The Best Margaritas in Dallas for Cinco De Mayo Weekend
Updated: Sep 22
Wishing everyone a happy Cinco de Mayo - or as we like to call it Cinco De Drinko. Though some aren’t very clear as to what the holiday commemorates, we’re here to shed a light unto what the day stands for and how you can appropriately celebrate it.
Cinco de Mayo is a holiday that celebrates the date of the Mexican army’s 1862 victory over France at the Battle of Puebla during the Franco-Mexican War. Now, that you’ve got your mini history lesson, what you will take away with you after reading this post is the best places in Dallas to get a margarita on this lovely day of celebration and drinking responsibly. All of these fantastic finds will take place on May 5th, so get your sombrero ready - it’s time to fiesta.
If you are wanting to be extra festive with a DJ, live mariachi band, games, and drink specials - yes, margaritas will be on the menu, this is the place for you. The ambience consists of colored lights and festive decor that will put you in the mood whether you’re drinking or not. The celebration will take place at all three locations across the Metroplex from 3:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
Sundown at Granada
Specialty margs and Mexican beer specials, what more could you want? If you’re looking to soak up some sun on a patio while sipping on frozen, booze filled drinks then this is the place for you. The event will be taking place from 12:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Here you can find an all day celebration filled with live music, a miniature donkey, complementary photos from a photo-wagon, and signature flights of tacos and tequilas. On top of that, there’s always live music to jam to while you’re feeling yourself off of that third drink. The festivities will take place all day from 11 a.m. to 12 a.m.
Now, prepare yourself for this one. This is an all-weekend long event starting May 4 at 12:00 p.m. until May 5 at 4:00 p.m. You will be able to enjoy specialty margaritas, and a variety of music ranging from mariachi, Tex-Mex country, and high energy Latin Music. We highly suggest bringing a backup pair of dancing shoes.
HG SPLY CO
Come celebrate Cinco de Mayo in the heart of lower Greenville Ave with HG SPLY CO. Here you can enjoy margaritas and beer specials, $2 street tacos, and festive music from a special guest DJ. Plus, there are many dessert spots nearby if you find yourself catching a sweet tooth at the end of the day.
Make sure you take advantage of this day- where binge drinking margaritas and tequila - responsibly all day is socially acceptable. And don’t forget to mention what the holiday stands for to your friends because now you’re a certified Cinco de Mayo expert.