Looking to do more than sip cerveza and feast on guacamole? While honoring the Mexican Army’s 1862 victory over the French at the Battle of Puebla ranks low in Mexico, the holiday has evolved into a celebration of Mexican culture here.
No matter what you choose to do, make sure to do it safely. Here are a few ways to celebrate Cinco de Mayo in Clearwater:
1. Catch some beisbol
The in game two of a four game series that features a post game fireworks display Saturday night. First pitch is at 6:30 p.m.
2. Margaritas and more...
Check out some authentic Mexican fare from some of our past Taco Tuesday stops and make sure . National chain Moe’s also features its $5 for any burrito, chips and a drink deal. Out at the beach there are plenty of places to go loco including .
3. Humane Society of Pinellas vaccine fiesta
Get your pet vaccinated for a low cost from noon to 2 p.m. at the animal shelter, 3040 State Road 590. The clinic is first come, first served.
4. The Library
Yeah, we said it. Check out the East Library for plenty of Cinco de Mayo fun starting at 2 p.m. at 2251 Drew St. The family-friendly event features traditional games, music and crafts.
5. Super Moon Saturday
Enjoy the day outside at the beach or one of the city’s parks. Just remember that is was not too much tequila when you see it seems you might be able to touch the moon. It is going to be the closest it has been in 20 years (even closer than the ). If you see it and have a good vantage feel free to send in a picture to firstname.lastname@example.org.