Alienstock

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Associated Press
February 18, 2020 - 5:42 am
The Alienstock festival could attract thousands of extraterrestrial fans to Nevada for a second consecutive year if county commissioners grant permission.
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Associated Press
December 12, 2019 - 5:58 am
Nevada’s governor says the state might not reimburse two rural counties seeking disaster relief aid over “Storm Area 51” events that attracted less-than-anticipated crowds in September to remote towns near a formerly top-secret military base.
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September 28, 2019 - 5:29 am
A Nevada business owner has sued the creator of the Storm Area 51 craze and others for more than $50,000 over actions revolving around the Alienstock event and its origins, a lawsuit said.
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Associated Press
September 22, 2019 - 3:18 pm
The festivals are over and Earthlings from around the globe headed home Sunday after a weekend camping and partying in the dusty Nevada desert and trekking to remote gates of Area 51, a formerly top-secret U.S. military base long the focus of UFO and space alien lore.
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Associated Press
September 20, 2019 - 8:31 am
About 75 people arrived early Friday at a gate at the once-secret Area 51 military base in Nevada — at the time appointed by an internet hoaxster to "storm" the facility to see space aliens — and at least two were detained by sheriff's deputies.
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Associated Press
September 19, 2019 - 6:06 am
Visitors descending on the remote Nevada desert for “Storm Area 51” are from Earth, not outer space.
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Associated Press
September 14, 2019 - 7:08 am
An innkeeper who expects an unknown number of campers to be attracted to her tiny Nevada desert town by a “Storm Area 51” internet hoax has been sent a cease-and-desist order over her use of the name “Alienstock.”
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Mitch Kelly
August 20, 2019 - 7:23 am
A small town northwest of Las Vegas is gearing up for massive crowds ahead of two alien-themed festivals next month.
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August 14, 2019 - 6:41 am
The 'Storm Area 51' event has evolved into a music festival.
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