Cinco de Mayo is a national holiday in Mexico, but it is also widely celebrated by Mexican-Americans in the United States. The holiday, which in Spanish means the “Fifth of May,” commemorates the Battle of Puebla, when Mexican patriots stopped a French invasion. To honor the day, people throughout Mexico, as well as many cities throughout the United States, celebrate with festivals and fiestas, enjoying traditional Mexican food and special music and dances.
Here is a round-up of some fun activities, recipes, and crafts for Cinco de Mayo:
Mexican Fried Ice Cream via Amy on Pinterest
Mexican Fried Banana's via Amy on Pinterest
Make Musical Maracas via Amy on Pinterest
Many More Idea's on my Pinterest Board!
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