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Ghoulish photos show zombies taking Carytown

Posted at 6:12 PM, Oct 28, 2017
and last updated 2017-10-30 10:38:56-04

RICHMOND, Va. — Stunning photos show the living dead meandering in Richmond’s Carytown Saturday afternoon to raise money for the American Cancer Society.

Luke Witt, a contributor, captured photos from the 13th annual Richmond Zombie Walk that kicked off in front of the Byrd Theatre and then meandered down Cary Street.

Participant were asked to donate $5 to the American Cancer Society.

Some shops in Carytown also handed out candy to trick-or-treaters.

Prizes were awarded for the following categories:

  • Most Disgusting
  • Best Couple/Group Theme
  • Best Pop Culture Theme (TV/Movie/Comic/Gaming)
  • Best Zombie Kid
  • 2017 Zombie of the Year

The walk was started by Anthony Menez and Josh Bishop, who said they love Halloween more than Christmas, according to the Richmond Zombie Walk website.