Salt Lake Comic Con FanXperience 2014 Presents:
The Zombie Invasion Ball
Blood Carpet Event at the State Capitol
Join us for our pre-FanX event at the Utah State Capitol! Help Salt Lake Comic Con invade the grounds of our State Capitol. Play the part as zombies or hunters… followed by a night of dancing and fun with the Salt Lake Pops Quartet!
All-ages are welcome at the Zombie Invasion Ball, ages ten and under are free!
Date and Time:
Friday, March 28th from 5pm – 10pm
$20 at the door
FREE for FanX VIP pass holders
FREE for children 10 and under
Buy your Zombie Invasion Ball tickets ahead of time, and SAVE $10! If you do not want to attend the ball, you can participate in the Invasion for FREE.
Wear your best dress… zombiefied. Please be respectful of the Capitol as your prepare your makeup and costumes. No blood that can drip onto surfaces. Cosplay Weapons will be checked at the door and may be held if they don’t meet our safety guidelines.
Parking & Transportation:
There is plenty of parking available at the Capitol, but Zombie Invasion Ball attendees that want an extra thrill can ride the FREE Fear Factory Zombie Bus from the Gateway mall to the Capitol. The frontrunner and Trax lines are close to Gateway and from there, you can walk over the the Zombie Bus stop located on the South end of Gateway (near Z’tjas and Rocky Mountain Chocolate Factory). The shuttle will begin pickups at 5:00 pm and will continue picking up and dropping off every 30 minutes until 10:00 pm.
4PM – Press and Volunteer Check-in
5PM – Meet at 5pm to surround the capitol. Volunteers will place zombies in sections to prepare to invade.
6PM – On command, begin the Invasion heading toward the south entrance of the Utah State Capitol. The Salt Lake Pops Quartet will be playing spooky/creepy appropriate music during the invasion. The Press will be there to cover the “breaking news.”
6:15PM – 10PM Once inside, zombies and hunters can dance till they drop!
7:30 – B-Boy Federation Dance Off: Zombies vs. Survivors!
8:30 – Zombie Invasion Ball Royalty announced!
– Zombies vs. Hunters Dance-Off
– Awarding the Zombie Ball Royalty (Winners receive free passes to Salt Lake Comic Con FanX).
– $5 Professional Photo Ops by Melissa, featuring Capitol stairs and dead flower backdrop.
– A variety of food can be purchased inside the Capitol from Jason’s Deli.Food, Not Brains Food Drive
– In association with the Utah Food Bank
– Every five cans of donated food will be rewarded with a free raffle ticket!
– Help make a difference in the community!
Adult After Party (21+)
The Metro Bar (540 West 200 South, SLC) with specialty Zombie drinks following the Invasion Ball beginning at 10pm.
There is a $5.00 cover with plenty of free parking! RSVP HERE
Remember Zombie Walk 2013?