Día De Los Muertos Presented by el Jimador Tequila November 2nd

The 7th Annual Dia de los Muertos or Day of the Dead Celebration on South Fourth Street will take place on Friday, Nov. 2nd from 6:00 PM – 10:00 PM near East Chestnut Street. The annual Day of the Dead celebration is presented by El Jimador Tequila and will take place in conjunction with the Republic Bank First Friday Hop.

The 4,000-year-old holiday, most popularly observed by Mexico and Latin America, offers an opportunity to honor and celebrate the lives of loved ones who have passed on with music, art, altars, gifts, and celebration. New this year and in partnership with Louisville Metro Animal Services, is the addition of a special altar to honor and celebrate beloved four-legged family members who have passed on.

Sugar Skull, Papel Picado and Tissue Flower Workshop

Food, Beer, Margaritas, Pan de Muerto, Mexican Street-food and Sweets

Live Music, Traditional dance, Calavera Catrina Face Painting and Literary Calaveritas

Free on Street Parking after 6pm and plenty of paid off-street covered parking within one block


The official schedule for November 2nd between 550 and 600 South 4th Street in Louisville Kentucky


6 – 9:00 pmChildren’s Workshops / Actividades para niños

6:00 pm Mexico Lindo Children’s and Folkloric Dancers / México Lindo (Danza folclórica presentada por jóvenes y niños)

At dusk/ Anochecer : Fire performers and Phoenix Collective / Artistas de Fuego y Phoenix Collective

7:00 pm Academy of Flamenco Arts / Academia de Arte Flamenco

8:00 pm Candlelight procession and blessing of the altars with Father David Sanchez of St. Joseph’s Catholic Church /Procesión a la luz de las velas y bendición de los altares por El Padre David Sánchez de la Iglesia de San José

9:00 pm Salsa Rhythms / Salsa Rhythms toca música latina

6 – 9:00 pm Cirque Louis performers / Artistas de Cirque Louis


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