Ever wanted to hang with a zombie? Well, now’s your chance! On Friday the 13th, zombies take to the streets of Eugene for a good cause, and they promise to be nice. Zombies Day out is a community fundraiser for zombies and humans to invade local businesses and support your neighbors in need. Watch for zombies and opportunities to give at participating business including:
High Priestess Piercing & Tattoo Shamble over to the 6th Avenue location October 9-13. Make a donation to ShelterCare and be entered into a drawing to win a gift certificate for tattoo or piercing services. A Thrill the World zombie will draw the winners live on Facebook at 7:00 p.m. on October 13.
Mountain Rose Herbs Mercantile will donate 5 percent of sales from the day to ShelterCare. Meet zombies from Thrill the World Eugene from 1-2 p.m.
Strength Lab Eugene will match the first $250 in donations to ShelterCare made at the gym. Meet zombies from Thrill the World Eugene from 3-4 p.m.
Sweet Life Patisserie is baking up special zombie-themed cakes. Zombies will be handing out samples and accepting donations for ShelterCare from 5-7 p.m.
The apocalyptic day of fun ends with a zombie dance party at Beergarden, who will donate a $1 for every pint sold between 8:30 to 10:30 p.m.