5th Annual West Texas Latino Artist Show and Dia de los Muertos Celebracion

5th Annual West Texas Latino Artist Show and Dia de los Muertos Celebracion

When:
November 6, 2016 @ 12:30 pm – 6:00 pm America/Chicago Timezone
2016-11-06T12:30:00-06:00
2016-11-06T18:00:00-06:00
Where:
Lubbock Memorial Civic Center Exhibit Hall
1501 Mac Davis Ln
Lubbock, TX 79401
USA
Cost:
$5 Adults, $3 Children
Contact:
Los Hermanos Familia
806.792.1212
5th Annual West Texas Latino Artist Show and Dia de los Muertos Celebracion @ Lubbock Memorial Civic Center Exhibit Hall | Lubbock | Texas | United States

Join Los Hermanos Familia (LHF) for the 5th Annual West Texas Latino Artist Show & Dia de los Muertos Celebracion in Lubbock, Texas!

LHF will host the West Texas Latino Artist Exhibit & Día De Los Muertos Celebración promoting art and culture and observing the popular observance. The event will showcase the work of Latino artists, offer a cultural experience through local performers, hold a unique Día de Los Muertos cake decorating contest, showcase a lowrider and classic cars best-decorated contest, display altars honoring those who passed and connect participants to vendors as well as provide children’s activities that offer cultural understanding. More so, the event is designed to draw community together.

There will be a children’s area with projects that can be made for free by the children including papel picado, flores de papel (paper flower making), mask decorating and Ojo de Dios crosses.

A variety of altars/ofrendas will be showcased. Please let LHF know if you are interested.

Cars and lowrider bikes will also be on display and decorated in the Día de Los Muertos decor.

Live entertainment by various performers cultural, traditional such as ballet folklorico groups, mariachis, bands and individual performers playing various types of music genres will also be a part of the celebration. Groups are still being scheduled.

 

Admission is $5 for adults, $3 for children. Or, if participants come in Día De Los Muertos costume or with face painted, cost is $3 for adults, and $1 for children.

Los Hermanos Familia (LHF), a nonprofit organization organized exclusively to be a significant catalyst for promoting family engagement, encouraging awareness about social issues, service, leadership, and cultural diversity.

 

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