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Viva la Vida Festival & Parade

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Presented by Mexic-Arte Museum at Mexic-Arte Museum, Austin TX

Oct 31 2015
Viva la Vida Festival & Parade

VIVA LA VIDA 
32nd Annual Festival & Parade Celebrating Day of the Dead

AUSTIN, TX—Mexic-Arte Museum is thrilled to announce the date for the annual Viva la Vida Festival on October 31, 2015 from 12:00pm – 8:00pm in downtown Austin. This year, Austin’s largest and longest-running Day of the Dead event and features a grand procession, artist vendors, live music, a grand sugar skull piñata float by local piñata artisans Monica and Sergio Lejarazu, an exhibition with community altars

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ADMISSION INFO

Free Admission to Festival and Parade;

$10 admission to El Jimador Salutes Day of the Dead Evening Reception

Contact: 512-200-7278

Email: adriano@mexic-artemuseum.org

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INDIVIDUAL DATES & TIMES*

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GRAND PROCESSION Date: October 31, 2015 Parade staging: 11:00 a.m. Parade launch: 12:00 noon Route: The parade will gather on 6th street between Chicon and Comal, and travel an entire mile west on 6th street to the festival location on 4th and Congress.

* Event durations (if noted) are approximate. Please check with the presenting organization or venue to confirm start times and duration.

LOCATION

Mexic-Arte Museum

419 Congress Avenue, Austin, TX 78701

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The Austin Creative Alliance is funded in part by the City of Austin through the Economic Development Department's Cultural Arts Division and by grants from Texas Commission on the Arts and the National Endowment for the Arts which believes that a great nation deserves great art. The Creative Alliance also receives generous in-kind support from CreateAustin, and Time Warner Cable News. We are also grateful for the ongoing support and participation of our members and patrons.

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