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Book Launch – Washington Inn & Tavern 10/16/16

BOOK LAUNCH – The Haunted Lower Eastern Shore, Princess Anne

GET YOUR FREE TICKETS TO THE LAUNCH OF THE 4TH BOOK IN MINDIE BURGOYNE’S HAUNTED SERIES –  This event is FREE and open to the public held at the Washington Inn & Tavern in Princess Anne. You can buy books, meet Mindie and have her sign your book, and enjoy some fun conversation about ghosts, hauntings and the historic Eastern Shore. There will be drawings for prizes and two Grand Prize drawings for weekend getaway packages for two at a haunted inn on the Lower Shore. Your free ticket is your drawing entry. (see below)

BE THE FIRST TO GET THE BOOK IN HAND

100 copies of the book will be available for sale at this event. Cost is $21.00 (includes MD sales tax), and Mindie Burgoyne will be present and available to meet you and sign the books.  Book numbers are limited – first come, first serve.  Feel free to bring your personal copies of Mindie’s other books for signing.

 

Haunted Lower Eastern Shore by Mindie Burgoyne

 

 

 

 

The Haunted Lower Eastern Shore features 28 stories about haunted sites in the three lower counties of Maryland’s Eastern Shore including the Pocomoke Forest, Salisbury Firehouse Headquarters, Teackle Mansion, The Mar-Va Theater, Poplar Hill Mansion, the Witch’s Tree, Cry Baby Bridge and the Vance Miles House. The content follows the ghost walk stories on the Pocomoke, Snow Hill, Princess Anne, Crisfield, and (soon to be announced) Salisbury Ghost Walks. This is Burgoyne’s forth book in The History Press’s “Haunted” series.  A Limited number of Burgoyne’s other books will also be for sale at the event.

 

 

 

About the Washington Inn & Tavern

BRUNCH – WATCH THE RAVENS – OVERNIGHT STAY
Now under new ownership /management and completely renovated, this historic building on Somerset Avenue in Princess Anne offers an awesome dining experience. On the day of the launch (Sunday, Oct 16th) they’ll be serving a delicious brunch from 8am to 4pm. The full-service bar will open until 10pm and YES —- the bar will have the Ravens Game on, so you needn’t worry about missing it.  You may even want to book an overnight stay that evening in one of the tavern’s charming rooms….. but please note …. some people say that the Washington Inn and Tavern has a few ghosts of its own. 

FREE DRAWINGS – BOOKS, TOUR, Grand Prize

Attendees can enter free drawings for books, T-shirts and ghost tour tickets that will be held between 3 and 4:30 pm. There is no obligation to purchase anything. Simply show up at the launch and drop your ticket in the drawing.

2 BIG PRIZE DRAWINGS

Haunted Inn Weekend Package  – two nights for two people at The Washington Inn & Tavern OR The River Gem Bed and Breakfast (both said to be haunted) including breakfast, plus a signed copy of The Haunted Lower Eastern Shore and two free ghost tour tickets. Each package is valued at over $300. 

Two winners will be drawn at 5pm and both packages will be awarded. Weekend stays are subject to availability. No purchase is necessary to enter. Winners need only be present at the launch and the drawing in order to collect the prize. Drawings for grand prizes will be held at 5pm.

Princess Anne GHOST WALK FOLLOWS under October’s FULL Moon  5:30pm 

The Princess Anne Ghost Walk

MAKE A NIGHT OF IT  – After the book launch ends, at 5:30 pm, Mindie and other storytellers from Chesapeake Ghost Tours will lead a Princess Anne Ghost tour starting at the Washington Inn and Tavern. You will hear some of the most disturbing haunted stories of murders, suicide, the torment of children along with comforting stories of a lady of the mansion, old firefighters and some guests who never left the Washington Inn. Also walk through a peaceful graveyard with a healing tree. The walk is approximately one mile long and takes one hour and 45 minutes. Read more and  Reserve tickets now for the ghost walk now.

BOOK LAUNCH TICKETS

To get your free tickets to the Haunted Lower Eastern Shore Book Launch, scroll down and note the number you want to order then take the steps to complete the order.  Limit 5 per person. There is no charge.

Print the ticket out and bring it with you to use as your drawing. ticket.

