Day of the Dead Festival

Dia de los Muertos is one of the most celebrated holidays in Mexico. It is a celebration of the belief that on October 31 and November 1 the spirits of our beloved family members come to be with us once again. This is a time of remembrance and a celebration of life.


John M. Lee Court

11:00 AM - 3:30 PM Joel Aceves, classical guitarist, plays the romantic music of Latin America


Margaret and Cleo Key Courtyard

11:00 AM - 4:00 PM Face painting and Sugar Skull decorating

12:00 PM Martin Espino

1:00 PM Ballet Folklorico, Las Estrellas of Orange County School of Arts

1:30 PM OC Mariachi with the Mariachi Kids, under the direction of Maestro Gabriel Zavala

2:45 PM Xipe Totec, Danza Azteca


Location:John M. Lee Court | Margaret and Cleo Key Courtyard

Free festival and museum admission sponsored by The James Irvine Foundation.


Image Credit: Wikimedia Commons: Papel china del Día de Muertos

Event details

October 31, 2015 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

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