R.T. Rybak declares Zombie Pub Crawl Day
|Photo: Matt Gray, ZPC 2006.|
|You've come a long way, Zombie Pub Crawl.|
Yesterday afternoon, Mayor R.T. Rybak tweeted a "welcome" at the event's account, noting the annual zombie-themed crawl is "The only time I like to hear that "Minneapolis is dead."
Replied the crawl organizers:
To which Rybak said:
We talked to Rybak spokesman John Stiles this morning, who confirmed that this is a for-real thing. This Saturday is officially Zombie Pub Crawl Day.
The event has certainly come a long way from 80-ish people roaming around northeast Minneapolis bars in costume. For a history of the event, read this week's print story, "Zombie Pub Crawl Conquers All."