Welcome to Funhouse Creations, Inc.

your source for Cool Neon EL Wire, Total Control Lighting, and LEDs

in Oakland, CA., since 1999.

This 2022 Burning Man season

We will have one more in-person retail opportunity:

This Saturday, August 20th

11 AM – 4 PM

Our 23 year old tradition of hosting pre-Burning Man

soldering parties will remain on hold, hopefully to return next year. 

All sales and service will be outdoors until our store and showroom re-open.

Currently, staff is limited to friends and family so please be patient. 

Please note, our showroom is temporarily closed.

Orders can be placed over the phone anytime

and either shipped or picked up anytime from our secure pickup box.

We fulfilling orders until we leave for Burning Man!


Stay safe!


Stay healthy and take care of each other.


We are pleased to have been interviewed by

Accuracy Third

An Oral History of Black Rock

Check it out


We pride ourselves in offering the highest quality LEDs and Cool Neon EL wire – with the BEST customer service and technical support.

Look for New Items in our online catalog for our most recent additions.

We’re here to answer your technical and sales questions from 10 am – 5 pm PST Monday through Friday at 510-547-5878.  Walk-in customers are welcome in our shop at 1433 Mandela Pkwy in Oakland from 11 am to 4 pm Wednesday through Friday.

You can share your amazing projects with others by sending pictures of them to info@coolneon.comwww.facebook.com/coolneon, or @coolneon.

No sale is complete until you’re glowing!


Shop at our online catalogSee our Shipping Info page for times and prices.

Want to visit? Our in-store shopping hours are 11 am – 4 pm Wednesday through Friday.  See our Directions page for details. For fastest service, first, place your order online and select Will Call as your shipping option.  We’ll call to let you know when your order is ready for pickup.

Have a question? Our phones are open Monday through Firday 10 am – 5 pm PST — 510-547-5878.  You can also email us at info@coolneon.com

From Sochi to Nashville to British Columbia, we’ve been pleased to light up some of the most spectacular projects this year.  Helping you turn your vision into reality is our goal.

If you’re new to Cool Neon, our Online Ordering Guide will take you through the steps of ordering Cool Neon wire from our Online Catalog.  Check out our Funhouse Specials for sales of some of our favorite items.

We have many New Items in our online catalog.

For all events and sales, check out our What’s New and Facebook pages.

Cool Neon was an Editors’ Pick Winner in the San Francisco Guardian’s Best of the Bay Edition for Best Place to Get Lit!   Here’s to another year of helping our customers glow.

Introducing our line of individually addressable LEDs:  TOTAL CONTROL LIGHTING


Cool Neon Photo by Jim Daigle

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