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Best Places to Celebrate Cinco de Mayo In Miami

Held every year on May 5, Cinco de Mayo is a Mexican fiesta that is not only celebrated in Mexico, but throughout the United States as well. Miami is one city that is well known for throwing some of the best Cinco de Mayo parties every year. Below are some great Mexican hotspots throughout the area that are sure to be celebrating the annual holiday to the fullest extent.
Nightlife & Music Cinco de Mayo, Cinco Cantina & Tequila Bar
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Cinco Cantina & Tequila Bar
4251 Salzedo St.
Coral Gables, FL 33146
(786) 439-1730
www.cincomiami.comHours: Sun to Wed - 11 a.m. to, Thu to Sat - 11 a.m. to 2 a.m.

Located in Coral Gables, Cinco Cantina & Tequila Bar has an extensive drink and food menu that is sure to satisfy any customer on Cinco de Mayo. With its upbeat atmosphere, guests can choose from a very large variety of tequilas and specialty drinks, in addition to Mexican classics such as authentic tacos, guacamole, and fajitas. The large space, both inside and on the patio, coupled with the modern and gorgeous decor and friendly wait staff at this bar makes it the perfect spot to take groups for Cinco de Mayo. In fact, large groups can plan special outings and take advantage of the many party packages available for an unforgettable Cinco de Mayo fiesta. Cinco Cantina & Tequila Bar also offers a rewards card that can provide perks and benefits for repeat visitors.

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Nightlife & Music Cinco de Mayo, Tequlia Rach
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Tequila Ranch
Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino
5760 Seminole Way
Davie, FL 33314
(954) 556-7430

Hours: Daily - 11 a.m. to 11 p.m. (Except Mondays dinner only), bar open until 3 a.m.Located in one of the hottest spots to party in Broward County, Tequila Ranch is a bar amongst the strip of nightclubs outside the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino. What makes this venue so special is its authenticity. Everything from the food to the drinks to the ambiance and music set the tone for a bona fide Cinco de Mayo fiesta experience. If you're feeling adventurous, go for a ride on the mechanical bull to participate in the sexy bull riding contest. For Cinco de Mayo 2012, expect a huge bash sure to top last year's fiesta, which included raffle prizes on the hour, live Latin music, DJs, dancers and a vacation trip giveaway. You're sure to be partying until the wee hours of the morning of May 6.

Nightlife & Music Cinco de Mayo, Taco Beach Shack
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Taco Beach Shack
Hollywood Beach Hotel
334 Arizona St.
Hollywood Beach, FL 33019
(954) 920-6523

Hours: Sun to Thurs - 11:30 a.m. to 10 p.m., Fri to Sat - 11:30 a.m. to 12 a.m.What better way to let loose this Cinco de Mayo then right on the beach? Located at the Hollywood Beach Hotel, Taco Beach Shack offers live music on Saturdays and hosts DJs every Sunday. The Shack's outdoor atmosphere, ping pong tables and VIP cabanas make this a one-of-a-kind spot to celebrate Cinco de Mayo. If you want a way to spice things up this Cinco de Mayo, head to Taco Beach Shack's annual May fiesta on the 5th. Expect to find a beach party with a live Latin band and great Corona specials for Cinco de Mayo this year.

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Cafeina Wynwood Lounge
297 Northwest 23rd St.
Miami, FL 33127
(305) 438-0792

Hours: Thu to Fri - 5 p.m. to 3 a.m., Sat - 9 p.m. to 3 a.m.Celebrate this year's Cinco de Mayo at Cafeina Wynwood Lounge in Miami, located right in the heart of the Wynwood Art District. With beautiful works of art on display, this elegant yet hip tapas-style restaurant also features a bar that serves up unique drinks such as café con leche martinis. Relax in one of the many outdoor hammocks or dance the night away while a live DJ spins a variety of songs that'll make you want to get up and get down.
Amber Butch is an avid traveler that gets a travel fix at least once a month, and has been to 20 different countries so far. As a South Florida native, she also offers tips and suggestions for some of the best hot spots throughout the area. Her work can be found at
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