 

Book Launch – The Haunted Mid-Shore – Oxford

Come to a Book Launch of The Haunted Mid-Shore
Sat. 8/29 at The Robert Morris Inn – Oxford 5-7pm

The Haunted MId-Shore by Mindie Burgoyne

On Saturday, August 29, 2015 at the Robert Morris Inn in Oxford, MD, Mindie Burgoyne will be present to sign and sell copies of her latest book – The Haunted Mid-Shore: Spirits of Caroline, Dorchester and Talbot CountiesThe book in the second in what will be a 3-book series of on haunted sites that are covered in Burgoyne’s 10-town Chesapeake Ghost Walk trail. The Haunted Mid-Shore was published by The History Press as part of their  “Haunted America” series. Books sold at this launch will be the first of this edition publicly sold.

The launch begins at 5pm and ends at 7pm. Everyone is welcome and there is no cost to attend.  The book launch is being held at The Robert Morris Inn in Oxford, a historic Inn and restaurant that is also featured on the cover of the book. Co-owner, Ian Fleming provided the Foreward for the book.

Room 10 will be open to the Public

Mr. Fleming will also be on site and has offered to open the haunted “Room 10” to the public so they can have a look at the most haunted room in the Inn where Mindie Burgoyne had her own haunted experience.

SPECIAL DRAWING for attendees – $410 value

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Book Launch – Dunes Manor Hotel

BOOK LAUNCH – Haunted Ocean City and Berlin, by Mindie Burgoyne

TICKETS – Scroll down for tickets.  This event is FREE and open to the public. By getting a ticket you’re automatically in the FREE drawing.

The Dunes Manor Hotel will host the launch of Mindie Burgoyne’s latest book, Haunted Ocean City and Berlin. The event is open to the public but do get tickets. They are your drawing entry (scroll down).  Guests may come at 3pm, just in time for “Afternoon Tea” at this glorious Victorian, Ocean front hotel (which has a ghost).  The Dunes Manor is one of the haunted sites featured in this new book.

BE THE FIRST TO GET THE BOOK IN HAND

100 copies of the book will be available for sale at $21.00 (includes MD tax), and Mindie Burgoyne will be present and available to sign books.  There will be a limited number of books available.  First come, first serve.

FREE DRAWING – BOOK & TOUR

Attendees can enter a free drawing that will be held at 4pm.  If you are the winner, you will receive a signed copy of Haunted Ocean City and Berlin PLUS a private ghost walk to any one of the ten towns featured by Chesapeake Ghost Walks for you and up to 25 of your friends with Mindie Burgoyne as your guide. That’s a $410 value.  Towns include Ocean City, Berlin, Snow Hill, Pocomoke, Princess Anne, Crisfield, Cambridge, St. Michaels, Denton and Easton. Pick one and Mindie will guide your tour on a day you select.

Entrants must attend the launch but need not be present to win and no purchase is necessary to enter.

 

Haunted Ocean City and BerlinHaunted Ocean City and Berlin features 20 stories about haunted sites in these two towns, including the Dunes Manor, the Atlantic Hotel, Trimpers Carousel, Ocean City Life-Saving Station, the Henry Hotel, Plim Plaza and  the Shoreham as well as Adkins Hardware, Ayers General Store and the Odd Fellows Lodge in Berlin. The content follows the content on the Ocean City and Berlin Ghost Walks. This is Burgoyne’s second book in The History Press’s “Haunted” series.  A Limited number of Burgoyne’s first book Haunted Eastern Shore: Ghostly Tales from East of the Chesapeake will also be for sale.

 

OCEAN CITY GHOST WALK FOLLOWS: 

MAKE A NIGHT OF IT  – After the book launch, grab some dinner at the Dunes or your other favorite OC restaurant, then join Mindie and / or one of the Ocean City guides for the Ocean City Ghost Walk at 7:00 pm.  Reserve tickets now for the ghost walk now.

TICKETS

To get your free tickets, scroll down and note the number you want to order then take the steps to complete the order.  Limit 5 per person. There is no charge.  Print the ticket out and bring it with you to use as your drawing. ticket.

 

Book Launch – Haunted Ocean City & Berlin

You’re invite to a book launch – Haunted Ocean City & Berlin

Book Launch - Mindie Burgoyne

On Saturday, October 11, 2014 from 3:00 pm to 4:30 pm at the Dunes Manor Hotel in Ocean City, Mindie Burgoyne will be present to sign and sell copies of her latest book – Haunted Ocean City and Berlin. The book was published by The History Press and is Mindie’s second book in their “Haunted America” series. Books sold at this launch will be the first of this edition publicly sold.

Everyone is welcome and there is no cost to attend.  The launch coincides with the Dunes Manor’s afternoon tea, so guests can take advantage of these complimentary refreshments along with the spectacular ocean views from the Dunes Manor upper lobby.

SPECIAL DRAWING for attendees – $410 value

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