YEAR 10! 2016 NYC Zombie Crawl takes Brooklyn June 26th!

May 26, 2016 by  
Filed under CURRENT EVENTS, NEWS

UPDATE 6/25- Check out videos of all the acts performing below! The opening party at Bar Matchless at 4p will include a performance from Jess-O-Lantern & Mike Gallagher from Sparklefight and we’re also doing a canned food drive for the homeless with Food Bank NYC so bring your canned goods to the first stop to donate!

This year is going to be extra bloody, if you bring a water gun or super soaker we will help fill it up with blood at the beginning of the crawl at 6:30pm outside of Bar Matchless for a blood fight in McCarren Park! Please do not bring any guns that look like real guns and be a courteous zombie, only spray those who are consenting! Do not spray passerbys or any public or private property!!

Also any Zombies looking for a sober driver or need a ride to and from the event? Unlock $50 IN FREE LYFT RIDES by texting the keyword “UNLOCK50” to “31996” or download the free app from www.Lyft.com and enter promo code “UNLOCK50” in the payment section before requesting a ride!

And check out the top 5 reasons to join the NYC Zombie Crawl this year on FANGORIA!!

We hope you are all ready for year 10 because it’s going to be the biggest and best yet! We have new sponsors for 2016 including Not Your Father’s Root Beer as well as  Inked Magazine and Steadfast Brand who will be presenting awards and prizes for the best tattooed zombies! We’ll be shooting photos and videos for the search so come wearing your zombie finest! It’s all going down on SUNDAY, JUNE 26th in Brooklyn for our 10th crawl in Williamsburg!

The NYC Zombie Crawl is back for its 10th annual lurch around Williamsburg on Sunday, June 26th! The zombie shenanigans will include zombie games at McCarren Park and the notorious Hot Zombie Contest at the afterparty with live music, comedians, zombie burlesque, sideshow performances and more!

The NYC Zombie Crawl will begin at 4pm at BAR MATCHLESS (557 Manhattan Avenue, Brooklyn NY) with our usual FREE zombie meet-up! You must be 21+ to enter the bar and for 2 and 1/2 hours! This includes a live music performance from Jess-O-Lantern & Mike Gallagher from Sparklefight and we’re also doing a canned food drive for the homeless with Food Bank NYC  so bring your canned goods to the first stop to donate! 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 $10). Makeup artists will include the crew from THE HAUNT AT ROCKY LEDGE and Drink specials will be provided all day and night by Pabst Blue Ribbon and Not Your Father’s Root Beer starting with $1 drinks between4-5p at Bar Matchless!

At 6:30pm, Zombies will depart and roam through the wild streets of Williamsburg, first through McCarren Park for a Zombie photo opportunity before heading to a Zombie Pizza Party at THE CHARLESTON (174 Bedford Avenue) FREE BAR PIZZA with every drink, alcoholic or not!

Then at 8:30pm we’ll reach the Zombie Afterparty at BLACK BEAR BAR (70 N. 6th St)  Free entry to the front bar but if you want to see the show, $13 for zombies or in advance, $15 for humans! 21+ to enter, with performances include musical guests:

UNCLE JAKE AND THE 18 WHEEL GANG: Featured in the new movie Call Sheet, a bluegrass Jug band with a down home feel!

JUNGLE JUNKIES: Brazilian metal madness returns to the NYC Zombie Crawl!

SCREAMIN’ REBEL ANGELS – NYC Rock n’ Roll Soul and Rockabilly at it’s finest!

NP PRESLEY AND THE GHOST OF JESSE GARON – Classic Rock n’ Roll fronted by the spawn of Elvis Presley’s cousin!

We also have world premiere sneak preview clips from the new horror movie from Backseat Conceptions and director Michael Walker, CALL SHEET!! And Sideshow Performances from the SQUIDLING BROS. CIRCUS SIDESHOW and SKINDICATE SUSPENSION!

We’ll also have the return of the HOT ZOMBIE CONTEST and COSTUME CONTEST where we will be presenting awards for categories including Best Tattoos from Inked Magazine and Steadfast Brand, most original, most bloody, best SPFX and more! Co-hosted by Inked Girls FALLON VENDETTA and KALI FELINE, A cash prize will be announced and more from our sponsors Pabst Blue Ribbon, Halloween Adventure, Troma Entertainment, Backseat Conceptions!

More to come, stay tuned!!

Much love and blood!

Very Truly
Doug Sakmann
Zombie Ringleader
NYC Zombie Crawl

CHECK OUT THE ACTS THAT WILL PERFORM AT THE EVENT BELOW!

