Would you be ready if a major disaster hit Puget Sound? Could you handle an earthquake, tsunami, lahar or zombie apocalypse?
While the last one isn’t likely it is the tongue in cheek theme of Saturday’s Tacoma Zombie Festerval and Preparedness Expo.
The non-profit event at the Best Western Tacoma Dome Hotel is the brainchild of several civic-mined organizers who want their fellow citizens to be ready for anything. The zombies? It’s all part of attracting a not-your-usual-crowd.
“The federal government has been pushing for personal preparedness for several years, particularly after Hurricane Katrina in 2005,” said Michael …