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MAY 10–13, 2018





Panel discussions and talks about sustainable business, practices & the environment. Artists, Installations spread out across tulum town, beach and jungle. Concert events and nightlife programing.


Tulum is our home. We live here, work here, raise our families here. Art With Me is a collaborative effort of local residents and business owners throughout the town and beaches of Tulum. For the first time we will unite for a common cause. We will share concerns, ideas, and solutions to the infrastructure and environmental challenges we face as a community.

We have gathered some of the most prominent venues in Tulum to host a collection of experiences that highest artistic innovations across a variety of mediums - culinary, visual, cultural, and experiential - ALL to draw attention to the environmental issues that affect us locally and globally.

Join us!

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To book your stay, email us at
(hotel guests get automatic access to all PPP Programming during the festival)


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Papaya Playa Project
Art With Me Festival





Our program consists of  Free (RSVP Required) as well as ticket-only activities.
See our program below for more details.

PPP Hotel Guests get automatic access to all of PPP Festival Programming.
To access all other festival activities, a ticket purchase is required.

To book your stay, email us at

For festival tickets,
visit the link below:


PPP Art Walk


Experience the works of international and local artists bringing  the jungle trail of Papaya PlayaProject to life.  Interactive day and night installations inspired by the beautiful jungle and beach of Tulum.  

Meet our Artists →

Are you a local artist and want to join our Art Walk?

We have a few spots available, please write and send us your portafolio to:

Thievery Corporation at PPP

Live Music Concerts

Dance With Me at Papaya Playa Project presents live performances from globally renowned artists. Festival ticket-holders and PPP Hotel Guests will have automatic access to these events. FOR TICKETS tickets to access these events, email us at

Saturday, May 12th
Music by
Thievery Corporation (Full Band) 
Kerala Dust (live)
DJ Nancy Kyd

Festival Closing Event
Sunday, May 13th
Music by: 

Satori and the Band from Space


Care With Me PPP Beach

Care With Me - Sustainability Talk

A discussion about Tulum’s most critical environmental problems featuring key local and worldwide activists.

It is our mission to forge alliances that have a direct impact on local infrastructure and sustainability, with better business practices, municipal support, and a commitment to the regeneration of our planet.

Participants/Speakers: To be announced soon.

When (Date Changed!): SUNDAY, May 13th at 6:30pm
Where: Papaya Playa Project
Entry: MUST RSVP due to LIMITED SPACE, priority access to festival ticket-holders and PPP Hotel guests. 

PPP Vegan Food Market

Vegan Food Market

Locally-sourced produce and food prepared local vegan enthusiasts. Come enjoy a variety of vegan meals, cold-pressed juices, and snacks while visiting our Art Walk and Art Lounge. 

When: Friday and Saturday from noon to 5pm
Entry: MUST RSVP, festival ticket holders and PPP Hotel guest have automatic entry.

ppp wine tasting

Wine tasting

Globally sourced biodynamic wines from small and exclusive producers curated by Papaya Playa's own sommelier featuring:
• Landron brut Atmospheres - Loire (folle Blanche y Pinot Noir)
• Pin guillaume Apremont- Savoie (jacquere)
Rive Droite Rive Gauche - Rhone (Grenache Blanc)
• Chateau vieux Verdot St emilion - Bordeaux (Merlot, Cabernet Sauvignon Petit Verdot y Carbernet Franc)

When: Sunday, May 13th
Two sittings: 4-5:30 pm & 5:30-7pm

$80 USD for 2
By Reservation Only

Cacao Ceremony PPP

CACAO Ceremony

Through a Cacao ceremony (the ancestral medicine of the heart) we will explore each one of our senses with live music, smells, textures and crystal healings as we enter a plane of light and joy through the natural properties of this magical seed.

When: Saturday, May 12th - 12pm-1:15 pm
Meet at reception: 11:50 am
$25 USD for non-hotel guests
*Free for PPP guests*