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Want a Good Cinco de Mayo Party? Written by Jennifer Frost on May 5th, 2014

Want a Good Cinco de Mayo Party?

Come To Portland…

Believe it or not, but Cinco de Mayo is considered a relatively minor holiday in Mexico. In the USA, its historical and cultural significance has pretty much been drowned in shots of Patron and frozen margaritas.

There is one city, though, that really takes its Cinco de Mayo seriously – so seriously their festival’s URL is cincodemayo.org: Portland, Oregon. For the last 30 years, our city’s Annual Cinco de Mayo Fiesta, which kicked off Saturday, May 3rd, has attracted thousands of visitors.

Don’t just take our word for it, read what Jessica Montoya Coggins from NBC reveals here:


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