Community Day: Día de los Muertos

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Saturday, October 23, 2021
11–6pm in-person; 12–2pm PDT online
Free admission

Celebrate Día de los Muertos (Day of the Dead) with live entertainment, cultural demonstrations, and an eclectic mix of artmaking experiences. Gather your family and friends for this annual fest. Join the streaming event as we collaborate with local artists, partners, and organizations for this truly intracultural event!

As part of the celebration, SJMA is offering free admission from 11am–6pm. Visitors can see a stunning ofrenda by artist Lissa Jones. Young creatives can also pick up an art kit to help spur creativity at home.

See the following dance performances in the Circle of Palms Plaza, organized by San José Multicultural Arts Guild (SJMAG):

  • 12pm: Mictlan de Danza y Cultura Azteca at the Children's Discovery Museum
  • 12:30pm: Folklórico Nacional Mexicano Juvenil in front of SJMA

Watch

 

You can also watch the program 12–2pm PDT online on SJMAG's Twitch channel and Facebook Live.

Watch on Twitch

Watch on Facebook Live

Additional Community Partners

San José Multicultural Artists Guild 

Teatro Visión 

Children's Discovery Museum of San José 

Calpulli Tonalehqueh Aztec Dancers