Schedule finalized for Dia de los Muertos event in downtown Tyler Saturday

An earlier Dia de los Muertos event is shown. (Courtesy)

East Texans Unidos and La Tiendita will host a Dia de los Muertos parade Sunday in Tyler's Lindsey Park.

In addition to the parade, there will be face painting, costumes, food, vendors and music. The event is from noon to 7 p.m. Attendance is free. 

Dia de los Muertos means Day of the Dead and it is celebrated in Mexico and by those of Mexican heritage to remember family and friends who are deceased.