The New Orleans Botanical Garden presents the "Day of the Dead Dinner" honoring artist Enrique Alférez who created sculptures in the Botanical Garden and in City Park for a period of over 60 years. Chef Hugo Montero from Casa Borrega will host the dinner featuring traditional food and drink enjoyed on this Mexican holiday. Guests are encouraged to arrive in costume to celebrate their "Day of the Dead Dinner" and upon arrival they will be greeted with a special Margarita at the Garden entrance. Guests will then be escorted to visit the Day of the Dead Altar by Artist/Chef Hugo Montero in The Helis Foundation Enrique Alférez Sculpture Garden. After visiting the altar, guests will be seated at their tables in the Southern Shade Garden for dinner. For tickets and menu offerings click here.
Music will be provided by DJ Juane Jordan.
*Face masks covering the mouth and nose are required upon entry to the Garden per a directive from the City of New Orleans.