2017 Día de los Muertos

Lawndale Art Center presents the

30TH ANNUAL
DIA DE LOS MUERTOS

October 27 - November 2, 2017

Lawndale will bring together artists, writers, filmmakers, musicians, poets, dancers, and individuals of all ages in celebration of Dia de los Muertos from October 27th to November 2nd. Funds raised will support artistic programming for Dia de los Muertos.

Retablo Exhibition Silent Auction & Closing Party
Thursday, November 2, 2017
7-10 PM

Tickets: $30 ($25 Lawndale Members)
$100: VIP TICKET (includes entry at 6 PM and private tequila tasting)

PURCHASE TICKETS

Ticket includes open bar featuring signature tequila cocktails, food trucks, contemporary ballet performance, and opportunity to bid on one-of-a-kind retablos created by over 250 Houston-based artists!

Retablo Pick up
Saturday, September, 16, 1-4PM
Sunday, September, 17, 1-4PM

Retablo Delivery:
DEADLINE: October 23 - 25, 2017 10-4PM

Retablo Silent Auction & Closing Party:
Thursday, November 2, 2017
7-10PM

Events

Film Screening presented by Houston Latino Film Festival
Friday, October 27, 2017
7 PM
Free Admission

Family Day Fiesta
Saturday, October 28, 2016
11 AM to 4 PM
Free Admission

Through exciting new collaborations within our community, Family Day Fiesta will feature expanded programming for audiences of all ages. Food trucks will be located onsite.

Musical and Literary Ofrenda
Monday, October 30, 2017
5:30 PM
Free Admission

Presented by Lawndale Art Center, River Oaks Chamber Orchestra, Musiqa, Houston Hispanic Forum, and Inprint

Celebrate the Mexican Day of the Dead with the annual Musical and Literary Ofrenda at Lawndale Art Center. This five-way collaboration finds ROCO partnering with Lawndale, Musiqa, Inprint and the Houston Hispanic Forum – all promoted by The Mexican Consulate.

Event sponsors

    Topo Chico HERRADURA TEQUILA

Last year's Día de los Muertos.

 

Contact

4912 Main Street
Houston, Texas 77002
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T  713.528.5858
F  713.528.4140
E  askus@lawndaleartcenter.org

Hours
Monday & Tuesday: CLOSED
Wednesday: 12–6 PM
Thursday: 12–8 PM
Friday: 12–6 PM
Saturday & Sunday: 12–5 PM

Admission
Free Exhibition Admission

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