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The Zombie Mud Run in Byron, IL

07/26/2014

If you live near Chicago, you won’t want to miss this race! Byron’s Motocross is 165 acres of pure mud! The course will have manmade and (amazing) natural obstacles as well as, of course, ZOMBIES! Sponsored in part by HauntedHouseChicago.com.

WHEN: July 26, 2014, starting at 7:00 am.
Wave times are every ½ hour from 9:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
Please arrive at least two hours prior to your start time.

WHERE: 2525 East Ash Road, Byron, IL 61010

For full details and information, visit http://www.thezombiemudrun.com/!

The Zombie Mud Run

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Aurora Sportsmen’s Club Zombie Shoot 2014

09/27/2014
9:00 amto5:00 pm

The Zombie Shoot at Aurora Sportsmen’s Club will be held on Saturday, September 27, 2014 from 9:00 AM through 5:00 PM at the Aurora Sportsmen’s Club (ASC) Rifle/Pistol complex located at 7641 Rueff Rd, Waterman IL 60556.

Registration is Open! Are you ready for the Zombie Apocalypse? Bring the whole family and have some fun; fine-tune your shooting skills and send the undead to oblivion. More than eleven stages will feature Zombie-themed activities. This year we will be partnering with the Bullpup Shoot. Don’t miss out on early bird registration specials. On-site registration will be available also.  Food concessions, vendors and demonstrations. Spectators welcome.

www.thezombieshoot.squarespace.com

Follow us on Facebook https://www.facebook.com/TheZombieShoot

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7th Annual pH Productions Chicago Zombie Pub Crawl

05/10/2014
2:00 pm

The 7th Annual pH Productions Chicago Zombie Pub Crawl is taking place May 10, 2014, 2:00 pm – ??

The event will take place on Saturday May 10, 2014 in the Andersonville neighborhood again. The bars are between Argyle and Bryn Mawr on Clark Street and include: The Sofo Tap, Konak, Simon’s Tavern, Farraguts, @mosphere, Hamburger Mary’s Attic, Hamburger Mary’s Rec Room, The Brixton and The Call.

1PM-2PM: VIZ Party sponsored by Ranallis of Andersonville. Limited to the first 40 zombies. For $40 you get all the perks of the Crawl, plus free pizza for the entire hour, early beer and wine specials, early registration which guarantees you are the first on the Crawl AT 2PM, and early access to Chicago Costume’s makeup stations. Just choose the VIZ Option when you purchase your tickets.

2PM-5PM: Registration at pH Comedy Theater, 1515 W. Berwyn Ave. (please bring photo ID and the credit card you registered with) – if you don’t have these two things we can NOT register you for the crawl. Sorry it’s the Zombie Law.

2PM-8ish: Zombie Pub Crawl!

Visit http://chicagozombiepubcrawl.com/ for more information and to register!

7th Annual Chicago Zombie Pub Crawl

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The Zombie Run: Extreme, May 5

05/03/2014

The Zombie RunTHE ZOMBIE RUN: EXTREME is a mud-filled, 5K obstacle course through a zombie-infested wasteland.  If you thought jogging 3.1 miles through the zombie apocalypse was an adventure, try dodging that army of brain-thirsty undead while scrambling through a series of rugged obstacles as well.  Don’t worry though; after the race, the Humans and Zombies set aside their differences to share a cold beer and their best dance moves at the post-apocalypse afterparty. Many enter, few will survive.

There will be 8-10 obstacles on the course. How hard are the obstacles?  You have to try them for yourself to answer that question.  It is not for your every day person.  You will need to train and mentally prepare for some of these obstacles.  It’s a total team effort on the course.  Your ‘friends’ or fellow Humans will help you climb over walls, evade groups of zombies, crawl through tunnels, and conquer our surprise obstacles.  Yes, you can do this!

Venue: Lake County Fairgrounds (Map)
Address: 1060 E. Peterson Rd, Grayslake IL 60030
Date: 5/3/2014

For full details and information, visit https://thezombierun.com/location/chicago-il/

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Chicago Zombie Prom 2014

06/20/2014 9:00 pmto06/21/2014 2:00 am

The 2014 Chicago Zombie Prom will once again take place at the Bottom Lounge on June 20th, 2014!

