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In pictures: Toronto streets succumb to the living dead on weekend of zombie fun

Torontonians dressed up as zombies for the annual Zombie Walk in support of the Heart and Stroke Foundation on Saturday, as well as the Running Dead 5K run on Sunday

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Connie Carbone and Chris Hill show off their gruesome faces during the 11th annual Zombie Walk in Toronto on Oct. 26, 2013.

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Dylan McIntyre gets some help with the finishing touches of his painted zombie face before the 11th annual Zombie Walk in Toronto on Oct. 26, 2013.

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Melanie Smith artistically paints wounds onto her father Ryan Smith's face before the 11th annual Zombie Walk in Toronto on Oct. 26, 2013.

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Kristen and Cody Schagen stand outside City Hall before the 11th annual Zombie Walk in Toronto on Oct. 26, 2013.

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Kari Hill decided to stray from a traditional zombie face at the 11th annual Zombie Walk in Toronto on Oct. 26, 2013.

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A zombie with a stitched mouth takes part in the 11th annual Zombie Walk in Toronto on Oct. 26, 2013.

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Participants at the 11th annual Zombie Walk in Toronto on Oct. 26, 2013., brave the weather with raincoats.

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Peter and Jane Garnham, left, and Dave Rines, right, wait for the start of the 11th annual Zombie Walk in Toronto on Oct. 26, 2013.

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Toronto Mayor Rob Ford makes an appearance (sans costume) at the 11th annual Zombie Walk in Toronto on Oct. 26, 2013.

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Rick Mercer interviews a zombie during the 11th annual Zombie Walk in Toronto on Oct. 26, 2013.

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Mark Harrison looks out of his haunted Santa's house at the 11th annual Zombie Walk in Toronto on Oct. 26, 2013.

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Vendors advertise brains for sale at the 11th annual Zombie Walk in Toronto on Oct. 26, 2013.

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Cassandra Baldassarre attacks a clothing vendor at the 11th annual Zombie Walk in Toronto on Oct. 26, 2013.

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Britt Desnoyers participates in topsy-turvy fashion at the 11th annual Zombie Walk in Toronto on Oct. 26, 2013.

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James Collins poses with a zombie baby at the 11th annual Zombie Walk in Toronto on Oct. 26, 2013.

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Zombies make their way up Bay Street at the 11th annual Zombie Walk in Toronto on Oct. 26, 2013.

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Mike Holm eats his own arm at the 11th annual Zombie Walk in Toronto on Oct. 26, 2013.

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A doctor zombie is among the participants of the 11th annual Zombie Walk in Toronto on Oct. 26, 2013.

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A zombie walks with cooked brains at the 11th annual Zombie Walk in Toronto on Oct. 26, 2013.

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A zombie pair sport unique costumes at 11th annual Zombie Walk in Toronto on Oct. 26, 2013.

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A zombie in pyjamas takes part in the 11th annual Zombie Walk in Toronto on Oct. 26, 2013.

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Humans practice CPR at a safe zone during The Running Dead, a five-kilometre run and obstacle course in which humans must evade zombies, at Riverdale Park East in Toronto on Oct. 27, 2013.

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A zombie waits for humans during The Running Dead on Oct. 27, 2013. Each human must complete the course with at least one of the three red ribbons attached to their belt. If they lose their life ribbons, they are considered infected upon completion.

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Humans dodge zombies while getting through a chained pathway during The Running Dead in Toronto on Oct. 27, 2013.

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Humans dodge zombies while connected by hula hoops during The Running Dead in Toronto on Oct. 27, 2013.

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Humans dodge zombies during The Running Dead on Oct. 27, 2013.

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A man tries to dodge zombies on roller skates from taking his last red flag during The Running Dead on Oct. 27, 2013.

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