Día de los Muertos/Day of the Dead Family Event
October 26, 2013
Free with Peabody Museum admission; sugar skulls to decorate are $5 each. Recommended for ages 5 and up, accompanied by an adult.
Families will enjoy festive live music, hands-on activities, and traditional snacks as they learn about the customs that make this a joyful celebration. Create masks and decorations for the special altar. Leave a message for departed loved ones, decorate and take home a sugar skull (extra fee), pose for pictures in front of the calavera (skeleton) backdrop, and watch woodcarving from Oaxaca.
Free event parking is available at 52 Oxford Street garage starting at 11:30 am.
See the related event, Día de los Muertos/Day of the Dead Fiesta later the same day!