5 Best U.S. Cities To Celebrate Cinco de Mayo

Celebrate the Mexican food, culture, heritage and pride this Cinco de Mayo in one of these awesome cities.


Los Angeles, CA

LA has the largest Cinco de Mayo festival called Fiesta Broadway Festival. For over thirty years, this festival consists of a parade, authentic Mexican food and street fair.


San Antonio, Texas

San Antonio celebrates Cinco de Mayo for an entire week! It honors historical establishments (Alamo Mission and Presidio San Antonio de Bexar), and locals an visitors can also partake in live music, folk dance, food and performances.


San Diego, CA

Running a close second to LA’s festival, San Diego is the first Spanish settlement on the West Coast of America, so this city definitely kicks it up a notch for the festivities. Fiesta Old Town Cinco de Mayo is held in Old Town San Diego, and boasts a variety of vendors offering trinkets, hand crafted items, food, corn on the cob and more!


St. Paul, Minnesota

Some are surprised by this pick, but St. Paul has a significant Hispanic/Latino population. The Cinco de Mayo West Side hosts a parade, entertainment, artists, jalapeno eating contests and truck/bike show.


Jacksonville, FL

The Taco and Tequila festival in Jacksonville is perfect if you are wanting some relaxation, good tequila and music to dance to.