Cinco de Mayo party at Urban Taco. Photo by WJN Photos.

Where to Celebrate Cinco de Mayo in Dallas

Your guide to partying this Cinco de Mayo.

Your Dallas guide to partying this Cinco de Mayo.

Where: Mi Dia From Scratch, Plano
When: Thursday, May 5 from 11 a.m. to 10 p.m.
What: In addition to discounts on their Margarita of the Month, Mi Dia is offering $5 frozen and rocks margaritas.

Where: Fearing’s Restaurant
When: Thursday, May 5 from 6 p.m. to 10:30 pm
What: Chef José Meza Arróyave, from Restaurante Carolina at Mexico’s St. Regis Punta Mita Resort, will be joining the Fearing’s kitchen for a three-course dinner in honor of Cinco de Mayo. The meal will cost $150 (not including tax and gratuity) and, for an additional $45, can be paired with Patrón Spirits tequilas.

Where: Sprinkles Cupcakes
When: May 1 through May 22
What: Prove your dedication to Cinco de Drinko by ensuring everything you consume is filled with tequila. Sprinkles Cupcakes has teamed up with Casamigos to create a key lime cupcake infused with Casamigos’ Blanco Tequila and topped with key lime frosting.

Where: Mexican Sugar
When: Thursday, May 5 beginning at 11 am
What: Get the fiesta going with $5 classic and $5 frozen margaritas all day long. Pair your tequila with live music on the patio beginning at 5 p.m.

Where: Snuffer’s
When: May 5 through May 8
What: Visit any of the nine Snuffer’s locations across Dallas for $3 frozen or rocks margaritas all weekend long.

Where: Capitol Pub
When: Thursday, May 5
What: Everything you need for a proper Cinco de Mayo celebration is at Capitol Pub. Share a bucket of Modelo Especial or amp up the evening with a round of Herradura tequila shots. Also advised: chicken nachos and shrimp quesadillas.

Where: Stampede 66
When: Wednesday, May 4 until 8 p.m.
What: Start the fiesta early at Stampede 66 with a live Mariachi band and limited edition Cuatro de Mayo nachos. Handcrafted cocktails made with all three tiers of Hornito’s tequila will be served.

Where: Holy Grail Pub
When: Saturday, April 30 at noon and Sunday, May 1 at 8 p.m.
What: At their Cinco de Taco event, Holy Grail Pub is offering five street-style gourmet tacos: blackened cod, citrus glazed shrimp, honey bourbon chicken, carne asada, and mango habanero pork. Pair your taco with a cool beverage at noon on Saturday, when they will be tapping Ballast Pt. Habanero Sculpin and Oskar Blues Beerito kegs.

Where: Historic Jefferson Blvd.
When: May 7 from 10 a.m. until 4 p.m.
What: The annual Dallas Cinco de Mayo celebration, produced by the Oak Cliff Coalition for the Arts, celebrates its 29th year with a parade and festival. Tailgating begins at 10 am and the festival will feature musicians, DJs, contests with prizes, and various food vendors.

Lena Ohanian is a D Magazine intern.

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