Area 51

Hundreds Show Up for Weekend of Area 51 Events in Nevada

Lincoln County Sheriff Kerry Lee estimates that some 1,500 visitors arrived in the tiny Nevada desert towns of Hiko and Rachel on Thursday to participate in a weekend's worth of activities dedicated to the once-secret Area 51 military base, which, as the AP notes, has fueled speculation about...
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'Storm Area 51' Creator Has Cancelled the Alienstock Music Festival

Alienstock , the festival thrown together in an attempt to capitalize on the viral, Storm Area 51 Facebook event, has been cancelled. Perhaps it was a lack of permits, or the threats from the people of Rachel, Nevada, but organizer Matty Roberts has decided to end plans for the extraterrestrial...
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Nevada County OK's Emergency Declaration Ahead of Area 51 Events

Officials in Lincoln County, Nevada, have pre-signed an emergency declaration plan in case they are overrun by visitors attending two events tied to the “Storm Area 51” internet drive. County Commission Chair Varlin Higbee tells the Las Vegas Review-Journal, they were taking the "possibility of 35,...
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The 'Storm Area 51' Event Has Turned Into the Alienstock Music Festival

Maybe they can stop us all. The viral “Storm Area 51, They Can’t Stop Us All” event that surged on Facebook, inviting people to meet up and attempt to “move faster than their bullets” to “see them aliens” has transformed into something slightly more feasible. Slightly. Introducing Alienstock . From...
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"Alienstock" Music Festival Launched by Storm Area 51 Movement Founder

Truth is stranger than fiction--or is it that fiction becomes truth? Matty Roberts, who originated the Storm Area 51 movement as a joke, is now launching a real festival, Alienstock, that same weekend in the same location instead. "We created the viral event, ‘Storm Area 51, They Can't Stop All of...
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Air Force Ready to Defend Area 51 After Facebook Group Sets Plan to Storm It in September

The Air Force is hinting it's ready to battle American civilians, should they follow through with a plan to raid Area 51 in an attempt to find out the truth about alien life forms. "Storm Area 51, They Can't Stop All of Us" is an event set for September 20 in Amargosa Valley, Nevada, where the...
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