On Oct. 28 and 29, the City of Carlsbad’s Leo Carrillo Ranch Historic Park will feature the sights, sounds and tastes of Dia del los Muertos, a traditional Mexican holiday that celebrates, remembers and honors those who have departed.
Candlelight Tours Leo Carrillo Ranch Historic Park 6200 Flying Leo Carrillo Lane, Carlsbad Saturday, Oct. 28, 6:30, 7 and 7:30 p.m., $15 per person Enjoy the tranquil beauty of the Hacienda at night adorned with traditional decorations. During a candlelight tour, guests will have the first opportunity to view the ofrendas that will be on display at Leo Carrillo’s historic Hacienda to recognize Leo Carrillo, his wife Edith and his daughter Antoinette’s time at the Ranch. Traditional Mexican snacks and hot beverages are included. To make a reservation or for more information please visit www.carlsbadconnect.org. Advanced reservations are required.
Dia de Los Muertos Celebration Leo Carrillo Ranch Historic Park 6200 Flying Leo Carrillo Lane, Carlsbad Sunday, Oct. 29, 10 a.m. – 3 p.m., Free Visit and tour the Hacienda. Participate in Family Open Studio art projects designed for the whole family. Make homemade tortillas and enjoy live performances. Traditional Mexican food will also be available for purchase. To make a reservation or for more information please visit www.carlsbadconnect.org. Advanced reservations are required.
NOTE: The Oct. 31 concert at Dove Library featuring Cuarteto Carlos Chávez has been canceled.