The Day of the Dead, El Dia de Muertos, is one of the most important celebrations in Mexico and Latin America. On the Day of the Dead special offerings or ofrendas, are set up to honor the deceased. Thousands of people visit the graveyards in Mexico to place flowers and food on their relative’s tombs. Sugar skulls,papel picado, Pan de Muerto bread are just some of the celebration’s staples. This fiesta is a grand celebration of life itself.