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Finally! we have the date for the 2011 Melbourne Zombie Shuffle. And what better day to make like the undead than Halloween 2011.
Here are the announced details:
Melbourne’s biggest annual gathering of the undead. What do we want? BRAINS!When do we want it? BRAINS!
Ready your finest gore, the Melbourne Zombie Shuffle 2011 is GO! Check back regularly for updated information, but for now, mark Sunday 30th October – aka Halloween Eve – from 1:00pm – 4:30pm in your zombie diary!
We will be meeting in Carlton Gardens at 1pm, then leaving at 2pm heading along La Trobe St, Exhibition St, Bourke St Mall, Swanston St, across the bridge at Fed Square and finishing in Alexandra Gardens.
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All around the world Comic Book shops give away comics and have extra specials on this day – and there’s no catch! Walk in to a local comic store and walk out with free comics from a wide range of publishers and writers!!! It seems like utter madness, and so it may be, but it’s madness in your favour!
Quite a few Melbourne stores participate every year, so use this handy locator to find the closest participating store to you
here’s a list of free comics! You really can’t go wrong, so get out there, grab some free schnizzle and get your comic on!
Shadows Cinema, the Astor, ACMI and the Rooftop Cinema have all flown the flag of cult films, and continue to, for a while. Good news is that the Westgarth, that ever charming delight of old-school cinema, has joined the throng, being a perfect complement to Movie Reel for the home viewer.
Their Cult Vault series screens for $10 a ticket, and the upcoming May theme seems to be chock full of schlock for horror fans. Look at their upcoming films here:
Return of the Living Dead [M] May 5th – 11.59pm
The Evil Dead [R18+] 13th May – 11.59pm
The Texas Chainsaw Massacre May 20th – 11.59pm
Re-Animator [R18+] 27 May – 11.59pm
…Having attended one of these, I’d definitely say don’t miss it – just for the atmosphere! The black market is held along the banks of the Merri, and features stalls of all kinds of alternative pre-loveables and there is usually merriment, bands and mischief. Come for the bargains, stay for the hilarity!
The Black Market
|Yup after a little hiatus, we’re finally doing it all again – The big Gothy Garage Sale of DOOOOOOOOM!
A nice chilled arvo under the gum trees with ya mates getting rid of all that STUFF! Open to all to buy & sell but it is the Black Market so aimed at more unusual types so the more unusual your wares to sell the better – new things, old things…it all sells!
And again we’re joined by The Resignators & for the first time joining …them will be The Kujo Kings & The Tearaways so you get to enjoy some great music for free!
Come & grab yourself a bargain by Merri Creek – with soo many wonderful things for sale you’ll have to bring some friends to carry all your new goodies home!
For those who’ve already sold their souls to sell everything else:-
The Shadows Cinema is back with a very intriguing Autumn programme indeed, including Jodorowsky’s Santa Sangre and Italian Nazi-esque naughty the Night Porter.
New Autumn programme available here:
This year’s venue is the ABC Art Gallery
127a Campbell St, COLLINGWOOD, VIC, 3066