UNCLE JAKE AND THE 18 WHEEL GANG

JUNGLE JUNKIES

SCREAMIN’ REBEL ANGELS

NP PRESLEY AND THE GHOST OF JESSE GARON

JESS-O-LANTERN:

SKINDICATE SUSPENSION

Thanks to Ed Campbell of Rebel Image Photography for the sweet zombie shots of models Fallon Vendetta and Kali Feline

Resident Evil: Retribution World Premiere Trailer in NYC Thurs this June 14th!

June 12, 2012 by  
Filed under NEWS

Fans of the NJ Zombie Walk and NYC Zombie Crawl have been invited to see the World Premiere trailer for the new Resident Evil Movie! This Thursday, June 14th at 10:30am at the Regal Union Square (850 Broadway @13th St NYC) see the trailer, some exclusive clips AND take part in a Q and A with the film’s star Milla Jovovich!! Download this exclusive invite, print it and bring it to the event. Get there early, it’s first come first serve and there are exclusive giveaways for the early birds!


Jill Valentine and Albert Wesker of S.T.A.R.S. at the 2012 NYC Zombie Crawl!

NYC Bloody V-Day Party Madness – Feb 19th & 20th – Monsters and Mayhem!

February 14, 2011 by  
Filed under PAST EVENTS

Greetings Zombies!

Hope you are having a bloody good Valentine’s Day! If you’re looking for your zombie fix, these parties will hold you over until we announce our main Springtime crawl at the end of May! Come check out 2 killer parties this weekend where blood splatter and gore is the preferred dress code!! Guaranteed to be a bloody good time! Co-hosted by yours truly, Doug Sakmann, the Zombie Ringleader of the NYC Zombie Crawl!

Sat Feb 19th  – STIMULATE: 2/19 MEAT BEAT MANIFESTO + “Post-Valentine’s Blood Massacre III”
Santos Party House – 96 Lafayette Street, New York, NY   – 8p-4am – $20 – 18 +

Xris SMack! & Mindswerve Studios present:
S T I M U L A T E
[ The Mind, The Body, The Dancefloor ] – Get your Monthly Fix!

A Bloody V-Day edition of the monthly fetish party featuring amazing DJ’s, Go-Go Dancers and dungeon play! Dress to kill because there will be a costume contest and so much more!  Live blood performance by Doug Sakmann of NYCZombieCrawl.com and Goddess Shea of http://Rubberfucker.com

Live performances by:
MEAT BEAT MANIFESTO!! – http://MeatBeatManifesto.com/
NOT BREATHING – http://NotBreathing.com/
Tino Corp – http://TinoCorp.com/
http://facebook.com/pages/Tino-Corp/108619372503154

Info and tix at:
http://STIMULATE-ME.com/
RSVP and much more info on Facebook:
http://www.facebook.com/event.php?eid=127779887291912

Sunday, Feb 20th – “MONSTERS + MASCARA”
(le) poisson rouge – 158 Bleeker Street, New York, NY – 10pm-4am 21+
Tickets: $10 in adv. $15 Day of Show – BUY NOW!
http://LePoissonRouge.com/events/view/2059

Michael T., Laura Rebel Angel and Xris SMack! Present a Tribute to The Cramps, Alice Cooper, The Misfits and Horror

Featuring NYC’s bloodiest band PSYCHOCHARGER – http://PsychoCharger.com/

Plus The All Star Band Monsters & Mascara..performing horrific classics from Alice Cooper, Cramps & The Misfits with many Guest Vocalists!

Get ready to be terrifying by the Ghastly GORE-geous Freakshow and Burlesque Shows starring:
SERPENTINA – Satan’s very own snake charming bride from the Coney Island Freak Show!
BETTINA MAY – Winner of the NYC Zombie Crawl/Beauty Bar Zombie Beauty Pageant 2010 and Canada’s Burlesque Ambassador will Bump and Grindhouse all the way into your nightmares! http://Bettina.ca/
BEEZELBABE – The fiendishly deviant hellcat from The Rhinestone Follies tames Beelzebub himself to the voodoo rhythms that Lux taught us! http://facebook.com/beelzebabe.burlesque

DJ’s Spin:Putrid Punk, Ghostly Glam, Riga Mortis Rockabilly, Demonic Deathrock!

