TOPEKA,Kan.(KSNT)- According to The Topeka Capital Journal, participants dressed as zombies were accompanied by members of the Capital City Reapers Zombie Response Team, who wore black uniforms and combat gear, the group of impersonators marched north from the corner of S.W. 8th and S.W. Jackson, winding their way along S.W. 7th, Topeka Boulevard and back toward the capital, where they soon lay across the statehouse steps, posing as victims of the zombie fighters.
The goal of the annual event is to provide some old fashioned family fun, and to benefit Let’s Help, a community nonprofit that seeks to break the cycle of poverty. Participants were asked to make a $5 donation to Let’s Help or bring canned goods.