As always, we have a large list of Portland Cinco de Mayo events including parties, festivals, dinners, shows, etc. In 2013, Cinco de Mayo takes place on Sunday meaning events all weekend!
It is a common misconception that Cinco De Mayo is Mexico’s answer to our own independence day. In actuality, Cinco De Mayo is celebrated to commemorate the Mexican Army’s unlikely victory at the Battle of Puebla on May 5, 1862. Whatever your reason for celebrating, there is a lot to do in Portland all weekend in honor of Cinco De Mayo.
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Be Safe: To make sure you and your car get home this year, Ride On Portland will be operating from 11 p.m. to 3 a.m. on Cinco de Mayo weekend. Call 503-235-RIDE for a safe ride home.
2013 Portland Cinco de Mayo Events
- May 1-5: Cinco de Mayo @ Blitz Pearl | Drink Specials, Tacos, Mariachi Band, TV Filming
- May 1-5: Cinco de Mayo @ Blitz 99W | No Cover, Drink Specials
- May 3-4: Cinco de Mayo Celebration @ Duke’s | Dinner Specials, Drinks, Win Kenny Chesney Tickets
- May 3-5: 2013 Portland Cinco de Mayo Festival | Live Music, Luchadores, Mariachi Mass, Flash Mob & More
- May 3-5: Cinco de Trio @ Dixie Tavern | Three Day Cinco de Mayo Party, Jalapeno Eating Contest, Prizes
- May 3-5: Cinco de Mayo & Kentucky Derby @ The Pit Stop | Pinata, Drink Specials, Nachos, Big Hats, Juleps
- May 4: Cuatro de Mayo: A Benefit for Long Way Home @ Cadigan’s Corner Bar | Music, Food, Comedy, Raffle (more info)
- May 4 & 5: 29th Annual Spring Garden Fair @ Clackamas County Event Center | Free (more info)
- May 4-6: Oregon Trail Rally | Racers From All Over The Country Race 100 Miles Of Gravel Roads (more info)
- May 5: Pentatonix @ Crystal Ballroom | Winners of NBC’s The Sing Off, A Capella
- May 5: Cinco de Mayo Fest @ East Burn | Food & Drink Specials, Trivia, Mad Men
- May 5: Cinco de Mayo Perro Cansado of Cancer Benefit Party @ Avenue UltraLounge | FREE, Burlesque, Auction, Custom Car/Cycle Show (more info)
- May 5: Portland Short Bus presents Kyle’s Thinky Drinky Cinco Tour | 5 Hour Bus Tour, Cantinas, Dives
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