Here are some Cinco de Mayo festivities happening around town. These celebrations have only the most tangential relationship to the Battle of Puebla, which occurred on May 5, 1862 and during which the Mexican army vanquished French forces.
No, they are actually excuses to drink margaritas and eat chips and cheese dip in defiance of your diet. Bottoms up!
5 Seasons Brewing Westside is offering half priced beers all day, and $5 food specials, which include antelope taquitos with prickly pear foam and rabbit enchiladas.
El Taco in Virginia-Highland is packing up “Cinco to Go” food and drink packages for your home parties. There are two options called the “Frida” and the “Diego.” ¡Viva la revolución!
Teela Taqueria in Sandy Springs will be hosting a block party. There will be piñatas.
10th & Piedmont will be serving $3 fish tacos and $5 margaritas all day.
No Mas! Cantina in Castleberry Hill will host an all-day party with live salsa music and “Cuervo Girls.” We hope the salt and lime girls follow close behind.
- by Juan Kessler for the Mas Comida blog