Day of the Dead
Day of the Dead at Woodlawn Cemetery
Sunday, November 1, 1pm - 4pm
Free Admission, Bike Valet & Parking
The City of Santa Monica invites the community to join this traditional celebration of Día de los Muertos featuring an opening procession, a workshop to create offerings for loved ones that have passed, a blessing with traditional music and dance, self-guided tours of the gravesites of famous locals, and musical perforamances throughout the day. Fresh tamales and pan de muerto will be available for purchase.
Free parking is available at the Santa Monica College lot located between 16th and 17th Streets on Pico Blvd., and along 14th St. A shuttle service will be available from the SMC Lot to cemetery entrance between 12:30pm - 4:30pm. Parking at SMC is made possible by SMC/Workforce & Economic Development Department.
Big Blue Bus Line 7 serves the cemetery.
The cemetery is wheelchair accessible and welcomes persons of all abilities. For special accommodations, please contact 310.458.8688 or TTY 310.917.6626.
Woodlawn Cemetery, 1847 14th Street, 310-458-8688
This event is produced by the City of Santa Monica Community & Cultural Services Department, Woodlawn Cemetery, Mortuary & Mausoleum, Pico Branch Library, and artist Paulina Sahagun. Parking at SMC is made possible by SMC/Workforce & Economic Development Department.