Day of the Dead Celebration – A Community Cultural Event

Friday, 1 November 2019 - 6:00pm

Day of the Dead Celebration – A Community Cultural Event

The Heritage Museum and Cultural Center, St. Joseph, MI

Friday, November 1, 2019, 6:00pm

Celebration in the Cemetery? Yes – absolutely.  Join the Southwest Michigan Symphony Orchestra and The Heritage Museum & Cultural Center as they co-host a community cultural event Celebrando el Dia de los Muertos, Friday, November 1, 2019 at 6:00pm at the Heritage Museum and Cultural Center, 601 Main Street, St. Joseph, MI.

El Dia de los Muertos is a traditional Mexican holiday honoring and celebrating family members who have died.  Friday, November 1st event will include a wide range of entertainment options including authentic Mexican cuisine, specialty beverages, live mariachi band music, dancing, fresh pressed cider and more!

 Following the Mexican custom, an on-site “cemetery”. We ask celebrants to bring photos of loved ones who have passed on to display at the ‘cemetery’ and reflect on the memories that made them special to you.   The event is family friendly with entertainment options for children that include crafts, face painting, and a screening of Coco.

Tickets are $25 for adults ($30 at the door), $5 for children 5-12. Cash bar. Tickets are available online at, or by calling the SMSO at 269-982-4030 or The Heritage Museum at 269-983-1191.

A limited number of 50/50 raffle tickets are being sold for $25 each.

For more information, please contact the SMSO office at 269-982-4030 or the Heritage Center at 269-983-1191.

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