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San Jose’s “Avenue of the Altars” Day of the Dead Festival + Altar Walk

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Saturday, October 30, 2021 - 5:30 pm to 10:30 pm | Cost: FREE
1700 Alum Rock Ave | San Jose, CA 95116-1301, United States

Event Details

On Saturday, October 30, from 5:30 pm to 10:30 pm, La Plaza will host its annual Avenida de Altares, an in-person event celebrating Dia de Los Muertos (‘Day of the Dead’)
Avenida de Altares is an immersive experience featuring a beautifully curated altar walk, starting at the intersection of Alum Rock Avenue between King Road all the way to the entrance of Highway 101.
Attendees can enjoy a wide variety of activities including:
 Altar Walk
 Small Vendor Market
 “Afterlife” Art Exhibition
 Tarot Card Reading Booth
 Fruta Fresca, Aguas Frescas, Tacos, Street Hot Dogs, Churros and more delicious food!
Performances by:
 La Misa Negra (http://lamisanegra.squarespace.com/)
Houyee Chow
Lissa Jones
Sarah Joy
Elizabeth Montelogno
Paty Tapia
Living Constellations
Rayos Magos
Melina Ramírez
Quynh Mai Nguyen
Mireya Villenueva
Fernando Amaro
Raquel Garcia y Mark Gomez
San José Strong
Cynthia Gonzalez
Laurie Valdez
Betty Proper
Avenida de Altares is brought to you by the City of San Jose – Mayor’s Office, presented by Google, and made possible by AARP, SVCreates, PG&E, ACE Charter, Rocketship Public Schools, Amy’s Kitchen, OnLok PACE Services, and the City of San José Parks, Recreation and Neighborhood Services and the Office of Cultural Affairs

Disclaimer: Please double check event information with the event organizer as events can be canceled, details can change after they are added to our calendar, and errors do occur.

Cost: FREE
Categories: *Top Pick*, Art & Museums, Dia de los Muertos, In Person
Venue: 1700 Alum Rock Ave
Address: San Jose, CA 95116-1301, United States