Join us here at the Farnsworth House with William Connery, a.k.a "The History Guy" as he talks about two of his awesome books on September 23rd! MOSBY'S RAIDS IN CIVIL WAR NORTHERN VIRGINIA and CIVIL WAR NORTHERN VIRGINIA 1861 will be available for purchase in our bookstore from 10am-5pm. William will be here to discuss the books, sign them for you, and do read short excerpts from thier pages. His table will be outside in the beer garden, so stop by, have a drink, purchase a book, and get it signed by the author himself!

Historic Farnsworth House Paint Along


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Flit Fly Dragon Fly Paint Along

September 20th


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Join us here at the Farnsworth House Inn, one of the most haunted Inns in America, for our first annual Paracon! Included in your 10$ admission, you will receive all-day access to our vendor area, one raffle ticket, FREE lectures during the day, a scavenger hunt ticket (once completed, you are awarded an extra raffle ticket), 10% off to be used in Sweney’s Tavern that day (excludes alcohol) and one free Mourning Theater or House Tour Ticket during the Paracon. This is going to be an event that you aren’t going to want to miss!

Current Vendors (subject to change)

Farnsworth House Ghost Walks and History Presentations

Farnsworth House Paranormal Investigations

Farnsworth Food & Drink Display

Homemade Ice Cream from Cone Sweet Cone

Keystone Paranormal Investigation Association

Haunted Objects display

Gettysburg Ghost Exchange

Ravens Runz

The Haldeman Mansion

Anna Brandimarte (medium)

Deb Lerew (author)

Urbans Edge

Evermore Paranormal

Don Allison (author)

David Jacobs (author)

Ghosts of Gettysburg

Spooky’s Cauldron



Schedule for the Day!

10:00am – Doors Open

11:00am – Paranormal Lecture in Camp Tiger (topic TBD), Sweney’s Tavern, Patio and Beer Garden Open

12:00pm – Raffle Prize Drawing (must be present), Paranormal Lecture in the Main House “Ghost Hunting 101”

1:00pm – Lecture in Camp Tiger (topic TBD), House Tour

2:00pm – Lecture in Camp Tiger (topic TBD), Raffle Prize Drawing, Mourning Theater Tour

3:00pm – Lecture in the Main House “How to Protect Yourself during a Paranormal Investigation”

4:00pm – Raffle Prize Drawing, House Tour, Vendor Booths Close

5:00pm – Mourning Theater Tour, Meade and Lee Dining Rooms open (reservations recommended)

7:00pm – Mourning Theater Tour, Eat in Camp Dinner

8:00pm – East Cemetery Hill Walk

9:00pm – Farnsworth House Paracon Ghost Hunt, Meade and Lee Dining Rooms Close

9:30pm – Confederate Hospital Walk, Sweney’s Tavern Closes, Guest Services Closes

11:00pm – Beer Garden Closes