Minneapolis-- Midtown Global Market in Minneapolis is celebrating the Mexican National holiday "Day of the Dead" Saturday November 3rd.
"Day of the Dead", or Dia de los Muertos, will take place from noon to 6 p.m. and will feature cooking demonstrations, creating ofrendas (altars remembering the dead), competitions, and more!
All of the events are free and will focus on the cultural and culinary traditions of Latin America and Dia de los Muertos. The holiday has been celebrated since pre-Columbian times in Mexico and other Latin countries with the purpose of the living to remember and honor their departed relatives.
For more information visit the Global Market homepage.