Join the Legions of the Lifeless All horror enthusiasts are formally invited to participate in Pittsburgh s first ever Zombie Walk. The event will take place
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, Sep 11, 2006
the Legions of the Lifeless
All horror enthusiasts are formally
invited to participate in Pittsburgh's first ever Zombie Walk. The event will
take place in Pittsburgh's South Side on September 22, 2006.
plan is pretty simple:
*7:30 PM - All Zombies report to The Town Tavern
Apply make up if you haven't already and practice saying
"Braaaiiinnnss....need braaaiiinnnnssss".(Early arrivals - The Town Tavern 's
happy hour is from 5:00 to 8:00 PM)
*8:00 PM - Begin
Walk. Zombies exit Town Tavern and shamble about for a period of one hour.
Eat, drink, explore the shops, but when on the street you must stay in Zombie
(See Rules of Conduct & "What is a Zombie Walk"
*9:00 PM - Zombies Disperse. The Zombie Walk is over.
But wait! There's more...
**The cast from It's Alive, Pittsburgh's own
Horror Host TV show will be appearing at The Rex Theater (about 3 blocks from
The Town Tavern).
**Festivities at The Rex will
-The Comedy Stylings of Stiffy The Dead Clown -Sets by
the bands DEATHMOBILE and The Forbidden 5 -A Classic Horror Film (TBA)
Sponsored by Straub Beer
*Tickets will be sold at the door on a "first
come, first serve" basis so don't be late!
The Rex Theatre
1602 E. Carson Street, South Side Pittsburgh, PA 15203
**Zombie Rules of Conduct**
1. Use the
"haunted house" rule in that you are not to touch anyone.
2. Do not
attempt to scare anyone who is not a willing participant. If anyone is
freaking out, turn and shamble in the opposite direction. Avoid
3. Stay on the sidewalk unless crossing the street.
When crossing, it's OK to "break character" and cross quickly. Think fast "New
Dawn of the Dead" zombies verses the slower "Old Dawn of the Dead" zombies
when crossing the street. Blocking traffic is a crime and anyone doing so
could be arrested.
4. No drugs. None. Forget it.
5. No alcohol
outside the bars. This will get you a nice fine.
6. No littering,
destruction of property, or any other illegal activity. Pretend the South Side
is your own neighborhood and show the utmost respect. This is something we
would like to do many times a year and we don't want to ruin it. Remember, the
media will be watching us (along with the Pittsburgh Police) and this event
could get world wide news coverage. Let's put on a good
**What is a Zombie Walk?
A zombie walk is an organized
public gathering of two or more people who dress up in zombie costumes.
Usually taking place in an urban centre, the participants make their way
around the city streets and through shopping malls in a somewhat orderly
fashion and often limping and gnawing their way towards a local
During the event participants are encouraged to remain in
character as zombies and to communicate only in a manner consistent with
zombies (such as grunts, groans and slurred moans calling for
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