Saturday, October 28
1:30 – 3:30 p.m.
Explore the two-day celebration Día de Los Muertos and discover the horticultural connections to this holiday and its cultural roots. Take a journey that began more than 3,000 years ago and learn about the history, traditions, symbols, and flowers that make up this colorful festival. You will create your own ofrenda to take home.
Carlos Barajas, horticulturist, Chicago Botanic Garden
Classroom 2, Learning Center