Playa del Fuego is excited to announce that a site has been chosen and a contract signed for Playa del Fuego 2018, Memorial Day weekend, Thursday May 24 at 5pm - Monday May 28 at noon!  The site is a reclaimed coal strip mine just west of Tamaqua, PA.  Check back often for further details!  Information on ticket sale dates and art grant dates will be posted as soon as key leadership positions are filled and dates are set. 


Playa del Fuego has a unique culture known as the Planning Committee, which radically includes everyone in the community. To participate in the Planning Committee, one simply decides to - by joining the Planning Committee calls.  At PdF, it really is that simple to be a part the group of people who plan, produce, and create a sanctioned Burning Man Regional burn.  PdF presents a unique opportunity for burners to develop leadership skills and become involved in the Burning Man community with various levels of involvement. 

The Planning Committee for Playa del Fuego 2018 is seeking Self-Motivated, Self-Organized, Collaborative, Burn-Loving DOERS who will step up and commit to the creating a new PdF at the new site, by coordinating or helping to coordinate a department team! 

Please see / fill out the Leadership Application for more information regarding the responsibilities of a coordinator, and which departments are seeking which positions:


Not sure you want to help at the leadership level, but want to contribute in a big way?  Fill out the form and select Volunteer.  We can connect you with you the department of your choice.  


Winter 2018 PC Meeting Dates

Join in the discussion and planning for Spring PDF 2018 by participating in our monthly PC meetings!

Upcoming PC Meetings: 

  • Tuesday, March 27, 7:30 p.m.

Call-in information: Join from PC, Mac, Linux, iOS or Android:
Or iPhone one-tap :
    US: +16699006833,,666258919#  or +14086380968,,666258919# 
Or Telephone:
    Dial(for higher quality, dial a number based on your current location):
        US: +1 669 900 6833  or +1 408 638 0968  or +1 646 876 9923 

Meeting ID: 666 258 919

Link to view proposals or make your own: