Cinco de Mayo Celebrations


The warmer Sacramento weather comes as we prepare to celebrate Cinco de Mayo, a day honoring Mexican heritage. Sacramento offers great options for celebration. We’ve rounded up a few events for you.

Cinco de Old Sacto
Old Sacramento celebrates Cinco de Mayo with 12 bars within two blocks of the the water. If you’re looking for a party with live music, DJs, dancing, comedy and great Mexican food and drink, then this is the place for you. The party begins at 4 p.m. and lasts until midnight. Admission is free (plus the cost of food and drink).

Mayahuel One-Year Celebration
Mayahuel celebrates this year’s Cinco de Mayo holiday as it’s one-year anniversary. In honor of the festivities, the downtown eatery will offer special food, drinks and music all day and well into the night. The celebration happens Friday and Saturday evening, so head out and join the party! Admission is free (plus cost of food and drink).

Cinco de Mayo Fiesta at Centro
Centro Cocina Mexicana will hold a three day long celebration May 3-5. The party includes a tequila and beer social, drink specials, an extended patio, an outdoor bar, music and even a bartender competition. Tickets are on sale for the tequila and beer social on Thursday, as are VIP tickets for Thursday and Saturday. Check out the website for the full schedule of events, as well as ticket information.