DUI Patrols Planned for Cinco De Mayo

Khalid performs at the Poptopia Holiday concert presented by 99.7 Now! at the SAP center in downtown San Jose California on Saturday

Khalid performs at the Poptopia Holiday concert presented by 99.7 Now! at the SAP center in downtown San Jose California on Saturday

The fifth of may celebrates the day the Mexican Army beat France at the battle of Puebla during the Franco-Mexican War. "Feliz Cinco de Mayo!".

The victory changed the course of Mexican and world history.

Fernando Mendez, General Manager of The Taco Stand, says they have a family-friendly place to celebrate Cinco de Mayo.

While the holiday's roots are in Mexico, it's actually a minor holiday there and is celebrated much more in the U.S.

The Battle of Puebla pitted 2,000 Mexican troops against a French force of 6,000. Cinco de Mayo freebies and dealsFor Sharks fans who couldn't make it to game 5 in Las Vegas, there was a viewing party at San Pedro Square Market. Mexico's most important national holiday is celebrated September 16, commemorating the Cry of Dolores (Grito de Dolores) that initiated the 1810 war for Mexican independence from Spain.

Jayme Sanders, owner of Mint Studio located at 5965 Village Way in Pacific Highlands Ranch, suggests upgrading your Cinco de Mayo fiesta with easy DIY décor.

The statement echoed Trump's comments past year, when he said that the US honored "the Mexican-Americans whose fighting spirit and patriotism have been influential in shaping the character of our great Nation". That defeat nearly singlehandedly restored national pride to a country that had been torn apart by civil war and foreign invasions for decades, and to this day it has become a staple celebration throughout the entire continent.

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