BK Zombie Crawl July 2nd w/EVERYTHING IS TERRIBLE!

April 16, 2017 by  
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Greetings Boils and Ghouls!

The first big event for year 11 for the NYC Zombie Crawl will be on SUNDAY JULY 2ND with our annual Brooklyn Zombie Crawl! We’re proud to announce our after party headliners, the insane video collective / variety show EVERYTHING IS TERRIBLE! with their first area show on the East Coast since 2015! The EIT! live experience! is like nothing you have ever seen – You will leave a new and better person! This NYC Zombie Crawl exclusive show will feature 2 never-before-seen sneak peeks at upcoming EIT! projects!

Advance tickets are on sale now for $20 – they will be $25 on the day of show / $22 for Zombies!




 

We’ll be starting at 4pm at THE CHARLESTON (174 Bedford Ave) with our zombie makeup stations and a Zombie Pizza Party – free pizza with every drink – drink specials from Pabst Blue RibbonAt 6:30pm, Zombies will depart and hit the streets in a fake blood fueled frenzy, taking over Bedford Avenue and heading to MCCARREN PARK for some Zombie Games to celebrate independence and the July 4th weekend and then to another area bar (TBA) for a pit stop between 7-8pm.

At 8:30pm, the zombie horde will head to BROOKLYN BAZAAR for the legendary afterparty hosted by Sgt Kabukiman NYPD, Zac Amico and the Troma Team and featuring tons of cool video fueled entertainment featuring some world premiere clips, live music, sideshow and burlesque into a zombie themed variety show starring :

Everything Is Terrible! has altered the consciousness of a generation, one re-edited VHS video at a time! For nearly a decade, EIT! has introduced the world to their true selves through psychedelic comedy video gems such as the dancing child-god Duane, the pedophile-stomping yellow dino, French pubic hair styling, cat massage, and so much more! And now… with the inimitable EIT! live experience, YOU, the viewer get to unplug your internet brain and plug in your spirit molecule! EIT! will hold your sweaty, trembling, little hand as they guide you through the 7 sacred realms of Terrible found video! As always, the Everything Is Terrible! figureheads will appear in their glittered and fur-covered, melted flesh to massage your dead soul as you laugh like you’ve never laughed before! And don’t forget to bring your Jerry Maguire VHS tapes… You’re gonna need em!

EVERYTHING IS TERRIBLE! THE LIVE EXPERIENCE! from Everything Is Terrible! on Vimeo.

Featuring live Music From:

J and the 9’s – NYC Zombie Crawl favorites have played with us for the last three years and are a female fronted band breeding together rock and roll riffs, the raw sound and agility of punk, lyrical spontaneity, glam visuals, a rock flute and a very interactive stage show!

Uncle Jake and the 18 Wheel Gang – Featured in ‘Cut Shoot Kill’ as the house band, Uncle Jake brings rock n’ roll with a bluegrass jug band / deep south feel!

Jess-O-Lantern – This spooky songstress performs acoustic horror punk tunes! For lovers of Halloween, ghosts, ghouls, and free trick-or-treat candy!

Sideshow Performances from Dr. Claw of the Coney Island Sideshow & Joe Lunchbox of DisGraCeLand Family Freakshow!

As well as tons of sneak previews exclusive to the NYC Zombie Crawl!

Return to Return to Nuke Em High Vol 2 Sneak Preview with the Troma Team – The surprise indie hit at the 2017 Cannes Film Festival is the explosive conclusion to Lloyd Kaufman’s inspired two-part indie event film. Lauren and Chrissy, two lesbian lovers, must face and defeat the most corrupt and evil forces ever to descend upon Tromaville… and the world!

Kabukiman’s Cocktail Corner Season 2 Sneak Preview – The world’s weirdest variety show has it’s long awaited Season 2 premiere on Monday, July 3rd on the Troma Networks and the NYC Zombie Crawl will host its first sneak preview! Join Sgt. Kabukiman NYPD as he ingests alcoholic beverages, chats with some truly independent artists, and enjoys musical performances in this exclusive Troma web series.

Cut Shoot Kill Sneak Preview – Sneak preview of the latest horror/thriller from Backseat Conceptions and director Michael Walker (Jeff Daniels’ ‘Chasing Sleep’) Serena Brooks, an ambitious young actress, signs on as the star of a horror film with a crew of backwoods filmmakers that have worked together for years. When the cast starts disappearing, Serena has to become her character if she wants to survive.

And more madness TBA! And don’t forget to bring your VHS copies of Jerry Macguire to add to the Jerry Macguire Pyramid!

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!

Also we just got back from the Cannes Film Festival where we joined forces with the Cannes Zombie Walk to promote Return to Return to Nuke Em High aka Vol 2! The movie is epic and you will get a taste at the NYC Zombie Crawl on July 2nd!

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 our first zombie events in Brooklyn and Manhattan below!

