Local Events to Celebrate Cinco de Mayo

Cinco de Mayo has become a holiday of epic celebrations, and many local Arizona businesses want to celebrate with you! Check back often as this list is continuously updated!  Related Post: ¡Viva la Local! 5 Ways to Go Local for Cinco de Mayo

Hotel Congress Agave Fest 20145th Annual Agave Fest | May 3 | Tucson No margaritas allowed! The Hotel Congress ups the ante for bartenders who show up to win the public’s affection at the 5th Annual Agave Fest. Tucson’s most renowned bartenders will have the opportunity to showcase their own agave-based creations in any cocktail other than a margarita. More info.

cinco pineCinco de Mayo in Pine | May 3-4 This weekend festival will feature Mariachi music, craft festival, salsa contest, food vendors, antique cars and tractors, and more. More info.

Alcantara_TastingRoomCinco de Mayo at Alcantara Vineyards | May 3 | Cottonwood Enjoy wine and Mexican themed food with Spanish Guitars as entertainment.  Alcantara will also create their own Wine-O-Rita for this special day! More info.

cinco tlaqCinco de Mayo Fiesta | May 3 | Sedona Tlaquepaque's fiestas, events and parties are great family fun, and this year is no exception. Savor fabulous Mexican dishes, enjoy the beats of world-class musicians, mariachis and take in high-energy folklórico dancers. Participate in "The Great Sedona Chili Cook Off" with 14 different chili samplings from local restaurants. More info.

main CincoLogo 2014Cinco de Mayo Phoenix Festival | May 3-4 The 21st Annual Cinco de Mayo Phoenix Festival is the largest celebration in the Southwest commemorating Mexico’s historic victory over the French Army in the 1826 Battle of Puebla. This two day family festival provides consumers with live entertainment including nationally recognized musical performers, local band legends, ballet folklorico, cultural food, family activities and much more. More info.

cinco de mayo el palacioCinco dias of Cinco | May 1-5 | Chandler This year, El Palacio Restaurant & Cantina of Chandler will celebrate Cinco de Mayo with Cinco dias of Cinco – a full five days of fun from May 1-5. Highlights include free cooking class, a taco eating contest, a piñata party, taco specials and lots of beer. More info.

fayucaFayuca at Crescent Ballroom | May 5 | Phoenix Also featuring Ritmo Latino, Ruca, The Wiley One, and Kim Capria. $2 Coronas, $2 Tecate, $2 Tequila, and $3 Sunbru will be served in the Ballroom! More info.

Los Compadres MargaritaJazz Night at Los Compadres | May 3 | Phoenix Enjoy some jazz and Mexican food for Cinco de Mayo! The featured drink will be their brand new House Margarita, made with (local!) Tres Amigos Blanco Tequila. More info.

joyride taco houseCinco de Mayo at Joyride Taco House | May 5 | Phoenix $5 house margaritas & $2 carnitas tacos all day and night! Also enjoy regular happy hour until 5pm. More info.