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Things to do on Cinco de Mayo weekend

Things to do on Cinco de Mayo weekend

Another holiday, another excuse to go out and take advantage of the celebrations going on in San Diego. Although Cinco de Mayo is a day commemorating the Mexican Army’s victory over the French Empire, it is commonly known for its festive opportunities — much like St. Patrick’s Day and Halloween. And an added bonus: this year, Cinco de Mayo is on a Saturday. PACIFIC has rounded up events happening this Cinco de Mayo weekend.

Bad Ass Five-Day Fiesta

From May 1-6, the Gaslamp's "Bad Ass Mexican" restaurant and bar will host several activities, including the culminating "official" events on Friday and Saturday that will include several DJs and...