Dia de los Muertos

Day of the Dead

Friday, October 25, 2019
6:00 – 9:00pm

A cultural celebration for the whole family.

Dia de los Muertos or Day of the Dead, a Mexican celebration, occurs around the same time of year as Halloween, although it is a completely different holiday with rich symbolism and traditions that appeal to people young and old.

The Desert Dome will be filled with cheerful candlelight, orange marigolds, and colorful decorations. View traditional ofrendas located throughout the Domes. Guests will enjoy a mariachi band and dancing in the Show Dome. Children will enjoy free crafts. They can interact with and have photos taken with characters in costume. The evening will be infused with educational opportunities to learn about this rich cultural event that is quickly gaining popularity all over the country.


Friends of the Mitchell Park DomesMilwaukee County Parks

Educator's Credit Union

Day of the Dead

  • Featured Food and Entertainment

    6:30pm - 8:30pm; Mariachi Zamora - Mariachi Music and Dancing

    Face Painting - The Real Clowns

    Characters in costume from Coco

    Stay tuned for more information to come...


Day of the Dead
Day of the Dead Celebration
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Day of the Dead Celebration Event