Art VallARTa Presents Its Day Of The Dead Celebration

Art VallARTa day of the dead festival

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Starting Friday, October 25th, from 18:00 h to 21:00 h with a street party and live music on stage, plus an all-new gallery exhibition, this year’s Art Vallarta Day of the Dead celebration will take place in Zona Romántica.

Expect to see giant alebrijes! (colored mexican art sculptures) and commemorative altars to honor those who’ve passed on. Costumes are encouraged.

Inside the ART VallARTA gallery and studios, available for sale, you will find original art, including in-theme paintings and sculptures by noted local, regional, and international artists.

Visitors are expected from around the Banderas Bay region and beyond, the seating will be provided and refreshments available.

The street stage activities will include a preview of “La Noche de los Alebrijes – Til Death Does Us Art,” a bilingual play written and directed by Georgina Escobar, an acclaimed and award-winning playwright from New York City who was born in Mexico and raised in Chihuahua and Zacatecas.

Bilingual performances are scheduled at the following days and times:

  • Thursday, October 31, 1:00 p.m.
  • Friday, November 1, 1:00 p.m.
  • Saturday, November 2, 1:00 p.m.
  • Sunday, November 3, 7:00 p.m.
  • Friday, November 8, 7:00 p.m.
  • Saturday, November 9, 7:00 p.m.
  • Sunday November 10, 7:00 p.m.


ART VallARTa Director Nathalie Herling invites everyone in the Banderas Bay region and beyond to attend. Tickets are available online at or at the door of ART VallARTa theater from 290.00 pesos (Calle Pilitas #213). Connect via Facebook with Art VallARTa on ➡