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Dia de los Muertos at The Pearl

WHEN

November 1, 2018
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM

WHERE

Historic Pearl Park, 312 Pearl Pkwy, San Antonio, TX 78215

ABOUT

Join us on November 1-2 for Dia de los Muertos. Pearl honors the rich, traditional Mexican holiday that remembers family and friends who have passed away, with altars/ofrendas, music, a procession, art making, and more!

Both days will feature traditional altars created by local and regional artists, including Karima Muyaes, Emma Tenayuca, Cruz Ortiz, Al Rendon, Cristina Sosa Noriega and students from Bonham Academy, Twain Academy, Hawthorne Academy and Lamar Academy. Visitors are also invited to honor their loved-ones by contributing to our community altar.

This event is free and perfect for all ages! See the full schedule below.

November 1, 4 - 9 p.m. at Pearl Park:
- 4:45 - 5 p.m. – Dr. Ellen Riojas Clark introduces Dia de los Muertos in San Antonio
- 5 - 6 p.m. – Live music by Tallercito de Son
- 6 - 6:15 p.m. – Erica Prosper Nirenberg children’s reading
- 6:15 - 7 p.m. – Procession
- 7 - 7:45 p.m. – Live music by Conjunto Heritage Taller
- 8 - 9 p.m. –Live music by Volcán

November 2, 5 - 9 p.m. at Pearl Park:
- 5 - 5:15 p.m. – Dr. Reyes children’s reading
- 5:30 - 6:30 p.m. – Live music by Conjunto Heritage Taller
- 6:30 - 7:15 p.m. – Live music by San Antonio Mariachi Academy
- 7:30 - 9 p.m. – Live music by Azul Barrientos and band
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