5 McAllen Events to Celebrate Cinco de Mayo

Dark purple banner with colorful pinatas, guitars, and sombreros all over and words, 'Cinco de Mayo', in white on the center.

Celebrate Cinco de Mayo in McAllen with live music, drinks, bike nights, and car shows! You will be sure to have a fun time with your close friends and family. Be sure to check out these five fun things to do in McAllen for Cinco de Mayo.

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The Office Presents PURPLEROOM

1116 Pecan Blvd.

Rock it out on Cinco de Mayo with PURPLEROOM from Austin, Texas. The rock band will be making their way down south to celebrate at The Office Bar & Grill in McAllen. The show will take place on May 5th at 6 PM, so head on with your friends and have a-rockin’ time!

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Cinco de Mayo Bike Night 

1201 S. Bentsen Rd.

Head on over to Desperado Harley-Davidson with your biker gang to celebrate Cinco de Mayo. You and the crew will be sure to enjoy live music, food, drinks, and drinks, to have a chance to win prizes. Don’t miss out on the event, taking place on May 5th from 6 – 9 PM.

Cinco de Mayo at Oak Texas Bar and Grill

7001 N. 10th St. Suite C

You can’t go wrong with having a drink with your friends at one of the most fun bars in Mcallen! The Cinco de Mayo celebration will take place on May 5th at Oak Texas Bar and Grill from 11 AM to 2 AM, featuring:

  • Live DJ’s
  • Cinco Towers
  • Happy Hour Specials
  • Taco/Wing Combo Specials

Cinco de Mayo 5K

201 N. 1st St.

Register to run a Cinco de Mayo 5K at Town Lake at Fireman’s Park! This will mark the first race of the McAllen Marathon Scott Crane Running Series at one of our parks in McAllen TX. Participants will receive a finisher medal and finisher shirt. The event will take place on May 7th from 7 to 10 AM. 

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Cinco de Mayo Classic Car Show

1921 N. 25th St.

Show up with the car fanatics in your life at the Cinco de Mayo Classic Car Show at Las Palmas Community Center. The first fifty participants will receive a fresh shirt, lunch, and gift bag. This event is free to the public and will take place from 9 AM to 2 PM on May 7th.

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Have a fun time celebrating Cinco de Mayo! Be sure to #ExploreMcAllen on Instagram and Facebook. Keep updated on all the things to do in McAllen by visiting our monthly events calendar.


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