Halloween is Friday and the Mexican holiday Dia de los Muertos , or, Day of the Dead begins on that day extending through Sunday. In Catholic countries around the world, November 1 is "All Saints Day" and November 2 is "All Souls Day." Dia de los Muertos encompasses Halloween and both holy days.
Not at all creepy or depressing, Day of the Day celebrates the connections between the living and those loved ones who are deceased. These items may be of interest this coming weekend: