El Día de los Muertos Tapete Display & Competition

El Día de los Muertos Tapete Display & Competition

October 30, 2021

This year, Cheekwood will host the 12th annual Tapete Display and Competition. The Tapete Display and Competition is open to middle and high school student groups in Middle Tennessee and the Nashville area. Participants will create chalk-based murals onsite during the festival that may portray any aspect of the Día de los Muertos holiday. Help your students develop a cultural awareness, encourage class unity and participation, and display the talent and enthusiasm of your students to over 4,000 event visitors through this interactive and fun competition!

Participation in Tapete is limited! Submit a participation request here by Friday, October 1. Applicants will be notified of their acceptance to participate on or before Friday, October 8. Please contact Sarah Humphreys at shumphreys@cheekwood.org if you have questions.

Tapete Display & Competition Application

Thank you for your interest in our Tapete Display & Competition! This year's application is now closed.

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