Spirit Experience Weekend - Oct 22nd - 25th, 2020

A spooky weekend hides in the shadows....

At the historic Palmer House Hotel in Sauk Centre, MN

*Covid-19 Update: Rooms will not be sold (rooms are pre-blocked) out for the event and a limited number of tickets will be available to allow fewer attendees and the ability to spread out throughout the weekend. Masks will be required in group events and while in public areas of the hotel. If in the event the state of MN does another shut-down over the event weekend, tickets will be transferred to the April 2021 Spirit Experience weekend event.*

A Halloween-themed weekend of creepy experiences and haunted exploration. This is a witchy version of the spring Spirit Experience weekend. The nights are longer, the activities spookier. You will uncover a variety of Halloween inspired activities in and outside of the Palmer House (see itinerary below). You'll also have time to slither around in between activities to explore, eat, and socialize with other souls at the event.

Tickets are $100 (non-refundable) and include all activities in the itinerary  below unless otherwise noted. Food and hotel costs are separate. Palmer House Event Special - Free Thursday night hotel room when you book Friday and Saturday night!

Event restrictions and requirements: Attendees, must be ages 16+, anyone under 18 must be accompanied by a parent or legal guardian. Weekend hotel reservations must be for a minimum of Friday and Saturday night. If you are only able to reserve one night, please do not purchase event tickets in advance.

Listed Below: How to Register, Events Itinerary and Room Availability

1. How to Register

  • Fill out the Contact Form to let Heidi know you are interested in the event and what room you are interested in based on current availability
    (see room list below)

  • Once the rooms details are worked out, purchase event tickets Here (tickets are non-refundable)

  • Once the purchase has been confirmed you will receive an email from Heidi with your reservation code so you can call the Palmer House and reserve that room in your name. Rooms may not be reserved without the reservation code.

  • This systems prevents any double room bookings and ensures everyone participating in the event has paid in advance for their ticket.

  • Any questions, please fill out the Contact Form.

2. Weekend Itinerary

Thursday night:

  • 7:00pm Witchy Welcome - We welcome all ghouls and goblins for a weekend of ghostly delight in a ceremony under the October waxing crescent moon. An opening of spooky style as we slink outside in the dark of night. Outside ceremony (weather permitting) at Sinclair Lewis Park near the Palmer House.

Events on Friday:

  • 11:00am-12:30pm Magical Spells, Potions, and Tools - New Class! We take a peek at items helpful in life's journey. Easy to work with tools if you are a beginner witch or warlock!

  • 7:00pm-11:00pm Séance and Palmer House Investigation - We'll start in the basement and welcome in the souls of the Palmer House and other spirits to join us for a spirit communication session. After the séance we investigate the entire hotel. 

Events on Saturday:

  • 11:00am-12:30pm Gallery Reading with Heidi and Tim - Heidi and Tim will work with their spirit guides to give answers your questions  you bring to the table. Our goal is to answer one question for every person who would like to participate!

  • 7:00pm-11:00pm Halloween Costume Party - A fun night to celebrate Halloween! Contests, games, treats and fun! Dressing up is a must!!!

3. Room and ticket availability as of
Sept, 10th 5:00pm, 2020

Click Here for current room pricing

#1 Double Jacuzzi suite 2 Queen beds/2 bathrooms - Reserved

#2/3 One queen/one full - Reserved

#4 One queen economy - Reserved

#5 Two queen suite - Reserved

#6 One king bed - Reserved

#9 One queen/one twin - Reserved

#10 One queen standard - Reserved

#11 One queen standard - Reserved (must be left open to investigate on Friday night)

#12 One queen Jacuzzi suite - Reserved

#13 Two queen suite - Reserved

#14 One full economy - Reserved

#15 One full economy - Reserved

#16 Two queen suite - Reserved

#17 One king suite - Reserved (must be left open to investigate on Friday night)

#18 One queen standard  - Reserved

#19 One queen standard - Reserved

#20 One queen/one twin  - Reserved

#21 One queen standard - Reserved

#22 One queen standard- Reserved (must be left open to investigate on Friday night)


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Shadow figure captured on camera at the end of the hall in the Palmer House during one of our investigations.

Attendees from previous Spirit Experience weekend events have loved the balanced amount of activities and planned breaks which allow time for relaxing or exploring other areas around town. Attendees have been able to participate in unique activities and made new lasting friendships with people they have met at the event.