Call your friends and make plans to spend Cinco de Mayo in Baton Rouge. From restaurants with the best Mexican dishes and margaritas, to the city's nightlife sounds of live Latin music, the capital city comes alive with plenty to do this year.

 

Roundup of Cinco de Mayo locations in Baton Rouge:

*Please see individual bar/restaurant's official social media pages for the latest updates on these events.

Mestizo Louisiana Mexican Cuisine:

  • May 5—4 PM – 9 PM
  • Enjoy "Cinco on the Go" and pick up curbside
  • Jeff Johnson of Classic Hits 103.3 FM onsite playing his music
  • Hang out and wait in the big tent in the front
  • Grab a drink with a Fun Photo Booth, complete with fun props  
  • "Pimp Your Sombrero" contest where the best sombrero will receive a prize
  • CINCO BINGO for the tables and a raffle
  • Prizes will include:
    • A Combo Fajitas Pack for 10 along with a Gallon of frozen margaritas! 
    • A tequila tasting for 10 in our private dining room! 
    • And... many more surprises!  

The Velvet Cactus:

  • May 5—4 PM – 9 PM
  • Half-priced house margarita specials run all day 
  • Snag a frozen margarita for as low as $3.75

Caliente Mexican Craving Lee Dr. Location:

  • May 5—2 PM – 10 PM 
  • 2 for 1 margaritas from 2 PM – 7 PM
  • $1 Jello shots
  • $3 Tequila shots
  • Live Music 7 PM-10 PM

George’s Place on St. Louis Street:

  • May 5—3 PM – 11 PM
  • $5 margaritas
  • $3 tequila shots

Chili’s on North Mall Drive:

  • May 5—11 AM – 11 PM
  • $5 dollar drinks (only on select ones)
  • Five select drinks include four margaritas and one beer

Tio Javi's Mexican Restaurant on Constitution Avenue:

  • May 5—11 AM – 9 PM
  • 2 for 1 margaritas

Modesto Taco Tequila Whiskey on Burbank Drive:

  • May 5—3 PM – 10 PM
  • First Annual Tent Bash
  • Live music plus a DJ
  • Taco & margarita specials
  • Prizes and giveaways all night long
  • Reservations recommended. Learn more on eatmodesto.com

Casa La Vida Tex-Mex Cuisine on Coursey Boulevard:

  • May 5—11 AM – 9PM
  • Drink specials all day

Boil & Roux Southern Kitchen on Coursey Boulevard

  • May 5—3 PM – MIDNIGHT
  • The 6th Annual Cinco De Mayo Bash
  • Ticketed event
  • Live Bands Featuring The Michael Foster Project & Esco Soul
  • Event Hosted by Comedian AO
  • Mechanical Bull , Hookahs, 360 Photobooth, Crawfish, Tacos, and more...
  • Sections and Bottle Service Available
  • All guests must be 21 years or older