The El Paso Funeral Museum is celebrating its 5th anniversary by putting the fun in funeral.

They are marking the occasion with a Dia de los Muertos event that includes Luchas and the Annual Hearse Show and Shine featuring some sweet rides – as well as a few last rides if you know what I mean and I think you do.

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About the El Paso Funeral Museum

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Located at 6111 S. Desert Blvd inside Perches Funeral Home, this museum is arguably the most unique in town. Among the displays are a refurbished horse-drawn hearse from the 1850s and an exhibit dedicated to Día de los Muertos altars.

Like other more traditional museums, it has memorabilia, oddities, artifacts, and, yes, even a gift shop.

What’s In Store at the Day of the Dead Event?

The free family-friendly event is going to be anything but a somber occasion.

Any day above ground is a good one, so you might as well have a good time, amirite? Yes, even at a funeral museum inside a funeral home.

Along with the static displays of classic cars and tricked-out hearses, the Dia de los Muertos event will include food trucks, vendors, an alter competition, a Lucha Frontera exhibition, and a Catrina Runway.

Wait, whaaat?! Yup, you read that correctly; a Catrina Runway. Elegant skeletal models will walk the walk and strike a pose on the catwalk.

El Paso Funeral Museum Dia de los Muertos At-a-Glance

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• Sunday, October 29
• Perches Funeral Home, 6111 S. Desert Blvd
• 12 p.m. to 7 p.m.
• Family-friendly and free to attend

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