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Museum of Riverside

Museum of Riverside

Hosted by Division 9 Gallery

Día de los Muertos (Day of the Dead Celebration)

Saturday, November 4, 2017 
1 - 10 pm |  Free | Downtown Riverside

Vendor and Altar Applications: Please Contact  Riverside Day of the Dead  | 951-784-3111

Although celebrated in many cultures, Día de los Muertos, is an important Mexican holiday honoring deceased loved ones. It is celebrated every year as the holy days of All Saints Day and All Souls Day (November 1st and 2nd). On All Soul’s Day, adults who have died are honored through altars displaying their favorite foods, drinks, personal belongings, flowers, candles, and incense. The rituals surrounding Día de los Muertos have been practiced by Mexican Natives for thousands of years. Join us for a special evening of:

  • Aztec Dancing
  • Traditional Altars
  • Music
  • Children’s Activities
  • Authentic Mexican Food
  • Traditional Dance by Ballet Folklórico de Riverside
  • Handmade Mexican Items for Sale
  • Community Altar (Bring a copy of a loved one’s photo)
  • Catrina Pageant

The Festival is presented in partnership with:

Division 9 Gallery

Riverside Metropolitan Museum

Riverside Arts Council

Ballet Folklórico de Riverside

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Main Museum
3580 Mission Inn Avenue
Riverside, CA 92501

Phone: (951) 826-5273

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8193 Magnolia Ave.
Riverside, CA 92504

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Last Tour at 3:15 pm
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