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Weekend preview: Day of the Dead, Surfer Blood, SI swimsuit models

Weekend preview: Day of the Dead, Surfer Blood, SI swimsuit models

As you may have heard, the Florida Day of the Dead celebration taking place in downtown Fort Lauderdale on Friday has been mentioned prominently on recent lists of the Top 10 Día de los Muertos celebrations in America.

Among the reasons cited is its authenticity and respect for tradition, as in not moving the party to a more convenient weekend. Florida Day of the Dead has, since its inception nine years ago, always been held on Nov. 2.

But another explanation for its heightened profile next to Day of the Dead celebrations in...

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