About This Event
The annual Dia de los Muertos (Day of the Dead) will be celebrated in Old Town on November 1-3, 2019. This free event will include the traditional candlelight procession on November 2nd starting at 6PM, beginning at the entrance of the Old Town State Historic Park, located at San Diego Avenue and Twiggs Street. The procession will travel down San Diego Avenue to El Campo Santo Cemetery. The celebration will continue throughout the weekend with street food, vendors and activities on San Diego Avenue. Many Old Town restaurants will be providing special Dia de los Muertos menus and live music, along with activities for the entire family, including traditional face painting, mask making and many more.
The event attracts over 30,000 attendees.They represent a diverse spectrum of age and ethnicity. Most of the attendees are local, in-state, or regional residents, but there are also many attendees that visit San Diego from national and international origin.
Show dates and times:
Saturday, November 2nd 12pm – 10pm ***(Limited space available on Saturday).
Sunday, November 3rd 10am – 6pm
Standard Booth size: 10 x 10 (FOOD: 10w x 20d)