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Dia de los Muertos

Sunday Nov 3, 2013

South Broadway Cultural Center

1025 Broadway SE
Albuquerque, NM 87102-4403
US

Phone: 848-1320
Website: Click to Visit

Cost:

FREE

The celebration brings together live music, entertainment and an art exhibition that looks at Dia de los Muertos from an artist's point of view.

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Offered up at South Broadway

courtesy of SBCC on Facebook

Music can be more than a melody and a beat. At South Broadway Cultural Center’s Festividad de los Muertos, you can drop off the favorite music of a lost loved one at their community ofrenda (an altar for offerings). These unique sonic donations will serve as a soundtrack to the day-long celebration, which will include live entertainment, face painting, silhouette making and refreshments. The event is free, but you might want to bring a few bones—not those of the dead—for the art market. The celebration will be preceded by a screening of La Festividad de los Muertos-Lanii Xtee Tugul, an in-depth documentary about the Día de los Muertos practices of the Zapotec people in Oaxaca, Mexico. On Nov. 7 the film will be screened again, this time featuring talks from its very creators.

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    Contact:

    Christy Martinez

    Phone: (505) 848-1320