All Souls: Opening night
Free. Donations welcome.
A family-oriented community event reflecting the tradition of many cultures around the world where the days at the end of October and beginning of November are a time for honouring the dead in our lives through ceremony and celebration and the maintenance of family grave sites. All Souls is hosted by Mountain View Cemetery to honour and remember the dead.
Date and time
October 26 2013, 6:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.
Mountain View Cemetery, 5455 Fraser Street
Celebration Hall is open for the creation of personal memorials. Candles, flowers, and paper are by donation and are provided to create your own personal memorial. Tea will also be served.
The cemetery registry is open for locating specific graves.
6:30 pm - Bring your lantern to Macdonald park (44th Avenue and Prince Edward Street) and join a lantern lit musical procession to the cemetery.