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FleetwoodParaCon2020

You spoke, and we listened. After much planning, Fleetwood ParaCon at the Historic Haunted Fleetwood Church is on for round two!

Fleetwood ParaCon 2020 is going to be held September 26, 2020!

Join your hosts, Spirit Guides Paranormal and Transcend Paranormal as we rally once more to raise funds for the continued renovation of the historic Fleetwood Church in Brandy Station, Virginia! Last year, with the help of our Speakers, paranormal teams, volunteers, staff, and guests, we were able to raise over $2,000 for Fleetwood Church!

We can’t tell you how excited we are to be able to do this again, and we want you to join us!

Established in 1880, the Fleetwood Church is a hauntingly beautiful building that stands upon historic grounds; one of the history’s greatest cavalry engagements took place just paces away. Less than 20 years earlier, on June 9, 1863, these grounds saw over 20,000 troops – including 17,000 cavalry – engaged in battle. It was this battle that ended the Confederate cavalry’s dominance in the East, and establishing the Federal cavalry as a strong and confident force. Another 20+ battles and skirmishes occurred right in this general area, making it the most fought over area in American history.

With over 1,400 casualties and losses on these grounds, has every soldier truly gone home? Some beg to differ – most notably the numerous paranormal teams who have investigated the Fleetwood Church. Could this activity stem from the fact that the Union army had to move on, leaving the dead to be poorly buried – or worse, not at all? Reportedly, five months after the battle, the Union returned to the land to find no bodies – only gnawed on bones scattered all throughout the battlefield and surrounding areas.

Fleetwood Church is now privately owned and maintained by Steve Pollett. Steve has been tirelessly working to restore the building to its original state. Through your support, we can help make this happen.

This is a Fundraising Event! Proceeds of this event will go to the owner of Fleetwood Church for its’ continued restoration efforts!

Speakers & Featured Guests To Be Announced.
Tickets, Prices, Packages, and more will be announced soon.

We are planning on adding some more to this event, so keep your eyes open for some new things announced!

Keep up to date with the Fleetwood ParaCon by visiting our website here.

Join Transcend Paranormal and the Hanover Tavern Foundation for an evening unlike any other as we venture 150+ years into the past in search of the paranormal.

The evening will begin at Hanover County’s Cold Harbor Battlefield. From May 31 to June 12, 1864, the Battle of Cold Harbor raged on. One of the final battles of Union Lt. Gen. Ulysses S. Grant’s Overland Campaign, this battle is remembered as one of the bloodiest and most lopsided battles of American history. With over 18,000 casualties and losses, the land this battle occurred on is stained in energy, emotion, and history.

Then, we will travel to Polegreen Church, built in 1747, where for more than a century the Polegreen Church stood as a monument to the Hanover Dissenters and Samuel Davies in their struggle for religious liberty in pre-revolutionary America. During 1864, Polegreen Church rested squarely in the center of Union and Confederate forces as they clashed. During the attack, Union forces overran Confederate outer positions and occupied the church. In efforts to dislodge the Union sharpshooters, Confederate artillery began firing upon the church, which ultimately led to the church being set ablaze.

Finally, we will end the evening at Hanover Tavern. The earliest portion of the Tavern being built in 1791, there was a Tavern on the property spanning back to 1733. One of only a few surviving colonial-era Taverns in the United States, the Hanover Tavern hosted such historic figures as George Washington, Lord Cornwallis, Patrick Henry, P.T. Barnum, Marquis de Lafayette, and more. Both Union and Confederate troops utilized the Tavern on their way to and from the battlefields. Not only will you have the opportunity to investigate Hanover Tavern, but also the Historic Courthouse and Old Stone Jail as well – both hotbeds for paranormal activity.

For years, guests of each of these locations report eerie experiences of ghost apparitions, smells, and unexplainable noises. For the first time ever, we have access to investigate those claims. Are Union and Confederate soldiers still waging war at Hanover County’s Cold Harbor Battlefield and Polegreen Church? Are previous Hanover Tavern keepers still roaming the halls? It’s time to find out for yourself.

Tickets and more information can be found here!

If you like local history and the paranormal, then join us at the Varina Library! Transcend Paranormal will be talking about historical sites that we have investigated, as well as display and explain some of the equipment we utilize on our investigations. Meet the team, and share some of your paranormal experiences as well! We hope you join us! This is a free event! Let us know you are coming!

  • Some sites that we have investigated and will chat about:
    • Henricus Historical Park
    • Byrd Theater
    • Cold Harbor Battlefield
    • Scotchtown
    • Church Hill Train Tunnel

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Tonight is the night! It’s September 28th – the day of the World’s Largest Ghost Hunt. Teams and locations across the world will be investigating for claims of the paranormal at the same time tonight. For Transcend, we’ll be joined with guests at the Hanover Arts & Activities Center!

This building is one of our favorites; starting life as a church, it became a hospital during the Civil War, and ultimately as a community center for the Ashland, Virginia community.

If you haven’t grabbed your tickets yet, there are still a few available! Grab yours here!

If it’s just too far for you to travel, we understand! You can still join us! We’ll be live-streaming the entire investigation on Facebook. Click here to get to our page, where we will be live-streaming when the event starts!

