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Day of the Dead/Dia de los Muertos Celebration in Petworth, DC


Join us for our 2nd Annual Dia de los Muertos celebration in the Washington, DC neighborhood of Petworth.

On Saturday, October 27th from 9AM-1PM participate in an altar making workshop to honor our loved ones and learn the history of this rich cultural event at the Petworth Farmer's Market. Please bring a special momento such as a picture, we will have various sized boxes and decorations on hand. 

Celebrate with us on Friday, November 2nd 5:00PM-9:00PM, where we will have calavera face painting from 5:00PM-6:00PM followed by a beautiful street procession celebrating loved ones beginning at 6:15pm falong the 800 block of Upshur Street NW.

There will be live mariachi music while folks view altars made by the community on display from 6:00PM-9:00PM.

Save the date as we provide more details as the dates near.