Day of the Dead celebration with Casa Mexico

November 1, 2019

November 1, 2019


Art Gallery of Alberta, 2 Sir Winston Churchill Sq, Edmonton



Events Description

Join community group Casa Mexico and Ximena Gonzalez and Alberto Susano from Mictlan Arts & Research to celebrate Day of the Dead with a performance inspired by Mexican traditions and stories.

The Day of the Dead is a Mexican celebration dedicated to the dead. Watch as the Catrina and an entity at the crossroads of death portray the reunion of life and death on the Day of the Dead. This exciting performance will include songs, legends and images creating a succession of poems in motion. You’ll also get the chance to sample Mexican hot chocolate and pan de muerto, which translates to the “bread of the dead”.

Who is it for?

All ages


Tickets : Free

As an #ActivateAGA program, this performance will be free, but we recommend you pay gallery admission to enjoy exploring all of our exhibitions and make a day of it!

How to get tickets?

At the door



Date: November 1, 2019 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM

Venue & Address

Art Gallery of Alberta, 2 Sir Winston Churchill Sq, Edmonton, AB T5J 2C1

Wheelchair accessible

Street Parking

Paid Parking

Accessible by Public Transport

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