Cinco de Mayo events
Where to drink and party in Orlando this week
Published: May 1, 2013
Cinco de Mayo Party Celebrate with $2 margaritas, $3 Margaritaville tequila shots and $5 burritos. 11 a.m. Sunday; The Hideaway, 516 Virginia Drive; free; 407-898-5892; thehideawaybar.net.
Cinco de Mayo PartyFeaturing live music by Switch and an appearance by The Three Amigos. 7 p.m. Sunday; B.B. King’s Blues Club, 9101 International Drive; free; 407-370-4550; bbkingclubs.com.
Cinco de Mayo Weekend Party Enjoy two days of beer specials, food and liquor shots. 10 p.m. Saturday, noon Sunday; Cheers, 6923 Municipal Drive; free; 407-248-0105; facebook.com/cheersidrive.
Cinco de Native Live music by Nick Law, specials on tequila, Corona and margaritas, plus a real, live donkey. Noon Sunday; Native Social Bar, 27 W. Church St.; free; 407-403-2938; nativesocialbar.com.
Cocina's Annual Cinco de Mayo Block Party It's a three-day celebration, with a VIP tequila dinner, DJ music, drink specials, appearances by the Corona girls, a Patron tequila ice luge and more. 7 p.m. Friday, 10 a.m. Saturday, noon Sunday; Cocina 214, 151 E. Welbourne Ave., Winter Park; various prices; 407-790-7997; facebook.com/cocina214.
Drinko de Mayo Drink up with $3 Coronas, $20 86-ounce mega margaritas and $5 1800 margaritas, plus dueling pianos all night. 6 p.m. Saturday; Howl at the Moon Saloon, 8815 International Drive; $10; 407-354-5999; howlatthemoon.com.
Happy 5th of May Celebration Toast to Cinco de Mayo with a few beers or margaritas. 1 p.m. Sunday; Stagger Inn, 100 E. Central Ave.; free; 407-317-8484; facebook.com/staggerinnorlando.
Might As Well Be Cinco Pub Crawl Throw on a sombrero for a Mexican-themed pub crawl with stops at Loft 55, Big Belly's and Wall Street Cantina. 8 p.m. Friday; Chico’s Dirty Tacos and Tequila, 50 E. Central Ave.; $12-$15; orlandopubcrawl.com.
Running of the Chihuahuas Celebrate Cinco de Mayo by watching doggies race to benefit the Winter Park Lost Pets Foundation and Florida Little Dog Rescue. 10 a.m. Saturday; Cocina 214, 151 E. Welbourne Ave., Winter Park; $10-$15; 407-790-7997.