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Day of the Dead | Dia de los Muertos | Tacoma
Nov 1, 2015 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Be part of TAM’s most popular free community festival! New this year: a Calavera Costume Contest, traditional foods, and outdoor memorials. See community altars honoring loved ones, listen to lively mariachi music, and leave your own creative mark.
-Tapete (Sand Painting) by Artist Rene Julio will be located in the lobby
-Create your own outdoor chalk memorials under TAM’s Grand Awning
-Free face painting in the Cheney Classroom (upper level)
Community and partner made altars throughout the museum
-Community and partner-made altars throughout the museum
-Traditional foods from the TAM Cafe
-Sugar skull making in the Murray Event Space
-Calavera Costume Contest (check back soon for details on how to enter to win the $100 prize!)
—SCHEDULE OF EVENTS (so far)—
11 am–12 pm
Mariachi performance by Mariachi Lucero
Performance by Danza Quetzacoatl de Olympia
Winner of the Calavera Costume Contest announced
Throughout the day
PBS series screening: Latino Americans, showing in the video space (located near the entrance to the Haub Family Galleries)
More coming soon!
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