14th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest People
Día de Muertos Festival

New Mexico is full of different cultures. One of the most prominent comes from the Mexican heritage of the State. The rich culture shines through the local cuisine, festivals, history, and people throughout the State. One festival in particular is the Día de los Muertos (Day of the Dead) festival. This festival is meant to honor, remember, and celebrate the memory of loved ones who have passed.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 10.2015
Date Uploaded: 09.2016
Photo Location: Mesilla, New Mexico, United States of America
Camera: Canon EOS REBEL T3i
Copyright: © Rachel Tvede