Event | Rose Hills Memorial Park 3rd Annual Día de los Muertos Cultural Festival

Rose Hills Memorial Park & Mortuary celebrates the 3rd Annual Día de los Muertos Cultural Festival on Sunday, October 28, 2012 – 11 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Admission is free

There will be an art exhibit inside the SkyRose Chapel showcasing the talents of various artists, featuring artist Raul Pizarro.  Special arts & crafts activities for children include mini workshops and interactive activities; a food court; a local vendor area; a full program of performances and entertainment including Tierra Blanca folklórico group, Mariachi Trompetas de Mexico and a special performance by the band Conjunto Los Pochos.   Families are invited to create their own altar and enter the community altar contest featuring a corridor for display and celebration. For more information visit www.dayofthedead-rosehills.com.

Location Rose Hills Memorial Park & Mortuary – Entrance Gate 1 – Follow signs to SkyRose Chapel – 3888 Workman Mill Road Whittier, CA  9060

About the event

To share the rich tradition and history of Día de los Muertos, Rose Hills Memorial Park & Mortuary hosts the Annual Día de los Muertos Cultural Festival to celebrate and honor loved ones who have passed away.   This signature event shares the culture and heritage of Día de los Muertos with all generations.  Rose Hills honors the tradition by celebrating with families and friends at their Memorial Park, which is visited by more than 3 million people each year.

Author: Richard Sandoval

Richard Sandoval is an award winning journalist who produces Hispanic Lifestyle a television program broadcasting on several PBS stations throughout the United States. editorial@Hispaniclifestyle.com

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