Recent podcast, youtube & radio appearances:

 

June 9th, 2024: Talking Alaskan adventures with Steve Kulls on Squatch DTV: youtube.com/watch?v=kGzabIsN9o0

-May 28th, 2024: Discussing Bigfoot, UFO's & more with Jim Harold on the Paranormal Podcast: youtube.com/watch?v=6YWLcQ3AzTo

-May 16th, 2024: Having a wide range of conversations on the My Family Thinks I'm Crazy podcast: podcasts.apple.com/aleksander-petakov-anomalous-landscapes

-May 10th, 2024: Cryptid hunting tales on the Studio Sinister podcast: podbean.com/media/aleks-petakov-studio-sinister

-March 15th, 2024: Discussing my new Strange Places series on Expanding Reality Radio: youtube.com/watch?v=MNYUbfD2ezU

 

 

 

 

 

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Upcoming events & speaking engagements:


-Scouting for Bigfoot event, Charmingfare Farm, Candia, New Hampshire, June 22nd & 23rd: I will be a participating investigator at this event, info via this link: visitthefarm.com/cff/scouting-for-bigfoot/

-Library presentation, Wadleigh Memorial Library, Milford, New Hampshire, June 25th, 2024 at 5:30-7:00pm: I will be doing my "Granite State Bigfoot" presentation about the history of Bigfoot like reports in New Hampshire. Registration required, via this link: www.eventkeeper.com/code/ekform.cfm?curOrg=WAD&curID=703979 

-Monster Fest 2, Canton, Ohio, June 28th & 29th, 2024: Monster Fest, put on by Small Town Monsters, is back for a second round! I will be at this event all weekend alongside the rest of the STM crew. Come hang with us for a good time! Info: https://www.smalltownmonsters.com/stm-monster-fest-2024

-Library presentation, North Hampton Public Library, North Hampton, New Hampshire, July 24th, 2024 at 2:00-4:00pm: I will be doing my "Granite State Bigfoot" presentation about the history of Bigfoot like reports in New Hampshire. No registration required, more info here: https://nhplib.org/calendar/

-The Alaska Bigfoot Cruise, September 13th-20th, 2024: I'm very excited to be a part of the 2nd ever Alaska Bigfoot cruise as a speaker. I will also be leading some excursions while visiting different parts of Southeast Alaska. For more info, rates & travel itinerary, check here: gatherupevents.com/the-alaska-bigfoot-cruise/

-Sasquatch Calling Festival, Whitehall, New York, September 28th, 2024: I will be attending one of my favorite events, the annual Whitehall Sasquatch Calling Festival, near the infamous Abair Road incident in Whitehall, New York: facebook.com/CallingTheBeast

 

granite state bigfoot comic book


A collaboration in 2018 with Mitchell Comics about my personal research into accounts of "Bigfoot" sightings in New Hampshire that took place in the 1970's. Featured as a character in the comic!

Order the comic here: Granite State Bigfoot

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Articles/features:


 

"Documentarian shares experiences investigating Sasquatch" (2020): newhampshirelakesandmountains.com/2020-08-13

"Bigfoot Lives - At Least on Screen" (2020): nhmagazine.com/bigfoot-lives-at-least-on-screen

"Blizzard of Unbelievable Beasts takes over Dartmouth College this weekend" (2020): unionleader.com/blizzard-of-unbelievable-beasts-takes-over-dartmouth

"Thar be monsters: Filmmaker explores creatures of New England Lore" (2019): unionleader.com/thar-be-monsters

"Believers talk UFO's, unexplained at Leominster Conference" (2019): bostonherald.com/leominsterUFOconference

"Resident's Believe Mountain Lions Still Roam New Hampshire's Forests" (2018): www.usnews.com/cougars-still-roam-new-hampshires-forests 

"An Inside Look at the International Cryptozoology Conference" (2018): coasttocoastam.com/ICC

Aleks

Articles by me:


On the Trail of...Champ, Part I: Origins: smalltownmonsters.blogspot.com

On the Trail of...Champ, Part II: Interviews: smalltownmonsters.blogspot.com

On the Trail of...Champ, Part III: Filmmaking gear: smalltownmonsters.blogspot.com