Cemetery Celebrations

La Calaca Festival

The Skeleton Festival this weekend in San Miguel de Allende for Day of the Dead plus parties in the cemetery.

Earth Harp

The Earth Harp is the world’s largest stringed instrument with strings up to 1000 feet. The harp utilizes pre-existing architecture to transform the surroundings into a musical experience. During La Calaca, nightly performances of the Earth Harp at sunset will fill the streets of San Miguel with harmony and vibration. Performance times in the Jardin Principal:

Thursday Nov 1: 8:30 pm
Friday Nov 2: 10:30am & 8:00 pm
Sat Nov 3: 7:00 pm

What’s cool in San Miguel de Allende this weekend:

La Calaca Festival Nov. 1 – 4

What’s cool in Aspen this weekend:

AEF’s Flamingo-a-Go-Go Nov. 2

What’s cool in Santa Fe this weekend:

Recycle Santa Fe Art Festival Nov. 2 – 4

Stay Cool!

Jody

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Die Another Day

Renowned Mexican writer, Octavio Paz, notes

that a Mexican has no qualms about getting up close and personal with death – he/she “…chases after it, mocks it, courts it, hugs it, sleeps with it; it is a favorite plaything and most lasting love.”

Dia de los Muertos (Day of the Dead) Nov. 1 & 2

Photo: LA CALACA COUNTDOWN: 16 DAYS!

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Abrazos San Miguel – Day of the Dead Fabrics

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And Happy Halloween!

What’s cool in San Miguel de Allende this week:

Full moon ceremony Jardin Botanico  Charco del Ingenio 7pm Oct. 29

La Calaca Festival Nov. 1 – 4

What’s cool in Aspen this week:

AEF’s Flamingo-a-Go-Go Nov. 2

What’s cool in Santa Fe this week:

Halloween at The Lensic The Phantom of the Opera Oct. 31

Stay Cool!

Jody

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