Cinco de Mayo is coming up this weekend, and I know you're actively searching for some fun, food and drink filled plans. Check out these restaurants and bars to view the best specials happening in Charlotte. The mariachi bands, endless tacos and margaritas are calling your name, so go enjoy yourselves!
PACO'S TACOS AND TEQUILA
Photo: Paco's Tacos and Tequila
What's Going On: A week long Cinco de Mayo celebration with multiple drink specials
Monday: $8 Herradura Blanco Margaritas; $3 Dos XX Pints (you get to keep the glass!)
Tuesday: $3 Modelo Pints (you get to keep the glass!); $9 May Margarita of the month
Wednesday: $3 Mexican Bottles; $9 Rusty El Camino
Thursday: Sauza-Hornitos Night, $1 Coronitas; $9 Hornitos Reposado Spicy Palomas
Friday: $3 Sol Bottles; $10 Top Shelf Drinks
Saturday: $3 Dos XX Cans and a coozie; $9 Pretty in Peach Margaritas
Sunday (Cinco de Mayo): $6 No Name Margaritas; $2 Corona/Corona Lite; $9 Cadillac; $3 Modelo Can and Coozie
SouthPark: 6401 Morrison Blvd #8a, Charlotte, NC 28211
SOUTH END STATION
Photo: Charlotte Food Scene
What's Going On: Annual Cinco de Mayo block party with Hot Taco, Oak Room, All American Pub, and Slate Charlotte. Entry to this event is FREE.
Sunday from 10am-until (Cinco de Mayo): $3 Coronas; $7 El Jimador; Mexican Food, Frozen Margaritas, Coronita Flips, and Taco Specials
South End: 200 East Bland St, Charlotte, NC 28203
THE IMPROPER PIG
Photo: The Improper Pig
What's Going On: All-you-can-eat tacos from a build-your-own taco bar and margarita specials
Sunday from 11am-5pm (Cinco de Mayo): $15.99 Build-Your-Own-Taco Buffet; $5 Mary's Margaritas
Cotswold: 110 S. Sharon Amity Rd, Charlotte, NC 28211
Photo: Sycamore Brewing, Citropica IPA can release is Friday, May 3 at 12pm
What's Going On: A Cinco de Mayo themed weekend celebration featuring live music, a mariachi band, special beer releases, and Mexican inspired food and drinks.