The Day of the Dead is a Catholic Church Holiday taking place on All Saints’ Day (November 1) and All Souls’ Day (November 2). During these days families and friends gather to remember and pray for those who have died. The city of La Paz organizes a series of events during the festival, like the contest for the best costume, altars and more.
The official date for this event has been announced. The Festival Dia de Muertos will take place November 1st and November 2nd, 2011.