Your Cinco De Mayo 2011 L.A. Party Guide!

by Emily Green · May 5, 2011

Buenos dias amigos and happy Cinco de Mayo. Although it may have originated as a celebration of a Mexican military victory in the fight for freedom and democracy, today is about celebrating our right to party. A specific variant of partying that involves sombreros, eating tacos, fake mustaches and consuming way, wayyy too many Patron shots. Cinco de Mayo is particularly special here in Los Angeles and there are plenty of places to observe the high holiday all over town. And because we're really awesome, we've made the process of figuring out how to celebrate the day with our Cinco De Mayo 2011 L.A. Party Guide with all the fiestas in town! ¡Ole!

[All the details on the below events and more can be found on our Calendar page]

Pinko de Mayo at Pink Taco

When: Thu, May 5,12:00 pm - 2:00 am Where: Pink Taco [Details]

Rolling Stone Restaurant And Lounge Rockin Cinco de Mayo

When: Thu, May 5,11:30 am - 10:30 pm Where: Hollywood & Highland Complex [Details]

The World Famous Cinco De Mayo Hollywood Pubcrawl

When: Thu, May 5,12:00 pm - 2:00 am Where: Pig N' Whistle [Details]

Cinco de Mayo Fiesta at L.A. LIVE

When: Thu, May 5,5:30 pm - 9:00 pm Where: Nokia Plaza [Details]

Cinco De Mayo Celebration at Las Palmas

When: Thu, May 5,6:00 pm - 2:00 am Where: Las Palmas [Details]

Party Rock Cinco De Mayo

When: Thu, May 5,7:00 pm - 2:00 am Where: Roosevelt Hotel [Details]

Cinco de Mayo with Metalachi

When: Thu, May 5,7:30 pm - 2:00 am Where: The Roxy Theatre [Details]

Electro Bands from Mexico & ‘Son Jarocho’ Add a New Spin to CINCO DE MAYO at The Conga Room

When: Thu, May 5,8:00 pm - 2:00 am Where: The Conga Room [Details]

Lucha VaVoom Cinco de Mayo at the Mayan Theater

When: Thu, May 5,8:00 pm - 12:00 pm Where: Mayan Theatre [Details]

La Fiesta Cinco de Mayo @ Hollywood

When: Thu, May 5,8:00 pm - 2:00 am Where: Pig N’ Whistle [Details]

Cinco de Mayo with Rival Sons and Cedric Bixler from Mars Volta

When: Thu, May 5,8:00 pm - 2:00 am Where: Harvard and Stone [Details]

Awkward Night Stand does Cinco de Mayo (Rival Sons & Cedic Bixler after party)

When: Thu, May 5,9:00 pm - 4:00 am Where: Dinner House M [Details]

Cinco De Mayo at The Oaks Tavern

When: Thu, May 5,9:30 pm - 2:00 am Where: The Oaks Tavern [Details]

Old Fashioned Thursdays at Hemingway's Cinco De Mayo

When: Thu, May 5,10:00 pm - 2:00 am Where: Hemingway's [Details]

AFEX Cinco de Mayo w/ B-Real & Muggs

When: Thu, May 5,10:00 pm - 2:00 am Where: Winston's [Details]