How can I pay for the event?
All of our registration and payment for the event happens online through PayPal. After payment is received you will receive a confirmation email. You don’t need a PayPal account, you can also make payment with MasterCard, Visa, or Debit using PayPal’s payment processor; Simply choose: “I don’t have a PayPal account” on the PayPal payment screen and you will be prompted to enter your credit card information.
Do I have to register my team all at once?
No, everyone can register individually. Make sure your team members enter the same team name and have the same wave time. Contact us if you need someone’s wave time changed due to a wave closure or information being entered incorrectly.
How much is it per participant?
Human Runners - $50
Zombie Chaser - $40
Zombie Walker - $30
Spectator - FREE
Unfortunately, there are no refunds for this event. However, your ticket can be transferred to someone else until October 1st, please Contact Us in order to do so.
What do I need to bring to the event?
A picture ID – this is required to pick up your race package. Also bring a change of clothes, sunscreen, water, cash for food, drinks & possible merchandise available through any of the local vendors onsite, and your zombie survival skills.
Where does my team go to get our Event Package?
Teams will meet in the ‘A Wing’ Parking Lot, North of the GPRC building. The Starting Line is there as well.
When should my team and I be there?
If you are a Human Runner, you should be there by 10am. If you are a Zombie participant, you should be there at 9am to receive your ‘Zombification’.
Can I fight zombies?
Intentional contact between Zombies and Runners is strictly prohibited. We reserve the right to escort any participant who is intentionally making contact with other racers or zombies off the grounds without refund. The zombies at Zombie Run are instructed to only go after your flags.
Can I bring my zombie killing weapon to the event?
Absolutely not! Weapons of any kind are strictly prohibited and will be confiscated. This includes fake weapons as well.
Do I need any special skills?
The Zombie Run is a fast paced, obstacle filled event where you will be challenged. You and your team will be running, walking, crawling, climbing, shuffling, cartwheeling your way through obstacles and escaping the clutches of the Zombie Horde for a number of hours.
If I lose all of my flags am I out of the race?
No, although Zombie infection is now an inevitable and unavoidable fact that you’ll have to come to terms with, you are not out of the race and you can compete to put up your best time at the event.
*NEW* When running the race be on the lookout for extra lives, we may have the cure for the zombie infection! *NEW*
If I lose all of my flags do I turn into a zombie?
No, you must finish the race regardless.
Why should I continue to race if I lose all my flags?
Be on the lookout for extra lives on the course, you may be able to come back from the dead! Also you should still try to put up the best time you can as this is a timed event!
Is there a minimum age for the event?
Yes, 16. Anyone under the age of 18 must have an adult sign their race waiver. NO EXCEPTIONS. Spectators of any age can enter the grounds, only those 18 and older with their ID can enter the Howlers Lounge area for the After Party.
Is there parking available at the event?
Yes, all of GPRC’s parking lots will be open to the public and participants of the Zombie Run. A designated area in the ‘A’ Parking Lot will be sectioned off for the Event Staff and Basecamp.
Can I bring my camera to take personal pictures at the event?
Yes, but only if you put pictures up on our Facebook page afterwards ;).
Can my pet, dog/cat/snake, come?
Absolutely NO Pets are permitted at the event. Access Denied!
It's raining/cold outside/sleet outside, is the event cancelled?
No, the event will go forward no matter what the weather is like. (This is a zombie apocalypse race remember). However, if there is a great deal of snow coming down there will be limited obstacles on the course.
I’m not in the Zombie Run, but can I still watch?
Absolutely! Spectators are free to come watch in the various viewing areas. Come join the fun!!
What's the ‘Infection Party'?
This after party will be one to remember!! Howlers Lounge will be hosting the event. Every Human & Zombie participant will receive free admission to the Infection Party as part of their registration package. This party is held in Howlers Lounge and will include;
- a DJ
- a single prize draw
- access to food and alcoholic beverages through drink ticket purchase
- a fantastic time!