Portland Zombie Walk
Pioneer Courthouse Square
Photo by thelonellama
The Portland Halloween event season is nearing and that means a Portland Zombie Walk & Thrill The World Dance are right around the corner. This year however, they are trying to raise money to make it a legit event (insurance and permits) in Pioneer Square through a kickstarter project. They are offering several prizes including Zombie Walk rubber ducky, T-shirts, and a Zombie Makeover!
Related Portland Halloween Events and Info:
- Halloween: Our Portland Halloween Calendar Of Events, Parties, Costume Contests
- Pictures: 2010 Portland Zombie Walk Pictures | Pioneer Courthouse Square
- Video: Video from 2009 Thrill the World dance (and Zombie walk pictures).
- Seattle Zombies: Seattle Zombie Walk Pictures, Video & Info: 7,000 People, Thriller Dance, Costume Contest, Beer Garden, Food Trucks
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2011 Portland Zombie Walk Info: Kickstarter Project & Prizes:
It is the final count down! Ten days until our kickstarter project for the permits and insurance ends. If we do not meet our goal the zombie walk will not meet on Pioneer Court House Square nor will the Thrill the World Portland dancers perform Michael Jackson’s Thriller. This kickstarter is to raise the funds to cover insurance and permits that the city requires of us as we are now an event of this size. Also all preivious years, all previous organizers were lucky that the Zombie Walk didn’t intrude on the square when another organization had paid for it.
Please check out this link and share it with your friends: kickstarter.com/portland-zombie-walk
Portland Zombie Walk Prizes (More prizes at Kickstarter Link):
PLEDGE $5 OR MORE: An official 2011 Portland Zombie Walk wristband. A fashionable accessory that you can wear, assuming you still have an attached hand, and all other less benevolent zombies will moan at. Plus … A slightly larger font in the credits of the 2011 Portland Zombie Walk Disk
PLEDGE $10 OR MORE: A custom 2011 Portland Zombie Walk rubber ducky. Why don’t zombies take baths? Because they don’t have a ducky! Don’t find yourself without yours. Plus … the wristband and an even large font in the credits of the Portland Zombie Walk Disk
PLEDGE $100 OR MORE: Now the biggies of limited rewards. You get the wonderful items and the the option to enter a single person into the 2011 Portland Zombie Walk Makeover! You have never felt so dead as you will after Christine Stimac applies her life draining magic on you. Every ghoul will turn and moan when you shuffle by. (and all the other goodies, including special mention and appearance in the 2011 Portland Zombie Walk Disk)
We are group of people getting together dressed as Zombies to roam around Portland in a predetermined route to perform Street Theater and zombie antics. Sans weapons, respectfully including zombie “hunters”. Portland Zombie Walk is an annual event in October that started out as a flash mob years ago and usually complimented by Portland Thrill The World volunteer dancers.
Our zombie community has expanded over the years with an observation of around 3,000 zombies during the 2010 Portland Zombie Walk. Portland Zombie Walk has also had walks during “May of the dead” complimentary to PDX Zombie Prom.