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Calling all citizens of Black Rock. 
The Weekly Forekast 
Monday, August 26th, 2019

The dustiest event of the year

Trending Events
🔥 Burning Man Begins

Every year, thousands of people head to the Black Rock Desert in Nevada to create Black Rock City. We've personally never been, but we know a guy who went, and he talks about it A LOT. The event runs throughout the week until September 2nd. 

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🔥What's Trending This Week?

Trending Event
🍅 La Tomatina
On the last Wednesday of August every year, thousands gather in the tiny town of Buñol, Spain to chuck tomatoes at each other. It's the biggest food fight in the world. Bring fresh mozzarella. 


Trending Event
🏈 College Football is Back
We're ready for some football. #1 ranked Clemson is primed to repeat, we're placing our bets now. Don't say we didn't warn you! Get ready for a busy Thursday and an even busier Saturday with tons of games on tap.  


Trending Event
🎥 The Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance
We're seeing a lot of upvotes on this event, the long-awaited prequel to Jim Henson's The Dark Crystal. The series follows three creatures who discover a horrifying secret and embark on an epic journey to save their world. 

What Else is Happening?

Holiday
👭 Women's Equality Day
There are several unofficial holidays that celebrate women's equality, today it's celebrated in the United States.  Today marks the 99th anniversary of Amendment XIX, which prohibits government's from denying citizens the right to vote on the basis of sex.


Holiday
🐶 National Dog Day
Calling all dog lovers, this holiday is for you. Today it's time to celebrate every and all breeds of dogs... except for pugs they're just so ugly.  We're kidding, we're sure they're beautiful on the inside.


Music
👩‍🚀 MTV VMAs 2019
Sebastian Maniscalco will host this years annual music video awards show.  Ariana Grande and Taylor Swift head into the show tied for the most nominations of the year.


Movies
🎬 Venice Film Festival
The oldest film festival in the world begins this week. The big news heading into the festival is the controversial and divisive programming selections.


Holidays
🎾 US Tennis Open
The 139th edition of the US Open, the final grand slam tournament of the year kicks off this week.  Naomi Osaka and Novak Djokovic are the defending champs, while Serena Williams and Novak Djokovic are the favorites heading into the contest.


⭐ The Best of the Rest

Check out the Forekast website for all the events we couldn't fit into this newsletter.  Below are some other fund events we don't want you to miss:

It’s Florida’s turn, Disney World’s Galaxy’s Edge Opens this week, a few months after the California Disneyland park opened back in May.

The Electric Zoo Festival descends onto Randall’s Island Park in New York this week with  Kaskade, Eric Prydz, and Excision being some of the main acts to see.

The PAX West gaming conference takes over Seattle this week.  The PAX gaming conventions are the best place to find the best indie and smaller developer games you've never heard of.

Rob Gronkowski has an announcement this week, though it’s probably not football related so don’t get your hopes up he’s coming out of retirement.

Mark your calendars because this Tuesday is the unofficial first day of Fall, because the Starbucks' Pumpkin Spice Latte returns.

Keep yourself up to date on all the trending holidays in the Holidays Subkast.

You're All Caught Up! 

Be sure to let us know on Twitter if you see any big events coming up in the future. 

👋See You Next Week!

 

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