Friday, Nov. 4
(Last entry at 9 p.m.; grounds close at 11 p.m.)
This one-of-a-kind celebration of Mexican culture features live performances, music and dancing in a cocktail party setting. Día de los Muertos “Catrina” or “Catrin” attire is encouraged!
Día de los Muertos (Day of the Dead) is a traditional celebration that originated more than 3,000 years ago, and is observed on All Saints Day (Nov. 1) and All Souls Day (Nov. 2). Mexican families remember, honor and celebrate those who have died with an altar and offerings such as pan de muertos, skulls, candles, incense, yellow marigolds and a photo of the dearly departed.
Calavera Ball is an indoor event. No programming will take place outdoors. Be sure to arrive on time so you don’t miss any of the festivities! Cultural food and beverages are included in the ticket price. All guests must be at least 21 years of age and present a valid ID to attend.