Night of the Dead

Night of the Dead

Traditions connected with the holiday of Dia de los Muertos include honoring the deceased using Calaveras and  marigold flowers known as cempazúchitl, building home alters called ofrendas with the favorite foods and beverages of the departed, and visiting graves with these items as gifts for the deceased. Time of event to follow in November. 

Vallarta Botanical Gardens

Vallarta Botanical Gardens

The Vallarta Botanical Garden (VBG) was awarded the prestigious “Garden Excellence Award for 2022” presented by the American Public Gardens Association (APGA), North America’s most important public garden organization. This marks the first time that any garden outside the U.S. has received this coveted honor, and we beat over 600 other public garden institutions in North America to win.