The Los Angeles Rams will participate in a week-long celebration of Día de los Muertos beginning on Friday, October 25 and culminating on Sunday, November 3. The initiative is designed to honor the sacred holiday and celebrate the tradition with a Community Rams-themed Altar and "Día de los Muertos Night", custom merchandise, and appearances by Latin-inspired musical group Mariachi Rams at various locations throughout Los Angeles.
Below are additional details about the Rams week-long Día de los Muertos celebration:
Community Rams-themed Altar on Olvera Street
Fans and community members will have the opportunity to offer mementos and adorn the Community Rams-themed Altar with items such as pan de Muertos, framed pictures, candles and more. The altar will be positioned on Olvera Street until Sunday, November 3.
When & Where:
Friday, October 25 from 1:00 - 3:00 p.m. PT the installation of the Community Rams-themed Altar
Location: Olvera Street, 125 Paseo De La Plaza, Los Angeles, CA 90012
Rams Día de los Muertos Night at Plaza de la Raza
The Rams will host a "Día de los Muertos Night" that will feature a ceremonial program with live music, a performance by Aztec dancers, face painting and more. Attendees will also have the chance to play the family-fun, bingo-style RamsLotería game and win prizes courtesy of the Rams and PepsiCo.
When & Where:
Friday, November 1 from 5:00 – 9:30 p.m. PT
Plaza de la Raza located at 3540 North Mission Road, Northeast Los Angeles, CA, 90031
Mariachi Rams to Perform at "Día de los Muertos" Events Across Los Angeles
The team's Latin-inspired musical group, Mariachi Rams, will perform at various "Día de los Muertos" events across the LA region. Mariachi Rams, led by Grammy nominated recording artist and producer Jose Hernandez, is a nine-piece Los Angeles based group that wears a traditional charro suit featuring the Rams throwback colors (royal blue and yellow) along with boots designed by local artist Kickstradomis.
Schedule of appearances:
Sunday, October 27 from 4:30 – 6:00 p.m. PT at the Social & Public Art Resource Center (SPARC) located at 685 Venice Blvd., Venice, CA 90291
Tuesday, October 29 from 5:30 – 6:30 p.m. PT at the Cypress Park Branch Library located at 1150 Cypress Ave, Los Angeles, CA, 90065
Friday, November 1 from 8:00 – 9:00 p.m. PT at Plaza de la Raza located at 3540 North Mission Road, Northeast Los Angeles, CA, 90031
Saturday, November 2 from 11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. PT at the Center Stage on Olvera Street