Texas Bigfoot Conference 2017

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The Texas Bigfoot Research Center celebrates the Original Texas Bigfoot Conference held on September 15, 2001 with this year’s event to be held the weekend of October 6-8, 2017.

October 20th, 2017 marks the 50th anniversary of the infamous Patterson-Gimlin Bigfoot film. In honor of this momentous occasion, we will be celebrating the 50th anniversary of the Patterson-Gimlin Bigfoot Film at the 2017 Texas Bigfoot Conference.

Established in 2001 as the original annual Bigfoot Conference in Texas by the Texas Bigfoot Research Center.
Confirmed Speakers:

Schedule of Events

Friday, October 6
7-8:30 PM
Meat n’ Greet Dinner with the Speakers
Catered Italian dinner by Bulldog Pizza Restaurant

8:30-9:30 PM Special Presentation – Cliff Barackman: 50 Years with Patty – Significance of the Patterson-Gimlin Film

9:30-11:00 PM Film Screening: Something in the Woods movie by David Ford

Saturday, October 7

9:00 doors open – vendor tables open
10:00 opening comments from Craig Woolheater

10:15 Chester Moore – A Wildlife Journalist’s Perspective on Sasquatch

10:45 Jerry Hestand – They Always Follow the Creeks: Hunting Apes in America

11:15 Break

11:30 Shelly Covington – Bigfoot Research for Dummies: Evidence Collection

12:00 Break

12:15 Ken Gerhard – Littlefoot: Accounts of Proto-pygmies around the World

12:45 Break

1:00 David Weatherly – “At War With Sasquatch”, covering “The Choctaw-Bigfoot War” and other Native American battles with big hairy men

1:30 Lyle Blackburn – “Caddo Creatures: Bigfoot in Jefferson”

2:30 Loren Coleman – Fact or Fake? The Patterson-Gimlin Film at Fifty

3:30 Break

3:45 Cliff Barackman – Survey of Sasquatch Handprint Evidence

4:45 presentations end

6-8 PM
Meat n’ Greet Dinner with the Speakers
Catered BBQ dinner by Joseph’s Riverport BBQ

8-9 PM Special Presentation – Lyle Blackburn: Fouke Monster and Boggy Creek Update.
9-10:30 PM Film Screening – Boggy Creek Monster

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