* Laura Rebel Angel (Psychobilly Sundays, Rebel Angel Productions)
* Xris SMack! (STIMULATE, SMack!)
* The Dutchman
* Michael T. (Motherfucker, Rated X, Oh You Pretty things)
* Cowboy Mark

“Beautiful Horror” visuals by the SMack! Video Lab
http://SMack-Fetish.com/

Dress Code:  All Classic Universal Horror Looks, Glamorous Cadavers, Blood n Gore, Psycho Sexual Lingerie & Undergarments

For more information Please Visit:
http://Xris-SMack.com/
http://RebelAngelProductions.com/

RSVP for more info:
http://www.facebook.com/event.php?eid=131782820220158

Halloween Weekend Events in NYC – Oct 29-31st!

October 28, 2010 by  
Filed under PAST EVENTS

Greetings Ghouls!

Halloween is almost upon us and we’ve got tons of bloody action in NYC! Thanks to all the zombies who crawled with us on the main event on October 24th, It was a bloody good time and we  raised well over 100 pounds of food for the NYC Food Bank! Special thanks to all our Zombie FX artists!
Check out some video from the Oct 24th NYC Zombie Crawl by Yeah Films right here! More coming soon!

Also thanks to Michael Stewart, Michael T,  and the Beauty Bar, as well as our dead sexy Zombie Beauty Pageant girls, and congratulations to the winner, Bettina May!

We’re sponsoring zombie parties on Friday, Saturday and Sunday, check the info below! We’ve also been invited to the CBS Early Show to join in their Halloween Festivities on-air with NYC Zombie Crawl on Friday and Sat the 29th and 30th, 7am to 9am at 59th Street and 5th Avenue. Any interested zombies can RSVP at BRGuest@cbsnews.com or call 212-975-2515.  Include your name, the # of people you will be bringing, and the day you would like to attend. You should come in full costume, there is a costume contest and you can win prizes and be on TV!

Now onto the parties;

Oct 29th, 8pm, The Zombie Prom at the Delancey (168 Delancey St btwn Clinton and Attorney)

October 30th – 10pm – Brooklyn – END OF THE WORLD Zombie Attack! – Masonic Temple – 317 Clermont St, Brooklyn –

10pm – Manhattan – SMACK! Halloween Fetish Ball at Touch Nightclub (240 W 52nd St, NYC) – 3 floors with live performance by Bellameurte

Oct 31st – 9pm, Rocky Horror 35th Anniversary Halloween Bash with Michael T and Rocky Horror LIVE at Midnight – Le Poisson Rouge (158 Bleeker St) – 2am Rocky Horror Costume Contest and lots of zombie madness!

Also, dont forget, Oct 28-31st and Nov 5-6th – check out NYC’s premiere haunted attraction, Blood Manor NYC with Disgraceland Hook Squad (542 W 27th Btwn 10th and 11th ave, NYC) Go to the website for info!

And finally, if you remember I directed a trailer for the book ‘Play Dead‘ a few months back and now it’s been picked up to be a feature film! Check out the article on Fangoria,  There is no director announced yet, hopefully I can throw my hat into the ring! Join the facebook petition group to show your support!!

Remember, blood is law!

Doug Sakmann
Zombie Ringleader

NY Zombies invade Coney Island July 4th!

June 25, 2010 by  
Filed under PAST EVENTS

Come celebrate July 4th in style with the NYC Zombie Crawl at the Annual Nathan’s Hot Dog Eating contest on Coney Island! This is a zombie meet-up event in support of our undead hotdog champion, Gravy Brown! There will be no make-up artists so zombies should come in their undead best! The event will be televised on ESPN so everyone should bring signs rooting on Gravy Brown and the NYC Zombie Crawl! When you get to Coney Island, look for the large group of zombies led by me, your zombie ringleader Doug Sakmann! We’ll be organizing the mob no later than 11am.

Ripping apart flesh and ripping apart food go hand in hand. Come show your support at the craziest NYC Zombie Crawl meet up yet. It all happens on Coney Island at Surf and Stillwell at high noon on July 4th, the official home of Nathans Famous Hot Dog Eating Contest. This year 10th ranked competitive eater Gravy Brown will be eating his way to glory on stage and on ESPN in full zombie costume! Show up early and show your zombie support and you could be part of the broadcast!

Where: Surf and Stillwell, Brooklyn NY – Coney Island
When: July 4th-  High Noon
This is a huge event with tens of thousands of people to get up front and show your support try and get their early. People start filtering in as early as 9AM.
Tell all your friends – INVITE THEM ON FACEBOOK!

There will be a Zombie after party and competitive eater meet-up at Ruby’s on the boardwalk (1213 Boardwalk West) after the event too!

Gravy will be up against his fierce rival Erik the Red so he needs all the zombie support! More info here!

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