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The Work of Day of the Dead: by historian Thomas Laqueur // Berkeley

4th Annual Tianguis: Anti-Mall Holiday Craft Fair // Berkeley

Enjoy traditional Mexican music, food, door prizes and much more! Plus, find the perfect gifts you’re looking for this holiday season from local vendors! Want to sign-up as a vendor? http://lapena.org/craft-fair-2016/ (Requirement: items must be hand-made.)     A tianguis is an open-air market or bazaar that is traditionally held on certain market days in […]

21st Annual Fruitvale Dia Los Muertos // Oakland

21st Annual Fruitvale Dia Los Muertos // Oakland

Announcing the 21st Annual Dia de los Muertos Festival! Dia de los Muertos Festival celebrates our traditions with talented artists, unique craft vendors, retailers and musicians. Every year the highlight of the event is the sacred altars and memorials, created by local artists. As one of Oakland’s largest community events, the festival attracts up to […]

La Ultima Parada 2016: A celebration of life on Day of the Dead // San Jose 1

La Ultima Parada 2016: Dia Los Muertos, 3 stages // San Jose

La Ultima Parada Sunday, October 30, Noon-8pm San Jose’s Mexican Heritage Plaza will host LUP for a second year, expecting over 4,000 participants. The long-standing Dia de los Muertos celebration returns in a major way with La Ultima Parada: A Celebration of Life on the Day of the Dead, an all-day spectacular set to take […]

2016 Dia De Los Muertos in Bay Area 2

2016 Dia De Los Muertos in Bay Area

Bay Area’s biggest list of Dia de los Muertos! In Mexico, November 1st is All Saints day. A day to honor and respect the innocents, children & infants. November 2nd is Dia De Los Muertos. The day to honor deceased adults. On these days, altars are made in honor of them. People build them on […]