Sunday, November 2, 2014 Bowers Museum FREE First Sunday will celebrate Dia De Los Muertos “Day of The Dead” Festival from 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Schedule of events
Missions and Ranchos Exhibit Hall
10:00am – 4:00pm – View the beautiful Ofrenda (memorial altar) and leave a note for a departed loved one
JOHN M. LEE COURT
1:00 am – 3:30 pm • Joel Aceves, classical guitarist, plays the romantic music of Latin America
MARGARET AND CLEO KEY COURTYARD
11:00am – 4:00 pm Face painting, Sugar Skull decorating, Calavera magnets and Muertos art
12:00 – Ek Balam Dance Company, under the direction of Martin Espino and Rosa Garcia
1:00 pm Ballet Folklorico, Las Estrellas of Orange County School of the Arts
1:30pm OC Mariachi with the Mariachi Kids, under the direction of maestro Gabriel Zavala
2:45 pm Xipe Totec, Danza Azteca
Free admission to limited engagement exhibitions is limited to the first 1,500 people on a first come, first served basis. Each recipient must be present. Tickets can be picked up in the North Wing.
Free admission is also included to Bowers Museum permanent exhibitions including: Sacred Realms: Temple Murals by Shashi Dhoj Tulachand; Spirits and Headhunters: Art of the Pacific Islands; California Legacies: Missions and Ranchos; Vision of the Shaman, Song of the Priest; California: The Golden Years; Ancient Arts of China.
2002 N.MAIN STREET
SANTA ANA, CA 92706
For more information, contact 714.567.3600.
3 days, 3 great family fun events at MOLAA that encourage art, history and the traditions of Dia Los Muertos. All events are free for kids ages 12 and under.
MOLAA is exclusively dedicated to modern and contemporary Latin American art.
On Wednesday, October 29, 2014, learn how to make a Calavera Mask from Artist, Tony Dominguez.
On Thursday, October 30, 2014, join in on a Sugar Skulls Workshop.
On Friday, October 31, 2014, drop in for Dia De Los Muertos face painting and Arts & Crafts.
Where: MOLAA, 628 Alamitos Avenue, Long Beach, CA 90802
|Children under 12 years
There is ample free parking adjacent to the Museum.
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Ghostly creatures take to fright for this 3rd annual spooky family Fun Zone night on Friday, October 24, 2104 at ExplorOcean in Newport Beach.
Come to this BOOtiful evening of costumes, pumpkins and candy, Oh My!
Trick-or-treat at the Fun Zone! Enjoy spooky storytelling, kooky crafts, face painting, spooky & slimy lab activities, plus live entertainment for the entire family!
No tricks, just treats with this FREE admission event! Park your broomstick at ExplorOcean on Friday from 6-8:30pm!
Friday, October 24, 2014
6:00 – 8:30 p.m.
600 E. Bay Avenue
Newport Beach, CA 92661
Trick or Treat at the Aquarium
Discover the creatures lurking in the depths at Scarium of the Pacific—a spooktacular educational Halloween event for the whole family. Enjoy special Halloween programs, including the annual children’s costume contest, the creepy coloring contest, face painting, magic shows, underwater pumpkin carving, spooky storytelling, kooky crafts, eerie animals in the Great Hall, and much more.
Join Tucker Wildlife Sanctuary for their most popular annual event! The 6th annual Bat Night will be held on Saturday, October 18, 2014 from 4:00 – 8:00 pm.
Included in the admission fee will be crafts and an interactive family program that will begin at 4:30 pm. and again at 6:00 pm.
Face painting, pumpkin craving, wagon rides and a BBQ dinner will be available for an additional fee.
A Post Event Program will begin at 8:15 pm for adults 18 and over.
When: Saturday, October 18, 2014
Date: 4:00 – 8:00 pm.
Fee: Adults $5.00, Children $3.00, Children 5 and under are FREE – cash and checks will be accepted