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2016 Thriller & Halloween Parade


Thriller Parade

Voted a Top 10 Halloween destination by USA Today, zombies will return to haunt downtown Lexington once again!

The evening will kick-off at 6:30 p.m. with a dance showcase, fall foods and Halloween festivities at the Robert F. Stephens Courthouse Plaza. 

Prior to the Thriller dance, will be a Halloween parade featuring ghosts, ghouls, superheroes, villains and costumed characters of all kinds. If you are interested in having an entry in the parade, download the parade application here. You may also contact Amber Luallen at (859) 288-2925.

This year marks the 15th anniversary of the annual live performance of Michael Jackson’s groundbreaking video for Thriller. The Thriller dance will start at Quality and Main streets and proceed along Main Street ending at Mill Street. The dance will occur repeatedly along the route.

This event is brought to you by Lexington Parks & Recreation, Mecca Dance Studio and WRFL.

Want to shamble along and join in the Thriller performance?

Registration Information
Adults $11.00, 16 & under $6.00
Click Here to register online through Vendini.
Participants may also register in person at all scheduled rehearsals.

All participating Zombies must be registered.
Please note: Participants are required to attend at least one regular rehearsal and one staging rehearsal.

Rehearsal Schedule and Locations: TBA 

For more information contact Lexington Parks and Recreation, Sarah Flora at or 859-425-2057.

Last updated: 1/14/2016 11:52:08 AM