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La Ultima Parada 2017

October 28, 2017 - October 29, 2017


La Ultima Parada is now spanning TWO days!

Saturday, October 28
Alum Rock Altar Walk – 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Cumbia Dance Party – 8:00pm to 11:00pm

Come experience the sights, sounds and tastes of the vibrant businesses along Alum Rock Avenue between King Road and Highway 101. The inaugural FREE Alum Rock Altar Walk will feature custom-made Day of the Dead altars by local artists. These altars will be exhibited in participating businesses along Alum Rock Avenue. We will also offer a variety of live music, food, and beverage tastings along the Altar Walk route. The Alum Rock Altar Walk will culminate with a FREE community Cumbia Dance Party at the School of Arts and Culture from 8:00 to 11:00 pm, featuring performance by Lado Oriente and Pasto Seco.

For more information please visit LaUltimaParada.org

Sunday, October 29th
La Ultima Parada Family Festival, 12:00 to 8:00 pm

The vibrancy of Mexican culture will be on full display at this year’s installment of La Ultima Parada a Celebration of Life on the Day of the Dead. This event features a collection of dances and musical performances that pay tribute to the past,present, and future of Mexican arts and culture.This long­standing Dia de los Muertos celebration returns in a major way with, an all­ day spectacular set to take place at the School of Arts and Culture at the Mexican Heritage Plaza. There will be a La Viejada traditional dance, carnival rides, kids’ activities, an altar gallery, and a special performance by Quetzal featuring. Aloe Blacc and Maya Jupiter. Tickets are only $5! Kids under 10 years of age are FREE

For more information please visit LaUltimaParada.org


School of Arts and Culture at MHP
1700 Alum Rock Avenue
San José, CA 95116 United States
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(408) 794-6250