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Join us on Sunday, October 30 at Greater Ithaca Activities Center (GIAC) from 3:30PM to 6:30PM for our celebration of Día de los Muertos and our tribute to the legendary Juan Gabriel, a Mexican singer and songwriter who died in late August.

There will be performances by Belle Sherman Mariachi, Ballet Folklórico of Ithaca, and a special performance by Carlos Hernan Gutierrez! Music will be by DJ Luis Vivanco

There will also be a free Nuevo León Polka Workshop with Ballet Folklórico of Ithaca!, art activities, face painting, games, free tamales and other tasty treats!

The event is free and open to the public. 

Featured photo courtesy of Flickr.