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Dia De Los Muertos festival Sunday Oct 30
This Sunday, DAC's own Carolina Del Toro has curated a new show of work around "the Day of the Dead" for the Dia De Los Metros festival at the Downey Theatre. Come upstairs and enjoy the art exhibit in the lobby of the theatre. Full press release follows: ------ Approximately 15,000 festival goers will enjoy a full day of free family entertainment at the 4th annual Downey Dia de Los Muertos Art Festival, to be held Sunday, Oct. 30th, 2016, from ll:00 AM - 8 PM at the Downey Theatre and Civic Center, 8435 Firestone Blvd. Rated as one of the best events in Downey, the Festival opens with a welcome by City civic leaders, immediately followed by a performance of Aztec dancers that weave throughout the venue. The entertainment lineup includes film, ballet folklorico, music (romantica, mariachi, cumbia, latin jazz, mambo and much more), urban art, fine art, "make and take" calaveras (sugar skulls) and papel picado (tissue paper cut outs), costume contest, face [...]