Cinco De Mayo: A Brief History

May 4, 2017

Cinco De Mayo.  It's not just Beer, Margarita Specials and Tacos.

Don't get us wrong.  It IS that...but not only that.

By now, it should be common knowledge that Cinco De Mayo is not Mexico's Independence Day.

The day commemorates the battle of Puebla between Mexico and France, but there's more to the history and the importance of the day with respect to Mexico's heritage.

The brief video below is a good overview of the history and importance of May 5.