Select an option: Main Content | Section Navigation | Site Navigation

Day of the Dead 2021

Day of the Dead/Artfest

Celebrate and commemorate departed loved ones at this festive event.

What is the Day of the Dead?
The Day of the Dead (El Dia de Los Muertos), is a holiday celebrated in Latin culture where families commemorate and welcome back the souls of those they have lost. Those honoring the deceased will place offerings on their altars (ofrendas), such as their favorite foods and personal gifts. Music and dance are also used to awaken the souls and reunite families together again. This celebration dates back 3000 years and is continued to be a tradition throughout multiple generations today. Come celebrate your loved ones on The Day of the Dead!

2021 Day of the Dead Celebration

Date: Friday, October 29,
Time: 6 pm-10 pm
Location: Moreno Valley Civic Amphitheater
Details: See the Event Flyer

Please join us at the Civic Center Amphitheater to enjoy food and drinks from vendors and our Michelada Garden, shop from local artists/artisans, view altar displays, and dance to live entertainment including Ballet Folklorico performances and Dreaming of You- Selena Tribute!  We hope to see you there!

For any questions or to participate as an art/craft vendor or display an altar, please email Specialevents@Moval.org
Selena Tribute
ladies in full costume
Two children in costume
Altar
Performance group on the stage.
Adults and children in costume
Facepainting