Community Event

Dia de los Muertos Celebration at the South Berkeley Farmers’ Market

Tuesday | October 29, 2019 | 2:30 pm — 6:30 pm

Berkeley Farmers’ Market, Tuesday | Adeline and Alcatraz, Berkeley, CA

 

Our annual Day of the Dead celebration is a family-friendly, activity-packed, community event at the South Berkeley Farmers’ Market. Come join us for a great family friendly day!

Highlights include:

  • Traditional Dia de los Muertos Altar hosted by BAHIA – bring something to leave at the altar – a poem, a picture, a gift
  • Live Mariachi Band
  • Face Painting
  • Clay sugar skull decorating
  • Papel Picado paper cut-out activity
  • Mask making and other crafts for kids and family
  • Costume Contest – wear your Halloween costume and you might win a basket of farmers’ markets goodies!
  • A bounty of fresh and organic Harvest vegetables at the market

Event Schedule:

  • 2:30 – 6:30 pm:  Ofrenda
  • 2:30 – 6:30 pm:  Papal Picado
  • 2:30 – 6:30 pm:  Face Painting (traditional)
  • 2:30 – 6:30 pm:  Sugar Skull decorating (clay)
  • 2:30 – 6:30 pm:  Clay Mask Making
  • 2:30 – 6:30 pm:  Tamales
  • 4:00 – 4:30 pm:  Scary Story Time & Book Bike
  • 4:30 – 5:00 pm:  Mariela’s Music Time
  • 4:00 – 4:30 pm:  Costume Judging
  • 5:00 pm:             Mariela’s Music Time
  • 5:30 – 6:30 pm: Mariachi Luz de Oro

 

 

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Cost: FREE
Event Phone: 9254219574
Event Email: cynthia@ecologycenter.org
Please contact organizer for wheelchair accessibility information.

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