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!
MAY 24th UPDATE: The time is almost upon us! On top of all the madness we have Open Pabst Blue Ribbon and Sailor Jerry bars at both Trash Bar (4:30-5p) and Public Assembly (9:00-9:30p) and crazy drink specials from both all night! Also, we have DJ Fangbat returning to spin rock tunes between acts at the afterparty along with the comedic stylings of Gilbert Zombfried!
Check out all the great press on the event from the Daily News, Fear.net, Time Out NY, Village Voice, Latin Horror with more to come! Also, CBS says it’s one of the top 5 things to do in NY for Memorial Day Weekend!
MAY 4th UPDATE:We are adding venues to the beginning of the crawl at 3:30pm with the main venue being moved to Trash Bar (256 Grand Street Brooklyn, NY) with a secondary venue at Grand Victory! There is also another stop added at Spike Hill at 7pm with a free show from Nassau Chainsaw! All venues are 21+ and will have drink specials from Pabst Blue Ribbon and Sailor Jerry Rum! We’ve also announced more action for the afterparty, see below! Also, out-of-town zombies can stay at the NY Loft Hostel for $60, it’s right by the crawl!
The time is drawing near, the 6th annual springtime NYC Zombie Crawl is returning to Williamsburg to invade Brooklyn! We’re going to have some previews of the upcoming Resident Evil 6 as well as some cool giveaways and contests that will be revealed soon. The main events are all 21+ so look for some adult zombie fun this year! We’ll be announcing more acts for the after party soon too!
The NYC Zombie Crawl event on May 27th will go down as follows:
3:30pm -6:00pm – Trash Bar – (256 Grand Street) 21+ only – The first location where fans can meet up to become zombies through our zombie makeup artists and zombies who attend already made up can converge and get ready for the day’s festivities. We’ll have professional makeup artists on hand to provide makeup for a very small fee. Also drink specials and open bar TBA! There is also zombie action at Grand Victory (245 Grand St) with a live performance from Misfits cover band Skeletal Life at 5pm!
6:00pm – Zombies will bleed again through the streets of Williamsburg, down Bedford Avenue to McCarren Park where we’ll have the usual zombie contests, raffles and giveaways and more surprises.
7:00pm – Spike Hill (186 Bedford Ave) – FREE show with Metal and Flesh Hooks by Nassau Chainsaw DisGraCeLand Demolition Committee and drink specials from Pabst!
8:30pm- NY Zombie Afterparty at Public Assembly (70 N 6th St, Brooklyn, NY 11211) $12 for zombies, $15 for humans, 21 + only for tons of bloody good fun including drink specials and open bar TBA from Pabst and Sailor Jerry as well as;
- Live music from Bikini Carwash (9p) and Fucking Bullshit (9:45p)!
- Smut Cave – A live talk show featuring everyone’s favorite pervert, the Spleunker! Check a preview video below
- Live and Undead, the Rigor Mortis Revue will be providing zombie and horror burlesque!
- Previews of Resident Evil 6, the new video game from Capcom
- STRIP FOR PAIN – America’s Most Dangerous Gameshow at Midnight with the girls of Burning Angel.com!
- Late night Hot Zombie Contest – Show us your undead – looking for the sexiest and coolest zombie costumes for some great prizes from our sponsors!
There will be sexy zombie go-go, undead comedians and plenty of other gory fun to be announced, you don’t want to miss it!
Angelo Moore of Fishbone before being devoured by zombies at the 2011 October NYC Zombie Crawl – check out the pics at Drivenbyboredom.com
Check out SMUT CAVE which will tape a LIVE show at the NYC Zombie Crawl on May 27th!
Thanks to all our zombie masses who came out in full effect on Sunday! We had well over 1000 undead mobbing Bedford avenue! Much thanks to all our makeup artists as well as Pabst Blue Ribbon, the Knitting Factory, Public Assembly, Disgraceland Hook Squad, Ghouls Night Out, The Gorgeous Ladies of Bloodwrestling, Jessica Delfino and Zombie Dangerfield!
