Cinco De Mayo 5.5.11
"fifth of May") is a holiday that commemorates the
Mexican army's unlikely victory over French forces
at the Battle
of Puebla on May
5, 1862. "Cinco de Mayo is not a Mexican holiday—it is an American
Civil War holiday, created
spontaneously by Mexicans and Latinos living in California who supported the
fragile cause of defending freedom and democracy during the first years of
that bloody war between the states." Cinco
de Mayo is not Mexico's
Independence Day, the
most important national patriotic holiday in Mexico".
going to be 71°
on Thursday. Let's drink Corona's (Happy
Hour special $15 Corona or Pacifico buckets. )
on the Hill's best Patio until the sun goes down.
Then it is on to
The Rio Grande Mexican restaurant for a Cinco de Mayo Fiesta with an IPad
giveaway and drink specials.
the link on the right to enter)
- 5:00 pm - The Goose
Boulder, CO, 80302
7:00 pm -
1101 Walnut St
- See ya there!
- Jim- 303/819.0053 cell