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  • Ong King: 1st Friday - Dia De Los Muertos - Dearly Departed - Day of the Dead Fiesta

  • Type: Entertainment/Art/Exhibit
    Date: Friday - 11/2/2018
    Time: 7:30pm - 2am
    Ong King's First Friday
    1154 Fort Street Mall
    Honolulu, Hawaii 96817
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    Cost: Cost: 10$ (art opening free)
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Willow Chang + Passport Productions + ONK KING Present

DEARLY DEPARTED~Day of the Dead Fiesta

Celebration for Dia De Los Muertos

Music + Dance for the living- and dearly departed

FIRST FRIDAY/FRIDAY, November 2nd, 2018

Ong King Arts Center, First Street Mall Honolulu, Hawai'i

$7 recommended donation

***Come and Celebrate an honored tradition in the Mexico and Latin America, Dia De Los Muertos. Known as ‘The Day of the Dead', this annual event pays homage to the deceased and one's ancestors, as well as a fiesta for the living. DEARLY DEPARTED, our Day of the Dead Celebration (12 years and counting), is a time honored tradition along with similar celebrations like Ching Ming/Bai San (Chinese) or the O-Bon season (of Japan).

DEARLY DEPARTED: Day of the Dead Fiesta returns, to Ong King!

Dia De Los Muertos,celebrated throughout Mexico and Latin American communities, to honor the life cycle, familia and loved ones. A celebration of the human experience, Dearly Departed is a festive, respectful, joyful and colorful event to remember those gone, while enjoying the gifts of those still here!

*MAIN Ofrenda (Altar):Bring photos and offerering for the community ofrenda (altar) (a picture of Grandpa, a candy for Sandy, a flower for Aunt Em, etc.)

PET Ofrenda (Altar), cause Fido is family. Our pets are sometimes our truest friends we'll ever know. Bring photos and treats to celebrate your furry, scaled or feathered friends gone.

*Wear your finest Skull wear!

*COSTUME AWARD for Best Male Calavera and Female Catarine (skeletons)

*Unique performances from spoken word to music to dance and micro theater

*Open Mic to talk story and toast a dearly departed

*The Virtual Ofrenda: upload pics of your loved ones on THIS fb page!

*Food and drinks by Ong King, of course!

Questions? Contact Willow at 292 -0820

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