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2019 CHICAGO GHOST CON!

THE 2019 CHICAGO GHOST CONFERENCE

NOW IN OUR 12TH YEAR!
featuring the stars of Travel Channel's

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October 18th-20th, 2019

Haunted Holiday Inn in Countryside
6201 Joliet Rd, Countryside, IL 60525

MORE THAN 2 DOZEN SPEAKERS, WORKSHOPS & SCREENINGS ON GHOSTS & HAUNTINGS, LIFE AFTER DEATH, MEDIUMSHIP AND CLAIRVOYANCE, PARANORMAL INVESTIGATION TECHNIQUES, HAUNTED PLACES, UFOS AND MORE, INCLUDING . . .

extreme paranormal

VIP TICKETS INCLUDE VIP SEATING IN BALLROOM SPEAKER AREA, SATURDAY NIGHT PARANORMAL TROP CULTURE TIKI COSTUME BASH HOSTED BY AARON SAGERS, FRIDAY NIGHT ARCHER AVENUE TRIANGLE/RESURRECTION MARY GHOST BUS TOUR PLUS DINNER AND FRIDAY MEET AND GREET WITH CHICAGO'S VERY OWN SVENGOOLIE and LATE NIGHT FRIDAY EXCLUSIVE VIP GHOST BOX SESSIONS WITH SHADOW HUNTERS!

Copy of Copy of Copy of Copy of PARANORMAL POP TROP CULTURE

PARANORMAL EXPO WITH MORE THAN 50 VENDORS AND EXHIBITORS, READERS AND MORE, PLUS THE FIRST EVER PARANORMAL PRO WRESTLING EXHIBITION SATURDAY OCTOBER 19TH!

SCHEDULE OF EVENTS FOR CHICAGO GHOST CON 2019

FRIDAY OCTOBER 18

 

4PM -630PM

Ghost Tour of Chicago’s Archer Avenue Triangle Region

(VIP TICKEHOLDERS ONLY. DEPARTS HOTEL)

 

630PM to 8pm

Welcome Pizza Party and meet SVENGOOLIE!

(VIP TICKETHOLDERS ONLY*)

*ALL Conference attendees are welcome to meet Svengoolie, but only VIP ticket holders, speakers and their guests can enter the party area.

 

8PM TO 11PM

Welcome Pajama Party for all attendees, featuring:

Tony Szabelski and Jack Chavez:  Old and New but All True: Little Known Ghost Stories of Chicago

Chris Halton and Ursula Bielski: Premiere screening and commentary: The Haunting of M.R. James

 

11PM TO MIDNIGHT

Late Night Ghosts!  VIP-ONLY Ghost Box Session featuring Shadow Hunters:

“The Estes Method: Ghosts of the Holiday Inn William Tell”  Shadow Hunters will invite attendees to try the Estes Method of Ghost Box spirit communication in attempting to make contact with the ghosts of the conference hotel.

 

SATURDAY OCTOBER 19

 

SUNDAY ON THE MAINSTAGE GRAND BALLROOM

9AM to 940

CHARLES WILLIAMS:  “Ghosts of the Hagenbeck-Wallace Circus Train Wreck”

 

10AM to 1040

JIM HEATER: “A History of American UFO Crashes”

 

1045 Paranormal Pro Wrestling  Match 1 (EXPO ROOM)

 

11AM to 1140

SCOTT MARKUS “Recent Cases in American Ghostlore”

 

Noon to 1240

DAVID SCHRADER “Uncovering the Holzer Files”

 

1PM to 140

ROBBIN TERRY  “The Haunted R Theater and the Ghost of John Wayne Gacy”

 

145 Paranormal Pro Wrestling Match 2 (EXPO ROOM)

 

2PM to 240

TIM DENNIS “Anatomy of a Conspiracy”

 

3PM to 340

AARON SAGERS HOSTS THE PARANORMAL PAPARAZZI!

Featuring Rachel Fine, Scott Gruenwald, Joshua P. Warren and . . . Aaron Sagers!

 

4PM to 440

JOSHUA P. WARREN “This is Your Afterlife”

 

445 Paranormal Pro Wrestling Match 3 (EXPO ROOM)

 

515PM-6PM

Gallery Reading with Dana and Brandie (additional charge; please see sign up area at conference to book)

 

SATURDAY IN THE WORKSHOP, THEORY & EVIDENCE ROOM:

 

9AM to 940

SHADOW HUNTERS “Evidence from Six Flags Great America Investigations”

 

10AM to 1040

THE PARASISTERS “Extreme Paranormal: The Ugly Truth”

 

11AM to 1140

KEVIN MALEK “Thoughts on the Alien-Demonic Connection”

 

NOON TO 1240

BEN & PAMELA PAVALON “Energy, Gadgets and Ghosts!”