We are very excited to see what tonight holds, as so many others are investigating all across the globe! If you are investigating tonight, stay safe and have fun!

Spend an evening investigating the beautiful Beacon Theatre with RTL Paranormal and special guest investigators from Transcend Paranormal!

Transcend has been graciously invited to join RTL Paranormal for an evening investigating the Beacon Theatre in Hopewell, Virginia! Join us as Transcend explores the Beacon Theatre for the first time! Tickets are on sale, but limited. This evening will be one not to miss!

Grab your tickets here and come join us!

We’re all packed and ready to roll! In less than 12 hours, Transcend is on our way to St Albans Sanatorium for Enigmacons 2019! Don’t forget to grab your ticket before it’s too late! $50 gets you into one of THE most haunted locations on the East Coast! You’ll spend the day hearing some fantastic investigators speak, check out all the teams (including ours!), and then get to spend Saturday night investigating St. Albans! Not a bad deal!

Who wouldn’t want to hang out with Transcend ParanormalRVA ParanormalThe Twisted RealmTwisted Paranormal SocietyThe Freakin Awesome Paranormal ShowThe Cabin on 360, and many more!

For those attending, make sure you swing by our table! You’ll get to hear about some unannounced upcoming events, grab some Transcend Merch, and maybe even have the chance to grab something special…

See you Saturday at St. Albans! 👻

Join Transcend Paranormal, Haunts of Richmond, and Henricus Historical Park for a once-in-a-lifetime evening of fundraising and investigating, as we go on Paranormal Lockdown at Henricus Fort.

All Proceeds of this event will go directly to Scares That Care! and Henricus Historical Park!

Scares That Care! is a 100% Volunteer NonProfit Organization that focuses on fighting the REAL monsters of the world – childhood illness, burns, and breast cancer, by helping families that are experiencing these extraordinary hardships cope with the financial burden by raising funds and sponsoring a family in need.

The evening will start with Ghost Tours of the Henricus Historical Fort. Guides will navigate you and your group to different locations at Henricus that paranormal teams, guests, and staff have experienced paranormal activity. There, we will recount those tales – and you may even yourself experience some of the paranormal on-goings on-site! This is an approximately 1 hour tour.

Next, join Transcend Paranormal, Haunts of Richmond, Henricus Historical Park, and many more as we get the evening into full-gear. That’s right – this opportunity was too great to not let our friends get in on the fun. We’ve partnered up with the best investigators in the field around for this evening. Not only will you get to meet the teams, check out their gear, and maybe even buy some of their swag, but you’ll be investigating with them as well!

The following groups, teams, and all around great folks will be joining us for this Paranormal Lockdown:
CPRI: The Center for Paranormal Research and Investigation
Twisted Paranormal Society & The Twisted Realm
Dennis Estlock
RVA Paranormal
R.T.L PARANORMAL
RED VEIN Haunted House

More information to come! Let us know you are coming on Facebook.

Join Preservation Virginia, Patrick Henry’s Scotchtown, Transcend Paranormal, and RVA Paranormal for a once-in-a-lifetime evening of investigating.

For the first time ever, go on Paranormal Lockdown at Scotchtown. Spend the entire evening on the grounds and in the building. Find out for yourself what lurks in the dark, long after the last guests leave for the night…

For those staying the evening, it is suggested you bring any necessary supplies you may need (sleeping bag, air mattress, etc.). We will be sleeping in Scotchtown on the Main Floor in designated areas. Refreshments will be provided throughout the evening and a Continental Breakfast will be served.

For those wishing to not investigate all evening, there will be a 3-hour investigation portion of this event as well. Attendance will be extremely limited for the Overnight portion of the investigation!

All Experience Levels Welcome! If you have your own equipment, bring it! If not, we will have numerous investigators on-site that will work with you with their equipment!

This is a Fundraising event! All proceeds directly benefit Preservation Virginia for their continued work, upkeep, and educational programming of Scotchtown!

More information to come and tickets will become available soon.

Let us know you are coming on Facebook!

Watch Live!

Join Transcend Paranormal as we go live with RVA Paranormal for their first Live Stream April 9th at 8:00 PM EST. We will be discussing our recent investigation at Patrick Henrys’ Scotchtown inn and Hanover Tavern and the evidence we captured as well as upcoming events and recent paranormal articles in the news.

We will also announce a new event that RVA Paranormal and Transcend Paranormal will be hosting this summer! You will not want to miss this!

Tonights’ Stream will feature:
Host: Jon Harris of RVA Paranormal
Co-Host: Steve Dills of Transcend Paranormal

It is with great excitement that we are finally able to share with you all a project we have been working on! This coming weekend, Transcend Paranormal will go on a little road-trip up to Washington D.C. There, we will work with Dr Sharon Pajka’s Dark Tourism class for their final project of the semester; performing a paranormal investigation. Built in 1869, the house they have chosen to focus on consists of 35 rooms and was used as not only a residence, but designed to be a center for social life.

We are very honored to work with the students, and look forward to seeing you this weekend!

Keep an eye on the Transcend Paranormal page for updates! You’ll see some of our friends coming along to assist, receive updates, and watch the Transcend Road Trip shenanigans unravel! DC – we’ll see you soon!

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