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Upcoming Events

Día de los Muertos: Honoring Day of the Dead

October 28 - November 1

Come celebrate Día de los Muertos with the Grand Rapids Public Library. Day of the Dead is a Mexican holiday that honors family and friends who have passed on. Loved ones come together to build altars that celebrate the life and memory of the dead. This is a time of celebration and joy, filled with talk and memories of those who have died. Altars from members of the community honoring family and friends will be on display. Every altar is unique and taken together they create a fascinating portrait of what citizens of Grand Rapids hold close to them. 

Día de los Muertos Family Day will be held Sunday, October 29, 1:00-4:30 pm. 

Free and open to the public.