Even more Día de los Muertos celebrations in San Antonio, TX

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Join the community in honoring loved ones during Día de los Muertos at Pearl.

Photo by Matt Buikema

While Spiritlandia and Muertos Fest two of the city’s largest celebrations of the year — are behind us, Día de los Muertos is still in full force in the Alamo City.

According to tradition, the gates of heaven are opened at midnight on Oct. 31 and the spirits of the dead can rejoin their families over the next two days, extending celebrations until Nov. 2.

If you didn’t get a chance to catch last week’s festivities, we’ve got you covered with a few more you can plan to attend.

  • Día de Los Muertos Fireworks 2022! | Wed., Nov. 2 | 4 p.m. | Woodlawn Lake Park, 1103 Cincinnati Ave, San Antonio | Free | The evening will culminate with a 20-minute display of pyrotechnic fireworks that are set to go off at 8:15 p.m.
  • Día de los Muertos Lantern Release | Wed., Nov. 2 | 5 p.m. | 3700 W Commerce St, San Antonio | $10.00 - $15.00 | This is the second annual Día de Los Muertos Lantern Lighting at Elmendorf Lake Park.
  • 45th Annual Dia de los Muertos “Altares y Ofrendas” Exhibiton | Wed., Nov. 2 | 6 p.m. | Centro Cultural Aztlan, 1800 Fredericksburg Rd #103, San Antonio | Free | This exhibit will feature works and installations created by San Antonio artist couples.
  • Día de los Muertos at Pearl | Wed., Nov. 2 | 5-9 p.m. | 303 Pearl Pkwy, San Antonio | Free | Take part in festivities featuring with multiple altars + ofrendas, childrens’ activities, live music, and art installations.

This is also your friendly reminder that you can stream the Spiritlandia one-hour television special on Peacock today, Tues., Nov. 1, in both English and Spanish at 7 p.m.

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