Area 51 ist ein militärisches Sperrgebiet im südlichen Nevada (USA) im Besitz der United States Air Force und des US-amerikanischen. Nevada wappnet sich für den Area 51 Raid, der angeblich heute stattfinden wird. Schon vor dem großen Event wurden zwei Touristen. Eine Facebook-Gruppe ruft zum Sturm der US-Militärbasis „Area 51“ auf. Ein paar UFO-Fans versuchen es tatsächlich.
BenutzerkontoUm keinen Landstrich ranken sich mehr Verschwörungstheorien und Geheimnisse als um Area Nun wollen Facebook-Nutzer die. Eine Facebook-Gruppe ruft zum Sturm der US-Militärbasis „Area 51“ auf. Ein paar UFO-Fans versuchen es tatsächlich. Der Start des Area Raid-Events bringt die urkomischsten Bilder in einer neuen Meme-Welle hervor.
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Rachel isn't the only rural Nevada location hosting an alien event this weekend. The Alien Research Center in the small community of Hiko is also partying.
This event, dubbed the "Storm" Area 51 Basecamp Experience , promises live music, UFO-themed speakers, food trucks and art installations. Like Rachel, Hiko isn't much of a place, so visitors are staying in tents of RVs.
Ticketmaster is selling passes for the event. Slider and the Galaxy shake. If you prefer to watch the craziness from your own couch, here are a couple of streams that were live earlier.
Come on, Area 51 fans, someone pick up the mantle and livestream NOW. Not a livestream, but still worth keeping an eye on: noted DJ Paul Oakenfold promises updates for British music publication Mix Magazine as he prepares to perform Saturday night at the event in Hiko.
Later tonight, another alien-themed festival, Area 51 Basecamp , will set up shop in Hiko, around 30 miles from Rachel. The fest, held at the Alien Research Center on the Extraterrestrial Highway, promises food trucks, art installations, ufologists, and performances from DJs like Paul Oakenfold, who will hit the stage tonight.
And it's not even for a cool reason. Did the guy who was arrested this morning try to uncover the classified wreckage of flying saucers?
No he did not. Instead, cops busted him for urinating near Area 51's gate, per the AP. Meanwhile, another woman was detained for an undisclosed reason, though we hope it was something more badass.
Area51 StormArea51 clapthemcheeks pic. The events also prompted the Federal Aviation Administration FAA to post two temporary flight restrictions, closing the airspace above two places nearby Area 51 during the days surrounding the planned raid.
In August , Lincoln County officials drafted an emergency declaration and a plan to pool resources with neighboring counties, anticipating the region being overwhelmed by a crowd of 40, people.
The town of Rachel posted a caution on its website, advising attendees to be "experienced in camping, hiking and surviving in a harsh desert environment and have a vehicle in good shape".
Business owners in and around Rachel, Nevada , a town of just 56 people just outside of the base, made preparations for visitors who planned to go to Area Other businesses around the U.
While the event was intended as comedic, some took it seriously, and traveled to areas surrounding the facility.
The Lincoln County Sheriff estimated that about 1, people showed up at the festivals, while about people made the journey over several miles of rough roads to the main gate of Area Two music festivals were announced in the county in response to the event's popularity: Alienstock in Rachel, Nevada , and Storm Area 51 Basecamp in Hiko, Nevada.
Event creator Roberts pulled out of Alienstock 10 days before the festival, leaving other organizers and booked entertainers to run the event.
After the raid, Keith Wright, a promoter for the Area 51 Basecamp event, stated the event was a failure. Storm Area Storm Area 51 Aerial photo of Area Main articles: Area 51 and UFO conspiracy theory.
BBC News. September 19, Retrieved April 6, Retrieved September 20, ABC News. Raiders are meeting at the Alien Center tourist attraction to "coordinate their entry.
However, the event has sparked a response from the U. Air Force, who issued a warning to anyone planning to trespass: "[Area 51] is an open training range for the U.
Air Force, and we would discourage anyone from trying to come into the area where we train American armed forces. Day 2 at Alienstock set to get underway here in Rachel, Nevada.
AlienStock area51 StormArea51 pic. Of course there are no shortage of memes rolling around on Twitter, people are in genuine disbelief that this is happening.
Meanwhile in Rachel, Nevada, day two of Alienstock festival is now underway where there will be music, partying and a healthy dose of alien-worshipping.
Recorded in , the band's gig is an added bonus for alien and rock-lovers alike. They dropped the album with a tweet that said " Remember: be polite".
In a surprise turn of events, Paul Oakenfold is now reporting live from Area 51 exclusively for Mixmag. On September 19, the dance music legend announced he would perform a special DJ set at the Alien Research Center in Hiko, NV and was heading out "in the desert looking for aliens.
Margaret and Karen have been here since Tuesday. They say they caught themselves an alien. AlienStock Area51 pic.
It's a sunny day in the desert and more people continue to show up to AlienStock, despite the initial warnings.
Apparently this couple has been there for four days hanging out in the desert Sounds like typical desert festival, to be honest.
Burning Man? No, it's AlienStock. Alienstock donk Mobile. Area51 StormArea51 AlienStock pic. Big shout out to Mick Ackers who has been on the ground sharing some incredible information.