Cinco de Mayo

From commemorating Mexico's victory over the French Empire at the Battle of Puebla to celebrating the diverse and influential Mexican-American culture in Minneapolis and nationwide, Cinco de Mayo is a day filled with celebration, love, and strength. Check out these specials for celebrating Cinco de Mayo in Minneapolis.

Cinco de Mayo Celebration at Aloft Minneapolis

May 5th, 2021
5:00-8:00pm
Aloft Minneapolis

Let's celebrate! Join Aloft Minneapolis for their Cinco de Mayo celebration on Wednesday, May 5th from 5 - 8 pm. You wont want to miss the live performance from Kalpulli KetzalCoastlicue - Ketzel Dancers at 7 p.m. This event is open to the public and FREE to attend. Their on-site restaurant and bar, W XYZ Minneapolis, will be offering an assortment of food and drink specials, including carne asada tacos, nachos, margaritas, and discounted Mexican beer. Outdoor patio seating will be available!

Cinco de Mayo Cruise

May 5th, 2021
6:00-8:00pm
Lake Minnetonka or Mississippi River

Bienvenido a bordo! (Welcome Aboard!) Bring your Sombreros and Party the Evening away with a Taste of Mexico! Enjoy Festive Mexican Music, Exciting Drink Specials featuring Margaritas, Mojitos, and Mexican beers, our Build your Own Taco Bar and more! Choose from a Lake Minnetonka or Mississippi River cruise.

Festival en la Lake! Cinco de Mayo

May 9th, 2021
12:00-7:30pm
Lake Street, Minneapolis

Festival 5 de Mayo y dia de las Madres. Join others for the celebration held in the heart of the Latino Community on Lake Street between 2nd Avenue and Portland Avenue. Enjoy food, drinks, activities for children, traditional dancers and music throughout the day.