All Souls: Celebrating Mexican Day of the Dead
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
November 1 2013, 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Mountain View Cemetery, 5455 Fraser Street
Final night of All Souls at Mountain View Cemetery.
|6:00 pm - 9:00 pm||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.|
|7:00 pm - 9:00 pm||
El Mariachi will walk through the cemetery, beginning with a concert at Vancouver Crematorium at 7:00 pm. The procession stops at shrines, Celebration Hall, and back to where they started.
Sponsored by Vancouver Memorial Services and Crematorium and Hamilton Harron Funeral Home.