Day of the Dead Celebrations in Pictures

A woman dressed in a Catrina costume attends the annual Catrinas parade, as part of Day of the Dead celebrations in Mexico City. AP Photo/Christian Palma
A woman dressed in a Catrina costume attends the annual Catrinas parade, as part of Day of the Dead celebrations in Mexico City. AP Photo/Christian Palma
Alejandria Copado as Catrina (Mexican representation of death) before the March of Catrinas organized by the Body Paint group in Mexico City. OMAR TORRES/AFP/Getty Images
Alejandria Copado as Catrina (Mexican representation of death) before the March of Catrinas organized by the Body Paint group in Mexico City. OMAR TORRES/AFP/Getty Images
Hundreds of people attend the annual Catrinas parade, as part of Day of the Dead celebrations in Mexico City. AP Photo/Christian Palma
Hundreds of people attend the annual Catrinas parade, as part of Day of the Dead celebrations in Mexico City. AP Photo/Christian Palma
Mexicans get ready to celebrate the Day of the Dead, highlighting the character Catrina, which was created by cartoonist Jose Guadalupe Posada. RODRIGO ARANGUA/AFP/Getty Images
Mexicans get ready to celebrate the Day of the Dead, highlighting the character Catrina, which was created by cartoonist Jose Guadalupe Posada. RODRIGO ARANGUA/AFP/Getty Images
Victoria Garcia as Catrina, which was created by cartoonist Jose Guadalupe Posada, famous for his illustrations of skeletons and skulls. OMAR TORRES/AFP/Getty Images
Victoria Garcia as Catrina, which was created by cartoonist Jose Guadalupe Posada, famous for his illustrations of skeletons and skulls. OMAR TORRES/AFP/Getty Images
Part of the Catrinas parade along Reforma Avenue in Mexico City. RODRIGO ARANGUA/AFP/Getty Images
Part of the Catrinas parade along Reforma Avenue in Mexico City. RODRIGO ARANGUA/AFP/Getty Images
Hundreds of people dressed as Catrinas walked through Paseo de la Reforma, the most important avenue in Mexico City. Cristopher Rogel Blanquet/Getty Images
Hundreds of people dressed as Catrinas walked through Paseo de la Reforma, the most important avenue in Mexico City. Cristopher Rogel Blanquet/Getty Images
Donovan Sanchez as Catrina. OMAR TORRES/AFP/Getty Images
Donovan Sanchez as Catrina. OMAR TORRES/AFP/Getty Images
Anna Miller before the March of Catrinas organized by the Body Paint group in Mexico City. OMAR TORRES/AFP/Getty Images
Anna Miller before the March of Catrinas organized by the Body Paint group in Mexico City. OMAR TORRES/AFP/Getty Images
Hundreds of people dressed as Catrinas walked through Paseo de la Reforma in Mexico City. Cristopher Rogel Blanquet/Getty Images
Hundreds of people dressed as Catrinas walked through Paseo de la Reforma in Mexico City. Cristopher Rogel Blanquet/Getty Images
Mexicans get ready to celebrate the Day of the Dead. OMAR TORRES/AFP/Getty Images
Mexicans get ready to celebrate the Day of the Dead. OMAR TORRES/AFP/Getty Images
A family during the annual Catrinas Parade, as part of Day of the Dead celebrations, culminating with visits to the graves of departed loved ones on Nov. 1 and 2. AP Photo/Christian Palma
A family during the annual Catrinas Parade, as part of Day of the Dead celebrations, culminating with visits to the graves of departed loved ones on Nov. 1 and 2. AP Photo/Christian Palma
People dressed up as Catrina, a Mexican character also known as "The Elegant Death." REUTERS/Andres Stapff
People dressed up as Catrina, a Mexican character also known as "The Elegant Death." REUTERS/Andres Stapff
Ingrid Lopez Garcia as Catrina. OMAR TORRES/AFP/Getty Images
Ingrid Lopez Garcia as Catrina. OMAR TORRES/AFP/Getty Images
Jessica Esquivias, organizer of the Body Paint March of Catrinas. OMAR TORRES/AFP/Getty Images
Jessica Esquivias, organizer of the Body Paint March of Catrinas. OMAR TORRES/AFP/Getty Images
A woman walks during the Catrinas parade in Mexico City. AP Photo/Christian Palma
A woman walks during the Catrinas parade in Mexico City. AP Photo/Christian Palma
People participate in the Catrina parade ahead of the Day of the Dead in Mexico City. REUTERS/Andres Stapff
People participate in the Catrina parade ahead of the Day of the Dead in Mexico City. REUTERS/Andres Stapff
Part of the Catrinas parade along Reforma Avenue in Mexico City. RODRIGO ARANGUA/AFP/Getty Images
Part of the Catrinas parade along Reforma Avenue in Mexico City. RODRIGO ARANGUA/AFP/Getty Images
Hundreds of people dressed as Catrinas walk through Paseo de la Reforma in Mexico City. Cristopher Rogel Blanquet/Getty Images
Hundreds of people dressed as Catrinas walk through Paseo de la Reforma in Mexico City. Cristopher Rogel Blanquet/Getty Images
People dressed up as Catrina, also known as "The Elegant Death." REUTERS/Andres Stapff
People dressed up as Catrina, also known as "The Elegant Death." REUTERS/Andres Stapff
Gabriela Sanchez dressed as Catrina. OMAR TORRES/AFP/Getty Images
Gabriela Sanchez dressed as Catrina. OMAR TORRES/AFP/Getty Images
Part of the Catrinas parade in Mexico City. Cristopher Rogel Blanquet/Getty Images
Part of the Catrinas parade in Mexico City. Cristopher Rogel Blanquet/Getty Images
A man on his way to the annual Catrinas parade. AP Photo/Christian Palma
A man on his way to the annual Catrinas parade. AP Photo/Christian Palma
The Catrinas parade along the Paseo de la Reforma, the most important avenue in Mexico City. Cristopher Rogel Blanquet/Getty Images
The Catrinas parade along the Paseo de la Reforma, the most important avenue in Mexico City. Cristopher Rogel Blanquet/Getty Images