The Saturday Nightmares Groovie Horror Event will take place in Jersey City this Saturday, May 2, 2015. The convention opens at 1:00 pm at runs until midnight, however some of the festivities will start at 11:30 am. It will be held at the beautiful Landmark Loews’ Jersey Theatre at 54 Journal Square, Jersey City, NJ, opposite the train station. The event schedule, which is zombie-based in theme and will resemble Dawn of the Dead (1978), is as follows:
Saturday May 2nd, 2015.
11:30am – 12:45pm
Zombie Walk meetup
Meet at Journal Square across the street from the Theatre. Look for SN booth for check in. FX Make-up artists will be available if you wish to purchase professional zombie make up.
Zombie Walk lead by Mike Christopher (Hare Krishna Zombie from Dawn of the Dead) begins
We estimate that the zombie walk should take about 20 – 30minutes. It will lead from the meet-up point, across the street and into the theatre.
Theatre doors open
1:00pm – 7pm
Horror pop-up shops open
Peruse through our ghoulishly exciting Horror Vendors and FX Artists booths! Food by Lucky Larry’s Luncheonette and cash bar by LITM. DJ Cryptmaster Chucky spinning Horror beats.
1:00pm – 7pm
Special guests meet & greet signing and photos
Meet your favorite Dawn of the Dead actors David Crawford, Jim Krut, Mike Christopher and Roy Frumkes.
On stage in main auditorium: A conversation with David Crawford, Jim Krut, Mike Christopher & Roy Frumkes.
Main auditorium: Screening of Dawn of the Dead with Live intro Reenactment with David Crawford & Joseph Early. A tribute to the late David Early.
Zombie Party in the lobby with DJ Cryptmaster Chucky and pop-up cash bar by LITM. Featuring costume contest.
Doors close at the stroke of midnight. An after party at LITM in downtown Jersey City.
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