The Nevada 150 website recently launched in preparation for its 150th anniversary. Nevada is celebrating its admission into the Union as only Nevada could: by promoting the independent spirit of state through education, tourism and history.

Check out the commemorate Sesquicentennial website which was designed educates folks about the celebration and allows people to get involved.

The Sesquicentennial celebration will  commence on Nevada Day 2013 and will conclude with an expanded Nevada Day celebration on October 31, 2014.