Sure, you’ve celebrated Halloween before. But have you ever celebrated Dia de los Muertos? It’s a celebration of the dead that originated in Mexico, and it’s colorful, fun, and a great way to get into the spirit of fall. The Dia de los Muertos Block Party in Magnolia Park is going to be a blast this year, and you’ll want to come out to enjoy the event with family, friends, and the rest of your community.
This event is going to be taking place on Saturday, Nov. 3. One of the best parts of this event is the fact that it’s completely free, so everyone is welcome to come! You can find the celebration at 7599 Avenue C in Houston, Texas, from noon until 7 p.m. Come out for a day full of culture, food, and fun.
Celebrate with the Whole Family
You want to be able to celebrate with your entire family, right? At this Dia de los Muertos event, you can bring the kids along with you. There will be games and activities just for them, and they might even meet new friends. Plus, it’s the perfect opportunity to introduce your kids to a new culture and the heritage of the neighborhood. Not only will they have a lot of fun, but they are also going to learn a lot in the process. What more could you want from an afternoon with the family?
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What to Do
There is going to be so much going on at this event that you may not even know what to do first. Of course, there will be plenty of food from local restaurants for you to enjoy, so make sure to come to the festival on an empty stomach. Once your stomach is full, head on over to listen to local artists play their music. If you want something to remember the celebration by, make sure to do some shopping at the vendors while you’re there.
Oh, and you’ll also get to learn how to build an altar. During Dia de los Muertos, the people who celebrate build altars to honor their loved ones who have passed. It’s a beautiful tradition, and now, you can participate as well.
At Mike Calvert Toyota in Houston, Texas, we do our part to bring communities closer together. And when you have a new SUV, car, or truck from us, you can more easily get to all the fun community events happening in the area. Come to our dealership today.