If you’re a part of the RV or nomadic community, chances are you’ve heard of the Gutted event. First occurring in September 2021, nomads and content creators alike joined together for an exciting competition, live music, activities and workshops, and all-around fun. Well, it was so successful that it’s happening again — and you can be involved!
Interested in learning more? Keep reading to learn all about the Gutted event, the Gutted reality show, and how you can get tickets.
What Is the Gutted Event?
Gutted is an event that brings together like-minded creators, influencers, and businesses in the travel industry. This is for RV, van, and skoolie builds, live entertainment, and just plain fun.
Last year’s Gutted event featured artists and comedians. It also featured content creators such as Chris Penn, Sue Perkins, The Endless Adventure, and many more.
Featured in Alamosa, Colo., three teams competed against each other to complete skoolie, RV, and van builds in just five days. You can watch the entire competition for free on Blankspace.
About the Gutted Event
Good news! Gutted is happening again from October 4 to 9, 2022, in Smithville, Mo. You can actually compete, work on your own rig, or just hang out.
There will be workshops such as “Adding a Shower to your Vehicle” and “How to Work Remotely on the Road,” and activities like Morning Yoga and even a Lip Sync Battle.
What to Expect
This area has many lakefront campsites, hiking trails, and even some sites with electrical hookups. The roads going into the camp are paved and, therefore, can handle a variety of rigs. There will also be indoor bathrooms and showers, a dump station, and a water fillup.
If you’re interested in working on your rig while you’re at Gutted, there will be plenty of experts and vendors to supply materials. What’s more? You’ll be in good proximity to all the activities and services in the area.
Who Will Be There
According to the Gutted website, they’ll be announcing who is attending soon. In the meantime, let’s take a look at who came last year:
The lineup included The Endless Adventure, Regretlyss, Roam Sweet Roamers, Stephi Lee, Justin and Juby, VanX, Enigmatic Nomads, and Chris Penn. Transcend Existence, Dawn of Vanlife, Lisa Jacobs, Sue Perkins, Linnea and Akela, Steve Ford, I am Provolone, and Project Van Life also made appearances. For a list of the entire lineup from last year and updates for this year, visit the website.
Where to Camp
The 2022 Gutted Event will be at Camp Branch. There are 346 campsites available at this location, including 200 50-amp electrical sites. According to their website, tent and RV sites are available, with options for lake-side sites and large sites for big rigs.
How to Get Tickets
Interested in attending the Gutted Event? You’re in luck. You can bring your tent, skoolie, RV, van, and camp out among the rest of the crowd at Camp Branch. Tickets start at $59 for a day pass, which also includes the panels, workshops, vendors, and other activities.
If you want to spend the entire six days at the Gutted Event, you can purchase a General Admission pass for $229. That includes a six-day pass, access to panels and workshops, vendors and activities, and advanced activity signup.
However, if you want to experience everything Gutted has to offer, you can purchase a VIP pass for $529. That will give you access to all six days of the festival. This includes panels and workshops, vendors and activities, advanced sign-up, and a reserved viewing area.
You’ll also get backstage access, cast meet n’ greet, your name included in the credits, priority check-in, and a premium campsite location.
How to Get Involved
Want to volunteer? Have questions? Need accommodations? You can contact the people at Gutted via their website. All you need is an email!
What Is the Gutted Show?
Not only is Gutted an epic six-day festival, but it’s also a reality show! Yes, there will be live taping at the event, which will become an exciting show that anyone can watch for free.
So if you’re unable to make it to the event, no worries! You’ll be able to catch up with all your favorite nomads when it airs on Blankspace. All you’ll need to do is download the app! In the meantime, you can always watch last year’s season.
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Is It Worth Attending the Gutted Event?
So, should you attend the Gutted event? We think so! Even if you only purchase a day pass, you’ll be able to experience the festival, meet like-minded people, and feel like you’re a part of something big. Not only that, but you’ll be able to watch the Gutted Show on Blankspace after and tell everyone, “I was there!”
Do you plan on attending the Gutted event? Let us know in the comments below!
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