Postcard Perfect: Dia de los Muertos in Albuquerque

129 of 195 Photos | Dia de los Muertos in AlbuquerqueCheck out the original from Larry Lamsa

Postcard Perfect -- by Lydia Schrandt

The Day of the Dead, or Dia de los Muertos in Spanish, occurs the day after Halloween and is a celebration of friends and family who have passed away. In Albuquerque's South Valley, residents paint their faces and celebrate with the annual Marigold Parade.