Dia de los Muertos 2008
NALT is sponsoring a unque and lively Spanish-style "celebracion" of Dia de los Muertos (The Day of the Dead) at the Bowen Park Auditorium, 500 Bowen Road, Nanaimo, on Saturday November 1, 2008. The seasonal celebration of life and past lives will feature entertainment by Musica Vagabundo and The Bill Johnson Blues Band. There will be a silent auction, great food and beverages, dancing, and general festivities. Costumes are encouraged! Doors and the bar will be open from 6 pm to 12 midnight with beef and salmon burgers on sale from 6:30 to 9 pm. The entrance charge is $15 including a buffet of munchies, drinks $1 and $4, burgers $5. Due to licensing regulations, no minors will be admitted. Tickets are available at the NALT Stewardship Centre, #8 – 140 Wallace Street, the Backyard Wildbird and Nature Store, Frontrunners, Alberni Outpost, and Falconers Books. Or at the door, if they are not all sold out.