Day of the Dead Festival

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Visitors of all ages learn about and experience a Day of the Dead festival. Guests enjoy traditional dancing, crafts and authentic mexican food and entertainment. View a display of altars honoring lost family and friends that are decorated with flowers, food and beverages. Admission is free.

PARKING: Limited parking at the museum. We encourage you to take Uber, Lyft, Marta or carpool. There will be a $20 event parking fee at the One Buckhead Plaza parking deck located at: 3060 Peachtree Rd NW, Atlanta, GA 30305. This is located within reasonable walking distance of the event.

Altar Exhibitions - Individuals and groups are invited to participate in this contest were they will be displaying their own altars and the opportunity to win a grand prize of $500 dollars. Spots still available!

Catrin/Catrin Costume Contest - Contestants will show off their costumes during the festival where they will be juried for a grand prize of $300 dollars in the adult category and $100 in the kids category.

For donations, sponsorships and vendor opportunities contact us at: or 404-3144147.
Contest rules and applications found here:

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