Art, Dance, Special Events

Día de los Muertos at Mexican Cultural Institute

When: Thu., Nov. 2, 5-9:30 p.m. 2017

Taking a reverent approach to Día de los Muertos with individual ofrendas honoring three Mexican icons (writer/photographer Juan Rulfo, ballet choreographer Amalia Hernández and artist José Luis Cuevas) as well as the victims of Hurricane Harvey and the recent earthquakes in Mexico, the Mexican Cultural Institute hosts a reception complete with tamales, pan de muerto and hot chocolate, plus a performance by URBAN-15's drum-and-dance troupe Carnaval de los Muertos and a papel picado exhibition spanning local artist Kathleen Trenchard's 30-year career.

Price: Free