Gossypia's Ei Dia De Los Muertos Celebration

  • Details

    Celebrate Ei Dia De Los Muertos, Day of the Dead, at Gossypia! Saturday, October 28 from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. and Sunday, October 29 from 12:30 p.m. to 5 p.m. 

    Shop our extensive collection of Day of the Dead folk art from Mexico and Latin America, while enjoying traditional refreshments including complimentary Pan de Muertos (Day of the Dead bread).

    Ei Dia De Los Muertos on November 2nd is an important religious holiday in Mexico. Also called All Souls Day, it is an occasion marked by festive celebrations to honor the dead. Cemeteries are cleaned and decorated, special food and candies are cooked, and home altars are designed in homage to one's ancestors. It is a day of joyous remembrance, not of sadness. The special songs, poems, foods and toys created for El DIa de los Muertos reflect this outlook.

  • October 28, 2017
    October 29, 2017
  • Phone:
  • (703) 836-6969
  • Location:
  • Gossypia
  • 325 Cameron Street
  • Alexandria, VA
  • Details

    Celebrate Ei Dia De Los Muertos, Day of the Dead, at Gossypia! Saturday, October 28 from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. and Sunday, October 29 from 12:30 p.m. to 5 p.m. 

    Shop our extensive collection of Day of the Dead folk art from Mexico and Latin America, while enjoying traditional refreshments including complimentary Pan de Muertos (Day of the Dead bread).

    Ei Dia De Los Muertos on November 2nd is an important religious holiday in Mexico. Also called All Souls Day, it is an occasion marked by festive celebrations to honor the dead. Cemeteries are cleaned and decorated, special food and candies are cooked, and home altars are designed in homage to one's ancestors. It is a day of joyous remembrance, not of sadness. The special songs, poems, foods and toys created for El DIa de los Muertos reflect this outlook.

Gossypia's Ei Dia De Los Muertos Celebration