2.5K Zombie Run in Brooklyn this Sunday, June 24th!

June 20, 2012 by  
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There is a lot of Zombie Action heating up for this summer! We’ve got quite  a few events to hold us over till the next main NYC Zombie Crawl event on October 14th in Manhattan!

Saturday, June 23rd in Philly is the 4th Annual Zombie Beach Party!

Then, this Sunday, June 24th there is a Zombie Dash in Greenpoint, Brooklyn at 10am! We are not organizing this event but helping to recruit zombies to help attack runners. Everyone participates at their own risk!
On June 24th you’re invited to the Greenpoint Toxic Spill Zone to participate in the inaugural Zombie Dash 2.5 mile race & Party. This unofficial event will pit zombies against runners in the ultimate Zombie Apocalypse experience.
Check out all the details and sign up at the Official Website right now!

On Tuesday, July 3rd there is a Zombie Rave at Webster Hall NYC! 10pm, 19 to enter, 21 to drink. Tix $10 advance, $20 DOS – Buy tix and get more info now! Music by Alex English, DJ Jess and Mischief, a $500 cash prize to the sexiest and goriest zombie, zombie go-go dancers, and a blood shower over the crowd at midnight of over 1000 gallons of blood!!

On Friday, September 14th there is the 2nd Annual Zombie Invasion of Dorney Park in Allentown, PA! Advance tickets and more details coming soon!

And there are more events to be announced as well! Stay tuned for a bloody good summer!

Dorney Park Invaded, World Record Won!!

August 20, 2011 by  
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For those who were a part of the Guinness World Record, you can order your own certificate to commemorate the event HERE!! Just use the ID# 359343 and code rcum6891RC to order it!

Much love and blood to all our zombies who came out to Dorney Park and helped us set a NEW Guinness world record! 330 Zombies who are the most costumed riders on an amusement ride!! We had over 1500 zombies in the park! Special thanks to our pals at the NJ Zombie Walk and Philly Zombie Crawl, Zombie Beach Party & Zombie Prom and of course NASSAU CHAINSAW DisGraceLand Demolition Committee for an amazing performance, the night wouldn’t have been the same without them!!

Here is a report with pictures and video from our good friends and Zombie sponsor, Shaw Promotion!

Check out some amazing photos from Eric Brown of Time Out NY!!



Check out more photos here!

Check out a video of the official announcement from Guinness about taking the World Record!

Here is cool video from the evening featuing zombies cut with the Nassau Chainsaw Disgraceland Demolition Committee set, shot and edited by Angelica Vanessa


NJ Zombie Walk Organizers Jason Meehan and Jess Rajs with zombie artist Goddess Shea and moi!

The next big NYC Zombie Crawl event will be on Sunday, October 16th in Manhattan- more info to come!!

Until we bleed again!

Doug Sakmann
-Zombie Ringleader
NYC Zombie Crawl

UPDATE: Dorney Park Zombie Invasion – August 18th

June 15, 2011 by  
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UPDATE – The event is rain or shine! And be sure to bring an article of zombie clothing to be a part of the Guinness World record attempt!

The Zombie Invasion is this THURSDAY! If you want to catch the party bus or need a hotel room for Dorney next Thursday, August 18th – email me at doug@backseatconceptions.com with the subject DORNEY ZOMBIE TRANSPORT- ASAP with number of people and for more details!  For hotels, 4 to a room for $95 (split 4 ways) or you can get your own for $95 – Bus tix are looking to be between $30-40 round trip! You don’t have to take the bus to get a zombie hotel room, but just let us know and we will accommodate. We also have a VIP option, email for more details!

Buy your park tix here for $25 in advance – You want to get your tickets IN ADVANCE since the AT THE GATE price is $30 (an extra $5).

We’ll have 3 different tiers of zombie make up available at the park – Basic for $10, Advanced for $25 and Premium for $40 – with over 40 makeup artists applying it!

Also added are live music by Nassau Chainsaw Disgraceland Demolition Committee – featuring live flesh hook performances! Also performing live are The Sharkskins! There will also be some ghoulish DJs throughout the night as well.

We’re also going for a new Guinness Record – Most costumed riders on an Amusement Ride! In order for you to qualify for the record, you need to be in basic 3 color zombie makeup (base color, eye socket color and blood) as well as one article of zombie wardrobe (ripped shirt or some basic zombie costume). We will be providing zombie makeup at the park, but it’s up to you to bring a costume piece – just go to a thrift store or bring a shirt that you don’t mind getting messed up and we will do the rest!

And finally, we may have a few extra spots for makeup artists – if you are interested contact me at doug@backseatconceptions.com and we’ll see what we can do…we have over 40 makeup artists with more being confirmed now!

So overall, just get your tix in advance and let us know if you’d like to get on the bus or stay overnight with us! It’s going to be a zombie party!!

NYC Zombie Crawl is proud to be a part of the Dorney Park Zombie Invasion on August 18th! For one day Zombies will have control over the park!

We’re working with the Philly Zombie Crawl and NJ Zombie Crawl to create the ultimate east coast zombie experience! It’s a full day of fun at Dorney Park and Wildwater Kingdom at a discounted price, only $25 for full access to the park during normal hours (9am-8pm)! Then from 8pm-Midnight only zombies have access to the park!

We’ll have a special ZOMBIES ONLY area of the park where the east coast’s top SPFX makeup artists will be making up zombies as well as a buffet, bands, a costume contest, drink specials for zombies over 21, and much more madness!! We’re also going to attempt to break some Guinness World Records as well!

Much more info coming soon, but you can buy your tickets here!! A portion of the proceeds goes to supporting the NYC Zombie Crawl!