jwj Viva La Vida 0166

John Ruiz waits for the start of the Dia De Los Muertos parade at the Viva La Vida Festival in downtown Austin Saturday October 29, 2016. Austin’s largest and longest-running Day of the Dead event, produced by Mexic-Arte Museum, also featured a street festival with artist vendors, live music, food trucks, art activities and community altars. JAY JANNER / AMERICAN-STATESMAN