What: Chiles, Chocolate, & Day of the Dead Festival
When: Friday, October 28th and Saturday, October 29th from 9:00am to 4:00pm
Where: Tohono Chul, 7366 N. Paseo del Norte, Tucson, AZ 85704
If you like the idea of meandering through beautiful botanical gardens whilst tasting chiles, savoring chocolate, and browsing artwork inspired by Días de Los Muertos, the Chiles, Chocolate, & Day of the Dead Festival is exactly where you need to be this weekend. This Friday and Saturday, Tonono Chul invites you to join them for culinary demonstrations, food and wine tastings, live entertainment, free Día de los Muertos-themed face painting, children’s activities, and more. Guests are encouraged to bring a token of remembrance to celebrate their loved ones who have passed and to participate in the tradition, honor, and culture of Días de Los Muertos.
Tickets to the event are $15; guests ages twelve and under get in for free! For a full list of vendors and entertainment, visit the event page here.