The Magical Forest will host its inaugural Día de los Muertos celebration on Friday, November 1.
LAS VEGAS – This year the Magical Forest at Opportunity Village is hosting its inaugural Día de los Muertos Celebration. Join us in an evening of merriment filled with uniquely decorated altars, traditional food, spectacular entertainment and more on Friday, November 1.
The festivities will include a wide variety of performers from mariachi bands to ballet folklorico. There will be an abundance of food vendors providing delicious Mexican cuisine and beverages. The Magical Forest will be filled with traditional Día de los Muertos décor and altars decorated by community partners. The theme park will offer sugar skull face painting, games and our traditional rides and attractions attendees have come to love including the Forest Express Passenger Train and Cheyenne’s Enchanted Carousel.
Tickets to Día de los Muertos at the Magical Forest are just $15 per person and include access to all rides and attractions. Ticket may be purchased online by clicking here. Food, beverages, face painting available on-site for an additional fee.
Another special opportunity the evening of November 1st, are Día de los Muertos wedding and vow renewal packages. We welcome lovebirds to join us in a festive atmosphere and celebration of love. The ceremony welcomes moments of joy and remembrance of the departed.
Opportunity Village’s wedding package includes admission to Día de los Muertos at the Magical Forest for the bride and groom plus eight guests, the officiant, themed décor, cupcakes for the couple, and a souvenir photo. Plus, either before or after the wedding, you can partake in all the other offerings in the Magical Forest!
About Opportunity Village
Mission: Opportunity Village is a not-for-profit organization that serves people within our community with significant intellectual disabilities, to improve their lives and the lives of their families.
Seven families who were determined to give their children with disabilities the best lives possible founded Opportunity Village in 1954. Now, more than six decades later, Opportunity Village is one of the most recognized and respected organizations of its type in the United States.
Nevada’s largest employer of people with disabilities, Opportunity Village serves nearly 2,000 individuals annually, providing vocational training, employment, habilitation and social recreation programs and services that make their lives more purposeful and interesting.
Opportunity Village clients – individuals who were previously considered unemployable – work at Opportunity Village’s Employment Resource Centers and in jobs throughout the community, collectively earning wages amounting to more than $3.6 million in 2018. They are hardworking and diligent, proudly paying taxes and happily leading more fulfilling lives.
Jenna Greene, R&R Partners
702.228.0222 / 702.318.4289
Kristin Hoxie, Opportunity Village
702.880.4043 / 702.572.2734