30th Viva la Vida Festival
October 19, 2013 | 2–10 pm
419 Congress Avenue, Austin, TX 78701
Mexic-Arte Museum announces the 30th Viva la Vida Festival. This year, the Museum will present the 30th Anniversary of the festival with the debut of 100 Catrinas during the Grand Procession and a reunion call to all Austinites who have participated over the years. The free annual street festival is Austin’s largest and longest-running Day of the Dead event and features a Grand Procession, Latino artists and entertainment, an exhibition with community altars inside the museum, and educational programs. Attendees will also enjoy traditional foods from local food trucks, hands-on art activities, artist demos, and traditional and contemporary Latino art.
The 2013 event is co-sponsored by the City of Austin. Please visit mexic-artemuseum.org for complete schedule and locations.