13 Cinco de Mayo events happening in Huntsville this week—Here’s everything you need to know

La Esquina margs
Taco + margarita = ❤️ (La Esquina Cocina / Facebook)

May is here, and Cinco de Mayo is upon us! If you’re looking for ways to celebrate in Huntsville, we’ve got you covered with 13 options, from deals on tacos and drinks to Mexican hot chocolate and margarita cupcakes.

(Also, don’t forget to check out our local guides to authentic tacos and margaritas if you’re looking to celebrate every other day.)

1. The Wine Cellar

Three words: Taco grazing table. Are you in, or are you in? The Wine Cellar is partnering with Graze Charcuterie Co. for a delicious Cinco de Mayo celebration, complete with the following specials:

  • $25 grazing table
  • $3 margarita wines

Ready to go? Here are the details:

2. Grille on Main

How does a margarita tasting party sound? Grille on Main in Providence is hosting just that. You’ll also find special Mexican fare while the event lasts.

3. Super Mercado La Colonial

Super Mercado La Colonial
These birria tacos from La Colonial look perfectly cheesy. (Super Mercado La Colonial / Facebook)

Super Mercado La Colonial will be featuring a taco special all day long on Thursday. Don’t miss their authentic and delicious Mexican cuisine.

4. Bowler Hat Brewing Company

Head to Bowler Hat Brewing Company for an exclusive taste of their brand new product, a Mexican Lager. Plus, find prizes and other fun while you’re there.

5. Pinot’s Palette

Pinot’s Palette will be hosting a Cinco de Mayo paint and sip party with a special twist: a nacho bar courtesy of Taco Mama. Bring a couple friends along to create fun artwork while enjoying delicious food and drinks.

6. Phil Sandoval’s

Phil Sandoval's
Is your stomach growling yet? (Phil Sanoval’s / Facebook)

Phil Sandoval’s is hosting a Cinco de Mayo Fiesta complete with a DJ, door prizes, and event t-shirts. Take advantage of drink specials and delicious eats all evening.

7. Regale Cupcakery

Almost too beautiful to eat. Emphasis on almost. (Regale Cupcakery / Facebook)

Pastries for Cinco de Mayo? You heard that right. Regale Cupcakery will be serving Mexican hot chocolate + margarita cupcakes in store all day. If you need a break from chips and queso, here’s your sign.

8. Mizz Juju’s

If you’re looking for a late-night Cinco de Mayo party, Mizz Juju’s has got you covered. Here’s what you can expect to find there:

  • Happy Hour: 6PM-9PM
  • $4 Teremana
  • $5 Patron
  • $5 margaritas
  • Hookah, taco + tequila specials all night

Here’s where you’ll find it:

9. Fleet Feet Fun Run

Typically athletic performance and Cinco de Mayo aren’t phrases you’d find in the same sentence. That is, unless you’re Fleet Feet. The running store is hosting 3- to 5-mile fun runs at each of their locations Thursday night, with a celebration to follow.

10. Cotton Row

For $40 per person, experience unforgettable foods, live music and great company at Cotton Row. Hang out on the patio and enjoy a margarita tasting party and Mexican inspired fare.

11. La Esquina Cocina

La Esquina
Why choose just one? (La Esquina Cocina / Facebook)

Head downtown to La Esquina Cocina for an all-day Cinco de Mayo fiesta. Specials include:

  • $2 handcrafted margaritas
  • $3 select drafts
  • $5 wine
  • $8 sangria
  • $12 Hornitos palomas
  • $5 Hornitos shots
  • $5 elote
  • $5 tamales
  • $12 ceviche
  • $22 taco flight

If you’re not convinced by now, I’m not sure what to tell you. Here’s where to find them:

12. BeeZr

These fish tacos from BeeZr are delicious. (Emily Phillips / Hville Blast)

BeeZr and Hippea Camper will be hosting a Cinco de Mayo block party on Northside square with specials all day long, like:

  • Birria tacos
  • Mexican street corn
  • New cocktails
  • Gringo Mexican style lager

They’ll also have live music from Nossa Samba from 7PM-9PM.

13. Humphrey’s Bar & Grill

Party on the patio at Humphrey’s Thursday night. Head over for live music and food and drink specials, like:

  • $4 Pacifico and Modelo pints
  • $4 Corona bottles
  • Margarita specials
  • Mexican-inspired menu
  • Pinata @ 8PM
  • Pat Jamar and Alex Banks perform at 5PM
  • Mother Mars performs 8-11PM

As always, we’ve got the deets:

Which event are you hitting up first? Let us know by tagging @hvilleblast and using #hvilleblast.

Emily Phillips
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