Dia de los Muertos Fiesta at Hughes Family Tribute Center


November 02, 2018
12:00 AM


Crown Hill Memorial Park View map


Friday, November 2, 5–9pm

The Hughes Family Tribute Center, one of the few family-owned and operated funeral homes remaining in Dallas, will present its fourth Día de los Muertos Fiesta in Crown Hill Memorial Park, the resting place for Bonnie Parker (of Bonnie and Clyde). The cemetery, located in the Bachman Lake area, is traditionally visited by families on Día de los Muertos.

The fiesta will build on this tradition by presenting an opening parade; dance performances by Grupo Pakal, specializing in Mayan dance presentations, and Alegre Ballet Folklorico; traditional face painting; altar building and blessing; children’s activities; live mariachi music; a costume contest; and a free showing of the Disney Pixar movie, Coco, at 7:30pm.

Performance schedule:
Tharpo the Clown and stilt walkers: 5–7pm
Opening parade: 5:30pm
Music and dance performances: 6–7pm
Coco screening: 7:30–9pm

Fiesta admission is free and open to the public.