We know that everyone is super excited about Ticket Sales tonight.  Right below this article is a bunch of information on Ticket Sales, please be sure to read it so you don't miss out.

Also, we've opened up several of our applications just in time for ticket sales, but we're still working on a few of them.  Check out what's new and what's ready to go below.

NEW SITE FAQ:  Why'd we move?  What's going on with this "new" pdf site?  Inquiring minds what to know.  Click on over to the New Site FAQ to get some information about our new home.

TICKETING INFORMATION: In addition to some of the awesome information in the post below.  You can find out even more by going to our Ticketing Information Page.



Theme Camps and Theme Camp Placement

Art Placement

On Site Parking



What Where When

Sound Camp Applications

Volunteer Schedules



Ticket Sale Date: April 4th, 9pm EST

Ticket Sale Link:


  • Adult tickets, and minors 13-18: $65
  • Minors 12 and under - free

Payment Method:

  • To purchase tickets to Playa del Fuego, you must have a PayPal account. We recommend that you log into your PayPal account before joining the ticket queue.

# Available to Purchase:

  • A total of 750 tickets will be available in Round 1.
  • Each adult may purchase up to 4 adult / minor (13-18) tickets at once.
  • Each adult may select as many minor (12 and under) tickets as needed.

Addition Details:

  • You'll need to sign a waiver to claim your ticket
  • Depending on the performance of this sale, a second round at $80 a ticket might be added
  • ALL participants who have earned a reserved ticket are encouraged to go into this sale
  • More information is included on the Ticketing FAQ
  • You will be required to have a valid ID which matches the name on your ticket to gain entry into PDF this year.

Art Grants are Closed - But Pony Applications are still live!

We're sorry that you missed your chance for an Art Grant this year, however if you are interested in building our Pony applications for the Pony Builder are still open!

Head over to the Build Art (Link is under Participate at the top) page to read more about our application process and fill in our Grant Forms.

As always, you must be signed in to access the forms!



Change begets more change.

Please pardon our dust.  Over the course of the next few months you may find things moving around, or straight up missing as we update page information for our new site and processes.  We'd also love to hear your feedback, so please reach out to us HERE with any thoughts or suggestions on the new site!



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 on the discussion and planning of our events.

Upcoming PC Meetings: 

  • Tuesday, June 12th from 7:30-9pm 

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:

Two Important Announcements

Fall 2017 Playa del Fuego has been cancelled.
FAQ re. the Decision to Cancel Fall 2017 Playa del Fuego can be found here:

Playa del Fuego is proud to announce a new event, Contsellation, which will be held on SEPTEMBER 28 - OCTOBER 2, 2017 at Pegasus Farm Campground in Elkins, WV.
Today, we invite you to visit the event website to learn more:
The website is a work in progress, and we hope you’ll return frequently for updates.
Interested in taking on a leadership role? Apply here!
We invite you join the Constellation Mailing List here: ----->
and like the Facebook group: ----->

Upcoming PC Meetings

Time for spring wrap-up and fall planning.  Join in on the fun by participating in our monthly PC meetings!

Upcoming PC Meetings: