As of late, zombies have captured the imagination of the nation, with thousands flocking to see zombie-themed films, read zombie-centric books, and enroll their preschoolers in zombie-awareness courses. Zone in on zombies with today’s Groupon to The Houston Zombie Walk. Choose between the following options:
- For $12, you get two tickets (a $22 value).
- For $16, you get three tickets (a $33 value).
- For $18, you get four tickets (a $44 value).
In an effort to raise money for wildlife relief efforts, The Houston Zombie Walk of 2011 rounds up costumed participants for a mile-long loop around downtown. At 5 p.m. on September 24, the gates will open at Jones Plaza, where entertainment options include three bands, a zombie dance crew, a Halloween DJ, and cooking demonstrations that show ideal pairings for brains. The walk itself lasts from 7 p.m. to 8 p.m., and participants may bring controlled canines. After the plaza closes at 10 p.m., revelers can continue on to zombie-friendly bars that serve up drink specials and host headless can-can dancers.