Nov 01, 2019

Scenes from Austin’s Día de los Muertos Parade

Photos by Jun Yang

Frida Kahlo look-alikes, Aztec dancers and marchers in sugar skull makeup paraded down Sixth Street as part of Austin’s 36th annual Viva la Vida Parade and Festival on Saturday, Oct. 26, 2019. Sponsored by the Mexic-Arte Museum and the City of Austin, the event is Austin’s largest celebration of the Dia de los Muertos or Day of the Dead. Thousands were treated to music, food, art and a lowrider car exhibit.