Where are you headed for Cinco de Mayo?

Where are you headed for Cinco de Mayo?
Photo courtesy of MGN Online.

PORTLAND, Ore. -- Cinco de Mayo is an annual tradition that is once again upon us.

Several events throughout the Portland-Vancouver area are happening in the days leading up to Cinco de Mayo, along with a variety of activities on the day itself.

Know of a Cinco de Mayo event that's not on the list? Email it to us and we'll put it up.

 


May 2


Culinary Passport -- Cinco De Mayo

  • Where: Salem
  • When: 6-8:30 p.m.
  • Cost: $24
  • Phone: 503-814-2432

May 4


28th annual Cinco de Mayo Festival

  • What: Food, music, rides, etc.
  • Where: Waterfront Park in Portland
  • When: 11 a.m. to 11 p.m.
  • Cost: Ticket prices vary

 


May 5


28th annual Cinco de Mayo Festival

  • What: Food, music, rides, etc.
  • Where: Waterfront Park in Portland
  • When: 11 a.m. to 11 p.m.
  • Cost: Ticket prices vary

Cinco de Mayo fiesta

  • What: Music
  • Time: 8 p.m.
  • Where: Dante's (350 West Burnside Avenue in Portland)
  • Cost: $15 advance TicketsWest / $18 at the door

Orchestre L'Pow presents Dames and Games

  • What: Music
  • When: 8-11:30 p.m.
  • Where: Five Star Theatre (13 West Sixth Avenue in Portland)


Cinco De Mayo Anniversary Bash

  • What: Food and drink
  • When: 2-10 p.m.
  • Where: La Superior (2727 North Lombard in Portland)

Cinco De Mayo Pub Crawl

  • What: Fairs and festivals
  • When: From noon to 9 p.m.

South of the border lineup:

  • CHA Taqueria & Bar - 12 pm till 1:00 pm
  • 305 Northwest 21st Avenue # 203 PDX
  • Mazatlan Mexican Restaurant & Bar - 1 pm till 2 pm
  • 2050 Southwest Morrison Street PDX
  • The Matador - 2 pm till 3 pm
  • 1967 West Burnside Street PDX
  • Red Cap Garage – 3 pm till 4 pm
  • 1035 Southwest Stark Street
  • Mayas Taqueria - 4:00 pm till 6 pm
  • 1000 Southwest Morrison Street PDX
  • The Rack - 6:30 pm till 8 pm
  • 833 Southwest Naito Parkway
  • MVP Sports Bar & Rooftop Bar - 8pm
  • 826 Southwest 2nd Avenue PDX

Cinco de Mayo Fish Taco Cook-Off

  • What: Food and drink
  • When: From 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.
  • Where: Culinary Center in Lincoln City (801 SW Highway 101, 4th Floor in Lincoln City)

Angel Bouchet

  • What: Music
  • When: 8 p.m.
  • Where: Blue Diamond (20th and Sandy Boulevard in Portland)

Ring Kings: Mayweather vs. Cotto Presented by O’Reilly Auto Parts

  • What: Sports (boxing)
  • When: All day
  • Cost: Varies
  • Where: Century 16 Cedar Hills Crossing (3200 Southwest Hocken Avenue in Beaverton);  Santiam 11 (365 LANCASTER Drive SE in Salem)

Rudefish

  • What: Music
  • When: 9 p.m.
  • Where: Buffalo Gap (6835 SW Macadam Avenue in Portland)

Avenue Victor Hugo - Drunk on Pines

  • What: Music
  • When: 8 p.m.
  • Where: The Agenda (2366 SE 82nd Ave in Portland)

Cinco de Mayo celebration cooking class

  • What: Community, food and drink
  • When: From 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.
  • Cost: $75
  • Phone: 360-992-2939
  • Where: Clark College at Columbia Tech Center (18700 SE Mill Plain Blvd in Vancouver)

Cinco de Mayo Celebration

  • Where: Peninsula Park Community Center, 700 N. Rosa Parks Way
  • When: From 5:30- 8:30 p.m.
  • Summary:  Dancing, food, family activities - free
  • More info: Join in for Jefferson High School's MECHA program for dancing, food, family activities, and a raffle. Free for everyone and family friendly.

Cinco de Mayo celebration

  • What: Food, music
  • Where: La Casa Tapatia (121 E. 4th Street in La Center, Wash.)
  • When: 9 p.m.
  • Other info: Listen to Half Step Down, a high energy blues/rock band. There will also be prizes and drink specials that night.

May 6


28th annual Cinco de Mayo Festival

  • What: Food, music, rides, etc.
  • Where: Waterfront Park in Portland
  • When: 11 a.m. to 11 p.m.
  • Cost: Ticket prices vary