Belfast Telegraph

Home News Viral

Kiev overrun by ‘zombies’ in annual Halloween tradition

The Ukrainian Zombie March is now in its 13th year.

People dressed as Zombies participate in a ‘Zombie Walk’ on the weekend before Halloween in central Kiev (Efrem Lukatsky/AP)
People dressed as Zombies participate in a ‘Zombie Walk’ on the weekend before Halloween in central Kiev (Efrem Lukatsky/AP)

By Alistair Mason, PA

Horror fans took the streets of Kiev for Ukraine’s annual Zombie Walk.

bpanews_d7417408-f651-488c-9a8e-fd69adcd1a16_embedded247885927
The Zombie Walk is now in its 13th year (Efrem Lukatsky/PA)

The walk takes place every year in the Ukrainian capital in the run-up to Halloween.

bpanews_d7417408-f651-488c-9a8e-fd69adcd1a16_embedded247885493
The event takes place every year in the run-up to Halloween (Efrem Lukatsky/AP)

The event, now in its 13th year, sees zombie enthusiasts don gruesome costumes and make-up and march through the capital – sometimes to the bewilderment of passers-by.

bpanews_d7417408-f651-488c-9a8e-fd69adcd1a16_embedded247885506
Passers-by can be a little surprised by the spectacle (Efrem Lukatsky/PA)

Among the stand-out costumes this year was a woman who appeared to be able to pull her face off to reveal the flesh underneath.

PA

Popular

From Belfast Telegraph