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Day of the Dead 2021

Friday, October 29, 2021 @ 6:00 pm - Saturday, October 30, 2021 @ 5:00 pm

Free

Important weather update

Because of the forecasted rain, the Día de los Muertos procession scheduled to take place at Anson B. Nixon Park on Friday, October 29 will now take place at the American Legion in Kennett Square (208 East State Street), beginning at 5pm. Various community members will be dressed to remember and honor people like singer Selena Quintanilla and painter Frida Kahlo and famous Mexican characters like El Chavo and the wrestler Blue Demon. After the procession, special guest artist Josafat Moreno will do a small presentation on his artwork. The hall will be open until 8pm on Friday evening for people to experience the Day of the Dead altars and art gallery exhibits. The doors of the American Legion will be open again from 11am to 7pm on Saturday, October 30. A variety of workshops and presentations will also be offered in the American Legion throughout the day on Saturday.

Kennett Collaborative is honored to present this important cultural event with Casa Guanajuato Kennett Square. Please join us to learn more about the monarch butterfly and the rich history and traditions shared by many who are part of our diverse community here in Kennett Square.

Details

Start:
Friday, October 29, 2021 @ 6:00 pm
End:
Saturday, October 30, 2021 @ 5:00 pm
Cost:
Free
Event Category:

Organizer

Casa Guanajuanto
Phone:
610-335-6327
Email:
casaguanajuatoks@yahoo.com
Website:
https://www.casagks.org/

Venue

American Legion Hall
208 East Street Street
Kennett Square, PA 19348 United States
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