Around Town | Dia De Los Muertos at Eternal Valley
Video by Megan Perez
[Press Release] “We are honored to host this important celebration and to help families and friends remember and celebrate their loved ones,” said Curtis Woods II, General Manager, Eternal Valley Memorial Park Mortuary. “In addition, we are extremely grateful for the generous support and leadership of our committee members, the Santa Clarita Valley Latino Chamber of Commerce, and the De Mi Sueños Cultural Arts Program.”
Dia De Los Muertos is a celebration practiced in Mexico, in other parts of Latin America and in parts of the United States as a way of bringing families and friends together to remember ancestors and celebrate life and culture. The Dia De Los Muertos Santa Clarita Valley featured entertainment and activities throughout the day culminating in a service co-celebrated by Father Norm from St. Kateri Tekakwitha Catholic Church in Santa Clarita and Capitana Maria E. Soria.
The celebration included performances by Ballet Folklorico, Danza Azteca, and a Mariachi band.
The Dia De Los Muertos Santa Clarita Valley event is sponsored by the Santa Clarita Valley Latino Chamber of Commerce, the De Mi Sueños Cultural Arts Program, and Eternal Valley. For more information call 661.299.7684 or email email@example.com.©2014 SCVTV