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Cinco De Mayo Celebrations in New Port Richey

Check out our list of fun Cinco De Mayo happenings in New Port Richey.

Cinco De Mayo is Sunday, May 5. The holiday recognizes the Battle of Puebla in 1862. It was originally a time for Mexican Americans living in the West to celebrate their freedom during the Civil War.

The day has since turned into a time to honor Mexican culture, including the refreshing beverage that is the Margarita.

All around, Cinco De Mayo gives people a reason to get out and celebrate life with friends. We've rounded up a few Cinco De Mayo celebrations happening right in your town.

Here are a few places to celebrate Cinco De Mayo 2013 in New Port Richey:

Grille 54 Trinity - The fun starts around 5 p.m. when the restaurant will serve $2 tacos, $4 nacho platters and $2 Coronas all day. Address: 10900 SR 54 in Trinity, Fla. For more information call 727-376-0254.

Carmelita's Mexican Restaurant - The Mexican restaurant will have a Mariachi band outside and drink specials all day including Margaritas for $2.75 and Bud Light for $2.75. Address: 8526 Old Country Road 54 in New Port Richey, Fla. For more information call 727-376-4800.

Seaside Inn - Live music, drink specials and party time are what Cinco De Mayo is all about at Seaside Inn. The band Cross Eyed Larry will perform at this party from 4 to 8 p.m. Address: 5330 Treadway Dr. in New Port Richey, Fla. For more information call 727-846-1112.

Grace May 06, 2013 at 12:37 PM
Actually Cinco de Mayo was a holiday invented here in the USA. In Mexico it was not celebrated and was no big deal. But then some beer makers said hey we can sell more beer, so they created the holiday and started pushing it. So now it's a holiday. At least it's one not based on mythology.

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