Bay City, Michigan 48706
Front Page Photo of the Day Log-IN About us
mybaycity.com October 14, 2006
(Prior Story)   Downtown ArTicle 1320   (Next Story)
Sponsored by Sunrise Pedal Trolley

State Theatre's Fourth Annual Ghost Tour and a Movie set for October 27

Interactive Ghost Tour and The Picture of Dorian Gray to be Featured

October 14, 2006       Leave a Comment
By: O. J. Cunningham

Printer Friendly Story View

BAY CITY, MICHIGAN - Local historian and author D. Laurence Rogers has written an exclusive new interactive Ghost Tour for the State Theatre's fourth annual Ghost Tour and a Movie on October 27, 2006.


"Thanks to performers from the Bay City Players, several of Bay City lurid tales will be reenacted for the first time," said Carolyn White, co-chairperson of the State Theatre Ghost Tour Committee, adding: "You will hear and see things that will take you back to the violent days of yesteryear. Tour goers also will have a surprise in store when they return to the theatre after the hour-long bus tour."

Some of the tales include the ghost of brawling lumberjack Fabian "Joe" Fournier stalking his killer on Hell's Half Mile in 1875, the apparition of a workman who crashed fatally from the roof of City Hall in 1896, the sleepwalking teenage girl of Pine Ridge Cemetery who died of fright, the mysterious ghost of the Elm Lawn Cemetery Gatehouse, Capt. Horace Warfield, and the spectre of slinky Lorelei Lee, smoking exotic dancer from the Top Hat nightclub still ghoulishly puffing after all these years. Other ghost stories will be told on the tour too.

After visiting old time hotspots to see frightful characters stepping out of their graves, settle down in the beautifully restored State Theatre, architect C. Howard Crane's Mayan masterpiece of the 1930s.

The film noir of the night is classic, seldom-seen tale of suspense, "The Picture of Dorian Gray," a movie that will rise from the mists of time and shake your emotions.

Ticket prices for the Ghost Tour and A Movie are $15. Buses leave every fifteen minutes from the State Theatre starting at 5:15 p.m. with the last bus departing at 7:30 p.m. Call the box office to reserve your tickets for the tour of your choice 989-892-2660.

For more information about the Ghost Tour please contact Dorothy Dean with the Bay City Convention & Visitors Bureau at 989-893-1222. For more information on the beautifully restored State Theatre contact Michael Bacigalupo at 989-892-2660.

Printer Friendly Story View
Prior Article

May 21, 2018
by: Jesse Pero
Bay Valley Resort is BACC Hot Spot for Week of May 21, 2018
Next Article

May 17, 2018
by: O. J. Cunningham
TRINITY EPISCOPAL CHURCH BAY CITY PRESENTS EVENSONG MAY 20
Agree? or Disagree?


O. J. Cunningham

O. J. Cunningham is the Publisher of MyBayCity.com. Cunningham previously published Sports Page & Bay City Enterprise. He is the President/CEO of OJ Advertising, Inc.

More from O. J. Cunningham

Send This Story to a Friend!       Letter to the editor       Link to this Story
Printer-Friendly Story View


--- Advertisments ---
     


0200 Nd: 05-19-2018 d 4 cpr 0





SPONSORED LINKS

LOCAL LINKS
(Ads not affiliated with Google)




Ads By MyBayCity.com
Do-Art Studio & Gallery
http://www.doallinc.org/main15
Find Unique Gift For Any Occasion

Ads By MyBayCity.com
Newton Eye Care Center
CHECK OUT OUR LIST OF SERVICES
http://www.newtoneyecarecenter.com

Ads By MyBayCity.com
Rotary Club of Bay City
rotary.org
Click Here To Join Today





Designed at OJ Advertising, Inc. (V3) (v3) Software by Mid-Michigan Computer Consultants
Bay City, Michigan USA
All Photographs and Content Copyright © 1998 - 2018 by OJA/MMCC. They may be used by permission only.
P3V3-0200 (1) 0   ID:Default   UserID:Default   Type:reader   R:x   PubID:mbC   NewspaperID:noPaperID
  pid:1560   pd:11-18-2012   nd:2018-05-19   ax:2018-05-23   Site:5   ArticleID:1320   MaxA: 999999   MaxAA: 999999
CCBot/2.0 (http://commoncrawl.org/faq/)