Cinco de Mayo Events

Apr 30, 2017

You’d Better Shop Around for just the right Cinco de Mayo event. What fits your fancy for the evening? Here are a few ideas…


Mariachi Night at Descanso Gardens: A Mexican buffet, cash bar, and mariachi music on the main lawn. The buffet included “drunken beans,” Spanish rice, cheese enchiladas, homemade chicken tamales, a taco station, churros and caramel flan.

Friday, May 5th at 6 p.m.
Cost: $50 per adult; $25 per child (12 and under)
Descanso Gardens, 1418 Descanso Dr., La Cañada Flintridge 91011
For more info & to purchase tickets, visit
Or call 1.818.790.3663


Groove Kitty at the Rose: Faux Fighters and Cheap Tricked open for Groove Kitty, the “over the top arena rock n pop” tribute band.

Friday, May 5th; doors open at 6 p.m., music begins at 7 p.m.
Tickets: general admission, $19.50+
Arrive by 7 p.m. and have a table/dinner for min. $25
Ticket & seating options purchase here
The Rose, 245 E. Green St., Pasadena 91101
For more info, visit


Groove Kitty at The Canyon Club in Agoura Hills.


Cinco de Mayo Weekend at The Huntington: Taco, tequila & music at the Patio Grill.

Friday-Sunday, May 5-7, 11 a.m.-4 p.m.
Admission: $10-$23 (breakdown here)
The Huntington, 1151 Oxford Rd., San Marino 91108
For more info, visit
Or call 1.626.405.2100


Seis de Mayo at the Senior Center: Karmen’s Catering whips up tacos, rice, and beans while you listen to traditional Mexican music performed by Grupo.

Saturday, May 6th at noon
Cost: $10, members; $12, non-members
Make reservations by May 4
Pasadena Sr. Center, 85 E. Holly St.
For more info, visit
Or call 1.626.795.4331






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