Walking dead make way through Downtown Lodi, after getting a dance in
Zombie nurse Valerie Wright staggers down the sidewalk during the first Zombie Walk in Downtown Lodi on Friday, Oct. 29, 2010.
- Notable quotes
"You're not a real zombie unless you do the 'Thriller'
— Tom Presler, Lodi zombie walk organizer
"I've only been recently zombified."
— Patricia Moore, dance instructor, just before leading
zombies in the "Thriller" dance
"They're well-behaved zombies."
— Lodi Police Officer Shad Cannestrino
"I'm still a little covered with blood, but I'm a positive
— Courteney Rice, Miss Escalon 2004
Posted: Saturday, October 30, 2010 12:00 am
Some of the ugliest people in Lodi walked the Downtown streets
Friday night. Their faces were caked in dry blood, one sported hair
the length of Tim Lincecum's, and a man dressed as a transvestite.
And there was plenty of humor to go around, with participants
playing their parts to the hilt.
"It's something really fun to do, something very different from
what happens in Lodi normally," said Christie Michaeloff, of
Saturday, October 30, 2010 12:00 am.