Pennsylvania - Pittsburgh

Regional Community

Pittsburgh will always be the Steel City, but in recent years we’ve seen a rebirth – or perhaps uncovering – of the freakier and artistic underbelly of the city.

One part of that has been the growth of a continguous Burner community, one that’s grown from a few of us, and a few disparate groups to a larger community.  And not just any community, but one that puts on a 400+ person regional burn in the middle of winter (what else brings the spirit of the elements that Burning Man provides?).

We’re here, we’re growing, and we’d love to meet you.  Come out sometime and help us bring the playa to the ‘burgh…

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Get involved and find out about local happenings by signing up on our Announcement list, chat with other Burners on our Discussion lists, or follow us via your social media of choice - but definitely come out and get involved!

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Regional Contacts:

Jessie Tymoczko
burning since:
personal quote:
There is a seat for you at our table.
Andrew Tepper (Teppy)
burning since:
personal quote:
Taking PR advice from your lawyer is like taking financial advice from your bookie.
Hal Homler (H-Bomb)
burning since:
personal quote:
Life moves pretty fast. If you don't stop and look around once in a while you can miss it.