Charleston is gearing up to celebrate Cinco de Mayo with various celebrations on Friday, May 5, 2023, from food and drink specials to all-out fiestas. Consider this your go-to guide for Cinco de Mayo in Charleston. More events will be added as they are announced. Submit events here!
Charleston Cinco De Mayo CELEBRATIONS
Mex 1 Cinco De Mayo Block Party
Mex 1 Cinco de Mayo Block Party is Friday, May 5, 2023 from 5:00pm to 10:00pm at Mex 1 in West Ashley. Admission for this annual block party is free! This indoor/outdoor event will have live music from The Dubplates, a reggae band, two bars, and much more. You will not want to miss this family-friendly night!
Cinco De Mayo Party at Santi’s
Cinco De Mayo Party at Santi’s is Friday, May 5, 2023 from 3:00pm to 10:00pm at Santi’s Downtown. Enjoy taco and tequila specials and dance to DJ SOTO and Duo Macky all night. Admission is free.
Trio De Mayo
Trio De Mayo is Friday, May 5, 2023, starting at 9:00pm at Trio. Attendees can enjoy music from DJ Soto and Duo Macky at the official Santi’s Afterparty at Trio. Tickets range from $45 to $500.
Fiat Lux, located in Hotel Bennett, is hosting a Cinco De Mayo Party on Friday, May 5, 2023, from 4:00pm to 7:00pm. DJ Jerry Feels Good will be performing; there will be complimentary Herradura Tequila Tastings, various Mexican food options, and there is no cover charge.
Juanita Greenberg’s Cinco De Mayo Party
Downtown Charleston | Mount Pleasant
Juanita Greenberg’s Cinco De Mayo Party is Friday, May 5, 2023. Juanita Greenberg’s Mount Pleasant will have live music and drink specials from 2:00pm to 1:00am, including $5 Dos Equis and $3 tequila. Juanita Greenberg’s Downtown Charleston will have live music from 3:00pm to 9:00pm and $4 Dos Equis and $3 Lunazul.
Jalisco Taqueria Cinco De Mayo Block Party
The Cinco De Mayo, Parking Lot Party, is Friday, May 5, 2023, from 4:00pm to 9:00pm at Jalisco Taqueria on James Island. At this free family-fun event, attendees can enjoy the Jalisco Taqueria food truck, kids’ and adults’ pinatas, cornhole, and more fun! There will be prizes for the winners of the game.
Cinco De Maya
Enjoy Cinco De Mayo at Maya on King Street. Maya will have extended hours from 12:00pm to 10:00pm on Friday, May 5, 2023. Enjoy tacos, tequila, and live music! Maya will offer their classic menu and a few unique menu items to celebrate the holiday, including, Auqachile, Chilaquiles, Grilled Flank Steak Taco, Lebanese Chicken Taco, Poached Shrimp Taco, and a Cauliflower Caesar Salad.
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