 

 

May 31st – 9th Annual NYC Zombie Crawl in Brooklyn!

April 17, 2015 by  
Filed under PAST EVENTS


DJ Update! We will have Michael T and Twig the Wonderkid spinning 80’s nu wave and rock at our Zombie Pizza Dance Party at the Charleston from 7-8pm and at the afterparty we will have DJ Tim No37 spinning his final set ever as a DJ along with DJ Tim T!

The time is drawing nearer and the details are sorted out, get ready to take Williamsburg for a 9th year! Here’s all the info! The NYC Zombie Crawl is back for its 9th annual lurch around Williamsburg on Sunday, May 31st! The zombie shenanigans will culminate at the after party at 8:30pm featuring a Zombie Skateboarding Demo crawl and Zombie Costume Contest with a $200 cash prize at BLACK BEAR BAR (70 N. 6th St, Brooklyn, NY)! We’ll be awarding prizes for Most Original Zombie, Best Special FX, Bloodiest Zombie, Sexiest Zombie and more! So come in your zombie best! The afterparty as always will include live music, comedians, zombie burlesque, sideshow performances and more!

The NYC Zombie Crawl will begin at 4pm at BAR MATCHLESS (557 Manhattan Avenue, Brooklyn NY) with our usual FREE zombie meet-up! You must be 21+ to enter 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). Drink specials will be provided all day and night by Pabst Blue Ribbon and Jagermeister! We’ll also have zombies and killers from ‘The Haunt At Rocky Ledge‘ assisting with makeup!!

At 6:30pm, Zombies will depart and roam through the wild streets of Williamsburg, first through McCarren Park for a Zombie photo opportunity before heading to a zombie pitstop to be determined! ZOMBIE PIZZA DANCE PARTY UPDATE: at 7pm-8pm, Zombies will make a pitstop at THE CHARLESTON (174 Bedford Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11211) for drink specials from PBR and Jager and FREE PIZZA for every drink!! And Michael T and Twig the Wonderkid will spinning 80’s nu wave and rock!

Then at 8:30pm we’ll reach the Zombie Afterparty at BLACK BEAR BAR (70 N. 6th St)  Free entry and Skate Demo in the front room but if you want to see the show in the glorious new back room, $12 for zombies or in advance, $14 for humans! 21+ to enter, with performances including musical guests:

DAVE HILL: Host of WFMU’s ‘The Goddamn Dave Hill Show’ performs with massively metal comedy musical stylings!

UNICORN SMACK: A funky dance music duo, get ready for some good old fashioned, unpretentious, afrocentric booty shakin’ fun. Laughing plus dancing equals Unicorn Smack!

SPARKLEFIGHT: Three hilarious dudes that like to play sleazy, fun punk rock tunes at your expense!

BLKVAMPIRES: The NYC Zombie Crawl welcomes some Vampire friends into the mix rocking some hard alternative gothic soul!

We also have special guest LLOYD KAUFMAN, President of Troma Entertainment and creator of ‘The Toxic Avenger’ appearing to give a sneak preview of the new talk show from TROMA – ‘KABUKIMAN’s COCKTAIL CORNER‘!

DJ Tim No 37 will be mixing metal and classic rock tunes all night in his final DJ set EVER along with DJ Tim T! Other entertainment includes:
-ZOMBIE SKATEBOARDING DEMO: Black Bear Bar has a full skate bowl within the venue and we’ll have some skaters shredding it!
BURLESQUE at it’s bloody finest with STEPHANIE ANDERS and ZUZU ZOMBI!
SIDESHOW Performances from the DISGRACELAND FAMILY FREAKSHOW!
KEVIN AND MATT GEEK OUT ABOUT ZOMBIES will present “The ZOSCARS” (awarding their favorite clips in zombie movies) and also help us host the ZOMBIE COSTUME CONTEST where we will be presenting awards for categories including most original, most bloody, best SPFX and more! Prizes include $200 in cash and more from our sponsors Pabst Blue Ribbon, Halloween Adventure, Troma Entertainment, Backseat Conceptions and others!

More Madness TBA, stay tuned to the website for details!!

October 2013 NYC Zombie Crawl Wrap – Stripping Dead Chicago Oct 16-18

October 15, 2013 by  
Filed under PAST EVENTS, PRESS


Thanks to all the zombies who crawled with us on Sunday, we had an amazing crowd going through Times Square and a bloody good afterparty! Special thanks to all our zombie makeup artists as well as sponsors Pabst Blue Ribbon, Yaiba: Ninja Gaiden Z and Run For Your Lives for supporting the madness! Also thanks to our guest co-host, Mr. Keep On Movin, who will be heading the zombie legions on Oct 26 at Run for Your Lives Brooklyn! More on that in a minute!

Check out the photo gallery of the event courtesy of GOTHAMIST and write up from PASTE MAGAZINE! Also check out more photos from Luis Rosenfeld!
We’re still collecting photos, video and press so if you have any to share please add it to our facebook PAGE and/or GROUP

Also, check out the awesome video from RollerSteady here!

