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!
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!
UPDATE: Lloyd Kaufman President of Troma Studios and creator of the Toxic Avenger will be in attendance at the afterparty to present clips from his new movie -RETURN TO THE CLASS OF NUKE EM HIGH! Cretins, the Tromettes, Toxie and Kabukiman will also be in attendance!!
And dont forget – THUNDERBOX NYC – The All-Girl Tribute to the best of METAL will rock the after party!! Also the return of WIN ANDY STRAUB’s LIQUOR after 10 years!! Come get bloody with the 6th annual official NYC Zombie Crawl event on Sunday, October 14th! Starts and ends at Webster Hall NYC (125 E. 11th St NYC) Schedule below!!
INVITE ALL YOUR FRIENDS ON FACEBOOK!!
6:30pm- Zombies invade Manhattan with several stops to be announced including our annual photo opportunity in Union Square as well as The Beauty Bar NYC and The Continental routing will be announced soon!
THUNDERBOX NYC – The All-Girl Tribute to the best of METAL
NINE INCH ELVIS – A NIN tribute as performed by Elvis!
MUTANT SUPREMACY - Demonic Metal, these guys had a track on the ‘Splatterhouse’ video game soundtrack!
RIGOR MORTIS REVUE - Zombie and horror burlesque!
Also featuring a performance from zombie theater group LA PETITE MORGUE!
Late night HOT ZOMBIE CONTEST, the return of “WIN ANDY STRAUB’S LIQUOR” after 10 years and much more!!
And finally, 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!
Thanks to all our zombies who attended the Dorney Park Zombie Invasion! Below is a video from the Brain Eating contest!! Also check out some pictures with Resident Evil 6 around the park as well as the Walking Dead panel discussion here!
Next Friday, September 14th the NYC Zombie Crawl takes over with the 2nd Annual Zombie Invasion of Dorney Park and some of THE WALKING DEAD in Allentown, PA! The park opens at 6pm and is open until Midnight! For only $25 you can BUY YOUR ADVANCE TICKETS NOW HERE! Put in NYCZOMBIE as the user name and password (all caps) a portion of all tickets bought through link goes towards the next NYC Zombie Crawl in Manhattan on October 14th! There are also discounted hotels available at the Comfort Suites right across the street, $69 a night if you mention the Zombie Invasion at Dorney! Book your rooms now!
You are welcome to come in your own makeup and we will also have several artists on hand to zombify at a base rate of $15! There will also be some zombie vendors as well as all of the below scheduled attractions!
Zombies will have access to all the amusement rides and roller coasters in the park from 6pm – Midnight!
6:00 – 7:30 pm – Fright Feast: A meal fit for a zombie! Available for $9.99 to guests.
6:00-7:00 pm – The Walking Dead VIP Reception in Upper Level of Game Day Grille Will include contest winners from Twitter contests @DorneyParkPR to be held next week. Will be followed by walkthrough with Walking Dead cast and staff members of Bloodshed
6:00p- midnight – Face Your Fears EXPO: Expo Space will open at doors. Expo Participants include Infect Scranton, Philly Zombie Prom, HAUNT Vk Registration, Run For Your Life, Dorney Haunt, Cross Bearer and more!
6:15- 6:30 pm – Zombie Jello Brain Eating Contest Hosted by 99.9 The Hawk’s Michaels and Layne Morning Show at the Carousel prior to Haunt Opening Show. Winner will receive 2 Fright Lane passes!
7:00p- midnight – HAUNT V Previews: Scare Zones will be staged with no actors, but have blackouts present. Indoor and Outdoor Attractions will be staffed and operate as normal. Grave walkers will be available for photo opportunities for guests.
7:30-8:30 PM – Q & A with The Walking Dead actors in Game Day Grille.
9:00 pm – Best Dressed Zombie Contest: To be held at Center Stage, winner gets a Haunt Prize Pack!
9:30-11:00 PM – Meet and Greet with Walking Dead Actors: Actors will be available for photos and autographs with guests in Game Day Grille.
Remember, you can BUY YOUR ADVANCE TICKETS NOW HERE! Put in NYCZOMBIE as the user name and password (all caps)
We’re happy to announce our next main NYC Zombie Crawl event in Manhattan on Sunday, October 14th will feature our biggest afterparty yet! We’ll be announcing location and plenty of surprises in the coming weeks so stay tuned!
And don’t forget, Friday, September 14th there is the 2nd Annual Zombie Invasion of Dorney Park in Allentown, PA! You can BUY YOUR TICKETS NOW HERE! Put in NYCZOMBIE as the user name and password (all caps) for the good deal! Many more details coming soon, there is also a 5K Zombie Run through Dorney Park on Saturday, Sept 15th so you can make it a zombie weekend!
Just a small sampling of other zombie madness that is taking place in NYC over the Halloween season:
And on Saturday, November 17th D20 Burlesque presents Return of the ZOMBIES!
An evening of Zombie themed Burlesque
Shows at 9:30pm & 11:30pm shows @ Parkside Lounge, 317 E. Houston, Manhattan, NY
Also, here are 2 videos that NYC Zombie Crawl helped produce, a NY State Lotto Commercial that we helped cast and a music video for Angelo Moore aka Dr Maddvibes (also the frontman for the legendary FISHBONE) that we co-produced and was shot in part at our NYC Zombie Crawl event in Manhattan last October. See if you can find yourself!