:: : NEW YORK CITY : ::
Cinco de Mayo Party @ Sapphire New York
333 East 60th Street
New York, NY 10022
Not sure where you should spend Cinco de Mayo this year? Join the party at Sapphire and celebrate the holiday Sapphire style! Not only will you get an open bar from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. but you also get a huge buffet and tons of gift giveaways and, get this, a mariachi band! We all know the main attraction to this place – the exotic dancers – but pair that with a live mariachi band and good food and you've got yourself set up for one wild Cinco de Mayo bash. Click here for more information.
Cinco de Mayo Afterwork with DJ Camilo @ Amneisia Nightclub
609 West 29th Street
New York, NY 10001
Celebrate one of our favorite holidays to party the way any New Yorker should: with club king DJ Camilo. He, along with La Mega’s DJ Aneudy and DJ Trueno will be spinning the best Latin club anthems, including salsa, meringue, top 40, and more at Amnesia Nightclub in Manhattan’s trendy Chelsea neighborhood. You’ll love Amnesia’s aerialists, dancers, and state of the art sound system, but on this day, you’ll appreciate their two-for-one drink specials instead! Best of all, if you get on our guest list, you’ll receive free admission before 7 p.m. You’re welcome. Click here for more information and tickets.
Upperwest Cinco de Mayo Pub Crawl @ The Village Pourhouse Upperwest
982 Amsterdam Avenue
New York, NY 10025
With so many bars in NYC, all of which will be poppin’ for Cinco de Mayo, the best way to cover the most ground and make your appearance at more than one spot is by doing a pub crawl. Whether you like the comfort and feeling of a neighborhood bar, want to enjoy the holiday uptown, or just crave reasonably priced and well-made drinks, this pub crawl has got you covered. Registration begins at noon at the Village Pourhouse Upperwest, and the party follows at Abbey Pub, Underground Lounge, O’Connell’s, Sip and Lion’s Head. Food and drink specials vary at each of the bars. Click here for more information and tickets.
Cinco De Mayo @ Southern Hospitality
1460 2nd Avenue
New York, NY 10075
Six-dollar frozen margaritas and a friendly crowd at a casual sports bar – sounds like a great way to spend Cinco de Mayo to us! This Wednesday, celebrate Cinco de Mayo at the most fun party on the Upper East Side. Round up some friends, don your favorite sombrero and head over to Southern Hospitality for a solid fiesta. Click here for more information.
Cinco de Mayo Celebration @ Hudson Terrace
621 West 46th Street
New York, NY 10022
Hudson Terrace kicks off its second rooftop season with a Cinco De Mayo Celebration! On Wednesday, May 5th, the rooftop lounge will host a tequila, margarita and Mexican beer tasting. The event will go from 7 p.m. – 9 p.m. with doors opening at 6 p.m. The price of general admission is $40, which sounds a little steep, but for all these drinks and a crowd that’s top of the line, we think it’s well worth it. Click here for more information.
Cinco de Mayo Pub Crawl @ The Yard
55 West 21st Street
New York, NY 10010
Ariba, ariba! It’s that time of year – our favorite spring drinking holiday is here and we are ready to celebrate in a very big way. Round up your friends and hit the city for a day full of drinking and debauchery on the Cinco de Mayo Pub Crawl. Drink cheap cervesas and margaritas as part of this Mexican Independence Day celebration. Cantinas recommended but not required. Click here for more information and tickets.
Cinco de Mayo Rodeo Style @ Rodeo Bar
375 Third Avenue
New York, NY 10016
Celebrate Cinco de Mayo, Rodeo style, with free live music, margarita specials and of course your favorite Tex-Mex cuisines. Don’t be afraid to let loose your sombrero and enjoy this fest complete with Mariachi, Tecate Cerveza, and countless tequila shots!
Guactacular Celebration @ The Bell House
149 7th Street
Brooklyn, NY 11215
This is the Bell House’s second year hosting their annual Guactacular celebration, with what else but tons of Guacamole recipes! Try one of their 20 different varieties of the healthy and yummy green stuff and while you’re at it, throw back a few free Mexican beers from 7 to 8pm. This Wednesday, folk musician Alex Meixner will be providing the tunes all night starting at 7pm with a small cover charge of $12-15.
Cinco de Mayo Party @ Elizabeth
265 Elizabeth Street
New York, NY 10013
Cheap tequila shots and a piñata? Check and Check! What else would you possible need to enjoy Cinco de Mayo but a favorite childhood pastime combined with your favorite adult pastime. From 5 to 7 p.m. on May 5, tacos and shots of Tanteo tequila go for 50¢ a piece—cocktails made with the stuff are $5.
:: : LOS ANGELES : ::
Cinco de Mayo VIP @ Pink Taco
10250 Santa Monica Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90067
Pink Taco is always packed with margarita-loving locals and on Cinco de Mayo the party will only get rowdier. The real draw to Pink Taco this Wednesday is the $49 VIP package which includes a “VIP” table, appetizer, entrée and dessert off of the menu, an entry in all prize and giveaway drawings and unlimited margaritas all night. Relax on the patio and dance with your friends at Pink Taco this Cinco de Mayo. Click here for more information and tickets.
