Puerto Vallarta’s Día de Muertos Schedule is Here

A promise made is a debt unpaid and the Municipal Department of Tourist Promotion has paid off by organizing a Día de Muertos festival to remember and ensuring visitors and residents of Puerto Vallarta enjoy 6 days of music, food, and art  in the region. In this note we bring the schedule for this anticipated event.



Wednesday, October 28th
5:30 pm: Welcome Cocktail
6-10 pm: Centro Historico ArtWalk
Live music, flower carpets, murals and visitor’s guides distribution at Café des Artistes

Thursday, October 29th
5:00 pm: Camerata Orchestra School of Puerto Vallarta at El Refugio Church
6:00 pm: The History of Death in Ancient Mexico
6:30: Los Muertos Film Festival presents Macario
7:00 pm: Special dinner menus at local restaurants
9:30 pm: Visitor’s Guide Distribution

Friday, October 30th
9:30 am: Flower carpet exhibit in Main Plaza
10:00 am: Interactive Altar at Lázaro Cárdenas Park
Downtown Vallarta Altar Tour at Malecón
Decorated boat parade in honor of deceased captains
7:00 pm: 5 de Diciembre Cemetery Music & Beer Fest

Saturday, October 31st
10:00 am: Cuale Island: Paint Your Calaveritaworkshop
12:00 pm: La Leyenda de la Nahuala screening
4:00 pm: Face-painting for the Guinness Record
5:30 pm: Catrinas & Giant Puppets Parade at 5 de Diciembre Cemetery
6:30 pm: Mixcoatl Folkloric Ballet from Aguascalientes perform at Hidalgo Park
7:00 pm: Silent Catrinas & Catrines walk and Music & Beer Festival on Francisca Rodríguez (Los Muertos Pier) Street
11:00 pm: Catrinas Post-Party (prizes for the best costumes)

Sunday, November 1st
10:00 am: Religious mass at 5 de Diciembre Cemetery
4:00 pm: All Saints Party, pan de muerto exhibit, and gathering at Lázaro Cárdenas Park
7:00 pm: Xiutla Folkloric Ballet Show and Music & Beer Festival on Francisca Rodríguez
8:00 pm: El Libro de la Vida screening

Monday, November 2nd
11:00 am: Las Catrinas de Lupe exhibit by Karla Moreno Productions
11:30 am: La Caravana de la Muerte Parade at 5 de Diciembre Cemetery
7:00 pm: Una Noche de Muertos en Puerto Vallarta celebration at the Municipal Market
7:30 pm: Xiutla Folkloric Ballet Show
9:30 pm: Catrinas Contest Award Ceremony
10:00 pm: Festival Closure

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