Decompression (or Decom) is a regional event that takes place from several weeks to a few months after Burning Man for individuals to "decompress" from their Burning Man experience. Many cities have a Decompression.

New York did not have a Decompression from 2010 through 2017, but in recent years it has returned:

With the success of the past two years, there is greater interest in planning for future Decom's. Therefore we are putting out a call for a Decompression Planning Committee for 2020. If you are interested in helping plan Decompression, please fill out the form below: