HIKO, Nev. (AP) — Sound checks echoed from a distant main stage while Daniel Martinez whirled and danced at dusty makeshift festival grounds just after sunset in Rachel, the Nevada town closest to the once-secret Area 51 military base.
LAS VEGAS (AP) — An innkeeper selling tickets for campers next week in a tiny Nevada desert town is being threatened with legal action by the originator of the "Storm Area 51" internet hoax over the "Alienstock" name.
Matty Roberts, the creator of the “Storm Area 51” Facebook page that inspired planned events in the Lincoln County area, has sent a cease-and-desist letter to Little A’Le’Inn owner Connie West in Rachel.
Roberts wants West to cancel Alienstock, a festival planned for next week.
LAS VEGAS (AP) — The originator of the "Storm Area 51" internet hoax is citing concerns about organization and funding and has withdrawn from an event called "Alienstock" scheduled next week in the remote Nevada desert.