Zombies will take over downtown Rock Hill Saturday looking for human bait during the Old Town Zombie Crawl 5K and Fun Run Saturday. The fun run starts at 3 p.m. and 5K at 3:30 p.m.
Addy Miller, “Little Girl” from AMC’s “The Walking Dead” will be the day’s Grand Marshal and be available to greet race participants.
In addition to the races, the event includes a kids’ zone, zombie makeovers (noon-5 p.m.), photo booth (2-5 p.m.), awards and prize drawing (5:30 p.m.) and a Zombie Survivor Party and makeover challenge at McHales (6 p.m.).
Cash prizes will be awarded to the fastest Adult Humans (male and female) as well as to the Adult Zombies capturing the most life flags. Although runners will be timed, life flags will continue to be used. Top Youth Humans and Zombies will receive gift cards from local merchants.
Proceeds benefit The Heart2Heart Foundation’s free outreach programs to raise awareness and educate the community about the prevention of heart disease as well as to fund advance heart health risk assessment scholarships for women in the York County area.