For full details & information: ZombiePromChicago.com

To RSVP via Facebook: Chicago Zombie Prom 2014 Event Page

To get tickets: Zombie Prom Chicago Ticket Page

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7th Annual Chicago Zombie March

06/21/2014
3:30 pm

Miss Colleen Jones says:

It’s that time again, zombies! We are having another zombie march in June. The rules are very simple: dress and be made up as a zombie and just shamble and act like one.

We will all meet at Millennium Park and take it from there. The last few years we have walked to the museum campus, walked to Daley Plaza, back to Millennium Park, to Buckingham Fountain and if we still have able body zombies left, we will head over to abc7 news station for the 5pm show.

If folks want their makeup done, Colleen Jones and David Lasley are available to take appointments. ( just message them) If you dont have the time to make an appointment, dont worry! We will have zombie makeup artists to zombify you up (for a fee)! ( We are currently working on getting a makeup spot.)

More details will come as the march gets closer and closer.

We are in the middle of working on a makeup crew for the march, If you or someone you know is interested in doing makeup, message me Colleen Jones or David Lasley for more info ( make sure you include a link to some pics). We are also looking out for any after parties so that the zombie fun can continue throughout the whole night! If you have any details please message Colleen Jones.

For more current/detailed information, go to the Official Facebook Event Page.

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Walker Stalker Con, March 14-16, 2014

03/14/2014to03/16/2014

Walker Stalker Con

The zombie-themed Walker Stalker Convention will take place March 14-16, 2014 at the Donald e. Stevens Convention Center in Rosemont (just North of Chicago, by O’Hare airport).

“Walker Stalker Con is not just a convention. It is a fan meet-up and an opportunity for each guest to come away feeling like they’ve had an amazing experience and became part of a greater community of zombie lovers! Walker Stalker Con is three days of events, panels, and experiences that zombie fans won’t find anywhere else!”

Visit the official website for a list of celebrity guests, schedule of events, etc.: http://walkerstalkercon.com/chicago/ 

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2nd Annual Zombie Trail at NIU

11/02/2013
6:00 pmto8:00 pm

Student Alliance for Leadership and Education will have their 2nd Annual Zombie Trail at Northeastern Illinois University. The website is www.saleneiu.wix.com/zombie-trail

The world has descended into panic as the slow infestation of the undead marches across NEIU, consuming everything living in its path. Come hunt for Dia de los Muertos items while you try to escape from the living dead.

Enter at your own risk!

Student Alliance for Leadership and Education will have their 2nd Annual Zombie Trail at Northeastern Illinois University

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Mayne Stage Presents Zombie Prom: The Musical

1950′s Rock and Roll Musical
Zombie Prom
Series of Performances with Prom Themed After Party on Halloween Night
FRIDAY, OCTOBER 12 AT 8PM, SUNDAY, OCTOBER 13 AT 7:30PM
SATURDAY, OCTOBER 19 AT MIDNIGHT, FRIDAY, OCTOBER 25 AT 10:30PM
THURSDAY, OCTOBER 31 AT 8PM (AFTER PARTY AT 10:30PM)

Zombie Prom The MusicalCHICAGO, IL (September 12, 2013) – Mayne Stage presents 1950′S Rock and Roll musical Zombie Prom this fall season with special prom themed after party on Halloween Night. Tickets are $20 general admission, $30 for Halloween performance (including after party) and $10 for Halloween after party admission. Tickets are on sale now at (866) 468-3401 or www.maynestage.com.

Preview night is on Thursday, October 10 at 8 p.m. Please email Laura Bluett to be added to the list at laura.bluett@maynestage.com

More on Zombie Prom:

Zombie Prom

  • Friday, October 12 at 8 p.m. – All ages
  • Sunday, October 13 at 7:30 p.m. – All ages
  • Saturday, October 19 at midnight – 18+
  • Friday, October 25 at 10:30 p.m. – 18+
  • Thursday, October 31 at 8 p.m. – All ages
  • Music by Dana P. Rowe
  • Book and Lyrics by John Dempsey
  • Based on a story by John Dempsey and Hugh Murphy
  • Directed by Marty Grubbs
  • Choreographed by Corey L. Mills
  • Featuring: Mara Stewart, Rusty Ranstrom, Corey Mills, Patrick Matthew Perry, Stephanie Wohar, Mary Margaret Roberts, Rachael Wagenpfeil, Jordon Scott Taylor, Christopher Lane Young, Brandon Wilhelm, Manuel Ortiz, Dale Edward powell, Kyle Cassidy, Molly Kral, Melissa Mok-Chang, and Allison Kochanski

