All ceremonial fires within the City of Boulder require a permit issued through Boulder Fire-Rescue.

Get a Ceremonial Fire Permit


  • Permit for ceremonial fire issued by the fire department.
  • The fire is contained in either a fire pit or a ceremonial “chantico.”
  • A water source is available at all times.
  • The fire is extinguished if winds exceeded 15 mph.
  • Fire adheres to state and county requirements for air quality and burn restrictions.

Fill out an application

Download and fill out the application form:

Submit your application

  1. In-person or by mail
    • Boulder Fire-Rescue
      3065 Center Green Drive Boulder
      CO 80301
  2. By email