Holiday events in NY & Chicago 2015 AND Win a role in a movie!!
Hope everyone is getting ready for a horrifically good holiday season! We’re coming up on year 10 for the NYC Zombie Crawl in 2016 and we’re going to be co-hosting some special FREE variety shows to bleed us through the new year! It all starts this Saturday, November 28th in NY and continues Dec 20th in Chicago!
Sat, Nov 28th – Brooklyn NY - 8pm – 21+ – Sgt Kabukiman’s Non-Denominational Holiday Xtravangaza!
Lucky 13 Bar – 644 Sackett St, Brooklyn, New York 11217
It’s Kabukiman’s 25th birthday and the Troma Team is throwing him a party to celebrate the release of the Blu-Ray edition of his first movie, ‘Sgt Kabukiman NYPD’! Kabukiman will also host a non-specific holiday live show to kick off the 2nd season of ‘Kabukiman’s Cocktail Corner‘ with tons of special guests including musical guests THE BAD LUCK 13 RIOT EXTRAVANGAZA!! AND IT’S ALL FREE!!
SKINDICATE SUSPENSION will be performing some human flesh hook performances!
ESS STARGO of UNICORN SMACK will be providing some holiday musical accompaniment !
Troma President Lloyd Kaufman in person!
Check out all 10 episodes of the first season of ‘Kabukiman’s Cocktail Corner on Youtube Now!!
Sunday, December 20th 8pm - The Incredibly Strange Holiday Spectacular for the Needy!!
Emporium Bar and Arcade – 1366 N Milwaukee Ave, Chicago, Illinois 60622
We’re teaming up with Kickapoo Joy Juice & Ramblin Root Beer and Taco in a Bag to present the coolest holiday variety show of all time! And it is free! All you need to do is donate an unused unwrapped toy to the coolest restaurant in Chicago, Taco In A Bag (4603 N Lincoln) between now and December 19th. One toy…one ticket. It’s that simple. Can’t get to Taco In A Bag? Just make a small donation online AT THIS LINK TO CONFIRM YOUR TICKET! Bask in the cool yule glow of the of the weirdest and wackiest holiday variety show of all time!
America’s Funny Man, Neil Hamburger!
Festive found footage with Everything Is Terrible’s Holiday Humbug!
Pin-up Superstar Masuimi Max with the Ghost of Christmas Past, Present and Future!
Local legends Maya Sinstress and Mark the Knife
Hosted by Troma’s Sgt Kabukiman NYPD!
Free Kickapoo Joy Juice & Rambin Root Beer for everyone! Kickapoo cocktails and so much more!
More details and how to donate your toy at TACO IN A BAG (4603 N Lincoln, Chicago IL)
And finally, we’re working with the Aslyum (makers of ‘Sharknado’ and ‘Z-Nation’) and Memorex to promote a cool ‘Make a movie’ contest where you can win a role in the next Asylum Movie!!
“MEMOREX LIVES!” MAKE-A-SCENE VIDEO CONTEST
ONE GRAND PRIZE WINNER WILL WALK AWAY WITH A ONCE IN A LIFETIME CHANCE TO BREAK INTO HOLLYWOOD!
The “Memorex Lives!” online video contest is inviting consumers to create a “make-a-scene” video featuring a Hollywood actor, singer, and producer Joey Lawrence as superhero action star Brock Firestone, leader of “The Resistance” against The Evil Empire (tech giants). Participants are encouraged to visit www.memorexlives.com where they can upload and insert seven 10-20 second entertaining homemade video clips to “make-a-scene” with Joey Lawrence as fictional, action-hero movie star Brock Firestone. The goal for every participant is to create the ultimate scene about joining “The Resistance” against The Evil Empire of tech giants who are taking over the world with overpriced products.
Find out how you can join the resistance and win prizes like big screen HD TV’s, a walk on role on an ‘The Aslyum’ Production, a pitch meeting for your own movie and more at www.memorexlives.com
9th Annual Manhattan Crawl Wrap-up!
Want to thank all of our zombie fans, our crew and of course all amazing performers that rocked the afterparty including JUNGLE JUNKIES, BIKINI CARWASH, J AND THE 9s, Reggie Bugmuncher, Stephanie Anders, Nina La Voix, Abby Diamond and Skindicate Suspensions! Also our awesome venues Twins Pub, the Museum of Sex and Slake NYC! And of course we could not do this without the support of our sponsors Pabst Blue Ribbon, Shaw Promotion, New York Costumes and The Scouts Guide To The Zombie Apocalypse (In theaters Oct 31st)!
