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Día de los Muertos Altar Celebration and Procession

Join Fleisher and the official Día de los Muertos committee Calaca Flaca (Skinny Skeleton) as we hold our sixth annual Día de los Muertos celebration. On this special night, join the community for a procession through South Philadelphia, ending in the Sanctuary. Explore the elaborate altar installation designed by local artists with help from Fleisher students, browse wares created by local artisans, and enjoy special performances.

In the event of inclement weather, the procession will be held Thursday, November 1, from 4:00-6:00 p.m.

Schedule of events:
2:00 p.m. Procession participants gather at Southwark School (1835 S. 9th Street)

4:00 p.m. Procession departs Southwark School and heads towards Fleisher accompanied by live music by Son Revoltura

5:40 p.m. Procession arrives at Fleisher

6:00 p.m. Event opening with Aztec dance group Kalpulli Xiuhcóatl and DJ AfroTaínos

6:30 p.m. Opening remarks, dedication to Ana Guisell Palma, and artist talk with Alexis Nutini

7:00 p.m. Live performance by Katari

9:00 p.m. Event ends

Agenda de eventos
2:00 p.m. Participantes en la Procesión se reunen en la Escuela Southwark

4:00 p.m. La procesión camina en dirección de Fleisher con música en vivo por Son Revoltura

5:40 p.m. La procesión llega a los predios de Fleisher

6:00 p.m. Ceremonia se apertura con Kalpulli Xiuhcóatl (Danza Azteca) y música de DJ AfroTaínos

6:30pm Apertura oficial: La Calaca Flaca le da la bienvenida al público, dedicación a Ana Guisell Palma, conversación con el Artista Alexis Nutini

7:00 p.m. Presentación en vivo Katari

9:00 p.m. Clausura del evento