Cinco de Mayo Celebration @ L’Scorpoin
6679 Hollywood Boulevard
Los Angeles, CA 90028
This dark bar located on Hollywood Boulevard is the perfect place to spend Cinco de Mayo because from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Monday through Saturday drinks are half-priced and the tequila menu is amazing. Amazing Latin-inspired food and great cocktails make this a classy option for the partier who wants to celebrate the holiday without having a margarita spilled on them from a rowdy crowd.
Cinco de Mayo Party @ Olvera Street Plaza
Olvera Street & Cesar Chavez Avenue
If you are looking to celebrate Cinco de Mayo with a traditional fiesta then the Olvera Street celebration is for you. Spanish settlers came to this historic landmark over 200 years ago and now you can celebrate with folk dancing, piñata breaking and of course lots of cocktails.
Cinco de Mayo Party @ Mayan Nightclub
1038 S Hill Street
Los Angeles, CA 90015
Why head to a normal Hollywood nightclub to celebrate such a fun cultural holiday? Make your way to the Mayan Nightclub for Cinco de Mayo and after a few too many tequila shots you might feel like you're right in Mexico. The Mayan is transformed into a discoteca with salsa music, meringue and house blasting through the speakers and Mexican wrestling entertaining the sure to be very drunk crowd. Grab your girls, put on your party hat and toast to not remembering the night.
:: : LAS VEGAS : ::
Cinco de Mayo on the Patio @ Blue Martini
Las Vegas, NV 89119
Everyone in town knows that Blue Martini is one of the better places to get a drink. It’s easy and it’s always there with a decent happy hour. But this Wednesday night it’s Cinco de Mayo, so you know that they had to step up their game. With ladies enjoying comp margaritas and Dos XX beers from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m., it’s a hell of a start to the celebration. Dos XX is the big sponsor this Wednesday, so expect more from them. Click here for more information.
Cinco de Mayo @ Dos Caminos
Inside The Palazzo
Las Vegas, NV 89109
It’s always good to have a unique host to your Cinco de Mayo party, and this Wednesday Dos Caminos is bringing in Napoleon Dynamite’s own Efren Ramirez to host and DJ their special event. Things kick off at noon with drink specials, mariachis, DJs and more. This is definitely one of the top Cinco de Mayo parties in the city. Click here for more information.
Tila Tequila @ LAX Nightclub
Luxor Las Vegas
Las Vegas, NV 89109
How appropriate would it be to have Tila Tequila host your Cinco de Mayo party… well, judging on the name alone, we’ll go ahead and say “Very appropriate.” This Wednesdsay night she’ll be hosting the party at LAX nightclub. She’ll be debuting her new single, “I Love My DJ,” and we’re definitely excited to see what that’s all about. It could either be a disaster or a hit for the crowd. Click here for more information.
:: : MIAMI : ::
Cinco de Mayo on the River @ Finnegan’s On The River
401 SW 3rd Avenue
Miami, FL 33130
Whenever there’s a big holiday that deserves a major party, Finnegan’s on The River always delivers! They have one of the most underrated venues in the city, and it’ll definitely be put to good use this Wednesday for a Cinco de Mayo party featuring live music, taco stands, margarita huts, drink specials and much more. Click here for more information.
Cinco de Mayo @ Senor Frog
3480 Main Highway
Coconut Grove, FL 33133
Senor Frog is preparing for a fiesta this holiday, replacing their usual DJ for a live Mariachi band. This Mexican Cantina, an always busy, always rowdy collegiate staple, offers Mexican food straight from the grill and of course cerveza, mixed beer drinks involving fruit juices and/or hot sauces. Click here for more information.
Cinco de Mayo @ Rosa Mexicano
900 South Miami Avenue
Miami, FL 33133
Who says that Mexican food always has to be cheap? Rosa Mexicano is one of the more chic Mexican eateries in the city, and on Cinco de Mayo they’re turning their venue into a special place for the celebration. Live music, a unique menu and prizes and giveaways, it’s Rosa Mexicano the only way you’ll see it throughout the year. Click here for more information.
Dirty Sanchez @ LIV
4441 Collins Avenue
Miami Beach, FL 33139
If you’re looking for a dressy night out, and to spend some serious dough, come to LIV where they and Dirty Harry presents LA’s own Dirty Sanchez this Wednesday night. It’s not billed as a Cinco de Mayo party, but judging by the name of the act that they decided to book on this day, we’re going to go ahead and slap it in with these others. This is probably the easiest night of the week to get into LIV, so take advantage of it. Click here for more information.
Cinco de Mayo Party @ El Rancho Grande
1626 Pennsylvania Avenue
Miami Beach, FL 33139
Yellow walls, neutral clay pots, ceramic tile tables and colorful wooden chairs create a modern spin on a Mexican themed restaurant and bar, but their annual block party on Pennsylvania Avenue is anything but contained, featuring margarita and Mexican beer specials. Click here for more information.