Saturday, April 13, 2019

ZK2019 Excursions

Zombie Prediction 5K Run/Walk - $15 - Friday June 21st 9AM

Zombies go at all speeds: some shamble, others jet. Lets get moving zombies! This 5 kilometer (3.1 miles) course is designed for walkers and runners alike on Rochester's fabulous riverfront trails. Participants submit a predicted time, no timing devices are allowed on the course, and those closest to their predicted time win. Time submissions will be requested closer to June. Route will be the same as the previous event routes.
* This excursion includes a fun participation goodie, finishers award, prizes, and after race refreshments.
* Weather delays or cancellations will be announced via Twitter @StZombies
* Limited to 50 participants.  0 spots remain as of 5/23

Canvas & Chardonnay Paint a Llama- $40 - Friday June 21st 1:30PM - 3:30PM

Let's Walk on into the world of art! We will walking to Canvas & Chardonnay to paint a picture of a fun loving llama! I am still working with the artist to find the right llama. We will be painting a smaller canvas for those of you that are traveling. Drinks will be available for purchase during the event.
* Limited to 50 participants. 5 spots remain as of 5/23

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Thursday, April 11, 2019

ZK2019: Volunteer To Teach A Class

You have so much knowledge to share!  Please fill out the form below to volunteer to teach a break out session at the 2019 Zombie Knitpocalypse, and join the fabulous group of wonderful instructors featured at the retreat.
Please submit your response by May 17, 2019.
We will contact you with further details about the break out sessions chosen and scheduling after the deadline.
If you have trouble viewing or submitting this form, you can fill it out in Google Forms.

Sunday, September 30, 2018

ZK2019 Registration - FULL!

ZK2019 knitting retreat begins Wed June 19th, 2019!!!!
We will once again be at the wonderful Doubletree in Rochester, MN.
      More information about the retreat and schedule can be found here: What is ZK?

* 2019 Retreat fees are $130 and are non-transferable.
* 200 spots are available, after these are filled, we will have a public wait list.
* Cancellation policy: $60 refund before 12/31/2018, $30 refund before 4/30/2019.
     No goodie bags are available for those unable to attend in person (no mailing or friend pick-up allowed)
* You book your own lodging, and it is not included in the retreat fee.  Our group has discounted rates for the Double Tree and Hilton Garden Inn.
Links for these group rates will be sent via email to registered attendees.
Rates are:
     DoubleTree $155 / night + taxes & parking
     Hilton Garden Inn $145 / night + taxes & parking, 400ft away from DoubleTree
You can choose to book a hotel room at these rates, or choose to stay at a different hotel or off-site.   We highly recommend finding a roommate on our Ravelry forums to split the room cost.

So sorry, as of 9PM CDT, all spots for ZK2019 have been filled! Please grab a spot on the wait list >>HERE<<

Wednesday, September 26, 2018

ZK2019 Registration is coming!

It is that time again! Time to book your spot for another great year of knitting, fun, and friends in Rochester, MN, starting Wed June 19th, 2019!!!!

ZK2019 Sign-ups start here on on Sunday Sept 30th 3PM CDST!!

Add it to your Google calendar:    

* There is a $130 retreat fee due at sign-up.
* There are 200 spots available, sign-ups will remain open until 200 spots are filled, and then a wait list will begin.
* Please note: Wait-listers are often contacted at the last minute when spots free up due to cancellations.  We have had less and less cancellations and thus less wait-listers able to get a spot in the past few years.
Cancellation policy: $60 refund before 12/31/18, $30 refund before 4/30/2019.

Tuesday, September 25, 2018

ZK2019 - Apply to Vend!

The ZK marketplace has wonderful, enthusiastic shoppers who love the fiber arts! 


The ZK2019 marketplace will be Saturday June 22nd, 2019 at the Doubletree Hotel in Rochester, MN.
      Vendor Set-up is  6-9:30AM
      Inter-Vendor shopping (limit of 1 booth helper can shop) is 9:30AM-10AM
      Private retreat attendee shopping is 10AM-Noon
      Lunch break is Noon-1PM
      Free admission public shopping is 1-3PM
      Take-down is 3-4PM

* 10x10ft Booth rental fees will be $200 (no tables included).
* Additional 6ft skirted tables (this is not a pipe and drape) are available at $25/table, and electricity is $5.
* You may request multiple 10x10ft booths, and multiple tables.
* All vendors/companies must be listed on application (if sharing)
* There are NO refunds on booth fees.
* Vendors interested in attending the whole retreat will be offered and invoiced for retreat spots after selected to vend at the retreat.

We are accepting applications through November 1st 2018. After Nov 1st, contracts will then be sent out and official announcements of market vendors will be made.

We'd love to feature your hand-crafted knitting related products in our market!!
Please fill out the information below if you are interested in vending at the 2019 retreat marketplace.

Please contact us if you have questions or concerns!

Tuesday, August 7, 2018

Save the Date for ZK2019!!!

Mark your calendars, ZK2019 begins June 19th, 2019!!! 

Details on sign-ups for attendees and market vendors will be Sunday Sept 30th!