Schedule from last year’s 2015 “SAFE ZONE”

2016 schedule will be posted closer to 10*22*16


 Main Stage


90s Alternative


70s & 80s Metal Rock

6:00pm – 6:45pm  SSSA Battle of the Bands Winner, Oceans and Oceans
7:30pm – 8:30pm Mallrats
9:15pm – 11:00pm 97Nine
Master of Ceremony: Steve Thoren

  Second Stage


Today’s Hits

6:00pm – 7:30pm Goodbye Hero


90s Pop

8:15pm – 9:30pm Hot Sauce Committee   10:20pm – 11:00pm Hot Sauce Committee


Svengoolie with 2011 Costume Contest Winners

9:45pm – 10:15pm Costume Contest –  Master of Ceremony: Elliott Serrano, Chicago Tribune RedEye – Guest of Honor: Svengoolie

  ZDI Headquarters (Side Street Studio Arts)


Something Wicked III Gallery Exhibition

Mitch O’Connell, world’s best artist.

Alyson Vetter O’Connell, Zombie Chic Make-up

8:30pm – 9:30pm Svengoolie Meet and Greet at SSSA (Side Street Studio Arts)

ZDI Original Series – Playing at Movie Theater

Side Street Side Show Stage

6:00pm – 11:00pm (Oasis Hookah Lounge/Steampunk Area in the Spring Street Parking Deck)

Burlesque Showcase, Beer Murray, MsPixy Productions, La Groove Fatale, Titterglitz with UDC, and Tom Hill.


Techno Stage & Cirq d’ Freak Show



Titano, 8th wonder of the world.

6:00pm – 11:00pm (DuPage Court)

Graffiti Artists

DJ’s from Howard Production


acrobatica infiniti logoAcrobatica Inifinity, Nerd Circus

Misfit Karnival Fire Show,  Sanjula Vaman, the Oddity Mike Baldwin, Zombie Warrior, Pawnie Christine, Living Statue and as the Bally: Sammy Tramp, the Artful Masher.

Container Stage located in Advocate Park

Accidentally on Purpose, Elgin High School Band, Elgin High School Pom Pon Team, Elgin High School Color Guard, Larkin High School Zombie Club, Serafina Fire Dancers, Zumba by Kim, Adela Arson, We Are Cosplay, and Amber Flight.