(Nacogdoches, TX) – The 5th Annual Día de los Muertos Fiesta will be held in Downtown Nacogdoches on Saturday, November 4th from 3:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. The Nacogdoches Public Library is partnering with the SFA Art Galleries and Cole Art Center to present this year’s event which will be held on the downtown square around the Convention and Visitors Bureau. Organizers are inviting businesses, organizations, and other groups to register to participate, and forms will be available at the Nacogdoches Public Library at 1112 North Street and at the Cole Art Center at 329 East Main Street. “This event has become a local treasure thanks to the passion and hard work of John Handley and Alisa Steed at the Cole Art Center, and we’re so pleased with this year’s new location on the square,” says Crystal Hicks, assistant library director. “We welcome a variety of vendors and activity stations, and there will be plenty of entertainment, including a costume contest.” Proceeds from the event will benefit the Friends of the Nacogdoches Public Library. For more information, please call the library at 936-559-2970 or the Cole at 936-468-5500.
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