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Dia de los Muertos Celebration – La Procesion – Phoenix
November 2, 2014 @ 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm MST
November 2, 2014 at 5 pm-6:30pm (Free with DBG admission)
The Día de los Muertos festivities at the Garden concludes with La Procesión or Procession. This year, La Procesión will feature new elements as well as the traditions of placing candles at the memorial triptych, honoring loved ones, and enjoying traditional music and dance.
Members of Desert Dance Theatre will join as los Katrines and Calacotes along with the many other performers to help lead the Procesion. All are invited to join in the Procesion.
The Día de los Muertos Celebration at DBG is November 1, 2014 – November 2, 2014 | 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.
The Garden is celebrating its 12th annual Día de los Muertos, or Day of the Dead, with a variety of activities. Join us for this colorful tradition, celebrated throughout the American Southwest, Latin America and Mexico, that honors departed loved ones in a festival setting.
Take part in entertainment that will bring the history of the holiday to life through song, dance and storytelling. Visit the Ofrenda exhibition constructed by local artists, try delicious food and pastries, and browse through beautiful art and jewelry for purchase in the Garden’s Mercado, all while enjoying the incredible atmosphere of the Garden.
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