Thrillkenny Zombiefest 2012

THE Thrillkenny Zombiefest 2012 is a street festival taking place on the nights of Saturday, October 27th and Sunday, October 28th in the medi-evil city of Kilkenny.

THE Thrillkenny Zombiefest 2012 is a street festival taking place on the nights of Saturday, October 27th and Sunday, October 28th in the medi-evil city of Kilkenny.

Festival goers will be invited to register and participate in the Official Kilkenny ‘Thrill The World’ Global World Record on Saturday, October 27th at 7pm at the Market Yard.

Thrillkenny will provide free Thriller Dance Workshops in the run-up to the event with the award-winning dance company Ponydance who performed at the Kilkenny Arts Festival in 2010.

Following the ‘Thrill The World’ event Thrillkenny will have a Zombie Walk through Kieran Street. There will also be lots of eclectic and zombified street performances as well as Zombie events in the cities bars and nightclubs over the two nights including a Dead Disco!

Register to take part in the official Thriller Dance event October 27th at 7pm as well as the ponydance workshops online at Thrillkenny.com Prior registration is essential!

There will also be lots of Zombiefied street entertainment including Pyrotechnic Displays, Zombie Bride Stiltwalkers, Live Street Music, Sword Swallowers, Knife Jugglers and lots more!

For more information on this apocalyptic weekend visit thrillkenny.com or follow us on Facebook and Twitter. This is an over-18s event only!

Thrill The World is an annual worldwide simultaneous dance of Michael Jackson’s “Thriller.”  Every October since 2006 funky zombies across the globe gather to synchronize their watches and dance to the greatest selling record of all time – Michael Jackson’s Thriller!

Volunteer event organizers in cities around the world organize events using the Thrill The World leaders manual and Thrill The World tool box. All official Thrill The World events are included in the numbers for setting and breaking world records.

Thrillkenny Zombiefest 2012 will link in Kilkenny with this World Record for the first time ever.