Dia De Los Muertos Applications Being Accepted
Honor and celebrate passed loved ones by having an altar at the annual Dia De Los Muertos Festival on Sunday, October 29th. The City of Santa Maria Recreation and Parks Department is now accepting applications for those wishing to create a colorful altar to honor a passed loved one, or for businesses or non-profits wishing to become a vendor. Applications can be picked up Monday through Friday from 8:00 A.M. to 5:00 P.M. at the Recreation and Park Department, 615 South McClelland Street.
The Dia De Los Muertos Annual Family Festival is set to be located at the Veterans’ Memorial Center on 313 West Tunnell Street October 29th from 12:00 to 4:00 p.m. This will be a fun-filled day with visual and musical entertainment, youth activities and craft projects, food, vendors, and beautiful altar displays celebrating the lives of deceased loved ones.
Applications for altars, booths, and certified food trucks are posted on the City’s website at www.cityofsantamaria.org/recreation.
This is part of a broader set of programs supporting the City Council’s goal of more recreation for families, and the Recreation and Parks Department’s goal to create opportunities for social engagement.
Questions may be directed to the Santa Maria Recreation and Parks Department, (805) 925-0951 extension 2260 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.