On January 27, something is happening at Alcatraz…
After JJ Abrams’ new TV series premiered on January 16th, visitors to LegendsOfAlcatraz.com were presented a short puzzle. Solving this puzzle revealed a cryptic announcement for an event that would take place at N37 49.6062 W122 25.3793907 – Alcatraz Island.
We now know that the event will take place Friday evening, of January 27th. “It Begins.”
Dr. Soto has arranged exclusive night-time access to the Rock for those interested in helping him solve mysteries for his new book – “Legends of Alcatraz”.
The first 302 volunteers to check in when and where we say on Friday are selected.
Don’t miss this special once-in-a-lifetime adventure!
What to bring:
- A flashlight
- Warm clothes
- A comfortable pair of shoes
- This event will last approximately 2-3 hours. Food and drink will not be permitted on the island so please eat before you come.
- Parking is not provided.
- If under the age of 18, you must be accompanied by a parent or legal guardian.
- Valid ID required.
302 people – that’s number of guards and prisoners who ‘disappeared’ from Alcatraz in 1963.
Diego himself posted a new update to his comic shop’s tumblr, linking to an organization that re-enacts history. Could this be a hint of something we might see Friday night?
I can’t wait for them to do this again. Fort Point has a “Civil War Living History Day,” organized by the Friends of Civil War Alcatraz.
Attendees to Friday’s event will likely experience quite a memorable adventure, even if only for the visit to Alcatraz Island itself, at night. If “Diego” is indeed there, then expect more than just a simple tour of Alcatraz.
Can’t be there and want to see what happens during the event? Wikibruce will also be there!
- Follow @Wikibrucethere for live updates from Alcatraz Island.
- Follow the hashtag #legendsofalcatraz to see what people are saying.
- Connect to IRC and join the channel #alcatraz on the server irc.chat-solutions.org to chat with others in the community — or use the Mibbit IRC interface embedded below.
Hopefully we can share the experience as best we can for those who won’t be there.
The fun starts Friday evening…
IRC Chat via Mibbit: #alcatraz on irc.chat-solutions.org
follow @Wikibrucethere for updates!
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