AAA Tipsy Tow offers free rides on Cinco de Mayo

06 May, 2018, 03:17 | Author: Priscilla Morrison
  • Cinco de Mayo recipe: this lamb chilli con carne will brighten up your meal

The event organizers say today is a celebration for Mexico, but also a way to bring different communities together.

"On May 5, 1862, General Ignacio Zaragoza's Mexican forces withstood the French assault on the town of Puebla de Los Angeles, despite being outnumbered and underequipped". Mexico's most important national holiday is celebrated September 16, commemorating the Cry of Dolores (Grito de Dolores) that initiated the 1810 war for Mexican independence from Spain.

In case you were wondering what America's been searching for on Cinco de Mayo, you're in luck!

While running for president, Trump marked the Mexican holiday by tweeting a picture of himself eating a taco bowl.




"I hope everybody has big plans for the weekend because tomorrow is Cinco de Mayo", Colbert said. Cinco de Mayo freebies and dealsFor Sharks fans who couldn't make it to game 5 in Las Vegas, there was a viewing party at San Pedro Square Market. In the US the date has become associated with the celebration of Mexican-American culture.

Cinco de Mayo is not a national holiday in Mexico, though many schools close and a larger celebration is held in the State of Puebla, where the battle took place.

Applebee's, with locations throughout Spokane, extended its Dollarita $1 margarita special for the day.

Recommended:



Popular

Officer's murder: Himachal to submit status report in apex court
Himachal Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur said, "The culprit will be nabbed soon and action taken as per the law". As a precaution, Solan Deputy Commissioner Vinod Kumar imposed prohibitory orders in Kasauli area.

Amazon adds money making to Alexa skills
If you speak English, live in the United Kingdom , and own an Alexa-powered device, you can ask it to Open Pac-Man Stories. To kick off today's launch of general availability, Amazon is announcing a handful of others who will do the same .

Flipkart buys back $350 mn worth shares
Unconfirmed reports have started trickling in, indicating that the mega-deal of Indian e-commerce has been finalized. Meanwhile, a TOI report today said Walmart is insistent on keeping on board only one co-founder of Flipkart .

Kentucky native writes new Celine Dion song for 'Deadpool 2'
The Merc with a Mouth shows off his dance skills in the video with Celine Dion. Deadpool 2 will be in Philippine cinemas on May 16. Deadpool 2 comes to theaters May 18.

NY vet accused of smuggling heroin in puppies arrested
A Colombian veterinarian is accused of implanting heroin in puppies to smuggle drugs into the United States. He was eventually caught in 2015, living in the town of Santa Comba in northwestern Spain.

Musk's Tesla Tantrum Costs Him $300 Million
The cash burn could put pressure on the company to borrow more or sell additional shares to raise more cash. The proposal came ahead of the company's annual meeting that is scheduled for June 5.

Trump seeks support from Nigeria, other Africans to host 2026 World Cup
It could lead to criticism that FIFA is over-complicating global football and devaluing its flagship World Cup. The 2026 edition will be different from previous tournaments as it will see the start of the expansion.

Dhoni, Watson set up another thrilling win for Super Kings
Pant added 88 runs for the fifth wicket with Vijay Shankar, who played a very good supporting role with an unbeaten 54. With a 13-run victory over Delhi Daredevils (DD) on Monday, they went back to the No 1 spot in the points table.

Cardinal George Pell to face trial on sex abuse charges
Cardinal Pell, who turns 77 next month, was Archbishop of Melbourne from 1996-2001, when he was appointed Archbishop of Sydney. The 76-year-old Vatican finance chief will be the highest-ranking Catholic official to stand trial for sexual abuse charges.

Dallas Cowboys take Stanford TE Dalton Schultz with 137th overall pick
Through the first two rounds of the NFL Draft , the Cowboys have drafted for need and not necessarily the "best player available". He started only five games last season because of a left knee injury, and missed the bowl game to prepare for the draft.