Thrill the World Fundraiser Event at Venice

Manatee Community College (MCC) students, faculty and staff, dressed as zombies, will dance to  Michael Jackson's "Thriller" at 2 p.m., Saturday, Oct. 25, at MCC Venice, 8000 S. Tamiami Trail. Part of a simultaneous "Thrill the World" fundraiser, this year's worldwide event is expected to break participation records. Funds from the MCC event, sponsored by the Pop Culture Club, will benefit the Safe Place and Rape Crisis Center in Sarasota.

The 2007 "Thrill the World" dance event set two new world records for largest simultaneous Thriller dance with participation by 1,722 people in 52 cities on five continents. The 2006 event set the first Guinness World Record for "Largest Thriller Dance" with 62 zombies participating.

Contact MCC event organizer Michele Dennis at or 941-312-3476 for more information. To learn more about Thrill the World, visit Download a map to MCC Venice at


Page Edit