TODAY’S HOURS: 8 am – 6 pm

TODAY’S HOURS: 8 am – 6 pm 

Día de los Muertos, Celebration of Life

Join us for Día de los Muertos, Celebration of Life at Fort Worth Botanic Garden and Botanical Research Institute of Texas.

All Day | Ofrendas
Visit our Garden Center ofrenda and all its antiquities. This altar is for viewing only. Pay homage to your departed loved ones with the time-honored tradition of placing a photo at our second ofrenda located in the Rock Springs area.*

10 a.m. – 12 p.m. | Parade
Start the day by looking for our entry in the Día de los Muertos en Fort Worth Parade at 10 a.m. hosted by Artes de la Rosa in Historic Northside.

Childrens’ Afternoon / 3 – 5:30p
Children are encouraged to come in their costumes, partake in the photo backdrops, enjoy available food items from the Rock Springs Café, paletas from the cart, and enjoy games and crafts. Pumpkins will be for sale based on availability. General garden admission rates apply.
Location: In front of Rock Springs Café

Adult Evening / 5:30 – 9p
DJ Raulito will get the evening started with live music and an all-new light show. TCU Mariachi band will kick start the festivities followed by the Folklorico dancers. Enjoy an evening under the stars with dancing, a cash bar, Socorro Tequila, and Dank Vodka tastings and food from Rock Springs Café. $15 for adults after 5:30 p.m.
VIP Tables will be available for 8 people each at $150. Inclusive drinks and beverages at $30/person. Tables will be set at the front of the stage.
Location: In front of Rock Springs Café

Purchase tickets here.

*(Note: We will not be able to return photos from the ofrenda. Please bring copies of photos you will not need returned.)


Oct 30 2021


5:30 pm - 9:00 pm

The event is finished.