NO CHARGE TO PARTICIPATE
DEADLINE THURSDAY, OCTOBER 29TH.
- Altars must remain until judging is done and announce, estimated time 6:30pm.
- Design a creative name for your Altar, ensure it is not offensive
- Display area not to exceed (regular table) 8ft in length and 6ft in width. CLICK TO VIEW CONTEST RULES:
EARLY BIRD CATCHES THE WORM . Saturday, October 31st, start your set-up from noon to 6:00 p.m. Build a traditional “Dia de Los Muertos” Altar for a chance to win on-site cash prize!
To enter our competition please submit this online form. View contest rules for additional details.
APPLY NOW TO BECOME AN OFFICIAL CONTESTANT
By submitting this application you grant La Vista Memorial Park & Mortuary the unconditional right to use any and all photographs taken on or about November 1st and 2nd 2015 and which depict you and/or your booth or other displays either alone or with others during the course of the Dia de Los Muertos Event, in all media and in all forms and for all purposes, including without limitations, advertising and other promotional endeavors without further compensation.
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|Please make sure to read the guidelines to be eligible to win a prize stated on the Altar application.Before filling out your application, please read through the following rules and instructions:
We STRONGLY encourage you to start your altar the evening prior to the event, or at least drop off your altar supplies. You can start as early as Saturday at noon until 6 p.m.
Please be respectful of the altar space by bringing large trash bags to clean your space. Please do not leave a trace of trash. Those with altar spaces not left clean of trash and debris will lose their deposit and will not be allowed to return the following year.
On Sunday, November 1st, you must be inside the cemetery by 10am at the latest. You will NOT be allowed to enter the cemetery after 10am – NO EXCEPTIONS – remember, doors will open to the public at 12pm. This is a Fire Department requirement. Please plan ahead, arrive organized and as early as possible for an enjoyable setup-experience. Thank you.
Once you enter the cemetery find your name and numbered space on the map (the signs with your altar name), unload your supplies and IMMEDIATELY MOVE YOUR CAR to the designated parking spaces. PLEASE, PLEASE, PLEASE! Arrive on time for we have turned away late entries. This is painful!
Lighting will be provided, however you are encouraged to bring your own battery operated lighting for a more dramatic effect.
GUIDELINES FOR BUILDING YOUR ALTAR