Public Altar Guidlines

Public Altars

Feel free to bring a ofrenda or memorial altar for your lost loved one. Please follow these guidelines:

  • The festival has public altar locations to house your memorial altar.

  • The maximum altar size is 2ft wide x 2ft high x 1ft deep.

  • You may bring your altar to our site on Friday, Nov 2 between 1p and 3p or during the festival from 5:00pm until it closes at 11:00pm.

  • Altar ambassadors will be on site to assist you Nov 2 until 8pm to assist you

  • Please take your altar back home when you leave the festival!

  • Altars left after 11 pm on Nov 2  will be discarded.

  • Remember to use photocopies and replicas of valued photos and mementos. The tent is not guaranteed protection from wind and weather.

  • We have a few spots available for larger altars.(8ftx4ft) If you are interested in one,  follow the link for LARGE ALTARS.  Spots are assigned on a first come first serve basis.

  • If your altar is small (size of a milk crate) you can simply bring it to the festival and place it in the Public Altar space.  

Please pick up your altar when you leave the festival on Thursday, November 2. Altars left after Friday, November 2 will be discarded.