ZombiCon 2012 details are slowly unfolding. Here’s just a peek at what you can expect in Fort Myers, Florida at this epic event…
VIP Party: The Premature Burial - Friday 19th
At this special Friday Night kick-off party, VIP ticket holders can meet special guests, exhibitors, and the Z-Core themselves it this opportunity to start ZombiCon weekend with a scream. Live musical guests, fantastic specials, giveaways, and more… Purchase your VIP ticket HERE!
Harborside Event Center – Saturday 20th & Sunday 21st
- 90+ Exhibitors: featuring zombie merchandise, dark art, unique collectables, books & comics, games, costumes, makeup, jewelry, and more!
- The Space Bar: an adult lounge with exotic beverage creations, go go dancers, and music!
- Video Game Demos: test your skill at the latest apocalyptic and zombie-themed games!
- Authors: meet some of your favorite authors, and have them sign a new copy of their latest book!
- “Zombification Station” Makeup Booth: always a crowd favorite! Get Zombified by professional makeup artists!
- 501st Legion: See some of the Star Wars 501st, as they patrol the convention halls!
- On the Main Stage: ZombiCon proudly presents an ever-increasing lineup… click below for more info
Doc Lucky: Zombie GuruExperience Doc Lucky: Author of The Zombie Dictionary, Zombie weapon inventor, and creator of The Zombie Cause!
FACE OFF Makeup DemoCome meet Tom Devlin, contestant from season 1 of the hit special effects show FACE OFF on the Syfy Channel. See what new tricks he’s got up his sleeve, view items from his horror movie collection, and see his new mask creations with 1313FX!
Zombie Runway Show:Specially designed zombie apparel and ZombiCon merchandise struts the catwalk, featuring unique garments, accessories, costumes and more! Learn what the hottest zombies are sporting this season…
Costume Contest:Pre-register your best costume, in ZombiCon’s best costume contest yet. Those who prequalify will compete on the Main Stage for fortune and gory. Win merchandise, VIP event access, cash, and much more! Categories include: Scariest, Best Theme, Best Couple, Best Group, Best Alien, and more… Stay tuned.
Actors & Directors Q&ALearn about Fort Myers’ zombie-heritage in this open discussion on what it was like to be in the Day of the Dead from those who starred in the film, and those who were zombified extras. Also hear from Directors and Makeup artists who have keen insight into what makes an incredible zombie-flick! You won’t want to miss this!
AirSoft Zombie Experience - Saturday 20th
You’re a member of a rag-tag group of zombie-apocalypse survivors. How will you face off against the zombie horde? Armed to the teeth, it’s up to you to survive the slaughter. Will you make it to safety, or fall prey to the ghoulish onslaught? Ready yourself!
ZombiKids Zone - Saturday 20th & Sunday 21st
We love our little zombies! This quarentine zone was created with your little ghoulies in mind. Fun rides, family-friendly vending with snacks, activities, and performances. Get your little one’s face painted, get scary zombie-bite tattoos (we promise it’ll heal – it’s just temporary!), play fun video games, and more! It’s a great place to get in the spirit and occupy those delicious little brains! Entrance into the ZombiKids Zone is even FREE with event admission!
Zombicon Street Fest - Saturday Night 20th
Saturday night, Zombicon hits the streets, starting with its famous Zombie Walk through the streets of Downtown Fort Myers! In 2011, over 20,000 party-goers unofficially broke the Guinness World Record for MOST GATHERED ZOMBIES! Join the horde, and be sure to visit as many of the local establishments. Don’t miss out of multiple stages, with bands, DJs, performances, and more! Enjoy street food, vendors, and of course the onslaught of thousands, in Fort Myers’ largest single street event in history! Bring canned food donations or donate blood on-site!
Autopocalyptic Car Show - Sunday 21st
Sunday the Laser Arena is cleared away, the bodies gathered, and the the creepy cars are ushered in for galactic display. From 9:30am – 3pm (tentatively), come check out the craziest autos, with prizes for “Spookiest”, “Most Apocalyptic”, and “Most Futuristic”! Stay tuned for details on how to enter YOUR crazy ride. Entrance is FREE with convention ticket purchase.
Sunday “Bloody Brunch” - Sunday 21st
Even Zombies need nourishment. After a long night of zombochery at the Zombicon Street Fest, relax Sunday morning and start the day right at the Bloody Brunch, featuring a delicious breakfast and brunch buffet, a Bloody Mary and Mimosa bar, along with some possible surprise guests… More info to come!
ZombiQueen Drag Pageant - Sunday 21st
Come one, come all, to the DEADEST drag show in space! Living-dead Divas strut their stuff on stage, competing for cash prizes, makeup, costumes, and more. This is something you won’t want to miss, as blood and glitter clash in an epic space carnival of queen! Directly following the Sunday Bloody Brunch. SIGN UP HERE to compete! (In the meantime, contact email@example.com)
Stay tuned, and keep checking back, as we slowly leak the zombie virus… Ready yourself.