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El Dia de los Muertos: A Celebration of Life Festival by Xico
Dr. A.J. Chandler Park (west lawn)
Sat. November 5, 2011 11:00am - 6:00pm
Xico hosts one of the oldest Día de los Muertos festivals in the
Valley. Traditional music and dance by local performers,
storytelling, children's activities, folk arts and crafts and ethnic
food. A community altar and a candle light procession. The event
is free to the public.
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Dia de los Muertos at te Musical Instrument Museum:
A Celebration of Life through Music
Sat November 5, 2011 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Sun November 6, 2011 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
MIM and the Consulate General of Mexico in Phoenix present:
Día de Muertos A Celebration of Life through Music. Come to the
Musical Instrument Museum (MIM) to remember and celebrate
your loved ones through music! This weekend-long celebration
will feature:
-Live music and dance performances
-Music-inspired craft activities for all ages
-Corrido tequila tasting
-A display of altars created by local students
-Mercado featuring unique arts and crafts available for purchase
-Mexican cuisine and drinks available for purchase
-Live paintings and storytellers
-“Artist Cemetery” honoring famous musicians and a community
altar to remember loved ones, created by Mexican artists Joaquin
Garcia Quintana and Gladys Lopez Pena. -And more!
Tickets - Free with museum admission
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Photo Gallery: Day of the Dead
Day of the Dead: Comfort for the Living
En español
Día de los muertos: Consuelo de los vivientes
Poemas de vida y muerte
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