Zombie apocalypse coming to Wright Park on Sept. 13

The zombie apocalypse is coming. For one day only.

Tacoma’s Wright Park will be crawling with zombies on Sept. 13 at 4:30 p.m. when it hosts a 2-mile run followed by a game of tag before visitors can settle in to watch “ParaNorman,” a PG movie.

The Zombie Run is part of the Metro Parks running series. The race is chipp-timed and participants are encouraged to dress as zombies but humans are welcome.

Bring chairs and snacks for the movie, which starts at dusk. Participants are requested to register in advance at The race is $25, zombie tag is $10 and the movie is free. Prices increase $10 for the race and $5 for zombie tag on the day of the event. Participants in the race get free entry into the zombie tag game.