Workin' For The Weekend: SurlyFest, Zombie Pub Crawl & MoreHalloween is right around the corner, and there are several events this weekend to get you in the spirit.
WCCO Saturday Morning Links & Recap (Oct. 17)Tap Dancing, Sherlock Holmes, ski slopes and hayrides took over this week's edition of WCCO Saturday Morning. Missed it? No problem! Check out the links and recap for all of the show's highlights.
Working For The Weekend: Entertainment Best BetsAlthough we've been enjoying our beautiful fall, some say the best season is just ahead of us: Ski season! We still have awhile before we can hit the slopes, but this weekend you can get in the spirit by checking out one of the events in this week's Working for the Weekend.
Drunken Zombie Santa Arrested After Invading St. Paul HomePolice have cited a 21-year-old man who they say entered a St. Paul home while drunk and dressed as a Santa Claus zombie. St. Paul police said Monday the University of St. Thomas student was cited for trespassing and taken to a detoxification center Saturday.
Despite Record-Breaking Crowd, Very Few Arrests For Zombie Pub CrawlThe undead took over downtown Minneapolis this past weekend in record numbers. Minneapolis police estimate more than 35,000 people showed up to drink and party at the annual Zombie Pub Crawl. The crowd was so big it broke a Guinness World record for the most people dressed as zombies.
Organizers: Zombie Pub Crawl 2014 Sets World Record The massive crowd of zombies that took over downtown Minneapolis Saturday night was one for the record books.
Zombie Pub Crawl Eating Into Some Retailers' SalesWith 25,000 zombies taking over the streets, local bars and restaurants are reaping the benefits. But for many retailers, road closures mean a major headache.
Minneapolis Prepares For The 10th Annual Zombie Pub CrawlThe dead come alive in downtown Minneapolis Saturday night with one of the biggest Halloween celebrations in the entire country, the Zombie Pub Crawl. Now in its 10th year, the Zombie Pub Crawl has turned into more than a costume party.
In 10th Year, Zombie Pub Crawl Aims To Set A World RecordIf you live downtown, you may want to lock your doors this Saturday. Zombies are taking over Minneapolis. Now in their tenth year, the Zombie Pub Crawl is moving to the Warehouse District of Minneapolis.
Working For The Weekend: Entertainment Best BetsIt's Thursday, and that means the WCCO Morning Show team is looking at fun things to do this weekend. There's a little of everything for you this week, from Disney fun to zombie-themed bar hopping.
Best Halloween-Themed Shows In MinnesotaFind yourself at some of these Halloween-themed shows and events for an enjoyable and entertaining evening.
Contestants Eat 'Brains' For Chance To Compete Against KobayashiTo celebrate the launch of their new Walking Dead scratch game, the Minnesota state lottery held a special eating contest.
Best 2014 Halloween Parties For Adults In MinnesotaThe fun doesn't end just because you're too old to Trick or Treat.
Survey: Minnesota Would Fall To Zombie InvasionBad news, Minnesotans. When the zombie invasion reaches our borders, our state is predicted to fall to the undead throngs. Though it may seem unthinkable given how much practice the state has had with Zombie Pub Crawls, Estately says our state isn't expected to last if zombies take over the nation.
Zombie Pub Crawl 9 Debuts ‘Brain-Eating Contest’ Ghosts and goblins are expected to come out in late October for Halloween, but the beer-craving undead can't wait that long. The 9th annual Zombie Pub Crawl kicked off at 4 p.m. Saturday afternoon, with 30,000 people expected to participate in this year's event. New this year, some pretend zombies ate some real brains. Andrew Zimmern's "A-Z Canteen" prepared pork brain tacos - a dish that's served in Mexico - for a group of competitive eaters.