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'Storm Area 51' music festival cancelled, organizers feared a 'FYREFEST 2.0'

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"AlienStock" was cancelled due to “lack of infrastructure, poor planning, risk management and blatant disregard for the safety of 10,000+... attendees.”
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The Guy Behind the “Storm Area 51” Meme Is Canceling His Festival Before It Becomes a “Humanitarian Disaster”

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But there are two Area 51 festivals still happening in the Nevada desert.
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‘Storm Area 51' Originator Withdraws From Nevada Desert Event

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LAS VEGAS - The originator of the “Storm Area 51” internet hoax is citing concerns about organization and funding and has withdrawn from an event called “Alienstock” scheduled next week in the remote Nevada desert.
Matty Roberts said in interviews Tuesday in Las Vegas that he was worried the event hosted by innkeeper Connie West in the tiny town of Rachel might not succeed.
West tells The Associated Press she has 20 musical acts and two comedians booked for her Sept. 19-21 festival at the Little A'Le'Inn.
She says a stage is on the way and the show will go on.
Roberts and event producer...
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Man who created 'Storm Area 51' Facebook event pulls out of Nevada desert event

Man who created 'Storm Area 51' Facebook event pulls out of Nevada desert event

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The originator of the "Storm Area 51" internet hoax is citing concerns about organization and funding and has withdrawn from an event called "Alienstock" scheduled next week in the remote Nevada desert.
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