5 Exciting Places to Celebrate Cinco de Mayo in Wilmington, NC
If you love Mexican food and drink, the big day of celebration approaches: Cinco de Mayo. This holiday commemorates the vastly outnumbered Mexican army’s victory over invading French forces at the Battle of Puebla on May 5, 1862. Today, in the U.S., we raise a glass and a taco each year to Cinco de Mayo.
Event Shuttle Service offers a great service to Cinco de Mayo celebrators: Chauffeured transportation for your celebration. Get your friends together and split the low cost of a luxury shuttle to take you out and about. You’ll have no worries about driving, so you can sip some cerveza, mojitas, or margaritas! We’ll take care of the traffic and parking, whether you’re traveling about or carrying your group to a favorite restaurant.
Our Mercedes Benz Party Sprinters have everything you want in a limo, with the headroom and ease-of-use of a van. Enjoy wrap around seating for up to 12, party lights, two flat-screen TVs with DVD and surround sound, and a built-in ice chest stocked with your favorite drinks to get the party started.
Our Mercedes Benz VIP Jet Sprinters seat 12 in black leather captain’s chairs. You’ll also find flat-screen TVs with DVD and surround sound, and a built-in ice chest. Or try our elegant black Mercedes E350 for smaller groups. Whatever your needs, we have the perfect vehicle.
Hear Some Great Music on Cinco de Mayo
The amazing bluegrass band Chatham County Line will perform at the Brooklyn Arts Center May 5, 2016, along with homegrown favorites The Midatlantic . The Cinco de Mayo show starts at 8 p.m., and there will be plenty of adult beverages.
You may want to grab a Mexican bite to eat before or after the show, and we have some ideas for that:
Downtown Wilmington’s Beer Barrio is Set to Party
Raise a glass of craft beer and a burrito to Cinco de Mayo at the Beer Barrio on Front Street in downtown Wilmington.
Count on K38 for Cinco de Mayo
Expect drink and dining specials for the Cinco de Mayo holiday at popular Mexican restaurant K38. Sister restaurants Tower 7 and Café del Mar are planning their festivities, too.
Try an Authentic Mexican Restaurant for Cinco de Mayo
Tex-Mex is delicious, but some restaurants in Wilmington make their own tortillas and Mexican specialty items. La Tapatia, La Guera, and Los Portales Taqueria are great for casual dining with an authentic Mexican flair this Cinco de Mayo.
El Cerro Grande Does Cinco de Mayo Right
The venerable El Cerro Grande celebrates its 25th birthday this year. Make reservations at one of three locations for a fun Cinco de Mayo celebration!
For safe travels this Cinco de Mayo, book transportation with Event Shuttle Service. We look forward to driving you and your friends wherever your Wilmington, NC Cinco de Mayo plans take you! Call (910) 398-8333 today, or request a quote online.