It happens once a year! The dead will walk among the living once again when the Asbury Park Zombie Walk XII takes place on Saturday, October 5.
HEY ZOMBIES! The 12th Annual Asbury Park Zombie Walk is set for SATURDAY, OCTOBER 5TH!
SCHEDULE OF EVENTS:
11:00am to 4:00pm:
NO REGISTRATION REQUIRED!
-Main Information & Souvenir tables open in the Grand Arcade of Convention Hall
-Pro Makeup Artist Alley open inside CONVENTION HALL
1:00 pm: Thriller Dance Workshop! If you ever thought about joining the Zombie Walk’s famous Thriller Dance Team and learning the moves, this is your chance! Team Leader Beth Bernardo will be hosting a workshop directly outside of the Paramount Theatre near the Boardwalk. Learn the dance and join the Team for their performances later in the day!
2:00pm: The Jell-O Brain Eating Contest returns! If you think you’re the fastest brain eater in the horde, we want you to prove it! The contest will take place directly outside of the Paramount Theatre, spaces are limited so arrive early!
Between 2:00 and 3:00 pm: Selection of Costume Contest Finalists! Our judges will wandering the Boardwalk, choosing finalists for Best Child, Best Adult, Best Couple and Best Group costumes. If you want a chance at gory glory, be on the Boardwalk between 2:00 and 3:00 and stay in-character with your undead performance of a lifetime to gain their attention.
THE ZOMBIE WALK BEGINS
AT CONVENTION HALL
Zombies will gather on the Asbury Park Boardwalk in full costume. From the front of the Convention Hall, zombies will lurch down the Boardwalk towards the Carousel House, where they will turn and finally invade the Downtown – shambling from Cookman, to Mattison, to Main. When the walk is over, zombies are turned loose to enjoy the music and festivities Downtown.
Zombie Costume Contest Final Judging will be hosted at Johnny Mac House of Spirits!
and then Stay for the OFFICIAL AFTER PARTY at Johnny Mac House of Spirits!
The Asbury Park Zombie Walk XII will be taking place from 11:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m. over at the Asbury Park Convention Hall on 1300 Ocean Avenue in Asbury Park, NJ.