“Our Stories Live On: Día de los Muertos Community Altars”

“Our Stories Live On: Día de los Muertos Community Altars”

Scottsdale Public Art

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2017-10-24 10:00:00
10:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m. every Mon., Tue., Wed. until November 30
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Free

Location Info:

Appaloosa Library
7377 E. Silverstone Dr.
Scottsdale, AZ  85255
480-312
Ever notice how the real history of Mexican holidays gets buffed over during American celebrations, like when Cinco de Mayo goes from celebrating Mexico’s battle win over France to living out Jimmy Buffet’s Margaritaville dreams? It happens during Día de los Muertos, too. That’s a celebration of friends and family members who’ve passed away, not the Mexican equivalent of Halloween.

Consider its traditional meaning while exploring “Our Stories Live On: Día de los Muertos Community Altars.”

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