Check out some photo gallery action from GOTHAMIST, SHAW PROMOTION and DRIVEN BY BOREDOM (NSFW)! You can also see Igor’s photos on the VILLAGE VOICE website from the Crawl and Afterparty (NSFW). You can also check out more photos on TIME OUT NY. We have so many photos and videos to sort through and we’ll have the best ones here soon. In the meantime, you can add and check out photos on Facebook, and check out all the filmmaker entries from the first Punk Rock Holocaust 3 shoot in the playlist below! You can vote on your favorite clips by clicking on the video you like in the playlist and voting “LIKE” on it’s Youtube page. We’ll add up the votes and the best footage will be incorporated into the movie! You can enter your own videos from this event with the tag “NYCPRH2011″ on Youtube! You can also get more info on the project at www.punkrockholocaust.com!
Until we bleed again…
Check out the feature on CBS NY that came out today! This afternoon we crawl! We’ll have a Pabst Blue Ribbon open bar from 5-6pm before the crawl and the all-girls Misfits cover band GHOULS NIGHT OUT will be performing at the afterparty for the 4th Annual Springtime Zombie Crawl! We’ll also have a zombie photo booth and a Hot Zombie contest as well!!
The Punk Rock Holocaust shoot tomorrow marks the beginning of the PRH Filmmaker contest – upload any video you shoot at the crawl on YouTube with the tag”NYCPRH2011″ and you will be entered automatically! In the weeks following the crawl, you can vote for your favorite submissions on www.punkrockholocaust.com!
On Sunday, May 29th we’ll begin 4pm at Knitting Factory Brooklyn (361 Metropolitan Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11211) with our usual FREE zombie meetup! For 2 hours, zombies of all ages are invited to hang out while our zombie technicians will be providing makeup for civilians who wish to become undead! Zombies over 21+ can drink with some great drink specials including $1 off all beers and $2 off all liquor! Shot and Bloody Mary specials as well as more surprises!
At 6pm, we will take our annual trek down Bedford Avenue! Only this time, we’ll be shooting a scene for Punk Rock Holocaust 3 while we crawl, a zombie attack on the hipsters of Brooklyn! We’re looking for some victims to be eaten by the zombie masses and everyone is invited to help shoot the scene as well. If you have a camera bring it, or just use your smart phone! We’ll be awarding prizes for the best footage! You can upload your videos to YouTube with the tag “NYZPRH2011″ and you’re entered! It’s that easy! Email firstname.lastname@example.org with the subject PRH3 Shoot to get more info and sign up to be involved!
Zombies will make their way down Bedford to McCarron Park where we’ll have some zombie fun and games at about 6:45 including a human tug-o-war with Disgraceland Hook Squad (not for the weak of heart) and more! Then we’ll make our way back down Bedford, stopping along the way here and there and heading to Public Assembly (70 North 6th Street, Brooklyn, NY 11211) at 8:30pm for;
The NYC Zombie Crawl after party – 21+ – $8- Featuring;
- Blood wrestling with the Gorgeous Ladies of BloodWrestling
- Sneak preview of clips from the new Punk Rock Holocaust 3 and Cross Bearer
- Stand up comedy by Zombie Dangerfield – the undead get no respect!
- Live music from the undead Jessica Delfino
- DJ Brian Blackout spinning zombie rock and music from zombie movies
- Zombie Burlesque – these ladies strip off more than clothes, they take off limbs!
- The all-girls Misfits cover band GHOULS NIGHT OUT NY starring Skull Bustin Horror Punk damsels- Glenora Danzig, Tibbie X of the X-Possibles, Aileen of Corita and Miss Carrie Kamikaze!
- Strip for Pain: America’s most Dangerous Game Show at Midnight
- More madness TBA
Also, 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, more details soon, you can buy tickets here!! A portion of the proceeds goes to supporting the NYC Zombie Crawl!
Also, due to changing of Facebook’s policies, we had to change the group page to an organization page, please add the new page here now!!
While you wait for the next crawl, check out some cool videos from the last event!! Also, check out a gallery from the Village Voice on our Zombie Beauty Pageant! (NSFW)