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Dia De Los Muertos Celebration

November 3, 2015 @ 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Free

Dia de los Muertos, or Day of the Dead, is a traditional Mexican two-day celebration following Halloween that is recognized and admired by many Hispanic and non-Hispanic cultures alike. It is a day to honor the lives of those who have passed, and the CWU Center for Diversity and Social Justice (CDSJ) would like to invite everyone to join their celebrations Tuesday, Nov. 3 from 6 to 9 p.m. in the CWU Student Union and Recreation Center (SURC) Ballroom. Participation in all events is free and open to the public.

The event will include free food, live music performed by Yakima band Jilgueros de Michoacan, crafts, face painting, a photo booth, and a costume contest where pre-registered participants will be dress as iconic characters for Day of the Dead celebrations.

For more information, please contact Veronica Gomez, CDSJ diversity officer, at 509-963-2122 or gomezv@cwu.edu.

Details

Date:
November 3, 2015
Time:
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Cost:
Free
Event Categories:
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Venue

SURC Ballroom
WA United States
Phone:
not listed

Organizer

Center for Diversity and Social Justice
Phone:
509-963-2127
Email:
diversity@cwu.edu
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