Dia de los Muertos Altars at NDCAC & IUSB Civil Rights Heritage Center


Location: ND Center for Arts and Culture, 1045 W. Washington St., South Bend, IN

2015 Day of the Dead Flyer

The Annual Día de los Muertos event includes a reception for Un-Titled: An Animated Video Projection by Adriana Corral & Alma Leiva; altars by Maclovio Cantu & Jake Webster, the Educational Programming Department of the NDCAC, and Artemio Rodriguez; and  performances by Mariachi ND & Ballet Folklorico on October 29, 2015 from 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM at the NDCAC and at the CRHC.  This event is free, open to the public, and has free parking.  

Altars are dedicated to:

Educational Programming (NDCAC) --- Children’s loved ones & Father Hesburgh

Un-Titled video (NDCAC) --- Victims of narcotics violence

Maclovio Cantu & Jake Webster (CRHC) --- Victims of police & gun violence

October 29, 2015 Schedule of Events:

5:00 - 5:30 PM Performances by Ballet Folklorico & Mariachi ND at the NDCAC

5:30 - 6:00 PM Artist Talk and Q&A with Adriana Corral and Alma Leiva at the NDCAC

6:00 - 6:30 PM Performance by Jake Webster at the CRHC

6:30 - 7:00 PM Performances by Ballet Folklorico & Mariachi ND

5:00 - 5:30 & 6:00 - 7:00 PM Crafts at the NDCAC

5:00 - 7:00 PM Pan de Muerto, Hot Chocolate & Champurrado served at the NDCAC

This exhibit is made possible with partnership from the following University of Notre Dame departments: the Helen Kellogg Institute for International Studies, the Institute for Latino Studies, Multicultural Student Programs and Services, the Notre Dame Center for Arts and Culture, The Office of Community Relations, and the Snite Museum of Art. Also made possible by the Indiana University South Bend Civil Rights Heritage Center.  This event is also made possible with corporate sponsorship from Cardinal Buses and Southwest Airlines.