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News Release

Merchandise Vendors, Performers, and Altar Displays Sought for Moreno Valley Day of the Dead Celebration

For immediate release: September 21, 2017

Day of the Dead

The Moreno Valley Parks and Community Services Department is seeking applications from merchandise vendors and performers to participate in the City’s Day of the Dead Celebration. Day of the Dead is a holiday that is celebrated to commemorate departed loved ones. This cultural arts event is scheduled for Friday, November 3, 2017 from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. at the Cottonwood Golf Center located at 13671 Frederick Street. Admission to this event is free.  

There are several opportunities for local vendors and performers to showcase their talents and sell merchandise at this unique event:

  • Retail Booth: Spaces are available for $25. A City of Moreno Valley business license and a booth application are required.
  • Altar Display: Spaces are available for $25. Please refer to the application for guidelines.
  • Performances: To make a commitment to perform, simply submit a performer application. The Application form is available here.

All applications must be received by Tuesday, October 24, 2017. Vendors, performers, and altar builders may obtain more information and applications from the City’s website or for more information, please call the Parks & Community Services Department at 951.413.3280.


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Upon request, this news release will be made available in appropriate alternative formats to persons with disabilities, in compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990. Any person with a disability who requires a modification or accommodation in order to participate in this meeting should direct such requests to Guy Pegan, ADA Coordinator, at 951.413.3120 at least 72 hours before the meeting. The 72-hour notification will enable the City to make reasonable arrangements to ensure accessibility to this meeting.


Alyssa Rico
Parks & Community Services Department