400 Quail Rd.
Longmont, CO 80501
- Oct 02, 2020 to Jan 09, 2021
- $8 adults, $5 students/seniors, free for members
The Longmont Museum hosts a large and long-standing series of exhibitions and programs for this colorful, reflective, food-and-family-filled holiday. Visit the main gallery to see community ofrendas (altars) and the artwork of renowned Colorado artist Tony Ortega. Celebrate online with the live streamed opening ceremony (Oct. 1) featuring a live performance by Grupo Azteca Tlahuitzcalli and conversations with altar builders. Enjoy cultural music and dance performances in a local talent showcase (Oct. 4), and paint rocks while learning the history and significance of the calavera (skull) (Oct. 29). Find more events and free weekly programming information online.