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October 14, 2017: Los Angeles Burning Man Decom Art & Music Festival!

It's time for the 13th Los Angeles Burning Man Decompression Art & Music Festival at the newly renovated LA State Historic Park in Chinatown.
Oct14-lowres-2017Decom-WobsarazziThis year particularly will be a spectacular event, since the park's renovation...it will lend an additional eye catching backdrop to this magnificent event.

Just in case you didn't know...Burning Man has become a phenomenon that has attracted some of the most talented people on the planet to congregate, collaborate, and celebrate life. The event's reputation offers a transformative experience...which is how and why a Decompression event came about. Presented by the Los Angeles League of Arts, this is THE official Los Angeles decom event. Burners (attendees of the famed event) found that they just were not ready to return to their normal life...hence Decom was born. 

This will be an incredible art party...not to be missed. Enjoy four stages. The IgNight Fire Stage will feature fire performances. Or stop by Charlie the Unicorn stage...diva Danielle who is the famous Todd Spero will be spinning along with Jacob Casmir, Fleetwood Smack, Erik, Nelson, Somekindaweirdo, and Philip Evans. 

Another DJ based stage is called the Art Car Bus Stop and finally Subtract Music runs the fourth stage featuring DJs, Anton Tumas, Brad Moontribe, Deltavox, Isaiah Martin, Joe P., Loboman, Massio, Patricio, Synchronometry, and Zach Walker.
Oct14-2017-lowres-Decom2-pixbyEsquireJauchemSee the LA Decompression 2017 FB Page and the Los Angeles State Historic Park FB Page.

Admission $20 (cash only, ATMs provided), Children under 12 free. No advance Sales, Cash Bar, Food Trucks.  Next to the Chinatown Metro Stop (Limited Street Parking, Garage Parking available at Union Station)

On-site parking is available for $10. Ridesharing, and mobile car services are encouraged....or take the metro.

What: Los Angeles Burning Man Decompression Art & Music Festival
Where: Los Angeles State Historic Park,1245 N. Spring St. 90012 Los Angeles, CA, 
When: Saturday, October 14, 2017, 1pm - 11pm
Website: http://www.ladecom.com