With hundreds of people in attendance, the Missouri State Department of Languages, Cultures and Religions hosted the Día de Muertos (Day of the Dead) festival on Nov. 2.
The annual festival is a deeply rooted tradition in certain areas of Mexico and has gained popularity in recent years. It can be celebrated on the first and/or second day of November.
Rodriguez de la Vega described the event as a “joyful celebration” where people remember their loved ones who have died. [Read more…] about MSU brings life to Day of the Dead