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“Ofrendas” (Offerings) Day of the Dead Family Fun Day & Fine Art Exhibit Opening

October 7, 2018 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm   |  
Fort Lauderdale Historical Society
| Free with museum admission

Join the Fort Lauderdale Historical Society in celebrating another year of life and the remembrance of our loved ones in preparation for Dia de los Muertos. Family Fun Day is a free public event featuring a sharing of stories, a decorating of sugar skulls activity, creating paper flowers and touring the community “Ofrendas” exhibition, which will be on view Oct. 7–Nov. 2. Marvel at the colorful and creative traditions that surround Mexico’s Día de los Muertos (Day of the Dead). The New River Inn at Fort Lauderdale Historical Society will be awash in bold hues and cultural history, as it showcases traditional community memorial altars or “ofrendas,” covered in photographs, flowers and favorite items of the dearly departed. http://www.fortlauderdalehistoricalsociety.org/event/florida-day-of-the-dead-ofrenda-art-exhibition

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Date:
October 7, 2018
Time:
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Cost:
Free with museum admission
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Fort Lauderdale Historical Society
219 Southwest 2nd Avenue, , Fort Lauderdale, FL 33301 United States
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954-463-4431
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http://www.fortlauderdalehistoricalsociety.org/
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