2017 Events Coming Soon!!

April 16, 2017 by  
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Greetings Boils and Ghouls!

Hope everyone is having a great 2017 so far! This is year 11 for the NYC Zombie Crawl and we just get better with age! We have tons of cool events in the works now, the first being our 11th annual Brooklyn Zombie Crawl! We’ll be announcing the date in the coming weeks, just have to coordinate our performer and zombie schedules.

Also we want to express our gratitude and love to all our zombie family, there are many of you who have been with us since the beginning and we appreciate your support! We aim to continue bringing you amazing zombie themed events for years to come!

Stay tuned for more details – the zombie season is soon upon us!

Much love and blood!
Doug Sakmann
Zombie Ringleader

PS:, Take a look back at some of the first zombie events in Brooklyn and Manhattan below!

 

 

October 2016 Wrap-up and Stripping Dead in Chicago!

October 28, 2016 by  
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Greetings Boils and Ghouls!

Halloween weekend is upon us and it’s been a whirlwind month! We thank all our zombies and supporters for making year 10 of the NYC Zombie Crawl so amazing! We had an amazing time on October 15th crawling through Manhattan, check out your beautiful zombie selves in these epic photos! Thanks to our performers J and the 9’s, Skeletal Life, Miss Liberty Rose and Dr Claw’s Sideshow and DJ Tim T as well as our venues The Contintental, Otto’s Shrunken Head and the Beauty Bar! Also our zombie general Zac Amico for taking care of business as well as Andy Straub for returning from the dead for this event! And of course our Troma Family for showing up and making it extra wild with the Toxic Avenger, Dolphinman and special guest Will Keenan of Tromeo and Juilet and Terror Firmer!

And check out our wrap-up video from Rollersteady with some epic slo-mo video of our zombies!!

Village Voice Photo Gallery

Driven By Boredom Photo Gallery and Wrapup

John Christou Photography 

And in the meantime if you happen to be in the Chicago-land area, tonight and tomorrow October 28th and 29th at 10pm we’re bringing the zombies for the 8th annual Night of the Stripping Dead at the Admiral Theater!! The beast is back with the finest in adult zombie entertainment featuring the best burlesque, fetish and sideshow acts from around the world! Including Maya Sinstress, Mosh, Roxi Delite, Flec Mindspace, Miss Miranda, Tana the Tattooed Lady, Acrobritt and tons of zombie strippers!!

Much love and blood, i’ll see you in the cemetery!

Doug Sakmann
Zombie Ringleader, NYC Zombie Crawl

Also here’s a clip of J and the 9s from last year’s October crawl!

NYC Zombie Crawl hits Manhattan Oct 15th!!

October 7, 2016 by  
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Greetings Boils and Ghouls!

The NYC Zombie Crawl is back in the Lower East Side for its 10th annual lurch around Manhattan on Saturday, October 15th! The zombie fun will begin at 4pm at THE CONTINENTAL (25 3rd Avenue at St Marks Place NYC) with our usual FREE zombie meet-up! You must be 21+ to enter the bar (with ID) and the drink specials include 5 SHOTS OF ANYTHING FOR $10!!! For 2 and 1/2 hours, zombies are invited to hang out while our zombie technicians will be providing makeup for civilians who wish to become undead for a small fee (starting at $10). Drink specials will be provided all day and night by Pabst Blue Ribbon and Jagermeister!

At 6:30pm, Zombies will depart and roam through the LES to our 2nd stop at OTTO’S SHRUNKEN HEAD (538 E 14th St btwn Ave A & Ave B, NYC) from 7-8pm before heading to:

The Zombie Afterparty at BEAUTY BAR NYC (231 E 14th St btwn 2nd and 3rd avenue) Free entry to the front bar but if you want to see the show, $12 for zombies, $14 for humans! 21+ to enter, with performances include musical guests J AND THE 9s and SKELETAL LIFE along with Ghoulishly Sexy Burlesque from MISS LIBERTY ROSE and Human Flesh Hook Fun with SKINDICATE SUSPENSION

DJ Tim T will be mixing metal and classic rock tunes all night and of course the notorious HOT ZOMBIE CONTEST & COSTUME CONTEST!! And after 11pm Michael T and Twig the Wonderkid will be mixing tunes for a Zombie Dance Party!!

