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  • Día de Los Muertos Celebration

    NEWS RELEASE
    October 12, 2021
    Día de Los Muertos Celebration
     
    Celebrate the lives of passed loved ones at the Dia de Los Muertos Celebration on Sunday, October 24th from 12:00 to 4:00 p.m. at the Veterans’ Memorial Community Center, 313 West Tunnell Street. 
     
    This family friendly event is free and will have live entertainment, activities for youth, food, and craft vendors for all to enjoy.
     
    Community members are invited to be part of the celebration by creating a colorful altar (ofrenda) to honor a passed loved one or place a picture of remembrance at the Community Altar. The big, beautiful offerings are the centerpieces of the celebration and participants are encouraged to be as creative as possible.
     
    To participate with an altar, register online at  www.santamariaatplay.org or visit the Santa Maria Recreation and Parks Department, 615 South McClelland Street. Registration deadline is Friday, October 15th.
     
    Questions may be directed to the Recreation and Parks Department at (805) 925-0951 extension 2260.