Cinco De Mayo in Philadelphia Region

1)  Al Pastor

560 Wellington Square
Exton, PA 19341
(484) 341-8886
https://www.eatalpastor.com/

Weekend de Mayo
Saturday, May 4 and Sunday, 5, 2019
11:00am to 7:00pm each day

Al Pastor will be hosting “Weekend de Mayo,” a two-day, all-day outdoor festival celebrating Cinco de Mayo in the Eagleview Town Center Park on Saturday, May 4 and Sunday, May 5, from 11am-7pm each day. Al Pastor will host this first time outdoor festival with margaritas and sangria specials, make-your-own mojitos, outdoor street food, games presented by Tennis Addiction (a local tennis club), a bounce house, kids friendly arts and crafts presented by local lifestyle boutique, Threads Marketplace, live music and much more!

The outdoor tequila and margaritas garden will feature $8.00 specially priced well margaritas (traditional, pineapple, jalapeno cucumber) and upgraded margaritas in all three flavors with Patron for $10.00. Look for a build-your-own mojito bar for $8.00 each featuring Boardroom Spirits in traditional, strawberry, blackberry and pineapple flavors. Rose sangria will be on special for $8.00 using seasonal selections of fruit. For the advanced and serious tequila lover, order up the El Chapo for $25.00 featuring Gran Patrón Platinum tequila, grand marnier and fresh lime juice. From the kitchen, look for tacos, taquitos, chips and guacamole, and much more. This event will feature festivities outside and under tents – with seating inside and out.

Margaritas Descriptions:

  • Traditional (tequila, lime, agave, salt) $8.00 well, $10.00 Patron
  • Al Pastor (lunazul reposado, lime, pineapple, allspice rim) $8.00 well, $10.00 Patron
  • Cucumber Jalapeno (tequila, lime, jalapeño tinctures)  $8.00 well, $10.00 Patron
  • Pineapple (tequila, pineapple, salt)  $8.00 well, $10.00 Patron

For more about this event and Al Pastor, call (484) 341-8886 or visit https://www.eatalpastor.com/


2) Revolution Taco

2015 Walnut St
Philadelphia, PA 19103
(267) 639-5681
http://www.therevolutiontaco.com/

Cinco de Mayo Specials
Saturday, May 4 and Sunday, 5, 2019
Saturday – 11:00am – 10:00pm; Sunday – 11:00am – 9:00pm

Revolution Taco celebrates Cinco de Mayo all weekend long! Look for specials like two smoked chicken with pineapple salsa tacos a for only $5 (chips and salsa included). Additionally, Barbacoa style lamb tacos with avocado salsa and pickled ramp aioli for 2 for $8. For dessert, tequila infused fried brownie bites with orange caramel sauce. Chef Carolyn Nguyen will also be offering fresh juice mixers for BYOT margaritas, including Strawberry Rhubarb and Mango Jalapeno for $4.00 each.


3) Evil Genius Beer Company

1727 N Front St
Philadelphia, PA 19122
(215) 425-6820
http://evilgeniusbeer.com/

A Plethora of Tacos! at Evil Genius
Four tacos and four beers pairing event
3:00pm to 4:30pm
$25.00 Each

Join Evil Genius for a Taco delight this Cinco de Mayo! This is a ticketed event – $25 for a one person tasting, or $50 for a two person tasting. Enjoy four tacos, which will be paired with a selected 5oz pour of Evil Genius.

Courses:

  • 1. Mongolian Beef –  with broccolini and garlic parmesan aioli
  • 2. Sweet and Spicy chilli chicken – with mango salsa and crema
  • 3. Pork tamale – with spicy red chile sauce
  • 4. Choco Taco – Classic ice cream truck treat – Vanilla ice cream with fudge swirls wrapped in a crunchy sugar cone taco, then drenched in a thick, chocolatey coating and sprinkled with peanuts

For more about Evil Genius, visit http://evilgeniusbeer.com/ or call 215-425-6820.

