Halloween isn’t just about dressing up for some candy, you can’t forget about Dia De Los Muertos and all the wonderful events taking place.

A Dia De Los Muertos celebration is once again being held in the plaza in La Mesilla. There will be lots of music, dancing, a parade, food, activities for the kids and art vendors galore. The celebration takes place on Friday, Oct. 28th from 12-6 p.m., Saturday, Oct. 29th from 12-4 p.m. and Sunday, Oct. 30th 12-5 p.m with a procession to the San Albino Cemetery beginning at 6 p.m. on Friday.

The event is free to attend, but canned good donations are appreciated. The donations go to the local food bank in Las Cruces. Have a wonderful time at the celebration with the whole family.