Williamson County Hispanic Heritage Committee, Round Rock Ballet Folklorico, City of Round Rock, Round Rock Arts and Univision will be sponsoring a Dia de los Muertos procession and festival from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 2 in downtown Round Rock.
Dia de los Muertos is a traditional Meso-American holiday dedicated to the ancestors; it honors both death and the cycle of life.
Schedule of Events
- 5 p.m. -- Line up for Procession at Centennial Plaza
- 6 p.m. -- Start procession to Main Street Plaza
- 6 p.m. -- Craft vendors and Art Gallery in ArtSpace
- 6:30 p.m. -- Music and performance by Round Rock Ballet Folklorico
- 7 p.m. -- Arts Group performs
- 8 p.m. -- Salero, Latin tropical band
Participants are encouraged to dress up and join the procession to be part of the celebration.