Tuesday, 22 May, 2018

NEW Cinco de Mayo Celebrations Today

Cinco De Mayo Festival Helps Sunman Park Cinco de Mayo at Market District
| 06 May, 2018, 00:16

And on Story Road, vendors lined the sidewalk selling Mexican flags and other trinkets for people who plan to celebrate Cinco de Mayo.

The victory changed the course of Mexican and world history.

It probably doesn't matter to most people why they enjoy Mexican food, beer, mezcal, and tequila on Cinco de Mayo. That makes it ideal for both Cinco de Mayo and baseball season.

Cinco de Mayo is not Mexico's independence day from Spain, which occurred in 1810 and is celebrated on September 16.

The provincial government is acknowledging one of Mexico's national holidays. In Mexico, the commemoration of the battle continues to be mostly ceremonial, such as through military parades.


Cinco de Mayo is this weekend, and several communities are celebrating through a festival with lots of good food and live music.

Jayme Sanders, owner of Mint Studio located at 5965 Village Way in Pacific Highlands Ranch, suggests upgrading your Cinco de Mayo fiesta with easy DIY d├ęcor.

A year before that, as a presidential candidate, Trump marked the annual celebration by proclaiming his love for Hispanics and taking a photo of himself eating a taco bowl in his office at Trump Tower. It is a rather minor holiday and observed mostly in the state of Puebla.

The statement echoed Trump's comments previous year, when he said that the US honored "the Mexican-Americans whose fighting spirit and patriotism have been influential in shaping the character of our great Nation".

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