Use this zombie to hold your buffet items. What can be better than a cool and frightening centerpiece for your party table!
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5 from 21 votes

25 Treats and A Zombie Centerpiece No Tricks

25 Treats and A Zombie Centerpiece No Tricks. Use this easy to make zombie as the centerpiece of your table and fill it with all your party food!
Prep Time45 mins
Total Time3 hrs 45 mins
Course: Appetizer
Cuisine: American
Keyword: centerpiece, decoration
Method: None
Skill Level: Basic
Servings: 25 Persons
Calories: 2kcal
Author: Marilyn


  • Large flannel shirt
  • Pair of old jeans
  • 2 salad or BBQ tongs
  • Large plastic bowl
  • 2 Rubber Skeleton hands
  • Tube or two of fake blood
  • Knit cap


  • Make holes in the legs of the jeans just large enough to nestle your chafing dishes, aluminum pans or bowls you are servings your food in.
  • Lay out your shirt and pants and decorate them with splashes and drips of fake blood.
  • Using a large bowl, place it in the knit cap as the head of your zombie. Fill it with sauce, dip, munchies, or punch!
  • Place your snack pans of food in the spots prepared in the shirt and pants. If using chafing pans PLEASE be careful of open warming sources.
  • Place serving tongs in the hands of your zombies. Arrange other plastic ware, plates, cups, napkins and decorations around the table. Finish with the rest of your food!


Thank you to Dennis and Kimberly Fiorini for permission to use their image and idea. Zombie centerpiece part of their Walking Dead party.


Serving: 1g | Calories: 2kcal | Carbohydrates: 1g | Protein: 0g | Fat: 1g | Saturated Fat: 1g | Polyunsaturated Fat: 0g | Monounsaturated Fat: 0g | Trans Fat: 0g | Cholesterol: 0mg | Sodium: 0mg | Potassium: 0mg | Fiber: 0g | Sugar: 0g | Vitamin A: 0IU | Vitamin C: 0mg | Calcium: 0mg | Iron: 0mg