Come and celebrate el Día de los Muertos with art, ballet folklórico and more! As always, attendees will be able to create altars to remember lost loved ones in a special area created by artist Eloy Tarcisio. There also will be live music by Cumbia Machin, Mariachi Divinas, and Ritmos del Tiempo. For children, there will be face painting, arts & crafts, and more. Food and handmade goods will be available for purchase. The festival begins at 6:00 pm and is free and open to the public. Altar space will not be available until 6:00 pm, but early arrival is strongly recommended.
This year’s festival includes a live performance in the Concert Hall by Selena Tribute Band Como la Flor and don’t forget to stop by an altar to Selena created by artist Daniel Martinez that will be on display at the Center from October 20, 2017- November 17, 2017.
This year, there is a whole week of events for you to celebrate:
Thursday, November 2, paint a Master Copy of Diego Rivera’s “The Flower Seller.”
Friday, November 3, celebrate the 20th anniversary of the iconic film Selena.
Saturday, November 4, experience the history of Mexico on stage with Folklor.
For more information visit: http://artcenter.org/event/dia-de-los-muertos-festival/