User uShare Login | Register
Login
Register

Along with posting photos, videos, and stories, your uShare account lets you post Classified Ads, recipes on What's For Dinner, and Announcements.


63° View Weather Current Conditions Sioux Falls Change Location
Set Weather Options

RADAR LOCATION

TEMPERATURE LOCATION

News

[0] My Saved Articles
Find local businesses
on the KELO Pages!

 

'Boo Falls' Halloween Parade, Zombie Walk On Saturday

October 26, 2012, 11:17 AM

'Boo Falls' Halloween Parade, Zombie Walk On Saturday
Courtesy: Proud Ruin Photography

SIOUX FALLS, SD -

One of Sioux Falls’ most popular Halloween events is adding a parade to its lineup and hoping to attract more families this year.

The “Boo Falls” Halloween Parade and Zombie Walk will be held Saturday in downtown Sioux Falls. Organizers expect more than 2,000 people at this year’s event, which will be divided into two parts. Participants who aren’t dressed as zombies go first and the “walking dead” follow behind.

The parade starts at 5 p.m. in the parking lot of Mall Ave and 10th Street, behind Skelly’s Pub. It will travel south on Phillips Avenue.  Zombie participants will stop in front of the State Theater for a group photo and the parade will end at 13th Street.

Organizers, including “Head Zombie” Kerry Roberts, are volunteering their time in hopes of creating a family friendly parade, followed by a party for adults, which both raise money for the State Theater restoration project.

The parade is free, but if you’d like your zombie make-up done before the event, it costs $5. An $8 wristband gets you live music and free beer at Vishnu Bunny and Skelly's Pub after the parade. Or you can buy a make-up session and wristband for $10. Donations will also be collected for the State Theater.

Roberts says he knows the temperatures will be brisk Saturday night, but he says that’s okay because “zombies don’t feel the cold.”

Schedule of Events
11 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.: Parade Registration
1 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.: Get Dead (Skelly’s Pub or Vishnu Bunny Tattoo)
5 p.m. - 6 p.m.: 1st Annual Boo Falls Halloween Parade & Zombie Walk
6:15 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.: Costume winners announced
6 p.m. - 7 p.m.: Cleanup post parade
7 p.m. - Late: Live Music at Skelly’s Pub and Vishnu Bunny Tattoo

Click on the image below to view a larger version of the parade route.

If you are looking for something to do this weekend, don't forget to check the KELOLAND Events Page for a look at what's going on across KELOLAND.

Previous Story

Next Story




 
Find Local Businesses on KELO Pages!

View news

You may also like

Sioux Falls Bike Crash Victim Identified

7/17/2014 10:34 AM

Sioux Falls Police identified the bicyclist who died in a car crash on Wednesday.

Full Story
Fatal Vehicle And Bicycle Crash In Sioux Falls

7/16/2014 12:36 PM

Just after noon Wednesday, a vehicle and bicycle crash occured on 49th Street east of Kiwanis Avenue in Sioux Falls. 

Full Story
One Dead In I-229/I-29 Motorcycle Crash

7/17/2014 9:30 AM

One person is dead after a motorcycle crash on Interstate 229 near the I-29 interchange.

Full Story
DCI Looking Into Discovery Of Woman's Body

7/21/2014 4:00 PM

The discovery of a woman's body in Kimball has prompted an investigation by South Dakota law enforcement authorities.

Full Story
Sioux Falls Man Killed In Industrial Accident

7/21/2014 2:22 PM

An investigation is underway into the death of a Sioux Falls man in an industrial accident.

Full Story


Events