Cinco de Mayo is not all about eating tacos and drinking margaritas. It’s about doing it for a fraction of the cost and this year’s Cinco de Mayo will take place on Friday, May 5 – making it twice the fun. Are you looking for something fun to do? Here are some ideas to get you started.
Tijuana Flats, multiple locations; tijuanaflats.com
Available Cinco de Mayo weekend
$2 Mexican drafts (May 5-7)
$2 Tacos (May 6-7)
$2 Churros (May 6-7)
$2 Chips and Salsa (May 6-7)
Mojito’s at CityPlace
Enjoy a special Latin night on the plaza for Cinco de Mayo with a live performance by Tairon Aguilera & The Latin Beat from 7-11 p.m. Enjoy $3 tacos, a Mariachi band, beats by DJ Yass, live painting, cigar rollers and more — and an after party at Mojito’s.
Rocco’s Tacos & Tequila Bar, multiple locations; roccostacos.com
Enjoy an all-day party at Cinco de Mayo at Rocco’s Tacos & Tequila Bar. Starting at noon, guests will enjoy drink specials, live entertainment, giveaways and free tequila whenever Rocco and “Team Cinco” are on the bar.
City Tap House Cinco de Mayo in CityPlace
Enjoy a Cinco de Mayo fiesta at City Tap House overlooking the plaza. Guests will enjoy $3 Modelo or Corona Drafts, $5 Camerena Shots, $7 Camerena Margarita and Baja Fish Taco Specials.
Calaveras at Harbourside Plaza
Calaveras will host a Cinco de Mayo Block Party on Friday, May 5 from 11 a.m. – 2 a.m. Attendees will enjoy drink specials and giveaways, a food truck, games, prizes, cash prize for the best mustache and costume, DJ’s, Mariachis and more.