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FREE! 5th Annual Magnolia Park Dia De Los Muertos Block Party

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American Legion Hall, Post #472

7599 Avenue C

Houston, TX 77012

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Join us & celebrate the historic Houston neighborhood of Magnolia Park, the city's first true "barrio."

We'll have performances from:

Los Skarnales
Zenteno Spirit
Sister Sister Y Los Misters
Selena Q. Tribute
Robert Rodriguez & Mas Pulpo
Plus, mariachis, Aztec dancers & ballet folklorico dancers perform throughout the day, with a special rendition of "La Llorona."

Shop gifts & apparel from:

Las Ofrendas & the neighborhood's own #puroMagnolia artist, Magnolia Grown!

Are you a car lover? Even if you aren't, you'll be awed by the award-winning lowriders from Houston's Texas Lowrider Council--art on wheels!

We're also proud to announce a new feature of the block party: "Magnolia Park, Houston's First Barrio," a historic exhibit organized in collaboration with Magnolia Grown, Houston Community College District, Houston Public Library & YOU--Magnolia Park residents! Never before has there been an exhibit dedicated to celebrating Magnolia Park's rich history as one of the oldest Houston neighborhoods & THE oldest Mexican neighborhood in the city.

Enjoy these other family-friendly activities at the block party & more:

  • LISTEN to live music from local artists

  • LEARN about the rich history of the Magnolia Park neighborhood

  • PARTICIPATE in traditional Dia de los Muertos altar-building

  • SHOP gifts, clothes, and more, from local vendors

  • EAT amazing food from local restaurants

  • CREATE collaborative art celebrating the people of Magnolia Park

  • TAKE PHOTOS with your friends in our photobooth to remember the day

Official Spanish TV Media partner: Telemundo Houston

Sponsorship opportunities are still available--email diadelosmuertosblockparty@gmail.com for more info!

Drinks available for sale by cash or card. The block party area is accessible to people with limited mobility. Services for concessions offered in English and Spanish.

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American Legion Hall, Post #472

7599 Avenue C

Houston, TX 77012

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