Dia de los Muertos in Downtown Grand Prairie
Saturday, October 30 | 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Downtown Grand Prairie | 120 West Main Street, Grand Prairie, TX 75050
A Dia de los Muertos celebration is coming to Downtown Grand Prairie! The event will begin at City Hall Plaza and a processional will make its way to Farmers Market where the event activities will occur. The event begins at 6:00pm at City Hall Plaza and will be kicked off with a Monarch Butterfly release at 6:30pm. At 7:00pm, a processional will take place from City Hall Plaza to the Farmers Market where performances, arts & crafts, food trucks and vendors will be available. At approximately 8:00pm there will be a special showing of Coco!
There will be an Altar Contest but participants must register in advance by emailing Whitney Walters, firstname.lastname@example.org or Andrew Snyder at email@example.com. Spots are limited. Attendees not participating in the altar contest may bring a framed picture(s) of loved ones. These pictures will be displayed on the City/Community table during the event. Famed pictures must be removed by the family at the end of the event. The city will not be responsible for any framed pictures not removed/left behind.