Cinco de Mayo

Cinco de Mayo is an annual celebration held on May 5. The date is observed to commemorate the Mexican Army's victory over the French Empire at the Battle of... Wikipedia

  • Observed by:  Mexicans, Mexican Americans, and people of non-Mexican heritage
  • Type:  Political
  • Significance:  Celebration of the Mexican victory over French forces at the Battle of Puebla, on May 5, 1862
  • Celebrations:  Parades, food, music, folkloric dancing, battle reenactments
  • Date:  May 5
  • date:  May 5
  • Frequency:  yearly
  • Related to:  El Día de la Batalla de Puebla
  • Data source:  DuckDuckGo