Prince George Zombie Fest

The most cataclysmically brain explodingly awesome event, unleash your inner zombie and walk the streets of Prince George

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Listing Updated:
* Dates pending for 2023-24
Location: Prince George, British Columbia

The dead will awaken at Prince George City Hall. Zombies have invaded and will they will weave a path along the streets where bloody participants can practice their best moans for “braaaaaains”. Composed of a "Zombie Walk" and tonnes of festivities throughout the day, the Prince George Zombie Fest will be a festival for the ages. Share this page on Twitter.

Read our preview of the Prince George Zombie Fest here.

Festivities start at 9 a.m. including a zombie photo booth, prize giveaways, and a "Zombification Station" to help put the finishing touches on your costume.

Enjoy delicous meals and treats from local shops, it may not be brains, however, the businesses will certianly provide amazing food for every zombie.

Get ready for the Zombie Walk
Photo by James Doyle

Captive humans will be kept in an “infected area” until they have raised enough blood and brains to be released. Upon release is the "Zombie vs. Humans Survival Hunt". Preregistered teams will search by foot for clues, do challenges and find the zombie items they need to collect from various locations and businesses around the downtown area.

Schedule of events

9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Local artisans, businesses and food vendors. Local entertainment. Games and activities for the whole family. Participants and spectators are eligible for some exciting prizes.

9 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. and 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.
Kids and adults who need a '' little help'' with their zombie makeup are invited to visit our official Zombification Station where our crew of talented makeup artists will transform them into the walking dead at the city hall location.

11 a.m. - 9 p.m. DJ services and local entertainment

11 a.m. – 11:45 a.m.
Zombie Walk / Parade participants meet in parking lot behind City Hall. A canned good is required for donation. 

Will you be infected?
Photo by Jeremy Gauthier

ZOMBIE WALK PARADE starts along predetermined route of 1.5 km.

Operation Infection - Kidnapping of nominated humans will happen during the day and they will be brought back to the "infected area" until they have raised enough blood and brains. Proceeds to local charities.

The infectd area.
Photo by Claire Jones

1:30 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.
Check in and registration for the Zombie Hunt. 

2 p.m. COSTUME CONTESTS Donned in makeup and attire, participating zombies will be judged for Best Zombie, Best Zombie Family and more. Anyone who dresses up can fill out a ballot to win.

3 p.m. – 5 p.m.
Zombie vs. Humans Survival Hunt. Teams will search for clues, do challenges and find the zombie items they need to collect from various locations and businesses that have agreed to participation around the downtown area. Each team will be playing for a charity of their choice. Entrance fee is $40 per team of up to 5. Great prizes to be won.

If You Go

Did you know Prince George is home to incredible fishing, hunting, shopping and dining. Better yet, it is home to incredible events throughout the summer. See a full list of exciting things to do in the area here. 

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Get a preview of the Prince George Zombie Fest from FestivalSeekers writer Rebecca Bollwitt.

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