Welcome to Arkansas State University!

News Article

ASU Museum to Celebrate Día de los Muertos, Nov. 1


JONESBORO – Arkansas State University Museum will host its annual Día de los Muertos celebration Thursday, Nov. 1, from 5 to 7 p.m.  Admission is free.

"In a fiesta-like atmosphere, visitors will enjoy numerous Day of the Dead-themed STEM activities, Mexican refreshments, and live music that will make them want to get up and dance," stated Jill Kary, curator of education.  "A beautiful, traditional altar will be set and adorned to honor deceased loved ones."

Visitors are invited to come as they are or in costume, but early arrival is encouraged. 

For more details, one many contact Kary, jkary@astate.edu or (870) 972-2074.

                                             # # #


Sugar-skull face painting is a big hit with visitors of ASU Museum’s Día de los Muertos event.