Noche de las Calaveras

Date: November 3, 2017Time: 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Location:  Show map Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum
2021 N. Kinney Rd.
Tucson, AZ 85743
Contact: Mike SechrestPhone: 5208832702Website:
To celebrate the rich heritage of Dia de los Muertos (Day of the Dead), the Desert Museum is hosting a brand new event! Dia de los Muertos honors the departed souls of loved ones. Our theme this year will be to commemorate the animals and plants that make the Museum and Sonoran Desert such a special place. So what's included in my ticket?
💀 Six food stations
🦋 Three bar snacks
💀 Two drink tickets (alcoholic or specialty non-alcoholic)
🦋 Access to all activites (except the tequila tasting)
🍸 Are you an agave spirits aficionado? Enjoy a special guided tasting with tequila expert, Aaron Defeo of Casino Del Sol. Sample fine tequilas with your official Noche de las Calaveras commemorative glass, and enjoy creative Baja snacks by Chef Weston. Capacity is limited, so please preorder your tickets! (Additional $15 per person, 7:30 p.m., Ocotillo Café).
🎵 Enjoy live music by Salvador Duran
🦋 Admire the Day of the Dead altar, dedicated to the monarch butterfly
💀 Decorate your very own "sugar" skull
📸 Capture your clever side with Bash Box AZ Photobooths And Bus Rentals
🌵 Explore the newly renovated Agave Garden
🔥 Gaze into the glowing earth chiminea with Arkane Arts
🌱 Listen to "Day of the Dead in Deep History," by research social scientist, David Yetman (6:30 p.m., Warden Oasis Theater) and "Essence of Day of the Dead" by Graciela B. Robinson (8:30 p.m., Warden Oasis Theater).
🦊 Spend time with our animated animals
🌊 Experience the touch of stingrays (additional fee applies)
Price : $70/$65/$60