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Dia de los Muertos

Sunday, November 1, 2020
1:00 pm8:00 pm

Experience the excitement and discover the meaning of El Dia de los Muertos, (the Day of the Dead), virtually. The 2020 Day of the Dead will be celebrated with ofrendas (traditional memorial displays) in two downtown locations: Nebraska History Museum 131 Centennial Mall North (15th and P Streets) and Bennett Martin Public Library, 136 S 14th Street (14th and N Streets).

Virtual experiences include storytelling, mariachi music, traditional Mexican folkloric dance, musical performances, t-shirt designs, art making, and more. Admission to all performances and activities at this family-oriented event is free for everyone! Event activities and performances can be viewed on History Nebraska’s website: