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  • Annual Day of the Dead Celebration

    Sunday, November 1, 2015
    1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

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    El Dia de los Muertos Family Event Postcard_girlwithflower
    Sunday, November 1, 2015
    1:00 – 5:00 p.m.

    Youth 17 and Under FREE | Adults: $5*
    *Forever Pass is not valid for this program

    Skip the line by registering in advance — Click here for reservations

    Join us at The Rockwell’s annual celebration of The Day of the Dead, a Mexican holiday steeped in tradition that honors friends and family members through art, dance and festive foods.

    Participate in Mexican traditions in this fun, family event!

    • Meet La Catrina, a traditional character made popular by Mexican artist José Guadalupe Posada, presented by Vivian Munoz-Halm, Bev Stevens and Tamar Samuel-Siegel with make up by Christian Kimbell
    • Come dressed as La Catrina, walk the red carpet, and win a $5 Gift Card to The Museum Store! 
    • postcard_sugarskullDecorate your own traditional sugar skull with Dinorah and Gloria Peters
    • Enjoy hot chocolate with Pan de Muerto, a delicious Mexican bread
    • Learn about the Yaqui-style ofrenda with Mercedes Piatt
    • Explore traditions of the Oaxacan culture with Leonel Rosario
    • Shop a large selection of Day of the Dead gifts in The Rockwell Museum Store

     

    The Rockwel Museum

    El Dia de los Muertos Family Event Postcard_girlwithflower
    Sunday, November 1, 2015
    1:00 – 5:00 p.m.

    Youth 17 and Under FREE | Adults: $5*
    *Forever Pass is not valid for this program

    Skip the line by registering in advance — Click here for reservations

    Join us at The Rockwell’s annual celebration of The Day of the Dead, a Mexican holiday steeped in tradition that honors friends and family members through art, dance and festive foods.

    Participate in Mexican traditions in this fun, family event!

    • Meet La Catrina, a traditional character made popular by Mexican artist José Guadalupe Posada, presented by Vivian Munoz-Halm, Bev Stevens and Tamar Samuel-Siegel with make up by Christian Kimbell
    • Come dressed as La Catrina, walk the red carpet, and win a $5 Gift Card to The Museum Store! 
    • postcard_sugarskullDecorate your own traditional sugar skull with Dinorah and Gloria Peters
    • Enjoy hot chocolate with Pan de Muerto, a delicious Mexican bread
    • Learn about the Yaqui-style ofrenda with Mercedes Piatt
    • Explore traditions of the Oaxacan culture with Leonel Rosario
    • Shop a large selection of Day of the Dead gifts in The Rockwell Museum Store