Saturday we attended the Day of the Dead in the Hollywood Forever Cemetery in Hollywood. I love going to this event. The altars paying their respects to loved ones is truly amazing. (Oh by the way, it wasn't a full moon that night. That's a large paper lantern that is representing a full moon.)
Many of the altars depict themes of love and marriage; couples that stayed together until they passed away.
Other altars paid homage to people's passions in life. This young girl loved music and made all the paper mache skeltons playing their instruments.
Altars for the famous
Here's another example of just how elaborate these altars can be
and even how simple they can be