More Madness TBA stay tuned!!


Thanks to zombie model Nekolette Necro and Mike George Photography for the amazing zombie photos!!

Brooklyn June 26th 2016 Wrap Up!

June 29, 2016 by  
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Thanks so much to all the amazing zombies who helped make our first event of year 10 so amazing! Check out all the video, photos and press below with your beautiful zombie faces, including a photo gallery and Feature article in the NEW YORK TIMES! We also have limited edition T-shirts on sale now!

The official wrap video from Rollersteady.com!

Photo gallery from John Christou Photography!

Photo gallery from Ed Campbell of Rebel Image Photography!

Tattooed Zombie Girls on Inked Magazine! – Tattooed Zombie Wrap up video on Inked Magazine!

Article on FANGORIA.com!

Article on Blumhouse.com about the new movie from Backseat Conceptions and director Michael Walker, CALL SHEET!!

Bust Magazine Article!

Here is the official video from Inked Magazine and Rollersteady.com showcasing all the tattooed zombies at the event!

Special thanks to all our amazing sponsors including Pabst Blue Ribbon, Not Your Father’s Root Beer, Inked Magazine, Steadfast Brand, Shaw Promotion & Halloween Adventure NYC as well as our venues  BAR MATCHLESS, THE CHARLESTON & BLACK BEAR BAR and incredible makeup artists including the gang from THE HAUNT AT ROCKY LEDGE! And our co-hosts  Inked Girls FALLON VENDETTA and KALI FELINE!

And of course the event would not be complete without all the amazing performances from UNCLE JAKE AND THE 18 WHEEL GANG, JUNGLE JUNKIES, SCREAMIN’ REBEL ANGELS, NP PRESLEY AND THE GHOST OF JESSE GARON , SQUIDLING BROS. CIRCUS SIDESHOW and SKINDICATE SUSPENSION! Also our opening reception acts JESS-O-LANTERN & Mike Gallagher from SPARKLEFIGHT! And thanks to the FOOD BANK NYC for helping us collect cans for the homeless!

We have so much more coming up for 2016 you will not be disappointed! First up is going to be the new hit new interactive comedy experience ‘The Zombie Wedding‘ (from the producers of ‘Tony and Tina’s Wedding’) returns to NYC on July 8th! The show will hit Manhattan at The Cutting Room (44 E 32nd Street, NYC). There will be a pre-wedding reception at 6:30pm with Free Zombie Makeup and the show will start at 8pm. You can buy your tickets HERE before they sell out! Use the code NYCZOMBIE when buying your ticket for $5 off from the NYC Zombie Crawl!

We’ll also be working with the Walker Stalker Convention on July 9th and 10th in New Jersey! It’s your chance to meet many of the start of the Walking Dead and much more! More details on that soon but you can check out all the amazing guests and vendors and get your tickets at www.walkerstalkercon.com!


NYC Zombie Crawl T Shirt Now Available!

June 28, 2016 by  
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NYC Zombie Crawl is proud to announce a partnership with Steadfast Brand for the official t-shirt of the NYC Zombie Crawl! Featuring models Fallon Vendetta and Kali Feline, the shirt is illustrated by Daniel Leister (‘Hack/Slash’ & ‘Wonderland’ Comic Series and the upcoming ‘Lord of Gore’) based off a photo from Ed Campbell of Rebel Image Photography

You can buy it now for only $20 and get a free print of your choice for a limited time! Choose from either Fallon, Kali or both girls below! Just email your shirt size (M, L, XL 2XL) and which print you want to info@nyczombiecrawl.com along with your name and address to confirm the order and get payment options!