The New England UFO Conference will beam in to Leominster, MA on October 26th:
Our First New England UFO Conference will take place on Saturday, October 26, 2013 in Leominster, Massachusetts, the birthplace of UFO abductee Betty Andreasson-Luca.
Leominster is also ther hometown of former Air Force Security Officer Steve LaPlume who was involved in the now-famous Rendlesham Forest Incident in late December of 1980 prompting the release of the British bestseller Left at East Gate, authored by our respected conference speaker and colleague Peter Robbins.
We at NEUFOCON are proud to be the first to bring world renowned quality speakers like Stanton T. Friedman, Kathleen Marden and Peter Robbins to Central Massachusetts for the first time.
Visit http://neufoconference.vpweb.com/ to learn more.
Ghost hunters, psychics, mediums, and more will gather in Fairhaven, MA for the Southcoast Paranormal and Psychic Faire on April 21st. See the complete list of guests and events at http://www.scparanormalfaire.com/.
Central Maine Paranormal Investigations is hosting the New England Ghost Conference in Auburn, ME on October 29th. A variety of speakers will appear. Find out more at http://maineghostseekers.com/conference.htm.
You should have foreseen that the Fort Knox Paranormal/Psychic Faire would return again to Prospect, ME, this time for the weekend of July 23-24. The event features (as you know) “psychics, ghost hunters, exorcists, UFOlogists and renowned crytozoologist and author, Loren Coleman.” Commune with the spirits at http://fortknox.maineguide.com/events.html to receive messages with more details.
The Paranormal Research Society organizes ghost-hunting trips to locations across the country, and they’re planning a weekend in Salem, MA August 5th-7th. The schedule on their website is similar to that of a convention, with panels, workshops, and readings, but they will also visit historical locations in and around Salem. Their website at http://www.parafieldtrip.com/events/upcoming-events/salem/ explains all the details.
[Tip from Anne]
The Mass Monster Mash is a gathering of paranormal experts, ghost hunters, historians and artists being held on October 16th in Watertown, MA from 5:00pm – 10:30pm. Learn more at http://www.massmonstermash.com/2010.html.
[Tip via the Boston Sci-Fi Meetup Group]
A “Paranormal/Psychic Faire” will be held at Fort Knox in Prospect, ME on July 31 and August 1. According to the Friends of Fort Knox website:
Meet with people who believe in things unusual. This unique event features renowned crytozoologist and author, Loren Coleman (often seen on the History and Travel Channel), psychics, ghost hunters, UFOologists and dowsers. Regular Fort admission and a $2 event donation requested.
Learn more at http://fortknox.maineguide.com/events.html.
The 2009 Paranormal & Psychic Faire will be held July 4th and 5th at Fort Knox in Prospect, ME. There will be discussions of ghost hunting, UFOs, cryptozoology, and more. For details see http://strangemaine.blogspot.com/2009/06/2009-paranormal-psychic-faire.html and http://fortknox.maineguide.com/events.html.
OK, this is not really an event, but today’s Boston Globe has a very amusing article listing a number of offbeat museums that you can visit in New England: http://www.boston.com/travel/explorene/galleries/quirky_museums/
These include the International Cryptozoology Museum in Portland, ME (run by the same guy giving a talk at the Boston Museum of Science this month); the Museum of Bad Art in Dedham, MA (a personal favorite); and the Higgins Armory Museum in Worcester, MA, whose members have done demonstrations of historical arms and armor at Arisia and other local conventions.
The Hibernian Hall in Watertown, MA has a pair of paranormal-themed events coming up:
The Mass UFO Show, Friday October 17th at 7:00pm (6:00pm if you want to hear the 1938 War of the Worlds radio show). According to http://www.ufoshow.org/:
[T]his year’s theme focuses on the alleged UFOs and the Struggle for Government Openness, Men In Black, The Roswell UFO Incident, alien abduction and a radio broadcast that spooked The United States in 1938.
The Mass Monster Mash, Saturday October 18th at 6:00pm. According to http://www.massmonstermash.org/:
The topics of discussion will include Mothman, Weird Massachusetts, Haunted Baseball, Phantom Hitchhikers, the Loch Ness Monster 75th Anniversary, the Bridgewater Triangle and Bigfoot in England! It’s time for the third annual “Mass Monster Mash”, New England’s premiere paranormal conference!