Day of the Dead celebration Salt Lake City

Day of the Dead

Day of the Dead Celebration

The Sharing Place’s 10th Annual




*OCTOBER 22, 2022*
Venue 6SIX9
  • Schedule

    NOW! – Auction Item Donations Accepted. Any and all types of items are needed to make our auction a success. Gift baskets, Art, Dance Lessons, Tickets to concerts, ballet, sporting events (Particularly BYU and the “U”!), Restaurant vouchers, Travel Experiences including hotel stays, airline tickets, and our favorite, Love Baskets. (more text needed)

    September 5 – Day of Dead Auction Registration and Ticket Purchase Begins

    October 7 – 9 AM – ONE TIME PRE- AUCTION SPECIAL ITEM! – Two (2) USC vs. Utah Game Tickets for 10/15/22 Game!

    October 11 – 9 PM Bidding ENDS for USC vs. Utah Football Tickets

    October 14 – 9 AM Auction Preview Begins

    October 17 – 9 AM Auction Bidding Begins

    October 22 – 5-6 PM Day of Dead VIP Reception

    October 22 – 6 PM Day of Dead Gala Opens

    October 22 – 8 PM Day of Dead Auction Bidding Closes

    October 22 – 9 PM Day of Dead Gala Ends

  • Day of the Dead Silent Auction

    Silent Auction

    This year’s Auction will be both Virtual and Live. You get the best of both worlds! If you are unable to attend the Gala, you may Sign In online to create an account and bid from your phone or laptop. If you are bidding remotely, you will need to pick up the items you have won at The Sharing Place on at The Sharing Place from 10/25/22 to 10/28/22 from 9 AM to 3 PM. Please call TSP prior to arrival. Items not picked up will be forfeited on November 8, 2022.

    Preview auction items Friday, October 14 at 9 AM MDT. Bidding begins Monday, October 17 at 9 AM and closes the night of the Gala, October 22 at 8 PM.  Auction items are donated by our supporters, and of course, feature our popular Love Basket, which remember those who have died. You’ll need to Sign In to participate.

    Create your Day of the Dead account today!

    Register Here
  • Day of the Dead Paddle Raise

    Paddle Raise Gift

    As this is our only fundraiser of the year, the Day of The Dead will continue our tradition of making a gift to TSP via our Paddle Raise. This year we have $30,000 in gifts from individuals who have issued a matching gift challenge. These donors  will match dollar for dollar your gift! You may participate live at the Gala, or, online any time the week prior to the Gala   Thank you to all our of generous donors.

    Participate in this challenge today!

    Join the Paddle Raise

Day of the Dead Candle
This unique event is just as much a celebration of life & remembrance as it is a fundraiser.

Day of the Dead Candle

Day of the Dead Hearts

All funds from this event benefit grief groups at The Sharing Place and our community.


Presenting Sponsor – $20,000

Sponsor: SILAC Insurance

El Diamante- $10,000
  • Sponsor: The Nilsen Family
  • Sponsor: Window World

Del Oro – $5,000
  • Sponsor Anonymous
  • Sponsor: Peace & Possibility Project


El Plateado – $2,500

  • Sponsor: First Utah Bank
  • Sponsor: Intermountain Primary Children's Hospital

  • Sponsor: Security Service Federal Credit Union

  • Sponsor: Snell & Wilmer

El Bronce – $1,000
  • Sponsor: Ally

  • Sponsor: Beehive Insurance

  • Sponsor: Chartway Credit Union

  • Sponsor: Cyprus Credit Union
  • Sponsor: Great Clips

  • Sponsor: Parr Brown Gee Loveless Attorneys

  • Sponsor: TDW

Table Sponsor – $500

  • Sponsor: Interior Worx

  • Sponsor: Zions Bank