Your San Diego Guide to Cinco de Mayo 2017

Your San Diego Guide to Cinco de Mayo 2017

Cinco de Mayo in San Diego is a weekend filled with rich cultural festivals, live music, and great deals on authentic Mexican fare. It’s a tradition San Diegans do not take lightly and is one of the best parts of this city!

This Friday, selected cars will have treats waiting for you. But where should you take Lyft on Cinco de Mayo? We’ve rounded up a list of destinations with deals throughout the city:



When: All weekend
Where: 3803 Ray St, San Diego, CA 92104

Head to North Park this Cinco de Mayo weekend and visit Artelexia. This lively storefront specializes in handcrafted Mexican gifts, art, and home décor. Feel free to take your time and post a few pictures on social with their colorful indoor and outdoor murals. Artelexia offers fun events and workshops like creating your very own cactus piñata! For the special Cinco de Mayo weekend, Artelexia is hooking up passengers with 15% off discount. Simply show your Lyft app and mention this blog at the register.

Cinco de Mayo Fiesta Fundraiser

When: Friday, May 5 from 5:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Where: Firehouse American Eatery & Lounge, 722 Grand Avenue

For Cinco de Mayo, Artelexia has partnered up with FIREHOUSE to host a fiesta fundraiser for MANA de San Diego, which empowers Latinas through education, leadership development, community service and advocacy. For a small donation, you will be able to head upstairs to the rooftop VIP lounge and enjoy a welcome cocktail, live mariachi performance, and more. Even better, 100% of the ticket proceeds will benefit MANA!

34th Annual Fiesta Old Town Cinco de Mayo


When: May 5-7
Where: Old Town San Diego State Historic Park, 4002 Wallace St.

A tradition to San Diego, Fiesta Old Town Cinco de Mayo is one of the largest free weekend events. Expect there to be tons of singing, dancing, drinking and celebrating!

Tacos, Tequila & Tunes

When: Friday, May 5, 4:00 PM - close
Where: Tin Roof, 401 G St, San Diego, CA 92101

Located in the heart of the Gaslamp District, Tin Roof is the spot to be! They will be having Taco Tuesday specials all day long, including $2 tacos, $3 beers, and $5 margaritas. 

Cinco de Mayo is a fun-filled weekend with tons of festivities going on throughout San Diego. To cure the Monday Blues after the long weekend, Lyft will be handing out special care packages filled with all sorts of goodies to 350 lucky passengers. Have fun celebrating Cinco de Mayo and use Lyft to get home safely!

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