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Weekend Picks: NYC Zombie Crawl, Dylan Fest and more

NYC Zombie Crawl

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Go undead for the always-kooky NYC Zombie Crawl, where New Yorkers decked out in their best zombie costumes snake through the bars of Williamsburg. Drink specials from Sailor Jerry Rum and Pabst Blue Ribbon. (Sun., FREE, 3:30 p.m., meet at Trash Bar, 256 Grand St., Williamsburg, nyczombiecrawl.com)

Music legend Bob Dylan turns 71 on Friday, and to celebrate, WFUV is presenting Dylan Fest - two nights of other artists honoring Dylan. (Thurs.-Fri., $25, 8 p.m., Irving Plaza, 17 Irving Pl., 212-777-6800)

Celebrate all things synthesized electronic music at Blip Festival, which features performances as well as workshops. (Fri.-Sun., prices vary, The Gramercy Theatre, 127 E. 23rd St., blipfestival.org)

Governor's Island opens for the season on Saturday, and kicking off the summer festivities is the food and music-filled 5 Boro PicNYC. (Sat.-Sun., $25-$55, Governor's Island, 5boropicnyc.com)

Get psyched for the June 8 release of Ridley Scott's "Prometheus" with a retrospective on the filmmaker, dubbed Past and Prologue: The Films of Ridley Scott, which opens this weekend. Films from "Thelma & Louise" to "Gladiator" to "Legend" (the cult classic featuring both Tom Cruise and uncorns) are showing. (Fri.-June 3, $8-$13, Walter Reade Theater, 165 W. 65th St., 212-875 5601)

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