After five seasons, The Walking Dead shows no signs of crawling to a halt. Now rabid zombie fans have a chance to win tickets to The Walking Dead season six premiere event which will be held at Madison Square Garden on Friday, October 9 at 6:30 p.m. ET. The event is presented by AMC and ReedPOP, the world's largest producer of pop culture events.
Certainly the ultimate experience for any zombie aficionado, the event will include an advance screening of the season six premiere episode, followed by a live panel discussion with 18 cast members of the hit series. AMC is also partnering with New York Super Week Presented by New York Comic Con, local radio stations and affiliates on ticket giveaways and sweepstakes offering thousands of lucky fans an opportunity to attend the exclusive, red-carpet event in New York City.
“An evening that is typically reserved for cast, crew and industry will now include the fans,” said Charlie Collier, president of AMC and SundanceTV. “Loyal, passionate fans are responsible for making ‘The Walking Dead’ the #1 show on television and this is an exciting opportunity for us to thank them in person. For AMC, the executive producers and actors to be able to share this moment with them at Madison Square Garden – it’s truly special.”
Fans can enter “The Walking Dead” Fan Premiere Sweepstakes now until Wednesday, September 16 at 3:00 a.m. ET by visiting: www.amc.com/FanPremiereSweepstakes. Each day, AMC will select 10 lucky winners who will each receive two complimentary tickets to the premiere.
New York Super Week – a week-long pop culture festival, brought to you by the creators of New York Comic Con, will also be giving away tickets from August 17 through September 21. For more information on ticket giveaways, please visit www.NewYorkSuperWeek.com on August 17.
The Walking Dead season six airs Sunday, October 11 at 9:00 p.m. ET/PT, followed by the season premiere of AMC’s “Talking Dead,” hosted by Chris Hardwick (Nerdist), at 10:30 p.m. ET/PT.