Player Breaks are an important part of the esports calendar. According to information provided by Dreamhack representative, the current year player break will be held in August.
30/7-26/8 is the full block as instructed by player union representatives, Stockholm right after from 27/8-2/9
— Marc Winther (@marcwinther) March 20, 2018
Specifically, he mentions the Player break to be from 27th August until 2nd September 2018. The first event after the Player break would be the Dreamhack Stockholm.