Here come the zombies. Museum holds Halloween ball

The New England Carousel Museum is throwing its first annual Zombie Ball on Friday, Oct. 21 in celebration of the Halloween season.

This 21-plus event begins at 7 p.m. and goes until the witching hour, when the clock strikes midnight. Come in your zombie best or any other costume.

Prizes will be awarded for most creative costume and best couple/group costume.

This is a BYOB event, with snacks, munchies, and a candy bar provided throughout the evening.

Admission to this event is $15 per person. Tables of eight may be reserved in advance.

For more information or to purchase tickets call 860-585-5411 or visit http://www.thecarouselmuseum.org.