Souls of the City: Dia de los Muertos in Old Sacramento
About Souls of the City
In October 2014, the Historic Old Sacramento Foundation will once again partner with Sol Collective to provide a month of programs and activities in celebration of Dia de los Muertos.
Pop Up Art Labs
Join us on select Saturdays in October from 11:00AM to 2:00PM in the Stanford Gallery at 111 I Street for a series of pop up art labs! These craft workshops are free to the public, but please arrive early, as space and supplies are limited.
Please check back for a detailed schedule of art labs.
Honoring Our Past Community Lecture
Join community members as they discuss the meaning and history of Dia De Los Muertos and honor the Native American community on Thursday, October 23 at the Sacramento History Museum from 6:00PM to 8:30PM.
Dia De Los Muertos Celebration
Finishing off our programs will be a large-scale Dia De Los Muertos celebration in front of the Sacramento History Museum on Saturday, November 1st from 6:00PM to midnight. Featured will be a procession and lighting of altar led by Kalpulli Maquilli Tonatiuh (Aztec Dancers), interactive community altars, pop up art exhibit, family activities, games, calavera face painting, vendors, and a music stage.