Dia de Los Muertos: Day of the Dead

Location Info


Minnesota History Center

345 W. Kellogg Blvd.
St. Paul, MN 55102

Category: Museums

Region: St. Paul (Downtown)

Halloween isn't the only holiday being celebrated this weekend. For Mexican Americans, Dia de Los Muertos is a family-oriented event honoring and remembering ancestors and relatives who have passed. The Minnesota History Center will welcome folks to do so with its all-day party. The happening will feature traditional dance by Los Alegres Bailadores, folk songs from Rico Duran and Siluetas, a photography display by Martha Driessen, an altar made by local artists, and ofrendas created by students. During the day there will also be food samples, bingo, a skull-making craft, and storytelling. Ofrendas will be on display through November 2. (Photo by st0rmz)
Sat., Oct. 26, 12-4 p.m., 2013
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