Oshkosh Public Museum’s Second-Annual Día de los Muertos Celebration is Saturday, October 28, 2023

Oshkosh, October 20, 2023 – The Oshkosh Public Museum is excited to offer its second-annual free community celebration of Día de los Muertos (Day of the Dead) from 11 AM to 4 PM on Saturday, October 28, 2023! At the Museum, visitors can share in this traditional celebration by viewing the community altar, making crafts, and watching performances by Ballet Folklórico Xanharati dancers and mariachi. Free face painting will also be offered by Whimbubble Studio inside the Museum’s Galena Room. Downtown, visitors can go to free showings of Disney Pixar’s “Coco.” This family movie will be shown at the Time Community Theater; Spanish language matinee at 2 pm, and an English language showing at 7 pm. All events are free and open to the public.

Thanks to Marigold Sponsor The Taqueria, the entire Museum will be admission-free all day on Saturday, October 28, 2023.

For more information about this event, visit oshkoshmuseum.org, and tune in to the Oshkosh Public Museum’s social media for updates. 


Contact: Kate Stel, Oshkosh Public Museum - 920.236.5763 or kstel@ci.oshkosh.wi.us