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Día de Muertos

Día de Muertos

Event Information

  • Date & Time: Nov. 2-4, 2018, 4pm-9pm
  • Location: Springs Preserve
  • Admission: Non-members: $10 adult, $6 child (ages 3-17.) Members: $9 adult, $5 child. Silver State Pass, Gold and Platinum members receive free admission. Free for children 2 and younger.
  • RSVP: No reservations required. But we do recommend purchasing tickets in advance to avoid a sell-out risk.

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Celebrating a centuries-old tradition rooted in Latin American cultures, the Springs Preserve will present its colorful 10th annual Día de Muertos (Day of the Dead) event.

This 3,000-year-old Hispanic celebration honoring loved ones is full of joy and tradition. This family-friendly event blends rich customs with exciting activities such as live theater and dance performances, altars, mariachis, face painting, sugar skull decorating and an art exhibition.

One of the highlights of the family-friendly celebration is the altars local residents, community groups and artists create to honor deceased relatives. Participants decorate the altars with photographs, burning candles and incense, and display favorite foods of their loved ones. Poems with fun phrases and some that make fun of death are recited to lighten the mood; also, music and dance are part of the traditional celebration.

Altar Contest
Please complete this form to propose your participation in the 2018 Día de Muertos altar contest. Altar spaces will be given on a first-come, first-served basis. Registration deadline is Monday, Oct. 1, 2018.

This event is supported by the generous contributions of our sponsors:

Cox Communications logo     Amica Mutual Insurance Company logo     MGM Resorts International logo     La Bonita Supermarkets logo     Telemundo Las Vegas logo

Become a Sponsor

Corporate sponsorship opportunities are available for this event! To learn more about how your organization can support the Springs Preserve, please visit our Donate page, call 702-822-7700, or email us.

Vendor Interest

If you are interested in performing or selling items at one of the Springs Preserve's signature special events, please complete the special event participation form to be added to our database.

Signature Events

The Springs Preserve hosts several annual signature special events tied into holidays, seasons and cultural celebrations. These productions provide an opportunity for the community to come together and experience the Preserve through music, art, activities, tours and concessions.

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The Springs Preserve Foundation is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization committed to supporting programs, projects and events at the Springs Preserve.