Check out our official wrap video from Rollersteady below and official photo gallery from JM Draven right here! Tag yourselves and add your photos to our Facebook group!
Check out this Zombie POV video from the NYC Zombie Crawl on TECH INSIDER!
And photos from our SHARINGBOX Photo booth at the afterparty!
HALLOWEEN 2015 in THREE STATES! NY, Philly and Chicago!
For those of you who are still looking for ghoulish things to do this Halloween, Saturday October 31st, there is plenty going on with our friends of the NYC Zombie Crawl! Follow the links and get your zombie on! Or whatever you’re going to be for Halloween!
BANG-ON Halloween Warehouse of Horrors – 9p-6am – A spooktacular dance party in a secret East Williamsburg location (TBA when you buy tickets) dance all night and into the morning with this Halloween tradition! Featuring suspension performances from Skindicate Suspension as well as a Coney Island-style extravaganza featuring freaky performers, a bouncy castle, games, popcorn, cotton-candy and more!
BLOOD MANOR and TIMES SCARE NYC – Two great haunted attractions in Manhattan! Blood Manor is so scary they pride themselves on scaring the piss out of people, and Times Scare has one of the best haunted bars in NY! Check out the websites for showtimes all evening!
THE HAUNT AT ROCKY LEDGE – For those up in the Bronx and Yonkers, there is a haunt for you too in Westchester County! The final night is on Halloween!
THE ROCKING DEAD: BEDLAM (7:30pm at the Medicine Show Theater 549 W 52nd St, 3rd Floor NYC) – A fully immersive theatrical experience that blends survival horror and an adrenaline-fueled dance party. It isn’t another haunted house; it’s a visceral choose-your-own-adventure in which every twist and turn is decided by YOU, the audience! Use code ZCRAWL2015 for $10 off tickets! Shows run through Nov 13th every Tuesday – Friday
Cedar Street Horror House (Cedar Street and Cumberland Street in Fishtown, Philadelphia 19125) – 5p-9pm - The 3rd year for this free intimate haunt experience, now with more demonic clowns!
Terror Behind the Walls at Eastern State Penitentiary (22nd & Fairmount Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19130) – A gigantic haunted attraction in one of the first real prisons in the US! And it’s really haunted!
Pennhurst Asylum (Church Street and Bridge Road, Spring City, PA 19475) – Another huge haunted attraction in a real insane asylum! And it’s also really haunted!
Wes Craven/Nightmare on Elm Street 35mm Marathon at Prince Music Theater – The Awesome Fest and Philadelphia Indie Film Fest present this 24 sleepover movie marathon starting at 11am Halloween morning!
Satanic Rave XVII – Doors at 7pm at Ortleibs in Northern Liberties – Live metal/hardcore music w the World Famous Crawlspace Bros, YDI, Yesterday’s Youth, Hellrad, Sicker Than Most, Barbaric, Homicidals, Wolves Attack and other special guests including Abby Diamond and Stephanie Anders!
Prison City Halloween Massacre 8 (802 Theodore St, Crest Hill, Illinois 60403) – Halloween party with live music including the return of the NASSAU CHAINSAW DISGRACELAND DEMOLITION COMMITTEE! Also featuring WHUT?, An Undying Allegiance and Prison City Brigade
Taco in A Bag’s Midnight Madness Meat-Up Massacre – The best restaurant in Chicago is offering FREE Taco In A Bag from Midnight to 1:30am on Halloween night along with other ghoulish surprises!
Also, if you are looking for a gory gift for those you love, check out POST MORTEM PINUPS with new 8×11 prints and 11×17 prints of sexy crime scene photography on sale through the end of year!
This Sunday Oct 18th 9th Annual NYC Zombie Crawl in Manhattan!!
- We’ll have an OPEN Pabst Blue Ribbon bar starting at 10pm at the afterparty!!
- The Museum of Sex stop at 7pm is FREE to enter the downstairs bar and visitor’s center. If you want to gain access to the whole museum there is a $5 discount for zombies so admission will be $12.50 if you want to see it all! The address to the Museum of Sex is 233 5th Avenue at 27th Street, NYC.
- Our Zombie Costume Contest at the afterparty we’ll be giving out over $300 in prizes including gift certificates to Halloween Adventure and swag from ‘The Scouts Guide To The Zombie Apocalypse’, Pabst Blue Ribbon, Troma Entertainment, Backseat Conceptions and more!
*ALSO Win some free survival gear from Scouts Guide To The Zombie Apocalypse by entering this free contest online now!
