-Casa de Las Calaveras: Day of the Dead Attraction at the East Los Angeles Library follows the Calaveras couple as they make their way back home to Earth for Dia de Los Muertos on Nov. 2 from 11 a.m. to 9:30 p.m. and free to the public.
-Dia de Los Muertos at East Los Angeles Civic Center will have special guest Gregorio Luke lecture on Dia de Los Meurtos at 8:30 pm along with other festivities exhibits and and alter contest. The event will be on Nov. 2 from 3 to 10 p.m. and free to the public.
-Self Help Graphics and Art’s 40 Years of Celebrating Dia de Los Muertos on Nov. 2 from 5 p.m. to 11 p.m. at 1300 East 1st Street Boyle Heights with feature a variety of artists to perform. The Grammy Award-winning artists Quetzal will perform along with Raul Y Mexia, heirs to Los Tigres del Norte fame. Josefina Lopez’s CASA 0101 will perform and NWA’s Arabian Prince will be DJing. Other acts include traditional Cuban music septetos LA Famila Valera Miranda, skacore band La Resistencia, post-punk band Aparato! and indie alternative ska artist Professor Galctico and Thee Commons.
-Alborde.com presents the 9th Annual Dia de Los Muertos on Nov. 2 at La Plaza de Cultura Y Artes at 501 N. Main Street in Los Angeles with a special guest performance by Voz De Mano playing together again after their over 10 year break up. Other acts performing are skacore Matamoska and Velorio from Bakersfield with art exhibits and altars. The event begins at 7 p.m.
-El Vorrio: A Day of the Dead Art Exhibit and Benefit for Plaza de La Raza featuring a performance La Sonora Dinamita on Nov. 2 from 7 to 10 p.m. at 3540 N. Mission Road Los Angeles. The event’s proceed go to Plaza de La Raza and presale tickets are $10 and $15 at the door.
Eastside Luv Dia De Los Muertos at Mariachi Plaza in Boyle Heights schedule:
Mariachi Plaza Kiosko Stage
9:30 p.m. – M.I.S. Mexican Institute Of Sound (D.F. Mex City)
7:45 p.m. – The Blue Agave (L.A.)
6:30 p.m. – Trio Ellas (L.A.)
5:00 p.m. – Los Diablos (established in L.A. in 1969)
3:45 p.m. – Chicano Son feat. Alice Bag & Bob Robles (L.A.)
2:45 p.m. – Mariachi Los Toros (L.A.)
1:15 p.m. – La Familia Valera Miranda (CUBA)
12:00 p.m. – Irene Diaz (L.A.)
The STATE Stage
10:00 p.m. – TBA
8:45 p.m. – The Real Niña Dioz (Monterrey, Mex)
7:30 p.m. – María del Pilar (L.A.)
5:45 p.m. – Lysa Flores with East LA Taiko (orL.A.)
4:45 p.m. – Cherry Glazerr (L.A.)
4:00 p.m. – Santoros (orL.A.)
2:45 p.m. – Bongoloidz (orL.A.)
1:45 p.m. – Buttertones (L.A.)
12:30 p.m. – Regime Noir (L.A.)