The date for the 2013 Dia de Los Muertos at HOLLYWOOD FOREVER has been announced!

Saturday, November 2nd, 2013
12pm until 12am

The Ceremonial Altar Set-Up:
Friday, November 1st, 2013
5pm onward.

TICKETS ARE ON SALE NOW AT: hollywoodforever.ticketfly.com

More Event Details:

General Admission: $15 per person - (please bring exact change)
Children 8 years and under free until 4pm
Seniors 65 and over free until 4pm

  • Dia de Los Muertos attire strongly encouraged - Come dressed in your finest Calaca apparel
  • Spend an eventful day relaxing and watching the evening stars appear as the cemetery comes to life with joyful celebrations
  • Enjoy fine Mexican cuisine and a wide spectrum of Day of the Dead arts and crafts available for purchase
  • Plan ahead where to park and please carpool
  • Pre-Purchase your tickets to avoid lines day of the event
  • Location Address:
    Hollywood Forever Cemetery
    6000 Santa Monica Blvd.
    Los Angeles, CA 90038
    Link to map and directions to event >>
    Download 2013 event map >>

    Event Features:

    • A vibrant traditional procession in the home of Hollywood's Immortals with traditional Aztec blessings and Regional Musical-Dance group dedications
    • Musical performances by Saul Hernandez, Ceci Bastida, Buyepongo, Chicano Batman and Quitapenas.
    • 100+ Altars created by members of the community to their ancestors and loved ones
    • Hundreds of Aztec Ritual Dancers in full costume
    • A new third stage featuring music and theatrical performances
    • An Art Exhibition in the Cathedral Mausoleum
    • A costume contest for the best dressed Calaca (skeleton)
    • A children’s arts project area presented by LACMA (The Los Angeles County Museum of Art)
    • Arts and Crafts vendors
    • Food vendors from around Los Angeles

    Exclusive Presentations:

    • Cathedral Mausoleum Art Exhibit curated by Luis Villanueva
    • Presentation of Altar winners - The judges will select the best altar of each of the following categories: Theme of Alebrijes, Traditional Altar, Contemporary Altar - the best of each category wins $3,000
    • Show off your calaca costume from 3pm - 6pm at the Nestle Abuelita and NESCAFE Cafe de Olla booth for a chance to win $500!
    • Musical and dance peformances - Join us for a full day of musical and dance performances on 3 stages

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    “Let us so live that when we come to die even the undertaker will be sorry.”
    Mark Twain

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