Día de los Muertos 2015

Sagamore Hills Elementary’s Third Annual
Día de los Muertos Festival + 5k + Skull Sprint

Saturday, October 31st, 2015

Día de los Muertos Festival

Cost is Free!

The festival will include a mariachi band, sugar skull face painting, holiday traditions, as well as other fun activities and crafts for both adults and children. Taqueria el Vecino will be on site offering food for purchase.

5k RUN


This year the 5k is a PEACHTREE QUALIFIER!  Runners Fit Race Works will be timing the race, and the course is USATF certified.  See Map.

Open to the public, the 5 kilometer race begins in front of Sagamore Hills Elementary, goes through the neighborhood, and ends on the track behind the school.  All registrants will receive a 100% cotton commemorative Día de Los Muertos t-shirt featuring the 2015 sugar skull design. All proceeds benefit Sagamore Hills Elementary.

  • Cost is $30 (t-shirt included)
  • Cost is $20 — 18yrs and younger (t-shirt included)

Register on Active.com or fill out a paper registration to save the processing fee.

Skull Sprint (1 mile)

Cost is Free!

One mile run for children 13 and under.


We need volunteers along the 5K route and to help students with crafts at the tables during the festival. It is possible to work the route and the festival! Race volunteers will need to be in place by 10AM.


About Día de los Muertos

Learn about the holiday that inspires this Sagamore Hills Elementary School PTA event.