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Day of the Dead Fiesta

October 27, 2017 @ 7:00 pm - 11:30 pm

Presented by Laurelwood Shopping Center
The annual Day of the Dead Fiesta by Latino Memphis is the most vibrant party celebrating life, culture & tradition! This grand social event was named one of Memphis’ Top 10 Parties of 2016 by The Commercial Appeal. Dress in black and white for the occasion and get ready to dance your life away to Latin rhythms at this upscale fiesta which features one-of-a-kind performances, sugar skull-inspired face painting, authentic food bites, handmade flower-making stations, a photo booth, a Mariachi, music by DJ Moi, Catrinas by Cazateatro Bilingual Theater Group and so much more. This will definitely be a night to remember!

(Spanish)
Ven a reír, bailar, ven a vivir tu vida y celebrar y recordar a tus seres queridos este 27 de octubre en la fiesta del año. Celebremos la vida con la mejor música en español en un ambiente de fiesta, color y tradición. La fiesta de Día de Muertos incluirá una mezcla de las muchas maneras en que esta fecha se celebra desde la música, comida y papel picado hasta las ofrendas y altar espiritual con fotos, veladoras y flores.

Evento tiene un costo de $50 por persona y recauda fondos que benefician a Latino Memphis, una organización sin fines de lucro local que provee a Latinos en Memphis acceso a recursos locales y educación superior, representación legal y aboga por la comunidad Latina a nivel local y estatal.

ATTIRE
Dress in black and white for the occasion — No Halloween costumes! This is a 21+ event and ID is required. Parking not included.

TICKETS
All tickets and passes go on sale September 18.

General Admission: $50 online / $65 at the door Oct. 27
Online ticket sales close Thursday, Oct. 26 at noon.
Includes: entrance and small food bites
Face painting and drinks NOT included, but available for purchase.

VIP: SOLD OUT
Includes: entrance, small food bites, full face painting, Bar Pass (4 drinks), access to Laurelwood VIP Lounge, exclusive access to VIP bar and VIP face painting area

BAR PASS OPTIONS / ID required
$20 four-drink pass
$10 two-drink pass

SUGAR SKULL-INSPIRED FACE PAINTING
Online: $10 Half Face / $20 Full Face / $50 Deluxe Face Painting (before the party)
Day of: $15 Half Face / $25 Full Face
On a first come, first served basis. Don’t want to wait in line?
Purchase ahead of time, check-in at the face painting station, give us your cell phone number, and we’ll text you when it’s your turn! Check-in required to use text service.

THE ULTIMATE LATIN DANCE EXPERIENCE
Dance the night away to Latin rhythms like Salsa, Merengue, Bachata, Cumbia, today’s hits and much more!

FREEZE MODELS BRING FASHION TO LIFE
See elegant freeze models stationed throughout the fiesta and dressed in fashionable pieces from the upscale shops at Laurelwood.

PHOTO BOOTH + FLOWER MAKING STATION
Transform yourself into a Catrina and capture the moment for eternity! Create a paper flower to wear as a headpiece, and capture the moment by taking a picture in the photo booth. HINT: Make it better by snapping a pic with the Catrinas themselves! Catrinas by Cazateatro Bilingual Theater Group.

Details

Date:
October 27, 2017
Time:
7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Event Category:
Website:
https://www.facebook.com/events/1294934010629400

Venue

The Columns
One Commerce Square (Corner of Monroe Ave and South Main St)
Memphis, TN 38103 United States
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