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City of Moreno Valley Hosts Day of the Dead Celebration

Day of the Dead

The Moreno Valley Parks and Community Services Department will host a special Day of the Dead Celebration on Friday, November 3, 2017 from 6:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. This family friendly event will be held at the Conference and Recreation Center located at 14075 Frederick Street.

Day of the Dead is a time to celebrate and commemorate the memories of departed loved ones. Join the community for this evening of exciting entertainment, which includes live music, dancing, authentic food, crafts for kids, Day of the Dead altar displays, and a curated vendor village with many artisan crafts for sale.

The vendor village will feature paintings, jewelry, handmade crafts, a face painting station and more. Local food vendors La Plaza Mexican Grill, La Vaquita Bakery, and Helados La Michoacana Ice Cream will provide a delicious array of authentic cuisine. Moreno Valley’s Day of the Dead festivities will showcase performances from local Folklorico dancers, Mariachis, and Danzon.

Admission to this event is free. Be sure to bring your blankets and lawn chairs to enjoy this open-air event!

For more information, please call the Parks & Community Services Department at 951.413.3280 or visit www.moval.org/dod.

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Upon request, this news release will be made available in appropriate alternative formats to persons with disabilities, in compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990. Any person with a disability who requires a modification or accommodation in order to participate in this meeting should direct such requests to, ADA Coordinator, at 951.413.3045 at least 72 hours before the meeting. The 72-hour notification will enable the City to make reasonable arrangements to ensure accessibility to this meeting.