Cinco de Mayo is on Sunday, May 5, 2019, so expect a full weekend of themed events, specials, and fun. We’ve rounded up the top Cinco de Mayo celebrations in Nashville. Check back here for additional celebrations as they are announced.
Cinco de Mayo 2019 in Nashville
Saint Anejo’s Weekend-long Fiesta
Friday, May 3, 2019 – Sunday, May 5, 2019 | All day & night
Saint Anejo is hosting a three-day Cinco de Mayo fiesta all weekend with drink specials, giveaways, and festive fun. On Friday, guests can enjoy half-priced margarita pitchers and buckets of cerveza (5-for-3) from 2:00pm to 6:00pm. There will be a DJ on Saturday and a mariachi band on Sunday. Best of all, admission is free. The event is 21 and over only starting at 4:00pm on Friday and Saturday.
Tacos & Tequila (Cinco de Mayo Edition)
Saturday, May 4, 2019 | 2:30pm to 8:30pm
Tacos & Tequila (Cinco de Mayo Edition) is Saturday May 4, 2019, from 2:30pm to 8:30pm at Horton Events in the SoBro area (660 Lafayette Street). The community festival will have food, live music, drinks, and entertainment. Tickets are $35-$55 depending on when you purchase, and include bottomless margaritas, palomas, or mules plus three tacos. Additional tacos are available for purchase for $2 each. A full bar will also be available. Attendees must be 21 or over. The event is hosted by Southern Yankee and sponsored by Hornitos Tequila.
Cinco de Mayo Fiesta! at Rosepepper Cantina
Sunday, May 5, 2019 | 11:00am to 10:00pm
Rosepepper Cantina is throwing their annual parking-lot Cinco de Mayo Fiesta on Sunday, May 5, 2019, from 11:00am to 10:00pm. There will be food, margaritas, music, games, and prizes. Admission is free and open to all ages.
Cinco Weekend Kick-Off Party
Friday, May 3, 2019 | 7:00pm
Lightning 100 presents the Cinco Weekend Kick-off Party at 7:00pm on Friday, May 3, 2019, at Mercy Lounge. There will be live performances by DJ Brandi Cyrus, Nikki’s Wives, and DJ Housequake. In addition to free admission, there will also be free drinks and free tacos. This event is 21 and over only.
Cinco de Acme
Thursday-Sunday, May 2-5, 2019 | 10:00am to close
Acme Feed & Seed is turning 5 this summer, so they are hosting Cinco de Acme, a weekend-long celebration from Thursday to Sunday, May 2-5, 2019. They will have tequila, cervezas, frozen drinks, and free live music all weekend long. Enjoy specials on tacos, 5 amigos (chips, salsas, and queso), and $5 frozen margaritas. Yoga Buzz will be FREE on Saturday—register here.
Neighbors Crawdad de Mayo
Saturday, May 4, 2019 | Noon
Neighbors of Sylvan Park is hosting Crawdad de Mayo on Saturday, May 4, 2019, starting at noon. They’ll be celebrating their eight-year anniversary, along with Cinco de Mayo and the Kentucky Derby. There will be a crawfish boil starting at 2:00pm. The first 100 attendees receive a free t-shirt. Tickets are $30 in advance or $35 at the door.
Tres de Mayo: 3st of the Month
Friday, May 3, 2019 | 6:00pm
3st of the Month is hosting Tres de Mayo on Friday, May 3, 2019, at 6:00pm at Pennington Distilling Company in The Nations. The event will focus on all things agave with 24 craft distilleries creating specialty cocktails for attendees. Tickets are $40. Guests must have a free 3st of the Month membership or attend with an existing member.
2nd Annual Cinco de Mayo Pub Crawl
Sunday, May 5, 2019 | 1:00pm to 5:00pm
The 2nd Annual Cinco de Mayo Pub Crawl is Sunday, May 5, 2019, from 1:00pm to 5:00pm in Midtown. Registration is at Winner’s Bar & Grill. Tickets are $10 in advance. This event is 21 and over only.
Cinco de Mayo at Black Rabbit
Sunday, May 5, 2019 | 2:00pm to 8:00pm
Make your way downtown for Cinco de Mayo at Black Rabbit on Sunday, May 5, 2019, from 2:00pm to 8:00pm. The fun party will feature a DJ plus food and drink specials of tacos, beer, and tequila.
Cinco de Nada
Sunday, May 5, 2019 | 10:30am to 10:00pm
Nada Nashville in Midtown is hosting their annual Cinco de Nada on Sunday, May 5, 2019, from 10:30am to 10:00pm. In addition to their regular offerings like nadaritas, Mexican brews, tacos, and gauc, there will also be some other fun happenings.
Flavored Ritas at Pancho & Lefty’s
Sunday, May 5, 2019 | 11:00am to 9:00pm
Pancho & Lefty’s is releasing two new flavored margaritas: blueberry and pineapple! Stop by on Cinco de Mayo to try these and other flavors like the matcha, CBD-infused marga-reefer, mango, strawberry, or original lime. Also check out their expanded rooftop patio with more seating space!
L27 Cinco de Mayo
Sunday, May 5, 2019 | All day
L27 Rooftop Lounge is offering lunch and dinner specials all day for Cinco de Mayo on Sunday, May 5, 2019, including 2-for-1 margaritas, $12 chicken chilaquiles, and $12 carnitas tacos.
Cinco de Mayo at M.L.Rose
Sunday, May 5, 2019 | All day
Each M.L.Rose location will offer drink special all day on Cinco de Mayo, Sunday, May 5, 2019. Specials include $3 Muchacho Mexican-style lager by Good People Brewing, $8 Patron Silver shots, $12 premium casa-ritas (on the rocks), and $10 Muchacho + Patron Silver shot. Liquor specials end at 10pm. Beer specials only available while supplies last.
Hopdoddy Cinco de Mayo
Friday to Sunday, May 3-5, 2019 | All day
Hopdoddy Burger Bar in Hillsboro Village is offering half-priced margaritas all weekend long from May 3-5, 2019. From the Classic Frozen to The Skinny Dip (a seven-ounce Coronita dunked into a frozen margarita with a black lava salt rim), guests will have a chance to enjoy tasty margs on the cheap all day.
Cinco de Mayo at Dierks Bentley’s Whiskey Row
Saturday and Sunday, May 4-5, 2019 | All day
Dierks Bentley’s Whiskey Row is hosting a weekend-long Cinco de Mayo celebration on Saturday and Sunday, May 4-5-, 2019, with live bands, DJs, and drink specials including $30 buckets of Dos XX and $1 off Don Julio Blanco.
Cinco de Mayo Party at True Music Room & Bar
Sunday, May 5, 2019 | 2:00pm to 6:00pm
True Music Room & Bar at the Cambria Hotel is hosting a Cinco de Mayo Party from 2:00pm to 6:00pm on Sunday, May 5, 2019. The outdoor pool will be open to everyone during the event. There will also be drink specials and music by DJ Jerry Pentecost. Admission is free. This event is 21 and over only.