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600 North Charles Street
Baltimore, MD 21201-5185
(410) 547-9000, ext. 277
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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 
Sunday, November 07, 2010

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Day of the Dead Celebration/El Dia de los Muertos

Come celebrate! ¡Vengan a celebrar!

Whether you’re an adult or a child, you’ll enjoy our second annual Day of the Dead celebration. This jovial Mexican holiday commemorates the lives of family and friends who have died. Visitors will enjoy traditional Mexican dance performances, a live mariachi band, food and art activities for the whole family. Admission to the special exhibition, Walter Wick: Games, Gizmos and Toys in the Attic, will be Free

Starting Sunday, October 31, the museum will host a community altar in the Graham Auditorium and members of the public are encouraged to bring items in honor of loved ones who have passed away.

Where

The Walters Art Museum, Graham Auditorium

When

Sunday, November 7, 12–3 p.m. (Bring items for the altar October 31–November 7)

Price

Free museum admission and free entry to the special exhibition Walter Wick: Games, Gizmos and Toys in the Attic.

Media Contact

Amy Mannarino, 410-547-9000, ext. 277, amannarino@thewalters.org