festival Sleeping Pods

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Ever wonder what it’s like to to sleep in a beehive? Leave it to the Europeans to reinvent the festival camping experience with these stackable sleeping cells. The B-AND-BEE sleeping cells made their debut last year during Gentse Feesten in Belgium with half a dozen prototypes. Judging from these pictures, we hope to see them hit the full festival circuit this year.

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Each cell has luggage storage, a locker, a light, and a power supply. The king size bed can also be easily transformed into a comfortable lounge seat. While they look like fun, we’re curious to see how they hold up during a full summer festival complete with heatwaves and rain.

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The B-AND-BEE team worked with security agencies, festivals, and urban services to develop a system that could be setup quickly and have a very small footprint.

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Bonus points — they double as art.

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Photo Credits: B-AND-BEE

Born during a sweaty, backstage, Bonnaroo downpour, the editor-in-chief’s mission in life is to dance, write, and travel to every great festival that this wide world has to offer. While his identity remains a mystery, you may have already met him, probably when he helped himself to your party favors.

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