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Inaugural La Ofrenda Festival 2023
Founder & Creative Director
Oct 28, 2023
La Ofrenda Festival, Gilroy’s Inaugural Dia de Muertos Festival and Wellness Fair – a captivating celebration that weaves together the tapestry of arts, culture, and well-being!
Nestled in the heart of Downtown Gilroy, this extraordinary event is more than just a day of festivities; it’s an immersive experience that embraces the essence of Dia de Muertos – a time when families come together to honor their departed loved ones and celebrate the eternal bond between the living and the deceased. With vibrant ofrendas ( altars ) adorned with marigold flowers, moving performances, a community bike ride, and a variety of talented artists, our festival promises an unforgettable experience that will leave a lasting impression on the South County community and beyond.
La Ofrenda Festival is made possible with a Gilroy Elevate the Arts Grant, a program of SVCreates, with support from the David and Lucile Packard Foundation, the City of Gilroy, and the County of Santa Clara and fiscally Sponsored by Local Color, 501c3.