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Celebrate El Dia de los Muertos

Celebrate El Dia de los Muertos

SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 2
1:00 - 4:00 PM
Cambridge Multicultural Arts Center
41 second st Cambridge
$12.00 - $14.00 admission
CHILDREN 5 AND UNDER ARE FREE!

Celebrate this famous traditional Mexican holiday with Oaxacan dances by Xuchipilli Danza y Cultura, music from Guadalajara by Mariachi Mexamerica, traditional altars, and a children's sugar skull decorating workshop courtesy of NOMAD.

The Dancing Chickens of Ventura Fabian are back! See these wooden figures carved and painted in a demonstration of this incredible Oaxacan Folk Art tradition. They will also be available for purchase.

Performances throughout the day.

Enjoy traditional Mexican food from Tacos el Charro and Pan de Muerto!

Shop at the Crafts Mercado -- the Holidays are coming!

Buy tickets at http://www.ticketweb.com/snl/EventListings.action?orgId=17176.

The Cambridge Multicultural Art Center (CMAC) is a non-profit corporation founded in 1978 as an arts center focused on helping diverse populations better understand one another. Their mission is to present visual and performing arts programs to educate the community about diversity, and make their facility available to artists or groups that might not otherwise have access to a professionally equipped facility or the cultural mainstream. For more information call 617 577-1400.

Comments

This is not an authentic Dia de los Muertos event. They also should not charge for it -- that is totally improper. For an authentic and free event, go to Forest Hills Cemetery in Jamaica Plain at 4 PM on November 2 every year.