13th Annual Noche de Altares in Santa Ana

13th Annual Noche de Altares

13th Annual Noche de Altares


El Centro Cultural de México presents
The largest Día de los Muertos celebration in Orange County!

13th Annual Noche de Altares

Save the Date and join us on November 7th 2015 from 1-10pm on Calle Cuatro in downtown Santa Ana.
With the great help of Centro volunteers and local community members, Noche de Altares continues growing year in and year out as more and more people join the celebration of our sacred traditions.
The purpose of this celebration is to honor our ancient customs all the while bringing community members together through art, culture, and compassion.

Participate this year in various ways:

Build An Altar
Invite your family and friends to build an altar in memory of a deceased loved one or to bring awareness to a social issue. Participation is open to all members of the community and organizations.
Deadline to reserve a space is Wednesday, September 30th.
For more information please email: altars@elcentroculturaldemexico.org and see attached Altar Maker Form.

Be a Vendor
Be vendor and sell your wares to over 30,000 attendees at Noche de Altares.
Deadline to reserve a space is Friday, July 31st.
For more information please email: vendors@elcentroculturaldemexico.org and see attached Vendor Form.

Be a Food Vendor
Deadline to reserve a space is Monday, August 17th.
For more information please email: foodvendors@elcentroculturaldemexico.org and see attached Food Vendor Form.

Volunteer Your Time
It takes an entire community to put on this community event! Sign up for one or more shifts.
It’s a great way for students to get community service hours.
For more information please email: volunteers@elcentroculturaldemexico.org and see attached Volunteer Form.

Make a Donation
Support this free, family-friendly, community-funded event by making a donation! Your generous gift will go towards the construction of the community altar, the creation of traditional art exhibits, and supplies for children’s arts and crafts workshops. You may also make your gift in honor of a deceased loved one and have his/her name listed alongside yours in the event program.
For more information about Business Sponsorship please email: nochedealtares@elcentroculturaldemexi… and for Community Donation see attached Community Form.

Spread The Word!!!
Help us spread the word by telling your family, friends, and co-workers to join in the celebration and share the various ways they can participate in this year’s 13th Annual Noche de Altares.

Thank you for your help and we look forward to seeing you on Saturday, November 7th!

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