Sofia, a young fan of detective stories, loves discovering new things. Upon learning about Dia de los Muertos from her friend, Cecilia, Sofia decides to investigate and learn more about the festival. Her busy, successful parents do not honor the traditions of their Mexican heritage. During her investigation, she uncovers a magical candelabra which lets her pass through the Veil to the Land of the Dead, where she meets Ricardo, the ghost of a young man who holds a secret. Together, they make their way through the underworld, attempting to evade a mysterious pursuer who wants to keep her there… forever. La Ofrenda is a story about family, tradition, and solving mysteries, all through the framework of a celebrated cultural tradition.