Matty Roberts, whose Facebook post “Storm Area 51: They Can’t Stop All of Us” started the events going on in Rachel, Nevada, had his own party at the Downtown Las Vegas Events Center on Thursday, Sept. 19, 2019. (Rachel Aston/Las Vegas Review-Journal)
It makes George Morrow feel good to see people eat so he’s cooking and serving free food for crew over the weekend at A’Le’Innstock in Rachel, as well as sponsoring the construction of the stage.
A group of around 100 people followed through on the Facebook mission to meet at the back gate of Area 51 near Rachel at 3 a.m. Friday, Sept. 20, 2019. (Mick Akers/Las Vegas Review-Journal)
Area 51 Basecamp at the Alien research Center in Hiko is aiming to open at 1 p.m. Friday. (Michael Quine/Las Vegas Review-Journal)
A Las Vegas Review-Journal employee was surprised to learn she had a passenger during her 15.5-mile commute to the office on a September Sunday. (Tony Morales & James Schaeffer/Las Vegas Review-Journal)
(James Schaeffer/Las Vegas Review-Journal)
People are arriving for Storm Area 51 events in Rachel and in Hiko this weekend. (Mat Luschek / Las Vegas Review-Journal)