Dia de los Muertos Events

WEEKEND

‘TIL DEATH — CEREMONIES OF LOVE
Weddings, vow renewals, commitment and engagement ceremonies will be performed with macabre-themed decorations, music and wording.
WHEN Through Sunday
WHERE Call (915) 525-1271 for a reservation
COST $79

FRIDAY

DIA DE LOS MUERTOS ALTARS
The McAllen International Airport and McAllen Chamber of Commerce, in conjunction with the McAllen Mexican Cultural Center, are showcasing a traditional Mexican display to honor the dead. The Cultural Center will also host presentations on the ornate displays.
WHEN Friday
WHERE McAllen International Airport, 2500 S. Bicentennial Blvd., McAllen

DIA DE LOS MUERTOS
The celebration will include crafts for children, family entertainment, food and a screening of “Coco.”
WHEN 6:30 p.m. Friday
WHERE Downtown Pharr

LOS CATRINES COSTUME CONTEST
Cash prizes as well as gift cards will be awarded.
WHEN 10 p.m. Friday
WHERE Poncho’s Restaurant, 601 W. Expressway 83, McAllen

SATURDAY

CATRINA MUSIC FEST
The inaugural event will feature 12 bands including Caifanes, Zoe, El Tri de Alex Lora, Fobia, Cultura Profetica, Ximena Sarinana, Too Many Zooz, Jenny and the Mexicats, Genitallica, La Castaneda, and Victimas Del Dr. Cerebro.
WHEN Noon to midnight Saturday
WHERE McAllen Convention Center, 700 Convention Center Blvd.
COST Tickets start at $95 at www.ticketmaster.com

DIA DE LOS MUERTOS: RECUERDOS Y OFRENDAS
Día de los Muertos: Recuerdos y Ofrendas will celebrate and commemorate the traditions of religious and spiritual worship. Observing these traditions, MOSTHistory presents an annual community altar exhibit in the Courtyard Gallery that will feature 11 altars intended to tell stories, share memories and honor the lives of the dearly departed.
WHEN 4 p.m. Saturday
WHERE Museum of South Texas History, 200 N. Closner Blvd., Edinburg
COST $8 per adult, $6 per senior, $5 per child, free for ages 3 and younger

DIA DE LOS MUERTOS FESTIVAL AT IMAS
The event will include calavera art, community altars, a vendor market, a catrina contest, music, a lecture and more.
WHEN 10 a.m. Saturday
WHERE International Museum of Art & Science, 1900 W. Nolana Ave., McAllen

‘MEXICO, BONES AND LIFE’
UTRGV anthropology professor Servando Z. Hinojosa will present the lecture on some of the skeletal images of Mexico’s past.
WHEN 2 p.m. Saturday
WHERE International Museum of Art & Science, 1900 W. Nolana Ave., McAllen

DIA DE LOS MUERTOS CELEBRATION
The band Four Leaf Clover will perform.
WHEN 8 p.m. Saturday
WHERE Bourbon S Grill, 4800 N. 10th St., McAllen