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Slideshow: Dia de Los Muertos Celebration
November 1, 2016

Slideshow: Dia de Los Muertos Celebration

Slideshow: Dia de Los Muertos Celebration

Members of the Guadalupe Dance Company performed in traditional Folklorico attire on the Maverick stage. Photo by Kimberly Rivera


The annual Muertos Fest took place this weekend at the historic La Villita in downtown San Antonio. Many locals and tourists gathered to celebrate Dia de Los Muertos, a traditional Mexican holiday to honor those who have passed away.

The event is a two-day festival featuring local art and food vendors, a community altar contest, and musical and dance performances.

  • A community altar presented in the Maverick Plaza where the public was welcome to bring offerings for loved ones. Photo by Kimberly Rivera
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