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Day of the Dead (Día De Los Muertos) featuring Basho & Friends and Mariachi Alma

Day of the Dead (Día De Los Muertos) featuring Basho & Friends and Mariachi Alma

All ages - Celebrate Day of the Dead/Día De Los Muertos at the Lafayette Public Library with live music and activities! The celebration may be either outside or inside, depending on weather.


  • 10:30-11am: Basho & Friends storytime
  • 10:30am-1:30pm: face painting by Face Fiesta
  • 11am-1pm: Sugar Skull Workshop with Museo de Las Americas
  • noon-12:45pm: Basho & Friends music
  • 1-2pm: music and dance featuring Mariachi Alma del Folklore

While you are here, view ofrendas (traditional memorial altars) on display throughout the Library made by Lafayette community members.

Saturday, October 29, 2022
10:30AM - 2:00PM
Meeting Room
Lafayette Library
  *Performance or Special Event     *Storytime     *Workshop or Lecture     Adults     Kids     Teens  

Call for Day of the Dead Altars: Lafayette Public Library invites individuals, families, or groups to create an altar for our Día de Los Muertos (Day of the Dead) community display Oct. 15-Nov. 12. 
Learn more and sign up by Oct. 8! 

Create mini diorama altars

Pick up a small box (while supplies last) from the Lafayette Public Library starting Oct. 1 to create your own mini diorama altar honoring a loved one. Using materials from home, honor a family member, friend, pet, or celebrity that passed away. Include a description of your loved one. Get creative! Drop off dioramas by Oct. 15.

Questions? Contact the Programs Staff.


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