International Ghost Conference (IGC2008)

Venue: International Ghost Conference

Location: Victoria, British Columbia, Canada, Canada

Event Date/Time: Feb 07, 2008 End Date/Time: Feb 10, 2008
Registration Date: Jul 07, 2008
Early Registration Date: Mar 03, 2008
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Description

VICTORIA CANADA HAS GHOST, AND MANY SPIRITS
COME JOIN US FOR AN EXCITING ADVENTURE AT OUR PARANORMAL CONFERENCE

JULY 6 TH - 9 TH 2008
PASS PORTS ARE REQIURED AND IT IS UP TO A 4 MONTH WAIT.

YOU WILL NOT WANT TO MISS A CHANCE TO INVESTIGATE THE MOST HAUNTED CITY IN VICTORIA CANADA
THIS IS A CHANCE FOR THE USA TO VISIT AND EXPLORE THE PARANORMAL IN ANOTHER PART OF THE WORLD.
AS FOR THE ONES WHO LIVE IN THIS AREA IT IS A CHANCE FOR YOU TO ATTEND A PARANORMAL CONFERENCE OF A LIFETIME. AT LEAST FOR NOW.

THIS IS TO MY KNOWLEDGE THE FIRST PARANORMAL CONFERENCE OF THIS KIND IN THIS AREA.
I HAVE BEEN TOLD, PEOPLE HAVE TRIED TO HAVE A CONFERENCE HERE WITHOUT SUCCESS. I BRING YOU SOME OF THE MOST WELL KNOWN PARANORMAL INVESTIGATORS IN ALL AREAS OF THE USA AND CANADA.



OUR CONFERENCE WILL TAKE PLACE AT THE FAIRMONT EMPRESS IN VICTORIA CANADA LOCATED AT
721 GOVERNMONT STREET
VICTORIA, BRITISH COLUMBIA CANADA V8WIW5
1-800-257-7544 TOLL FREE OR 250-384-8111
YOU MUST SAY YOU ARE WITH THE GOT GHOST GROUP TO GET THE DISCOUNTS
ROOMS NORMALLY COST $399.00 AT THIS TIME OF YEAR. THEY WILL BE $159.00
The Empress Hotel Victoria opened in 1908
The Empress Hotel which opened in 1908 is a famous landmark at the Inner Harbour. The apparition of a thin man with a mustache has been seen by many visitors and staff. He fits the description of Francis Mawson Rattenbury, the architect who designed the Empress and the nearly Parliament buildings.


YOUR GUEST SPEAKERS WILL BE:

Patrick Cross of Canada most haunted Michelle Desrochers of Randy Schneider
Most Haunted Franks Box

Mark and Debby Constantino EVP


John Adams Canada's historian
Dee Disparti Physic medium
Tentatively Chad Calek

And a very special guest TBA Later.

The places we will be investigating.




St. Ann's academy
Are there Ghosts at St. Ann's Academy? Death and dying and things that go bump in the night - Learn about the rituals and traditions surrounding death at St. Ann's Academy, a former school and convent and now one of Victoria's oldest heritage buildings. Explore the renovated building and Hear stories about dead students, burial customs, exhumations of the Sisters, unexplained experiences, and speculation about ghosts and the urban myths that have evolved.

Maritime Museum of Canada 1889 located in the courthouse
The Maritime Museum of Canada, once the Provincial Court building, is built on the site of the original gallows. The bodies of the hanged men were buried beneath this building. Sightings of Sir Matthew Baillie Begbie, nicknamed the “Hanging Judge”, have been reported. His ghost is also seen at Ross Bay Cemetery where he is buried.



Old Morris Tobacconists Victoria 1897 lots of ghosts
Two blocks down the street is Old Morris Tobacconists where footsteps and cupboard doors opening and closing can be heard from the upstairs floor. It is believed to be the ghost of a former employee who met a sudden death in the upper floor workshop.


Bedford rengecy Hotel more information on this location will be listed soon.

Rogers Chocolate Shop Victoria
Rogers Chocolates, located in Old Town, is the oldest and famous chocolate shop in Victoria. The spirits of the founders, Charles and Leah Rogers, have been sighted.

OUR MAIN ATTRACTION IS GOING TO BE HATLEY CASTLE

Hatley Castle Victoria built in 1908
Hatley Castle was built in 1908 for James Dunsmuir who was the Premier and Lieutenant Governor of British Columbia and his wife Laura. In 1930, it was sold and the new owners began to see the ghosts. The spirit of James Jr who was killed in World War I is seen dressed in his military uniform and rising from the lake near the Japanese Gardens. When Hatley Castle was turned into a military academy, the ghost of Laura Dunsmuir started to appear. It is alleged that she would pull the cadets out of bed and there were sightings of tiny old woman. The ghost of Annabelle, a servant who jumped from a window after a love affair, can be seen near the window where she leapt to her death.


This conference is still in the works with a lot of exciting things going on.
We will have mediums for mini readings, vendors, classes, lectures, and prizes to give away.
We will be visiting the cemetery, and going on a ghost walk, even throw in a meal or 2.

PASS PORT INFORMATION

http://travel.state.gov/
http://www.usps.com/passport/
http://www.visaexpress.net/ For a rush passport

TICKETS WILL BE $ 199.00 US DOLLARS, PAID THROUGH PAY PAL. That is reasonable for what we are doing. If you compare to other events. We are offering more for less.



SPECIAL INTRODUCTORY OFFER
Purchase before March first and pay only $ 175.00. There after they will be $199.00.

Please be 100% sure that you are able to attend this event, as their are NO refunds due to things having to be paid in advance.

Speakers are subject to chance due to scheduling conflicts.

You MUST sign wavier's to enter ALL investigation locations.

Venue

721 Government ST
Canada
Canada
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Additional Information

We are still adding fun and exciting things to do. Buy your tickets now before they go up.

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