Day of the Dead Celebration

Date: November 3, 2023 @ 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Hunterdon Art Museum
7 Lower Center Street
Clinton, NJ 08809

Celebrate Life and Art at Our Day of the Dead Celebration!

Join us on Friday, November 3rd, from 6-9pm at the Hunterdon Art Museum for a vibrant and soulful Day of the Dead celebration! This event is FREE for all to attend and promises an evening filled with music, art, and cultural appreciation.

Event Highlights:

  • Live Mariachi Band: Enjoy the lively and spirited performances of a traditional Mariachi band that will fill the night with enchanting melodies.
  • Art Activities: Engage in colorful and expressive art projects for all ages.
  • Face Painting: Get into the festive spirit with traditional Day of the Dead face painting designs, perfect for both kids and adults!
  • Tia B’s Street Tacos: Savor the authentic flavors of Mexico with Tia B’s Street Tacos food truck, serving up a variety of delicious options.
  • Honoring Legends: Pay respects at our altar dedicated to the iconic Mexican artists Frida Kahlo and Diego Rivera, celebrating their immense contributions to the art world.
  • ArtBar: Quench your thirst with a selection of adult and kid-friendly beverages at ArtBar.

A Celebration of Life and Remembrance: Day of the Dead, or Día de Muertos, is a cherished Mexican tradition that honors the lives of the deceased. It is a time of celebration and remembrance, where families create altars (ofrendas) adorned with photographs, flowers, and favorite items of their departed loved ones, welcoming their spirits back to the world of the living. This event is not one of sadness, but rather a joyous occasion where the lives of the departed are celebrated with food, music, and festivity.

Join Us in Celebrating Life and Art: We invite you to immerse yourself in this rich cultural event, where we celebrate not only the lives of those who have passed but also the vibrant and enduring spirit of Mexican art and tradition. Bring your family and friends to partake in this beautiful celebration of life, art, and culture at HAM.

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