The zombie crawl returns to the Williamsburg area on Sunday, June 2nd for a full day and night of our usual zombie apocalypse! And we’ve got the dark cabaret musical styling of special guest Aurelio Voltaire (here some of his music HERE) at the afterparty!
We’re starting at 3pm at Knitting Factory Brooklyn (361 Metropolitan Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11211) with our usual FREE zombie meet-up! It’s an all age event (you must be 21+ to enter the Bar room) the bar and 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 $5). We’ll have drink specials from Pabst Blue Ribbon and Sailor Jerry all afternoon and a photo booth from Snap Yourself NYC!
At 5:30pm, Zombies will roam down Bedford Ave to McCarron Park for our annual photo opportunity as well as some zombie fun and games. At 6:45pm we’ll be making a pit stop for some zombie refueling (Location TBA).
Then at 8pm we’ll head to Public Assembly (70 North 6th Street, Brooklyn, NY 11211) for the NYC Zombie Crawl after party ($13 if you are a zombie, $15 for civilians, 21 + only) featuring tons of bloody good fun including drink specials from Pabst and Sailor Jerry as well as;
- Live musical performances from Skeletal Life, Bikini Carwash, and more TBA!
- A special performance by AURELIO VOLTAIRE, bringing you a mix of ghoulish songs, dirty ditties and satirical ballads about murder, zombies, religion and pop-culture!
- RIGOR MORTIS REVUE – Horror burlesque at it’s dead sexiest!
- Sideshow performances from DisGraCeLand Family Freakshow!
- Strip for Pain: The WORLD’s Most Dangerous Game Show at Midnight!
- Late night HOT ZOMBIE CONTEST!
- There will be zombie projections throughout the night and so much more!
*As a warm up for the Brookyn events, on May 19th the NYC Zombie Crawl will join forces with the Cannes Zombie Walk in France during the 2013 Cannes Film Festival to present a massive zombie meetup on the French Riveria with the Troma Team and the Occupy Cannes movement! Stay tuned to the website for coverage from the event!
Also we’d like to welcome a new sponsor to the NYC Zombie family, WholesaleHalloweenCostumes.com! They are offering a very special 15% discount for our zombies on all of their already outrageously low prices on everything on the website! Makeup, costumes, zombie accessories and more! Just go to the website and enter ZOMBIE15 when you’re checking out! And everything will be delivered right to your door!
Check out photos of the event from SNAP YOURSELF NYC here!
The Tribeca Film Festival has invited NYC Zombie Crawl to take part in a fun event for the whole family! On Friday, April 19th we’ll be at the World Financial Center in downtown Manhattan, right on the waterfront! From 6:00p-8:30p we will be doing ghoulish Beetle Juice inspired makeovers for free on the general public. At 8:30p there will be a Tim Burton themed costume contest and then Beetle Juice will be screening!
If you remember, we did a similar event with the Tribeca Film Festival for the 25th Anniversary of Thriller a few years back. Everyone had so much fun we’re doing it again with Beetle Juice!
Zombies are going to be running through FDR Park in Philadelphia on April 7th! Join the Zombie Run at 8am as either a human runner or a zombie! Form a team to evade the zombies and make it to the Quarantine party at the end! All the details are at www.thezombierun.com.
And much thanks to all the zombies who came out to Zombie Rave 3 at Webster Hall! The event was a huge success, you can check out some photos from Driven By Boredom here, more on the way!!
Looking for plans towards the end of the world? Based on the success of the 1st Zombie Rave at Webster Hall the zombies will return this December 12th 2012 for a bloody bash to end them all! The 2nd Zombie Rave at Webster Hall New York City starts at 10pm and features:
- $500 cash prize for the sexiest and goriest zombies!
- 1000 Gallons of blood sprayed on the crowd at the stroke of midnight!!
- Flying Zombies!
- Zombie Gogo!!
- Zombie makeup and much more!
Presented by Webster Hall, Shane Savant and NYC Zombie Crawl!!
Advance tickets are only $12.12! BUY NOW!
Thanks to the swarm of zombies at this past NYC Zombie Crawl event! Everyone had a bloody good time and there were tons of photographers and press on hand to document the insanity! Here are the first few galleries and remember you can add your own to our FACEBOOK group!
Driven By Boredom’s coverage
Time Out NY coverage
Some more video as well:
Thanks to Lloyd Kaufman and the Troma Team for sharing the first 5 minutes of the ‘Return to the Class of Nuke Em High’! Also thanks to all our performers THUNDERBOX NYC, NINE INCH ELVIS. MUTANT SUPREMACY , RIGOR MORTIS REVUE & LA PETITE MORGUE!
Thanks to our venues Webster Hall, The Beauty Bar NYC and The Continental and of course thanks to our sponsors Pabst Blue Ribbon and Sailor Jerry Rum for providing plenty of free drinks and drink specials, and Halloween Adventure NYC for providing makeup!
We also launched the 2013 Post Mortem Pinups calender – you can buy yours online right now!
We’re going to be doing a series of Zombie events with Webster Hall over the next 6-8 months, the next one being another Zombie Rave on 12-12-12! Stay tuned for more details!
There are plenty more zombie times to come in the next few weeks and months! Tomorrow in NYC:
Wednesday, October 17th there is Naked Girls Reading Zombies – Exactly what it sounds like
9pm-11pm @ Under St. Marks theater, 94 St. Marks st, Manhattan, NY
And on Thursday and Friday in CHICAGO watch out! The NYC Zombie Crawl team is returning for the 3rd annual zombie event at the Admiral Theater, BRIDE OF THE STRIPPING DEAD on October 18th and 19th! Zombie ringleader Doug Sakmann will be co-hosting the 2 night event and zombifying all the strippers in the club! Get ready for an amazing and sexy show!