Time Out NY has the NYC Zombie Crawl listed as a ‘Thing to Do’ in NYC this weekend! It certainly is!
Halloween is here and the Zombies are rising again! On Oct 18th, Midtown Manhattan will swarm with the undead starting at 4pm on Oct 18th at Twins Pub (421 9th Avenue between 33rd and 34th St) with a special stop at 7pm the Museum of Sex (233 Fifth Avenue, at 27th St)! It will all culminate in the usual blood and booze fueled after-party at 8:30pm at Slake NYC (251 W 30th St Btwn 7th and 8th ave) with live music, zombie and horror burlesque, sideshow performances and more!
New performers include the world famous Reggie Bugmuncher performing sideshow throughout the night along with Zombie and Horror themed burlesque with Zombie Crawl favorite Stephanie Anders and new additions Nina La Voix and Abby Diamond! And human flesh hooks from Skindicate Suspensions!
The NYC Zombie Crawl after party will feature live music, sideshow, performance art and burlesque including the return of a few bands who have not performed at the crawl in years - Brazilian metal maniacs the JUNGLE JUNKIES and Power Pop-Punkers BIKINI CARWASH!!!! Also new acts to the Crawl include punk rockers from Brooklyn J AND THE 9s! All the bands at this year’s crawl are also female fronted!!
We’ll also be screening some clips from the new horror comedy ‘The Scouts Guide To The Zombie Apocalypse‘, and have some awesome new technology on hand from Sharingbox a socially interactive photobooth that will allow you to post our photos from the booth right to your own social networks!
Buy advance tickets right now for only $13 (+$1 service fee)
NYC Zombie Crawl Oct 18th Manhattan Routing:
4p-6:30p – Twins Pub (421 9th Avenue between 33rd and 34th St NYC)
Free zombie meetup with Zombie makeup artists starting at $10! All ages welcome!!
6:30-7:00pm – Zombies crawl around Midtown
7p-8p – Zombies stop for drinks and fun at the MUSEUM OF SEX (233 Fifth Avenue, at 27th St NYC)
At 8pm we’ll head back out onto the streets and head to:
8:30pm – Midnight – NYC Zombie Afterparty at Slake NYC (251 W 30th St Btwn 7th and 8th ave NYC)
Entertainment will include live music, zombie burlesque and sideshow performances and much more! 21 and up only!
$15 for zombies $18 for Humans
JUNGLE JUNKIES – Brazilian metal madness!
J AND THE 9s – Punk rock n’ roll straight outta Brooklyn!
BIKINI CARWASH – Power pop-punk rock!
The sexy sideshow of REGGIE BUGMUNCHER
Zombie and Horror Burlesque by Zombie Crawl favorite STEPHANIE ANDERS and new additions NINA LA VOIX and ABBY DIAMOND!
Human flesh hooks by SKINDICATE SUSPENSIONS!
STAY TUNED FOR MORE DETAILS!!!
* Listen to the NEW album from the JUNGLE JUNKIES for FREE right now HERE!
About the horror comedy ‘The Scouts Guide To The Zombie Apocalypse‘:
Three scouts and lifelong friends join forces with one badass cocktail waitress to become the world’s most unlikely team of heroes. When their peaceful town is ravaged by a zombie invasion, they’ll fight for the badge of a lifetime and put their scouting skills to the test to save mankind from the undead. Starring Tye Sheridan, David Koechner, Cloris Leachman¸ Halston Sage, Logan Miller, Joey Morgan & Sarah Dumont
J AND THE 9′S
Marvel’s ‘BLADE’ Blood Rave with BBQ Films and The Crystal Method!
On behalf of Deacon Frost, BBQ Films and the NYC Zombie Crawl thanks to all our undead friends – vampire and zombies alike who attended the special immersive screening of the Marvel vampire movie BLADE complete with a blood rave from the opening scene of the movie! The NYC Zombie Crawl crew was on hand at the Blade Rave to turn Purebloods into Revenants, the zombie species from Marvel’s Blade universe.
An immersive screening of Blade inside the film’s iconic vampire nightclub, BLADE RAVE features The Crystal Method, Pictureplane, and others. Dance to hits from the soundtrack by The Crystal Method, take sword fighting lessons from Sword Class NYC, lounge with Poisonous Pinup models in Deacon’s apartment, get hypnotized by incredible 40-foot projected visuals, and be mesmerized by the mystic moves of performance troupe The Dance Cartel. Some lucky VIP guests will even walk away with custom-fit fangs from fangsmith Father Sebastiaan. Charity beneficiary is the Red Cross.