And an awesome spanish language video with even more action from BoncheVIP.com here:

We’ve got plenty more zombie madness coming up this month including:
Oct 16-18 – NIGHT OF THE STRIPPING DEAD CHICAGO

October 16th- 18th Back for the fifth year at the Admiral Theater in Chicago it’s NIGHT OF THE STRIPPING DEAD!
With the world’s sexiest and craziest performance artists and tons of zombie strippers you cant go wrong!
– Our headliners The Mysterious Narcissister and fetish superstar Rubber Doll
– Straight from the UK the EMPRESS STAH!
– Miss Maya Sinstress and Mark the Knife are back with all new flights of fiendishness!
– REDRUM’s act seems like it was made for the Stripping Dead stage!
– And just because we like to throw in a curve ball EVERYTHING IS TERRIBLE’s Creepshow Peepshow.
– Not hip to the found footage phenomenon? You will be as EIT presents the best of the worst Halloween treats from the deepest darkest depths of VHS purgatory!
Oh…and did we mention ZOMBIE STRIPPERS! The undead entertainers of the Admiral Theatre. Make-up and effects by Doug Sakmann (who is also co-hosting the event) and the NYC Zombie Crawl!

BUY TICKETS NOW FOR WEDNESDAY’S SHOW FOR $10 OFF with the code ‘NYC Zombie Crawl’

Check out video from last year’s Stripping Dead show below:

NYC Mets Zombie Day! Friday, September 13th!

September 3, 2013 by  
Filed under PAST EVENTS

UPDATE: If you buy your tickets through NYC Zombie Crawl the park is open to zombies at 5pm for all the special zombie events! The game starts at 7:10pm!

It’s official, the NYC Zombie Crawl will be taking over Citi Field on Friday the 13th of September with Troma Entertainment and ‘Return To Nuke Em High : Vol 1’! Come hang out with Lloyd Kaufman and the Troma Team and see some sneak preview scenes from the upcoming movie, hang out with a ton of zombies and see a Mets game! This exclusive link will get you half price tickets and access to all the pre-game zombie events! Details below!

BUY TICKETS FOR THE EVENT HERE!!
You can also call Josh Roth at 718-559-3160 to get tickets at the full discounted rate of $39 by mentioning the NYC Zombie Crawl!

Join the New York Mets for the FIRST EVER Zombie Night at Citi Field on Friday , September 13 sponsored by Run for Your Lives!

    • The first 150 people to enter the Bullpen Gate will receive an exclusive Premiere Showing of the Return to Nuke ‘Em High: Volume 1 Trailer and preview clips, as well as a question and answer session with director Lloyd Kaufman and the actors and producers in Citi Field’s Auditorium.
    • The first 1,000 people to purchase this exclusive offer will also receive an autograph session in the Bullpen Plaza and free entry into our #ZombieCiti raffle.
    • Learn more about upcoming Zombie Events like the Run For Your Lives 5K Zombie obstacle course.
  • Ticket price includes a $5 donation to the Kennedy Krieger Institute, an organization helping to support individuals suffering from brain, spinal cord and musculoskeletal disorders.

Be part of first Zombie Night in all of major league sports! Tasteful (that is to say – no deceased celebrities or provocative), zombie costumes are encouraged.

MORE DETAILS COMING SOON!!

RUN FOR YOUR LIVES – The ultimate zombie race is coming to New York on October 26th and we’re offering a special deal until September 10th – buy 2 tickets for RUN FOR YOUR LIVES and receive 2 FREE tickets to NY Mets Zombie Day! All you have to do is buy through THIS LINK!


 

7th Annual Brooklyn Zombie Crawl on Sunday, June 2nd!

April 18, 2013 by  
Filed under NEWS, PAST EVENTS

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! 5/30 UPDATES: Our official DJ for the afterparty is DJ Legend Tim No 37! Also added to the bill is skate/punk solo artist Mark ToxicLife at the Knitting Factory opening party as well as the unique “Hood Metal” musical stylings of Xombie at the after party along with flesh pulls from DisGraCeLand Hook Squad!! Alsop Open Bar at the afterparty from Pabst Blue Ribbon and Sailor Jerry at 9pm and crazy drink specials day and all night!

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 & Xombie
A special musical 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!
Our official DJ for the Afterparty is DJ Legend Tim No 37
– There will be zombie projections throughout the night and so much more!

Sponsored by Pabst Blue Ribbon, Sailor Jerry Rum, Halloween Adventure, Shaw Promotion, Wholesale Halloween Costumes and Backseat Conceptions

**And the NYC Zombie Crawl will return to Manhattan on Wed, July 3rd for the 4th in a series of ZOMBIE RAVES we’re producing with Webster Hall NYC! Stay tuned to www.zombierave.com for details!


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!

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