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7 Cinco de Mayo Events in Houston to Get Your Fiesta Started

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Margaritas, music, and tequila – there’s so much in store this year as we prepare to celebrate Cinco de Mayo in H-town!  

If there’s one thing H-town knows how to do, it’s celebrate Cinco de Mayo in style! With Cinco de Mayo falling on Wednesday this year, prepare yourself for fiestas of all kinds happening all night.

We’ve created a list of the best Cinco de Mayo events in Houston – from parties to markets, and so much more! Celebrations might look a little different this year, so don’t wait until the last seconds to make your plans – check these Cinco de Mayo events out: 

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Cinco De Mayo @ El Big Bad

If you’ve never experienced Cinco de Mayo in the heart of Downtown Houston at El Big Bad, then you’ve been missing out on Houston’s favorite margarita bar!

Enjoy over 70 different infused tequilas, live DJs, face painters, drink specials, and so much more! With over 11 years under their belt, you can rest assured El Big Bad knows how to throw the right Cinco de Mayo party. 

Psst – want to a guaranteed margarita on the big night? Order ahead to go from their menu!

Event Details
🗓 MAY 3–6 | 4P–2AM
📍 El Big Bad
🎟 Free Entry
📸 @elbigbadbar

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Cinco de Mayo @ Chapman & Kirby

With their 2019 party drawing over 2000 guests, it looks like this Chapman and Kirby Cinco De Mayo party will be one for the books!

Their 4th annual celebration features live Mariachis, Loteria games, a Piñata party, giveaways and so much more! Grab a spot at the bar or your own table when enjoying their authentic Mexican tapas, a cold Mexican beer or a round of tequila shots.

When you’re ready, join the dance party on the patio with the hottest Latin Top 40 hits! You’ll definitely have a night to remember at Chapman & Kirby!

Event Details
🗓 MAY 5 | 3PM–2AM
📍 2118 Lamar Street Suite 100, Houston, Texas, 77003
🎟 Free Entry
📸 Chapman & Kirby

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Cinco de Mayo @ Starck Room 

Heads up – Upper Echelon’s annual Cinco de Mayo celebration’s been moved to Starck Room! Though the location may have changed, the vibes remain the same! Expect the best in music, drinks specials, and company this Wednesday at the Starck Room!

Celebrate Cinco de Mayo in the middle of lux Midtown space – that’s what we call a good night!

Event Details
🗓 MAY 5 | 12PM–2AM
📍 2901 Fannin Street, Houston, Texas, 77002
🎟 $20+
📸 Starck Room

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Cinco de Mayo @ Showtime Bar

Looking for a lowkey celebration? Grab a $5 drink special at Showtime Bar! This bar-lounge hybrid is the perfect place to relax into your night with friends, hookah, and good music!

Grab a Corona or margarita, or order a few rounds of tequila shots for your friends while enjoying tacos grilled directly on their patio.

Event Details
🗓 MAY 5 | 6PM–12AM
📍 12706 North Freeway, Houston, Texas, 77060
🎟 Free Entry
📸 Showtime Bar & Lounge

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Cinco de Mile Block Party

Did someone say block party!? Grab your drinking buddies and head over to Washington Ave for the return of the Cinco De Mile Block Party! 

This year’s fiesta includes  4+ bars with drink specials, several food trucks, mariachi bands, stilt walkers, games,  live ponies and so much more!

Event Details
🗓 MAY 5 | 4PM–2AM
📍 The Sporting Club
🎟 $5+
📸 The Mile Series

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Cinco de Mayo Karaoke Party @ Lilly & Bloom

Doors open on this after work get together at 5pm – so feel free to bring your coworkers right on over!

Take advantage of the big night’s bar specials, including $5 cocktails and wells! A live DJ will play your favorite karaoke requests throughout the night!

Event Details
🗓 MAY 5 | 8PM–1AM
📍110 Main St, Houston, Texas, 77002
🎟 $10
📸 Lilly & Bloom

7 Cinco De Mayo Events In Houston To Get Your Fiesta Started 2022

Cinco de Mayo Market @ Axelrad

Switch up your celebration this year with the Cinco de Mayo market! Support local vendors while enjoying Axelrad’s delicious selection of cocktails!

This is the perfect way to celebrate with friends while learning more about the local artists & makers around the city! If you’re heading out later in the night, make this your first pit stop!

Event Details
🗓 MAY 5 | 11AM–2AM
📍 Clutch Bar
🎟 $10
📸 Axelrad

The Best Cinco de Mayo Events in Houston

To discover more awesome Cinco de Mayo fiestas, pub crawls, and family-friendly events search #CincodeMayoHTX on the UNATION app!

Don’t forget we love being a part of all your adventures, especially on fun holidays like this! Tag us @StuffToDoInHouston on Facebook & Instagram!

Kelci Wallace

Kelci Wallace

Kelci is a City Manager for UNATION and author of the Stuff to Do in Houston City Guide. For more insight on the best events and things to do in the Houston area, download the UNATION app and follow @StufftoDoinHouston on Instagram and Facebook.

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