Peabody Museum of Archaeology & Ethnology, 11 Divinity Avenue
Live mariachi music helps to make this a joyful event designed to remember and welcome back the spirits of loved ones. Decorate a sugar skull, make papel picado(cut-paper banners) and other artwork, and write a message to place upon the Día de los Muertos altar. View the community altar artwork by students from the Amigos School in Cambridge. Read more about Day of the Dead Family Celebration 2016
Peabosy Museum of Archaeology & Ethnology, 11 Divinity Ave
Celebrate the Day of the Dead with a festive evening of music, food, and community. Remember departed ones in front of this year’s Día de los Muertos altar, savor traditional Mexican food, and enjoy lively Mexican music.
Please note: This is a special event. Advance tickets are required. Tickets available online starting October 4. $20 members/$25 nonmembers.
Join us at the screening of DEATH BY A THOUSAND CUTS*, followed by a discussion with Juan Mejía Botero, the film's director, and Jake Kheel, the film's co-director and producer. The talk will be moderated by Brian Farrell, Director, David Rockefeller Center for Latin American Studies.