Cinco de Mayo celebrations happening around Baton Rouge

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Cinco de Mayo falls on a Wednesday this year! To celebrate, we’ve rounded up a couple of places in our area offering specials in honor of the holiday! If we are missing any that you plan on making contact us HERE to get it listed! 

The Velvet Cactus

The Velvet Cactus is celebrating Cinco de Mayo with delicious half-priced house margs and frozen margs as low as $3.75 

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Rio Tacos and Tequila

Downtown BR’s newest taco joint, Rio Tacos and Tequila, is hosting some amazing Cinco de Mayo specials. Head downtown for $3 Cimmaron shots, $5 frozen margaritas or palomas, $7 beer & taco (2) combo, $7 margarita & taco (2) combo and $9 top shelf margaritas. Guests who purchase any specials will receive three swings at pinatas for a chance to win prizes. 

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Modesto Tacos Tequila Whiskey

Modesto is kicking of Cinco de Mayo with live music from 3 p.m. – 10 p.m. Visitors can also snag taco and margarita specials and tons of prizes and giveaways. Inside reservations are strongly encouraged. 

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City Taco (City Pork Ghost Kitchen)

City Taco is teaming up with Patty G, host of the Patty G Show, to celebrate Cinco de Mayo. The festivities will include Cinco de Mayo trivia, 2 for 1 tequila shots and specialty margs and nachos! For more information on the event click here. 

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Caliente Mexican Craving - Lee Drive

Caliente Mexican Craving is serving up some awesome Cinco de Mayo specials. Enjoy live music from 7 p.m. – 10 p.m, 2 for 1 margaritas from 2 p.m. – 7 p.m., $1 Jell-O shots and $3 tequila shots. 

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Mestizo Louisiana Mexican Cuisine

Mestizo Louisiana Mexican Restaurant will be celebrating Cinco de Mayo with DJ Jeff Johnson from 4 p.m. – 9 p.m. Visitors can enter to win a private tequila dinner for 10, play Cinco Bingo to win prizes and take pictures in an on-site photo booth.

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The Oasis Bar & Grill

Drink specials are happening all day long at The Oasis Bar & Grill. Doors open at 1 p.m. and live music from Werewolf starts at 7 p.m. The Oasis will also giveaway gift cards and merchandise. 

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Gov't Taco

Gov’t Taco has the perfect food and drinks to celebrate Cinco de Mayo. Visitors will receive $2 off ALL rock margs and $2.50 cerveza-style beers all day!  

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Fuzzy's Taco Shop

Fuzzy’s Taco Shop is celebrating Cinco de Mayo with $10 Miller Lite pitchers, $3 margaritas, $1 Pabst Blue Ribbon and $2 off ALL quesadillas.

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Istrouma Brewing

Istrouma Brewing is celebrating Cinco de Mayo and its half year in business! Cinco de Mayo will kick off at 4 p.m. with tacos, beeritas, salsa, guac, queso and half price Golden Retriever beers.

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Tio Javi's Mexican Grill

Tio Javi’s is celebrating Cinco de Mayo with its normal happy hour. Guests can enjoy half-price house margaritas from 4 p.m. – 7 p.m. 

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