See The Walking Dead's Season 3 Kick-Off On The Big Screen, This Sunday

Keep Dallas Observer Free
I Support
  • Local
  • Community
  • Journalism
  • logo

Support the independent voice of Dallas and help keep the future of Dallas Observer free.

The odds are good that you watched The Walking Dead's season two finale -- more than 9 million people tuned in and saw Rick and Carl set that zombie barn to flambé. Now with Halloween lurking in your periphery, the show returns for season three this Sunday, October 14, and you can watch it on the big screen at either the Sundown at Granada or the Angelika.

The Angelika showed all of season two, and the debut episode was so popular that the undead overflowed into a second theater, which also capped out. So while it's free to attend Sunday's premiere, you'll want to be a smart little zombie and get your entry ticket early. Pick it up at the box office as early as 11 a.m. that morning. Doors open at 7 p.m. for the 8 o'clock screening and prizes will be awarded for best zombie make-up! It's all being put together by the USA Film Festival, Keith's Comics and the Angelika.

The Sundown at Granada is also showing the thing. Relax in rooftop safety (zombies can't climb) with a cocktail in hand, and watch as Rick decides what to do about the growing leadership disturbance and lack of gasoline. It's also a free screening and just to make it even easier on you, the Sundown is offering its Texas Happy Hour prices ($3 beers, $4 wells, $5 wine). What's that? Violent television makes you feel peckish? No problem, weirdo. They'll also have $4 tacos (veggie or brisket).

Keep the Dallas Observer Free... Since we started the Dallas Observer, it has been defined as the free, independent voice of Dallas, and we would like to keep it that way. Offering our readers free access to incisive coverage of local news, food and culture. Producing stories on everything from political scandals to the hottest new bands, with gutsy reporting, stylish writing, and staffers who've won everything from the Society of Professional Journalists' Sigma Delta Chi feature-writing award to the Casey Medal for Meritorious Journalism. But with local journalism's existence under siege and advertising revenue setbacks having a larger impact, it is important now more than ever for us to rally support behind funding our local journalism. You can help by participating in our "I Support" membership program, allowing us to keep covering Dallas with no paywalls.

We use cookies to collect and analyze information on site performance and usage, and to enhance and customize content and advertisements. By clicking 'X' or continuing to use the site, you agree to allow cookies to be placed. To find out more, visit our cookies policy and our privacy policy.


Join the Observer community and help support independent local journalism in Dallas.


Join the Observer community and help support independent local journalism in Dallas.