3 THINGS TO DO on Cinco de Mayo

Staff Writer
The Destin Log
Celebrate Cinco de Mayo at several events and/or restaurants in the area, including the Latin Spring Festival and Block Party pictured. [SPECIAL TO THE LOG]

1. Latin Spring Festival

Celebrate Cinco de Mayo with drink specials and live entertainment at El Jalisco Mexican Restaurant in Destin Commons May 5. Continue with a Block Party from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. May 6 with arts and crafts and face painting for the kids, plus Latino dance performances, entertainment with many genres of music, DJs Rudy Max and Jimmy Suave, and more.

2. Cinco de Mayo Celebration

Cantina Laredo Gourmet Mexican Food restaurant presents their annual Cinco de Mayo festivities from 4-10 p.m. May 5 in Grand Park, adjacent to the restaurant. Enjoy live music, dancing, lawn games and delicious, authentic Mexican food and drinks. Bring the kids out from 4-6 p.m. for free face painting and arts and crafts by Abrakadoodle. Open to the public at no charge.

3. Cinco de Mayo Pub Crawl

Gather all your amigos for the annual HarborWalk Village Cinco de Mayo Pub Crawl from 6-11:59 p.m. May 5. With a $10 pub crawl pass, enjoy exclusive drink specials all night long at each of the festive stops. Pick up passes at the HarborWalk Village tent behind Jackacudas. Proceeds will benefit a local charity. At midnight, visit Crab Island Cantina for a chance to win prizes.