1st Coney Island Zombie Crawl Wrap Up!

July 6, 2014 by  
Filed under NEWS, PAST EVENTS, PRESS

Thanks to everyone who made our first Coney Island Zombie Crawl so awesome! Special thanks to Coney Island USA and the Brooklyn Cyclones, as well as our friends in Glutton Force 5 Tim ‘Gravy’ Brown and Pat ‘Deep Dish’ Bertoletti for hosting the first Brain Bash at the Beach brain eating contest! Congrats to our winner Molly Schulyer with a record 5 and 1/2 pounds of real brains as well as our runner up in 2nd Dwayne ‘The Brain’ Mendez! Molly was awarded a $200 cash prize and the Femur of Doom, Dwayne got $75 and 3rd place $25 courtesy of Peggy O’Neill’s at MCU Field. Everyone also received prize packs with prizes from the Walking Dead and Diamond Toys as well as Pabst Blue Ribbon and Backseat Conceptions.

Check out the press and photos in the Wall Street Journal and on IBN LIVE and Brooklyn Paper as well as video in this awesome news report from Pix 11 NY!

Also check out our official video of the whole event from our pal Rollersteady

The Brain Bash at the Beach winner Molly Schulyer who ate 5 and 1/2 pounds of brains to win the coveted Femur of Doom (pictured)

8th Annual Brooklyn Zombie Crawl This Sunday, May 25th!

May 6, 2014 by  
Filed under PAST EVENTS

GET READY FOR A BLOODY GOOD MEMORIAL DAY WEEKEND!

Sunday May 25th – 8th Annual NYC Zombie Crawl in Brooklyn
4:00p – 6:30p – Trash Bar – 256 Grand Street, Brooklyn NY – FREE – 21+ to enter
Zombie makeup and meetup, $1 Beers from Pabst Blue Ribbon!!

6:30-8:30pm – Zombies invade Williamsburg!!  Stops at McCarren Park and several other places

8:30p – Zombie After party at Bar Matchless – 557 Manhattan Avenue, Brooklyn NY – 21+ to enter, $12 for zombies, $14 for humans
– Live music from Purple Pam and the Flesh EatersSkeletal Life & Screamin’ Rebel Angels!
– Special guests – For Whom The Bell Joels – A Metallica themed tribute to Billy Joel
– A special tribute to the late Dave Brockie with GWAR themed burlesque from the undead ladies of the Rigor Mortis Revue – GWARLESQUE!
– DJ Tim No37 spinning throughout the night!!
– Late Night Hot Zombie Contest and more!
$1 Pabst Blue Ribbon from 8:30-9:30pm, $3 Pabst and $6 PBR and Shot specials all night!!

Check out the event video wrap-up from the Zombie Pageant on May 4th from RollerSteady here:

Thanks to all the sexy zombies who joined us at the kick off party for the NYC Zombie Crawl spring season on May 4th with the Drop Dead Gorgeous Zombie Pageant at the Beauty Bar NYC! Special thanks to our contestants and winners as well as our guest judges for making it our biggest night in the event’s 10 year history!

 

July 2nd – Zombie Takeover of Coney Island with the Brooklyn Cyclones and more!

May 6, 2014 by  
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Wednesday, July 2nd – Zombie Takeover of Coney Island with the Brooklyn Cyclones, Luna Park and Coney Island Sideshow by the Seashore!

UPDATES: Molly Schyuler, the winner of Philly’s Wing Bowl 22 (at 363 wings) will be competing amongst some of the world’s top competitive eaters and we’re still looking for a few contestants – ENTER NOW AT www.brainbashatthebeach.com!

The pre-reception at the Sideshow by the Seashore at 3pm and the Brain Bash at 6pm is FREE!! If you bought your discounted ticket packages online, you can pick up your tickets for Luna Park and the Cyclone Rollercoaster at the Box Office at MCU Park (Surf Avenue and W 17th St) Buy advance tickets here for the discounts by entering the exclusive code LUNAZOMBIE ! $16 and $24 ticket options for a ticket to the game as well as a 2 hour pass to Luna Park or the Coaster!

If you don’t want to go to the amusement parks but want to go to the Brooklyn Cyclones game you can be a part of Zombie Night for $10 at the door of MCU Field! And you get a free Brooklyn Cyclones hat!!

At 6pm at our BRAIN BASH AT THE BEACH we’re awarding $200 Cash to 1st Place, $75 cash to 2nd place and $25 cash to 3rd place, presented by Peggy O’Neills at MCU Park!

It’s a HUGE, REAL BRAIN EATING CONTEST!! At 6pm at Peggy O’Neill’s at the Cyclones Field before the game,we’re hosting the BRAIN BASH AT THE BEACH with some of the World’s top competitive eaters including Tim ‘Gravy’ Brown and Patrick ‘Deep Dish’ Bertoletti! Presented by Glutton Force 5! Competitors will compete by eating 10 POUNDS of brains, and the whoever eats the most wins a Cash prize and tons of other goodies!! We’re awarding $200 Cash to 1st Place, $75 cash to 2nd place and $25 cash to 3rd place, presented by Peggy O’Neills at MCU Park!

YOU CAN SIGN UP AND GET THE DETAILS ON THE OFFICIAL SITE HERE!

All the events are in a 5 block radius of each other on Surf Avenue in Coney Island!
ALL DAY: Luna Park and the Cyclone Rollercoaster – Surf Avenue bet W 10th and w 12th St

3p – 5:30p– Zombie Reception at Sideshows by the Seashore – Surf Avenue and 12th street
Zombies meet up, drink specials at the Freak Bar with Zombie makeup artists and $2 Pabst Blue Ribbon and Zombie Blood Sangria!!

