Saturday, Nov. 5, 11 a.m.-8 p.m.
Verdes Mexican Parrilla
Verdes Mexican Parrilla, located at 16018 Hamilton Pool Rd, Austin, TX 78738, is hosting a Day of the Dead celebration on Saturday, November 5, 2016 from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. The event is free and open to the public. Food, drink, art and wares are available for purchase in the pop up marcado.
Verdes Mexican Parrilla wants the surrounding communities of Dripping Springs, Bee Cave, Lakeway, Spicewood and Austin to enjoy the traditions of Day of the Dead (Dia de los Muertos) with authentic ofrendas (celebration of life altars) created by local artists and students. Entertainment includes mariachi music, folklorico dancing, calacas (skeleton) face painting and floral headband art. A Mercado (shopping market) will host local artisans and businesses. Members of the community are welcome to create their own altars to celebrate the life of a loved one.
Verdes Mexican Parrilla is a casual dining restaurant that specializes in a variety of grilled specialties infused with the spices of Mexico. They regularly host dinners and trips for their patrons. Verdes partnered with Decorator for Hire to create an authentic, fun festival for the holiday. Visit the Facebook event page for more information!