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2019 Día de los Muertos Festival: Lowrider Altars, Mariachi & Lucha Libre | San José

Saturday, October 19, 2019 - All Day | Cost: $10*
*$10 General Admission; children 12 and under are free

Plaza de Cesar Chavez | 194 South Market St., San Jose, CA


Come enjoy this year’s special 10th Annual Dia de los Muertos Festival filled with live music, food, local artists, lowrider altars, over 100 vendors, and even Lucha Libre wrestling.

Día San José is steeped in tradition and culture. The festival features an amazing display of San José’s long history with its Mexican past, and has grown in attendance to over 4,000 attendees and continues to prosper.

Get prepared for a day full of live entertainment, altars, arts and crafts, and fun-filled activities.

2019 Día de los Muertes Festival
Saturday, October 19, 2019  | 11 am to 8 pm
Plaza de Cesar Chavez Park, 194 South Market St., San Jose
$10 General Admission; children 12 and under are free

Highlights:

  • Delicious Authentic Food
  • Corona’s Beer Garden
  • Over 100 Vendors
  • Local Artists Live Art
  • Lowrider Bikes
  • Face Painting
  • 300 Free Kids T-Shirts
  • Muerto Music on Stage

View 2019 Music & Entertainment lineup

The Day of the Dead inspired festival combines music, culture, tradition, food and art into a mezcla that tastes as good if not better than your abuela’s capirotada. They look forward to hanging with you to rock the dead, rattle your bones and shake the soul.

Experience the signature Calavera Camp for kids hosted by KQED. Walk through the Artist Colony filled with over thirty five contemporary and traditional artists who have masterfully captured the spirit of Día De Los Muertos.

You don’t want to miss the signature altars that the low and slow amigos at Blvd Bombs create every year from the back of their trunks; you thought their cars were a work of art, wait until you see the altars they create.

On the main stage, enjoy music that will surely put you into the muerto mood, cheer on your favorite Lucha Libre match, or watch in awe of local Chicano youth artists paint murals live at the festival, all while having home cooked authentic Comida Mexicana (no food trucks here, we are old school con safos).

Relax in the signature beer garden with a cold chela, brought to you by our favorite import Modelo.


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Cost: $10*
*$10 General Admission; children 12 and under are free
Categories: **Annual Event**, *Top Pick*, Dia de los Muertos, Eating & Drinking, Fairs & Festivals, Kids & Families, Live Music, South Bay, Theater & Performance
Address: 194 South Market St., San Jose, CA

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