5:30p – Zombies crawl to MCU Park – (Surf Avenue and W 17th St)

6p – BRAIN BASH AT THE BEACH – Outside Peggy O’Neill’s Restaurant at MCU Park – FREE – Surf Avenue and W 17th St, Coney Island
A REAL brain eating contest with some of the World’s top competitive eaters! Presented by Glutton Force 5 and Peggy O’Neills!

7p –Cyclones Baseball Game at MCU Park –  Zombie Ringleader Doug Sakmann throws out the first pitch as the Brooklyn Cyclones face off against the Hudson Valley Renegades! Zombies take over the stadium with a special seating section and a zombie crawl on the field after the game, Zombies will crawl around the bases led by the winner of the Brain Bash At The Beach!!

Check out the cool video for the Cyclones event here!

 

Also, check out the action from our 8th annual Springtime Crawl through Brooklyn below!

Spring 2014 NYC Zombie Crawl Events

April 5, 2014 by  
Filed under PAST EVENTS

It’s the 8th year for the NYC Zombie Crawl and it’s going stronger than ever! We have tons of events to celebrate with including reviving the infamous Zombie Beauty Pageant at the Beauty Bar, hosting Zombie Nights with both the NY Mets and Brooklyn Cyclones, taking over Luna Park on Coney Island and of course the 8th annual Springtime Crawl in Brooklyn on Sunday May 25th!

Here is the calendar so far, check out the updated details below!!

Sunday, May 4th – 9pm – Drop Dead Gorgeous Zombie Pageant at the Beauty Bar NYC
231 E 14th Street (Btwn 2nd and 3rd Ave) Manhattan – FREE – 9pm
UPDATE: $300 CASH PRIZE for the winner, and great prizes for the runner ups from Ricky’s NYC, Troma, Pabst Blue Ribbon and more!
Sexy Zombies looking to compete can enter by emailing michael@thebeautybar.com
Michael T and Doug Sakmann host, with DJ Mike Mortician (The Memphis Morticians) on the wheels of squeals! Frighteningly amazing celebrity judges, including “Toxie” The Toxic Avenger (courtesy of our friends at Troma Entertainment), Laura Rebel Angel of the (Screamin’ Rebel Angels), Liquid Todd (SiriusXM), Laura Flook (Laura Flook Clothing and Accessories, Oddities) and more!

Sunday May 25th – 8th Annual NYC Zombie Crawl in Brooklyn
4:00p – 6:30pTrash Bar – 256 Grand Street, Brooklyn NY – FREE – 21+ to enter
Zombie makeup and meetup, drink specials from Pabst Blue Ribbon and more!

6:30-8:30pm – Zombies invade Williamsburg!!  Stops at McCarren Park and several other stops

8:30p – Zombie After party at Bar Matchless – 557 Manhattan Avenue, Brooklyn NY – 21+ to enter, $12 for zombies, $14 for humans
– Live music from Purple Pam and the Flesh Eaters, Skeletal Life & Screamin’ Rebel Angels!
– Special guests – For Whom The Bell Joels – A Metallica themed tribute to Billy Joel
– A special tribute to the late Dave Brockie with GWAR themed burlesque from Rigor Mortis Revue – GWARLESQUE!
– DJ Tim No37 spinning throughout the night!!
– Late Night Hot Zombie Contest and more!

Friday, June 13th – Zombie Day with the NY Mets at Citi Field – Tickets are a very special rate of only $21 through the NYC Zombie Crawl! Also, we’ll have a more expensive ‘All You Can Drink’ ticket special! More details and tickets coming soon! People who buy the Zombie Night ticket will receive a limited edition Mets Zombie Night rally towel AND a free Mets t-shirt!
5:10-7:10p- free food and refreshments until gametime in the bullpen plaza, Mac Cosmetics will be doing free zombie facepainting for everyone, There will be raffles and more TBA!
7:10p – Zombies take over the stadium with a special seating section during the game!

Wednesday, July 2nd – Zombie Takeover of Coney Island with the Brooklyn Cyclones, Luna Park and Coney Island Sideshow by the Seashore!
Reduced admission to Cyclones Game, the Cyclones Rollercoaster and Luna Park! Half price admission to the Sideshow for Zombies! Buy advance tickets here for the discounts by entering the exclusive code LUNAZOMBIE !

All the events are in a 5 block radius of each other on Surf Avenue in Coney Island!
ALL DAY: Luna Park and the Cyclone Rollercoaster – Surf Avenue bet W 10th and w 12th St

3p – 5:30p– Zombie Reception at Sideshows by the Seashore – Surf Avenue and 12th street
Zombies meet up, drink specials at the Midway Bar with Pabst Blue Ribbon, Zombie makeup artists and more!

5:30p – Zombies crawl to MCU Park!

6pCyclones Baseball Game at MCU Park – Surf Avenue and W 17th St, Coney Island
Zombies take over the stadium with a special seating section and a zombie crawl on the field after the game!
Featuring a real Brain Eating Contest with some of the World’s top competitive eaters including Tim ‘Gravy’ Brown and Patrick ‘Deep Dish’ Bertoletti! Presented by Glutton Force 5!

Tons more info coming in the next week or so – stay tuned!

Until we bleed again!

Doug Sakmann, Zombie Ringleader