For tickets, visit https://www.ticketleap.com/events/?q=Evil+Genius&page_size=10


4) Nick’s Bar & Grille

16 South Second Street,
Philadelphia, PA, 19106
Old City District
(215) 928-9411
https://nicksroastbeefbarandgrille.com

Celebrate Cinco de Mayo on Sunday, May 5, 2019 with $6 margaritas, $4 Corona and Corona Light bottles, and your choice of tacos for $4.00 (chicken, beef, chorizo). Also, don’t miss special feature from the kitchen Chorizo Mussels with Grilled Bread for $12.50 and Southwestern Egg Rolls for $9.00.


5) Pistola’s Del Sur

1934 E Passyunk Ave,
Philadelphia, PA 19148
(267) 519-2329
https://www.pistoladelsur.com/

Sunday, May 5, 2019
Outdoor Street Festival at Del Sur
12:00pm – 8:00pm

Join Pisolta’s Del Sur for an outdoor street festival on Sunday, May 5, 2019 from Noon until 8pm with DJ Cutlas, a pig roast, Cinco de Mayo rhymes by Casey Parker, aka MC K Suavé. They will be serving $5 traditional margaritas and $5 pomegranate mango sangria. Prizes too!


6) The Cambridge

1508 South Street
Philadelphia, PA 19146
http://www.cambridgeonsouth.com/
(267) 455-0647

Cinco de Debry – All Weekend Saturday and Sunday at The Cambridge
PLUS: Outdoor Grand Opening of Patio for the Season!

Celebrate Cinco de Mayo and Kentucky Derby Day at The Cambridge on South Street! Cinco De Derby features all-day food and drink specials, plus the windows will be open and the back patio is getting into the swing of things for the spring. Specials will be available at the bar, patio, bar tables and dining room. Hours 10:00am to 2:00am.

$8.00
Mint Julip
Margarita

$10.00
Mezcal Old fashioned
Kentucky Flyer
Rye Whiskey, Luxardo Maraschino Liqueur, lemon juice, mint  

Food Menu:
BBQ Pulled Pork Nachos
Mexican style Chicken Sammie
Beer Cheese Mushroom Quesadilla

Churro Dessert


7) Cinco de Mayo Pre-Party at South Street Spring Festival

South Street Spring Festival gets the Cinco celebration started a day early. South Street businesses like Copabanana, Fat Tuesday and Las Bugambilas will all serve classic and flavored margaritas. Also, look for many restaurants and bars to serve up their finest tacos and margaritas – and other Cinco de Mayo specialties. This is literally the largest pre-Cinco celebration in the city with 50,000+ people.

About Spring Fest:

Eat, drink, shop, rock! Philadelphia’s largest all-day, all ages spring block party is back. South Street Headhouse District presents the 6th Annual South Street Spring Festival, on Sunday, May 4, 2019, from 11:00am to 8:00pm. Look for over 125+ vendors, 35+ restaurants and food trucks, 20+ bands, 3 stages, dozens of makers, and Philly’s largest Maypole. Come hungry for a taste of Queen Village’s red hot food scene as restaurants and bars serve food and drink out in the street under the blue skies. Get out your dirndl and lederhosen as Brauhaus Schmitz presents Maifest with German music, dancers, beers, food, flower crowns and other Bavarian surprises. Eat like a pro during the Philly Taco Eating Contest featuring a Jim’s Steaks cheesesteak wrapped in a giant slice of Lorenzo & Sons pizza. Celebrate a galaxy far, far away with a special National Comic Book Day held on May the 4th (be with you). Shop and support local artists and designers offering up spring fashion, home goods, artwork, jewelry, artisan foods and much more. Philly, call your friends and tell them, “Meet me on South Street!” South Street Spring Festival is free and open to the public. South Street Spring Festival is presented by South Street Headhouse District, with support from the City of Philadelphia, Specialty Productions, Aversa PR & Events and DVT Entertainment, as well as corporate support from Pepsi (Stage Sponsor), Ben FM and Yelp Philly. For updates and line-ups, visit www.southstreet.com, follow @officialsouthst #SouthStFest and visit South Street Headhouse District on Facebook.


CREDIT: KORY AVERSA

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