It's not every year the coveted holiday of Cinco de Mayo falls on a Friday. Margaritas and tacos and beer, oh my!
Finn Fiesta in the Village
Featuring margarita tastings, a taco eating contest and even chihuahua races, Ballantyne Village will be transformed into a party haven ready to celebrate all night long.
Where: Ballantyne Village
14825 Ballantyne Village Way
Charlotte, NC 28277
Time: 4 p.m. to 11 p.m.
How Much: Free to enter but $10 to partake in the tastings!
Cinco de Mayo Bar Crawl at the EpiCentre
With eight different locations on the roster, it’s sure to be a fun night for those who participate! Stops include Vida Cantina, Blackfinn, Bubble, Rooftop 210, Strike City, Suite, Whisky River and Lucky’s Bar and Arcade.
Where: The Epicentre (Check in at Rooftop 210)
Time: 8 p.m. to 2 a.m.
How Much: $15 GA/ $50 VIP Tequila Tasting
Tres Dias of Cinco de Mayo
Three venues. Three celebrations. These parties start in the afternoon and go all weekend long. Look for the bar games; stay for the tequila specials.
Where: The Peculiar Rabbit, Jackalope Jacks and The Rabbit Hole
Time: 11 a.m. to 2 a.m.
How Much: Free to enter!
Be sure to hashtag #QueenCityWknd and let us know how the parties are. Happy celebrating!