Cinco de Mayo is on a Thursday this year so there will be a lot going on! You might want to take off work on Friday because there are some awesome celebrations going down this year. Consider this your guide to all the awesome Cinco de Mayo celebrations in Nashville. More parties are being announced every day so check back before making your final plan!
Cinco de Mayo in Nashville
Cinco de Mayo at Saint Anejo
Thursday, May 5th – 4:00pm til late
Saint Anejo and The Rosewall will be open beginning at 4:00pm on Thursday, May 5th to celebrate Cinco de Mayo. There will be street food, cocktails, and bright decorations. Best of all, it’s FREE! Head to M Street for some Cinco de Mayo fun. Get more details.
Mas Tacos Por Favor
Thursday, May 5th – 11:00am til 8:00pm
Mas Tacos Por Favor is hands down one of the best Mexican food in town. They always celebrate Cinco de Mayo with music and food specials. Stop by between 11:00am and 8:00pm for lunch or dinner. The food truck will be there. Enjoy latin and soul music by DJ Rate at lunch and latin music along with awesome percussion by members of Fly Golden Eagle during dinner hours.
Drinko de Mayo at Rosepepper Cantina
Thursday, May 5th – 11:00am til 11:00pm
Rosepepper Cantina in East Nashville is prepared for Drinko de Mayo. Stop between 11:00am and 11:00pm to grab one of the best margaritas in town. Rosepepper also has some amazing queso dip. They are promising drink specials and giveaways all day! Get more details.
Thursday, May 5th – 11:00am til Midnight
Chago’s Cantina on Belmont Blvd will be celebrating Cinco de Mayo all day with fantastic drink specials. Specials will include $7 Jumbo Margaritas, $4 Pacifico & Dos Equis Drafts, and $25 Margarita Pitchers. Make sure you stop by for lunch or dinner because their food is amazing!
Cinco de Yonce at Acme
Thursday, May 5th – 9:00pm til 2:00am
Are you sad because the Beyoncé concert was postponed? Don’t worry, Acme Radio will be hosting Cinco de Yonce on Thursday, May 5th starting at 9:00pm on the Acme rooftop. DJ Coach and DJ Rate will be there spinning Beyoncé jams all night. This will be a live broadcast. 21+. Get more details.
M.L. Rose (Melrose & West)
Thursday, May 5th – 3:00pm til close
M.L. Rose isn’t a Mexican restaurant but they still want to provide some Cinco de Mayo inspired fun! They will be having killer drink specials at both locations from 3:00pm til close. Specials include $1.50 Dos Perros drafts, $5 house margaritas on the rocks, and $8 Casamigos tequila shots. There will also be giveaways all night. Get more details.
Cinco de Bye-O
Thursday, May 5th
The beloved Corner Pub midtown will close their doors after one last bash, which they’ve nicknamed Cinco de Bye-O! Join them on Thursday, May 5th as they say goodbye to the Midtown location and clean out their liquor supply. There will be a ton of drink specials since all of the booze has to go, and live music! Get more details.
Thursday, May 5th – 3:00pm til close
The Sutler hosts a 90’s night in the cellar every Thursday at 9:00pm so there’s already a built-in party for Cinco de Mayo. They will also offer $1.50 Dos Perros drafts, $5 margaritas on the rocks, and $8 Casamigos tequila shots from 3:00pm til close. Live music in the saloon (upstairs) starts at 6:00pm. Get more details.
Patrón on the Patio at Loews Vanderbilt Private Patio
Thursday, May 5th – 4:00pm to 7:00pm
Patrón on the Patio will be on Thursday, May 5th from 4:00pm til 7:00pm on a private patio at Loews Vanderbilt Hotel. The patio fits 40-50 guests and is connected to the Green Room. There will be a live band, a $10 all-you-can-eat nacho bar, and drink specials. Drink specials will be on craft Patrón Tequila margaritas, Corona, and Corona Light. Get more details.