This “girl loves ghoul” rock and roll Off Broadway musical is set in the atomic 1950s at Enrico Fermi High, where the law is laid down by a zany, tyrannical principal. Pretty senior Toffee has fallen for the class bad boy. Family pressure forces her to end the romance, and he charges off on his motorcycle to the nuclear waste dump. He returns glowing and determined to reclaim Toffee’s heart. He still wants to graduate, but most of all he wants to take Toffee to the prom. The principal orders him to drop dead while a scandal reporter seizes on him as the freak du jour. History comes to his rescue while a tuneful selection of original songs in the style of 50s hits keeps the action rocking across the stage.

More on Zombie Prom After Party:

  • Zombie Prom, Prom Themed After Party – 18+
  • Thursday, October 31 at 10:30 p.m. – Halloween Night
  • Tickets: $30 (show plus party admission) | $10 party admission

Mayne Stage’s Zombie Prom after party is a literal Zombie Prom with costume contests, spooky drink specials, meet and greet with cast, photo booth, DJ, complimentary appetizers and more! Stay after the show with a $30 general admission ticket, or just come to the party for $10 general admission. The party starts at 10:30 p.m. Local rockabilly band The Amazing Heeby Jeebies play Halloween classics and other terrifying numbers in Act One Pub.

Mayne Stage and Act One Pub are located at 1328 and 1330 W. Morse Avenue in Rogers Park, Chicago. With a nod to the historic past of this grand facility, the venue and pub deliver the best in food and entertainment to Rogers Park. The state-of-the-art venue provides the perfect setting for a broad spectrum of live performances, including concerts from all music genres, comedy acts and theatrical shows, private parties and corporate events. The intimate house allows the artist and audience to interact on a level not found at any other venue in Chicago.Act One Pub is a combination of neighborhood favorite and destination dining experience. Featuring live entertainment and high quality Americana cuisine, Act One Pub brings its patrons all the comfort of a neighborhood bar coupled with the sophistication of a first class dining experience. Act One’s carefully curated global wine and beer menu is representative of its high standards in all aspects of its operation and cuisine. Its location next to Mayne Stage makes it the perfect spot to complete a special evening of entertainment. Mayne Stage and Act One are easily accessible via the Morse red line stop or Lake Shore Drive/Sheridan Road, and valet parking is available during all performances for only $5.

Directions:

  • Red Line, exit at Morse stop and walk one block east
  • From Sheridan Road, turn West on Morse; venue is two blocks on the right
  • Valet parking available for just $5 on show nights
  • Plentiful street parking available on weeknights
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I Survived the Zombie Apocalypse and All I Got Was This Lousy T-Shirt

I Survived the Zombie Apocalypse and All I Got Was This Lousy T-Shirt

WAUKEGAN (Sept 25, 2013) – The Zombie Apocalypse has arrived! The undead are gathering in hoards! Unfortunately, zombies aren’t very adept at making souvenirs, so all I get for surviving is just a lousy t-shirt. Join 3 Brothers Theatre as they take you on a ride through this one-man post-apocalyptic show every Friday night in October!

Enjoy watching ensemble member Rick Adams switch between not 2, not 5, not even 10, but more than 18 different characters in this tribute to every zombie movie ever made! Suspense? Check. Comedy? Check. Sex Scene? It’s all here in this one-man show that leaves no zombie cliché or character untouched.

Playing every Friday night in October, show dates and times are:

  • October 4 @ 8pm
  • October 11 @ 8pm
  • October 18 @ 8pm
  • October 25 @ 8pm

Shows will take place at the 3 Brothers Playhouse located at 115 N Genesee St, Waukegan, IL 60085, just West of the Waukegan Metra Station. Tickets are $10 and can be purchased at the door or by calling our box office at 319-621-0024.

Get your running shoes on, pack your survival kit, and get ready for a night of undead fun that will make you want to bring a zombie home to mom for Christmas.

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