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Obscura Day: 2010

Chris Higgins

On March 20th, Obscura Day was a worldwide celebration of "expeditions, back-room tours and hidden treasures in your hometown." 80 events took place in 20 countries, hosting more than 4,000 people -- with the general theme being really awesome stuff that happens to be in your neighborhood. The video below shows some highlights of what happened. If it piques your interest, check out more info on Obscura Day and mark your calendars for Obscura Day 2011!

Obscura Day 2010 from Dylan D. Thuras on Vimeo.