Dia de Los Muertos Celebration
The 11th Annual Dia de Los Muertos celebration, sponsored by the UpValley Family Center and Nimbus Arts, will be presented from noon to 4 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 28, at the Upper Valley Campus, Napa Valley College, 1088 College Ave. in St. Helena.
The event features music, dancing, arts & crafts, food, face painting and traditional altars for those we have lost.
The Dia de Los Muertos (Day of the Dead) celebration is a Mexican holiday celebrated throughout Mexico, especially in the central and south regions and by people of Mexican heritage everywhere. It focuses on gatherings of family and friends to pray for and remember friends and family members who have died and help support their spiritual journey.
In 2018, it begins on Wednesday, Oct. 31 and ends Friday, Nov. 2.