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Dia de los Muertos at Midtown Global Market

October 30 @ 12:00 PM - 6:00 PM CDT

Free
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Celebrate Dia de los Muertos—the Day of the Dead at Midtown Global Market.
Day of the Dead (el Día de los Muertos), is a Mexican holiday where families welcome back the souls of their deceased relatives for a brief reunion that includes food, drink and celebration. A blend of Mesoamerican ritual, European religion and Spanish culture,
• One of the centerpieces of this event will be an authentic Ofrenda (altar) created from objects that remind us of loved ones who have passed on.
• Local artist, Monica Vega, will host a craft station to teach kids how to create one of the most recognized symbols of the holiday, sugar skulls.
• Traditional Dia de los Muertos food specials including $2 tamales at Salsa ala Salsa and $5 hot chocolate and Pan de Muerto (Day of the Dead Bread) at Manny’s Tortas. Arepa Bar will be offering $6 churros, and specials at many other Market restaurants. Sanchez Jewelry will be offering 10% off all sterling silver jewelry.
• Musician Robert Everest will be playing music from 12 pm- 2 pm.
• Musician Adrian Paz will be on stage from 2 pm- 5 pm.
• Presentation by Mexican Consul Iván Roberto Sierra Medal to the Mexican Business Community in Minnesota at Midtown Global Market.
• Presentation by Minnesota’s own artist and designer Luis Fitch. Mr. Fitch will be unveiling his United States Postal Stamp commemorating el Día de los Muertos to Minnesota.
This is a free and family friendly event. Ramp parking is available at 10th Ave and Lake St.

Details

Date:
October 30
Time:
12:00 PM - 6:00 PM CDT
Cost:
Free
Event Categories:
Animals, Causes, Dance, Drop-in, Educational, Family Fun, Festival, Free, Games, Kid Friendly, Music, Outdoors, Party, Teens, Toddlers
Event Tags:
Day of the Dead, Free, Midtown Global Market
Website:
https://midtownglobalmarket.org/

Organizer

Midtown Global Market
Phone:
(612) 872-4041
Email:
information@midtownglobalmarket.org
Website:
https://www.midtownglobalmarket.org

Venue

Midtown Global Market
920 E Lake St.
Minneapolis, MN 55407
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Phone:
(612) 872-4041
Website:
https://www.midtownglobalmarket.org

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