Día de Muertos, Nov. 5-7 at Springs Preserve
The Springs Preserve is holding a weekend-long celebration for Día de Muertos, also known as Day of the Dead, November 5 - 7. The festival will honor the cultural traditions of the holiday.
There will be dancers, live mariachis, colorful Calaveras, games, food, plus local artists and vendors. There will also be activities and crafts for kids to participate in.
This festival will be held outside. Wander through the gardens to admire the decorated altars that will be on display, made by locals to honor their loved ones. Visitors will vote for the best one, and the winner will be crowned at the end of the weekend.
The Springs Preserve’s Día de Muertos event will take place on Friday, November 5 through Sunday, November 7. The grounds will open to ticket holders from 5 to 9 pm each day.
You can only purchase tickets online. Admission is $12 for adults and $8 for kids (ages 3 to 17). Springs Preserve members receive a discount, so tickets are $11 for adults and $7 for kids. Tickets are free for kids under two and donor members.
Venture out to this event to learn more about the cultural practices, traditions, and history linked to Día de Muertos.
The Springs Preserve is located at 333 S. Valley View Blvd. Las Vegas, NV 89107. Parking is free.