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2016 Ohio Bigfoot Conference Schedule



Below is the schedule of events for this year's Ohio Bigfoot Conference, which is taking place this weekend…

FRIDAY, MAY 13, 2016

11 AM to 3 PM - Advanced Hike (meet at Salt Fork main center parking lot at 11 AM) at undisclosed location

5 PM to 8 PM - VIP Dinner at Theo's Restaurant in downtown Cambridge. Registered VIP Ticket holders only (limited to 250)

8:30 PM to 9:30 PM - VIP early registration pick-up on the upper level of the Salt Fork State Park Lodge

9:30 PM to ??? - Meet & Greet in the main Conference room

SATURDAY, MAY 14, 2016     (CONFERENCE DAY!)

9 AM to 10 AM - Vendor Room set-up- No unauthorized people are allowed in the Vendor area until 10 AM

10 AM to 1 PM - Advanced purchase ticket pick-up and all remaining overflow tickets will be sold

10 AM to ??? - Vendor Area is officially open for business

1 PM to 1:10 PM - Welcome introduction to the Ohio Bigfoot Conference 2016

1:15 PM to 2:10 PM - Speaker #1 Mr. Guy Edwards

2:20 PM to 3:10 PM - Speaker #2 Mr. Esteban Sarmiento

3:20 PM to 3:40 PM - Bigfoot Collectible's and Art Auction

3:50 PM to 4:10 PM - Music Entertainment by Tom Yamarone

4:15 PM to 4:55 PM - Speaker #3 Mr. Bob Gimlin

5 PM to 6:20 PM - Dinner break

6:30 PM to 7:20 PM - Speaker #4 Mrs. Sybilla Irwin

7:30 PM to 8:30 PM - Speaker #5 Mr. Cliff Barackman

9:00 PM - Bobcat Goldthwait presents Willow Creek followed by a Q&A with Bobcat, Alexie, Aimee, and Bryce

SUNDAY, MAY 15, 2016

10:30 AM to 1:30 PM - Ohio Bigfoot Festival & cook-out brought to you by the United States Bigfoot Research Association featuring multiple how to clinics and a special chainsaw carving demonstration by Snuffy Destefano

1:30 PM to 3 PM - Family Friendly Bigfoot Hike sponsored by Alan and Jesse from Fathom Frontiers in the park… For all ages!


John Kirk III and Winona Alexis will be the official conference emcees. I know that Lyle Blackburn will also be there with a vendor table.

I'll be there, and I'm donating two copies of my book and some cryptid paintings to the door prize raffle. Maybe you'll get one if you're there!






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  1. Are you going to Creature Weekend next month? I know Ronald Murphy and Ken Gerhard quite well, both of whom are speaking at that one. I am excited for it.

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    1. I'd love to (I went last year) but I won't be able to make it this year.

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    2. Are you going to the Mothman Fest or Dogman Symposium?

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    3. Can't make it to the Dogman symposium either, but I do think I'll get to go to the Mothman Festival.

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    4. Awesome. Mothman is great. I can't wait. Do you know if they have announced the speakers for it yet?

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    5. I know Nick Redfern will be there... I think the whole list is on the website.

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