HAUNTED AMERICA 2018
SCHEDULE OF EVENTS

This is the planned schedule of speakers and events for the 2018 Haunted America Conference
Please note that some events and speakers are subject to change

FRIDAY, JUNE 22

5:00 PM: Doors open at the Best Western Premier Hotel Meeting Room and Vendor's Room
6:00 PM: Welcome to 2018 Haunted America Conference with Host Troy Taylor
6:15 - 7:15 PM: Strange Stuff / Live Recording of the American Hauntings Podcast
(with Luke Naliborski, Len Adams, Cody Beck, and Troy Taylor)
Break
7:30 - 8:30 PM: Haunted America Speaker Panel with Ghostly Talk Radio
9:00 PM: Vendors Room closed for the night

AFTER HOURS EVENTS:
9:30 PM: Black Mirror Scrying Workshop with Rosemary Ellen Guiley (Private Room at the Hotel)
9:30 PM: Disconnected from Death Postmortem Photography Workshop with April Slaughter (Conference Room) 
10:00 PM: Ghost Hunt at McPike Mansion (2018 North Alby Street)
10:00 PM: Ghost Hunt at the Mineral Springs Hotel (301 East Broadway)

SATURDAY, JUNE 23

8:00 AM: Doors open at the Best Western Premier Hotel Meeting Room & Vendor's Room
8:45 AM: Second Day Welcome Session with Host Troy Taylor

9:00 - 10:00 AM: Sherri Brake: Stones and Bones -- Explore locations across America, Ireland and Scotland with a unique, spooky and occasionally funny look at headstones, gravestone symbolism and haunted cemeteries. See graves of gunfighters, witches, common folk and convicts to ancient burial sites and the tales and superstitions surrounding them. Dead men do tell tales!

Break

10:15 AM - 11:15 AM: Jennifer Jones: Exploring Dead History -- Exploring the role of historical fact in paranormal investigation, urban legends, and “lost” history. 

Break

11:30 AM - 12:30 PM: Rosemary Ellen Guiley: Strange Encounters with Strange Things" -- some of my weirdest cases of creatures, entities and aliens. 

12:30 - 1:30 PM: Lunch Break
1:30 PM: Raffle Drawing

2:00 - 3:00 PM: Troy Taylor: Song of Dance and Death -- A dark look at music and the supernatural, from cursed songs to deals with the devil, "hoodoo" tracks, murder, misfortune, and more!

Break

3:15 - 4:15: Colin Dickey: A Most Peculiar Graverobber: A Tale of Resurrection Men, Night Doctors, a Cavern of Bones, and a Haunted Medical School

Break

4:30 - 5:30 PM: Sarah Chavez: Feeding the Dead - Food in Death Rituals, Ancestor Worship, and Festivals ... Learn about the many ways people have used food to not only honor their dead, but continue their relationship, and facilitate communication with those in the spirit realm.  

AFTER HOURS EVENTS:
6:30 PM: Ghosts of the River Road Dinner Tour (Departs from Best Western Premier Hotel) 
7:00 PM: Alton Hauntings Walking Tour (First Unitarian Church, 110 East Third Street)
7:00 PM: Dumb Supper with Rosemary Ellen Guiley (Conference Room)
7:00 PM: Ghostly Portrait Spirit Photography Workshop (Mineral Springs, 301 East Broadway)
7:00 PM:  Dowsing and Pendulum Workshop with Sherri Brake (Private Room at the Hotel)
10:00 PM: Ghost Hunt at the Mineral Springs Hotel (301 East Broadway)
10:00 PM: Ghost Hunt at the First Unitarian Church (110 E. Third Street)
10:00 PM: Ghost Hunt at the McPike Mansion (2018 North Alby Street)