Schedule

2021 virtual festival
in-person display

TUNE IN OCTOBER 31 AT 12PM FOR THE VIRTUAL PRESENTATION. VISIT THE ALTARS IN-PERSON AT FISHER PAVILION ON OCTOBER 30 – NOVEMBER 7, 11AM-6PM EVERY DAY.

DIA DE MUERTOS FESTIVAL SEATTLE IS PART OF THE VIRTUAL FESTÁL SERIES WITH GENEROUS SUPPORT FROM 4CULTURE. THE 2021 THEME, "WHERE THE WORLD GATHERS" LINKS TOGETHER THE SERIES OF 24 FREE FESTIVALS PRESENTED THROUGHOUT THE YEAR, EACH WITH A UNIQUE CULTURAL FOCUS, IDENTITY, AND A RANGE OF ENGAGING ACTIVITIES.

Grabado / Linocut
Aprende la actividad artística de la práctica de tallado en bloques de linóleo y grabado en papel.
Learn the hands-on linoleum block carving activity and printmaking on paper media.
Flores de papel / Paper Flower Making
En este taller, podrás hacer tu propia flor de papel (Cempasúchil) una actividad excelente para niños y niñas.
In this workshop, you’ll get to make your own marigold paper flower, an excellent activity for children.

Pintando tu cara / Artistic face painting
Una maravillosa demostración de cómo pintar tu rostro para esta celebración donde el duelo converge con con la alegría.
A wonderful demonstration on how to get your lovely face painted for this celebration where gloom meets joy.
Calaveras de azucar / Sugar skull Decoration
Este taller te enseñará cómo hacer una calavera de azúcar y decorarla en casa. ¡Se creativo con esta gran actividad familiar!
This workshop will teach you how to make a sugar skull & decorate at home. Get Creative with this great family activity!
Ojos de Dios / God’s eye
Actividad artesanal donde aprenderás a tejer esta simbólica pieza de arte con un profundo significado ancestral. ¡Para todas las edades!
A hands-on craft activity where you will learn how to weave this symbolic art-decoration with a deep ancestral meaning. For all ages!
Altar / Offering
Ven a explorar la elaboración de uno de los elementos más importantes de esta celebración: una ofrenda con su altar, su significado y los objetos que adornan.
Come and explore the elaboration of one of the most important elements of this celebration. Its meaning and the meaningful objects that adorn it will transport you to a journey with your loved ones that have passed.