The date essentially marked the end of European colonization in the Americas. May 5 is a date to commemorate the Mexican Army's victory at the Battle of Puebla. The event will take place on NBC, with the undercard of races beginning shortly after noon.
The 34th Portland Cinco De Mayo fiesta starts Friday at Tom McCall Waterfront Park, and lasts through the weekend. General admission tickets are $8, with VIP tickets available for $85. Notably, California has celebrated the holiday since 1863 on a continual basis.
Uber and Lyft are not providing any special promotions this year for Cinco de Mayo, officials with both ride-hailing companies said.
The Cinco de Mayo Festival and Celebration will also feature American and Mexican music, inflatables, and a photo booth.
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The Kentucky Derby is also this weekend.
In the Mexican city of Puebla, the holiday is commemorated with parades and historical reenactments. "It's important to find a safe alternative to getting behind the wheel".
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