GHOST STORIES

Halloween in Texas: Ghosts and Séances

Halloween in Texas: Ghosts and Séances

The Halloween tradition goes back centuries. Originally, the Celtic celebration was called All Hallow’s Eve, and it occurred the night before All Saint’s Day on November 1st. As the veil thins, the portals between two worlds are opened. It allows the spirits of the dead, the fae folk, and other mystical travelers to enter back into “our realm” to cause mischief and hauntings. 

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The Ghosts of Black Sparrow Music Parlor

The Ghosts of Black Sparrow Music Parlor

The Black Sparrow has the warm and welcoming vibe you want in a hangout. Cold beer, a variety of wines, and a staff that only speaks Texas Friendly, not to mention a delicious menu with their in-house restaurant, Greenhouse Craft Food. But all of that is just the icing on the cake; it’s the history and hauntings inside the Black Sparrow that had me at a disembodied “hello.” 

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Ghost Tours & Haunted Pub Crawls:  What to Expect When You Take a Ghost Tour

Ghost Tours & Haunted Pub Crawls: What to Expect When You Take a Ghost Tour

Ghost Tours are a favorite with tourists and locals all over the world. And you don’t have to be a “believer” to take a Ghost Tour. They are a great way to learn about a city’s history and hauntings. Private Ghost Tour? Haunted Pub Crawl? True Crime Ghost Tour? Learn what to expect and how to choose which Ghost Tour is perfect for you and your group.

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Taylor’s Howard Theatre: History and Hauntings

Taylor’s Howard Theatre: History and Hauntings

The Howard Theatre in Taylor, Texas has been showing movies for almost 100 years, from silent films to Hollywood blockbusters. And when the popcorn is popped and the lights go down, it’s not just ticket holders who escape into the stories on the silver screen… The Howard has a few ghosts that enjoy a weekend flick, as well.

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Louie Mueller: Ghosts and Barbecue

Louie Mueller: Ghosts and Barbecue

There’s more than smoked brisket and sausage behind the doors of Louie Mueller Barbecue in Taylor, Texas. When the pits are empty and the lights off, that’s when things start to get restless in the old historic building that is the home to the Best Barbecue in Texas.

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Spiritualists: The Original Ghost Hunters & Compassionate Spirit Talkers

Spiritualists: The Original Ghost Hunters & Compassionate Spirit Talkers

The history of Spiritualism is long. Necromancy and Divination have been around for centuries and are called many names. The fascination with the After-Life and our need for Goodbyes is at the root of this practice’s longevity, but equality and civility have become part of its evolution. Yesterday’s Spirit Talkers are today’s progressive and compassionate Ghost Hunters.

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