 

1PM to 140

WALLY DWORAK “Create a Protective Amulet”

(Limited attendance; please see sign up area at conference)

 

2PM to 240

JC ROSITAS & LEN MILLER “Haunted Gary, Indiana”

 

3PM to 340

BRANDIE WELLS “Of the Darkness, of the Light: Protecting from Negative Energies in Investigations”

 

4PM to 440

CHUCK KENNEDY “The Power of Psi & The Science of Mediumship: Finding Missing Kids”

 

515PM to 6PM

GHOST BOX SESSIONS WITH THE REZMANS

 

7PM to midnight

PARANORMAL TROP CULTURE COSTUME TIKI BASH!

Hosted by Aaron Sagers! Featuring the music of Sunspot!

Chet’s Melody Lounge and Grove, across from Resurrection Cemetery, Justice, Illinois.

Costume theme: Dead on the Beach!  (PLEASE NOTE: You must be a VIP ticketholder OR purchase a separate party ticket for this event.  $10 from each ticket goes to benefit Lost Limbs & Chicago Hope)

 

 

SUNDAY OCTOBER 20

 

SUNDAY ON THE MAINSTAGE GRAND BALLROOM 

9AM to 940

SCOTT GRUENWALD:  “God Ate My Lunch

 

10AM to 1040

DANA STRICKER: “ “The Haunted Film”

 

11AM TO 1140

SAM MARANTO:UFOs, Ghosts and Bigfoot . . .  Is there a Connection?”

 

12NOON TO 1240

AARON SAGERS : “Paranormal Pop Culture, Paranormal Paparazzi & How to Have your Paranormal Show Cancelled”

 

1PM  to 140

AMELIA COTTER: “Snakes: Myth and Magic”

 

2 to 240

CHRISTOPHER SAINT BOOTH & RACHEL MARIE BOOTH: “Haunted Relics from the film The Attached”

 

3 to 340

JOLIET HAUNTINGS PARANORMAL CREW: “The First Investigations of Old Joliet Prison” & IPRA Strong: The Joliet Prison Investigation

 

SUNDAY IN THE WORKSHOP, THEORY & EVIDENCE ROOM:

9am to 940

DAVID HABBEN: “Spirit Photography: Distinguishing the Truly Anomalous”

 

10 to 1040

DEAN WARSING: “Methods in Electronic Voice Phenomenon Collection”

 

11am to 1140

SOCIETY FOR ANOMALOUS STUDIES: “Sustained Electronic Spirit Communication: Revealing Conversations with the Unseen”

 

12NOON to 1240

SCOTTY ROREK: “Using Your Mediumship in Everyday Life”

 

1pm to 140

SYLVIA SHULTS: “Ghosts of the Lizzie Borden Murders”

 

2pm to 330

TEAMS & TECHNIQUES: “Meet the members of Haunted Road, Chicago Paranormal Investigators and Midnight Paranormal Society”

 

 

T I C K E T S

CON/EXPO ONLY PASSES

(THESE TICKETS DO NOT INCLUDE AFTER HOURS EVENTS):

 

Saturday only All Access Pass 9am – 5pm: $45

Sunday only All Access Pass 10am – 4pm: $25 

2-day All Access Pass $60

(Above include general seating to all mainstage and workshop speakers plus expo. Saturday and two day passes include Paranormal Pro Wrestling exhibition.  These passes do not including any evening events)

 

VIP PASS ($130) INCLUDES:

 

–  priority seating in main ballroom both days

-2 day All-Access Conference Pass for Saturday and Sunday, featuring more than 20 speakers & Workshops

 

– PLUS Paranormal Expo with more than 40 vendors and exhibitors

 

– PLUS Paranormal Pro Wrestling in our Expo Room From Tim Dennis and Ian Xavier!

 

-PLUS Friday night Archer Avenue ghost tour shuttle/tour

-PLUS Friday night meet and greet dinner featuring a visit from SVENGOOLIE!  Includes dinner (Cash bar)

 

-PLUS Saturday night Paranormal Trop Culture Tiki Costume Bash at Chet’s  Melody Grove, hosted by Aaron Sagers. Live music from Sunspot! Includes dinner. (Cash bar) Transportation not included.

 

 

Our conference venue is the beautiful (and haunted!) Holiday Inn William Tell in Countryside, Illinois, recently renovated and with one of the most beautiful pools in Illinois! Our room block at the Holiday Inn Countryside is activated and ready for incoming reservations. Please call 855-834-6179 and give the date of stay and refer to either “Chicago Ghost Conference” or the code “CGC” to receive the $129 rate. Dates are Friday October 18 and Saturday October 19 if you are doing the whole weekend with us! Don’t wait as we have only a limited number of rooms blocked at this awesome rate! You can request a king bed or 2 queens when you book.

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