Stock up on margarita mix and dust off your favorite sombrero – Cinco De Mayo is just around the corner! This festive holiday takes place on a Monday this year, meaning that you will have all weekend to celebrate. Whether you are looking to really let loose or you are seeking a family friendly way to embrace a little south of the border flare, Myrtle Beach offers plenty of ways to celebrate. Check out our roundup of the best places to celebrate in style:
Cinco De Mayo Fiesta 5K – Broadway at The Beach
Kick off your celebrations early with a festive 5K! Head to Broadway at The Beach to take part in the annual Cinco De Mayo Fiesta 5K, sponsored by Carlos N Charlies. This run kicks off at 8:30 am and participants get a free shirt and a ticket to the post-race Mexican themed breakfast buffet. There will be also be a shorter family fun run for families who want to run together. This run takes place on Sunday, May 4th. Call (843) 712-1952 for more information.
BurroFest – Fiesta del Burro Loco
Burro Loco puts on a huge Cinco De Mayo festival each year and this year’s promises to be bigger and better than ever! The fun begins on Monday, May 5th at 11 am and goes until the margaritas run out (around 12am). There will be live music, including local favorites Bullfrog and Paperwork, and drink specials throughout the day. Call (843) 626-1756 for more information.
Fuego Mexican Grill & Cantina
Those looking to enjoy a change of scenery will enjoy the family friendly atmosphere and breathtaking views at Fuego’s Mexican Grill. Located oceanfront on the south end of the strand in Murrells Inlet, Fuego’s is offering a full day’s worth of family friendly fun. They will have inflatables and games for the kids during the day in addition to live music and a burrito eating contest. They will also have several margarita stands set up to make sure the drinks are flowing. Call (843) 651-1009 for more information.
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