Race/Zombie Walk Routes and Traffic Info

Tonight is the night when the zombies and other creatures of the night take over the East End!

PLEASE NOTE: Beginning today at 4:30 pm, Washington Street between Sidney and Maxwell streets will be closed as well as Elizabeth Street from Lee to Jackson streets during the Costume Crawl until midnight. Traffic will be detoured via Piedmont Road to the north or via Quarrier and Virginia streets to the south.

The Zombie Walk that starts at 6:30 p.m. at Moxxee Coffee on Lee Street, will affect traffic on Lee, Bradford, Quarrier and Elizabeth streets toward the costume crawl location.

Traffic will be affected on the route of the Halloweast Run Like Hell Zombie 5K Run/Walk starting at 7 p.m. from Washington and Elizabeth streets. The course heads south on Elizabeth, west on Quarrier, north on Capitol, east on Smith Street, north on Morris, east on Piedmont and south on Elizabeth.

Traffic will be stopped on streets along the route so drivers should expect delays if they are traveling in that area between 7 and 8:30 p.m

Zombie Walk Route

Run Like Hell: Zombie 5K Run/Walk Route:


Official ArtMares Artist List Released

The ArtMares reception is scheduled for Friday, October 24 starting at 6 PM and will feature live music from the local and very talented Ryan Kennedy. Beer, wine, food, and live entertainment will highlight the evening, full of over 90 original horror-themed pieces on the 3rd floor of Contemporary Galleries. Join the over 700 people that attend this one-of-a-kind exhibit.


Run Like Hell: Zombie 5K Run/Walk Race Packet Pick Up!

If you have already pre-registered for the Run Like Hell: Zombie 5K Run/Walk, race packets may be picked up Friday, October 24 during the ArtMares event at Contemporary Galleries! Stop by 1210 Smith St in Charleston from 6pm-11pm. Please come to the 6th floor to pick up your packets.

If you haven’t registered for the race, you may do so during that time as well.
We hope you are ready to run for your life on Saturday night…
For more information or to register online, please click here!
HallowEast Costume Pub Crawl tickets may also be purchased/picked up during the ArtMares event from 6pm-11pm at Contemporary Galleries.  Stop by on the 6th floor!

Some More Special Guests During CLUE

You’ve met all the special guests that plan to make an appearance during CLUE this Thursday. These guests are all connected to Councilwoman Elizabeth Lewis. Liz is running for her 3rd term and is excited and honored that so many people (already 150 signed up to attend…and counting) are coming to Appalachian Power Park to support her candidacy. After all, she’s worked closely with Power GM Bradford Morris and Player Willie Washington to bring the team to #CWV. Doors open at 6 PM. Event tickets and drink tickets are available at the door, in case you haven’t already registered. Don’t miss out on one of the biggest events of the year!


October 18 is the ArtMares Edition of Uncork & Create!

October 18th marks a special ArtMares Edition of Uncork & Create! 2-4PM.
A local artist will take you step by step in the creation of your own HALLOWEEN-THEMED 16×20 work of art on canvas. No experience necessary. All materials provided. Guests are welcome to bring beverages and snacks. Doors open 30 minutes before scheduled start time. Seating preference is on a first come first serve basis. The event begins promptly at scheduled start time.

 ** $10 of each ticket sold will be given to EAST END MAIN STREET. Gift certificates and promo codes are not accepted for fundraisers.

Click here to register for this very special edition of Uncork and Create and get a chance to join over 50 artists in this year’s ArtMares show!