Dia de los Muertos Celebration at Desert Botanical Gardens

Dia de los Muertos Celebration at Desert Botanical Gardens

DDLM Katrines Step & Lisa


November 4-5, 2017 (10 a.m. – 5 p.m. | La Procesión 5 – 6:30 p.m)

Dia de los Muertos Celebration


Desert Botanical Gardens, 1201 N. Galvin Parkway, Phoenix, Arizona 85008

Info: https://www.dbg.org/events/dia-de-los-muertos-celebration-0

Promo Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zULjga2iHrI&feature=youtu.be

Cost: Entrance is included with paid Garden admission or Membership.


Desert Dance Theatre participates as Katrin, Katrina and Calacotes during La Procesión.


Celebrate Día de los Muertos, or Day of the Dead, at the Garden during this two day family-oriented festival filled with music, dance, and storytelling that explore the beauty and symbols of this special holiday. This colorful tradition, celebrated throughout the American Southwest, Latin America, and Mexico, honors departed loved ones in a festive setting. In addition to enjoying live entertainment, families can browse the Mercado, make and add paper flowers to the Community Altar, and enjoy delicious food. Enjoy delicious food and browse the Mercado filled with art, jewelry, and other wares. At the end of each day, families are encouraged to participate in La Procesión.