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HoLa Hora Latina to celebrate 'Día de los Muertos' with an exhibit on Nov. 5

It's set to open on Friday in the Emporium for the Arts on Gay Street from 5 p.m.-9 p.m.

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. — This week, people are celebrating "Día de los Muertos" or "Day of the Dead."

It's practiced mainly in Mexico, but also in other Latin American countries starting November 1 through November 2.

In honor of the holiday, HoLa Hora Latina will hold an exhibit for Mexican artist Héctor Saldivar.

It's set to open on Friday in the Emporium for the Arts on Gay Street from 5 p.m.-9 p.m.

Organizers said the "Day of the Dead" is a joyous celebration of loved ones who have passed on to another world.

Along with the artwork, the exhibit will also have pan de muerto, sugar skulls, and chicken tamales.

If you can't make it to the exhibit, it's also being shown online. Click here for more.