Aztec Blessing at 12:30pm

Posted on Oct 20, 2012

Father & Son in Fire Ceremony

Sunday Oct 28

12:30 pm

Hance Park – downtown Phoenix

Bring your families and friends to see the performance by  Ehecatl Aztec Dancers – a beautiful family from Albuquerque ~ they will be opening the 1st Annual CALA Dia de Los Muertos Festival.

Primavera Ballet Folklorico, OpendanceAZ and Ollin Yoliztli Ballet Folklorico will follow Jaleo Music for the showcase of local talent.

Festival attendees can participate in a colorful procession with “Las Flacas” – 8-foot-tall animated puppets created by award winning artist Zarco Guerrero.  Children’s parade will be at 3 pm.

The Artists Mercado starts at 11 am.  Featuring local Latino Artists Martin Moreno Marco Albarran, Mary Ann Veth, Ruben Galicia, Monica Gisel,  The Phoenix Fridas, El Caballero de la Muerte and more.

Metalachi will rock the place at 4 pm and the Final Procession will start at 5 pm. It will be an amazing festival!  Don’t miss it!