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

April 16, 2017 by  
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TODAY IS THE DAY!  JULY 2nd starting at 4pm at The Charleston!! (174 Bedford Ave in Brooklyn) for FREE!!

Afterparty at 8:30p at Brooklyn Bazaar (150 Greenpoint Ave) – Pre-sale tix are closed but you can still buy at door –  $25 for humans / $22 for zombies!

Check out the amazing feature write-up in the Metro Newspapers HERE! 

– The world’s most dangerous comedian – MARK THE KNIFE – all the way from Chicago is joining us on the after-party stage at Brooklyn Bizarre to make an already insane night even crazier!

– Political activist and comedian Ben Kissel (Last Podcast on the Left) is running for office of Brooklyn Borough President and is looking for zombie support! Ben will be campaigning at the Charleston from 4-6:30pm and will make a rousing speech at 6:30pm to kick off the Brooklyn Zombie Crawl festivities as our guest Grand Marshall! Check out what he stands for at www.BKforBK.com!

– The night will be co-hosted by comedian and NYC Roast Master winner Zac Amico along with his buddy Sgt Kabukiman NYPD! The night will also feature music from DJ Alex Von Nihil

– We now have 4 musical acts performing at the after party with the addition of a Midnight set from Sexual Suicide featuring our pal Igor of DrivenByBoredom.com as the lead singer! Other musicians include Jess-O-Lantern, J and the 9’s & Uncle Jake and the 18 Wheel Gang!

– Our 2nd stop is now announced as A Bar (597 Manhattan Avenue) for some drink specials from Pabst Blue Ribbon!

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 at Brooklyn Bazaar (150 Greenpoint Ave) at 8:30p, 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!

Tix at door –  $25 for Humans / $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 A BAR BROOKLYN (597 Manhattan Avenue) for a pit stop between 7-8pm.

At 8:30pm, the zombie horde will head to BROOKLYN BAZAAR (150 Greenpoint Ave) for the legendary afterparty hosted by Sgt Kabukiman NYPD, NYC Roast Master 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!

Sexual Suicide – Old school hardcore punk at it’s finest!

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!



This Sunday Oct 18th 9th Annual NYC Zombie Crawl in Manhattan!!

October 1, 2015 by  
Filed under PAST EVENTS


– 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 – MidnightNYC 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!


* 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