Tucson Cinco de Mayo 2023 Guide: coupons, parties & more

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Cinco de Mayo en el Barrio is a huge downtown celebration of Mexican. This is happening on Saturday, May 6, 2023. This fiesta will begin at 2 pm and will go until 10 pm.

The fiesta will feature live entertainment throughout the day, including

  • John Abbott Band
  • DJ Du
  • Mariachi Pueblo Viejo
  • Masigna
  • Ballet Folklorico Tapatio
  • Rob The Original

and more. You’ll hear many music genres, including Latin, Mexican, Hip Hop, Country and Mariachi.

There will be delicious Mexican food and drinks. The top Tucson food trucks and food vendors will be there with dishes, snacks and desserts available for purchase. Downtown bars will feature Cinco de Mayo cocktails and cerveza and any will be offering drink specials.

You can see live Ultimate Fighting Championship 288 Sterling vs Cejudo on a gigantic LED screen. You can also see Canelo Alvarez vs John Ryder on the LED screen.

Cinco de Mayo en el Barrio will also feature Tucson’s Best Michelada Contest. You can sample 15 Micheladas.

There are General Admission Tickets and VIP Tickets. VIP entry gives you exclusive access to VIP Area (near the stage), Express Entry into the event, private bathrooms plus free entry into The Neighborhood Downtown.


If you are looking for a way to save money on this Tucson fiesta, you have come to the right place. Book here to purchase a ticket and you can save

  • $14 (35% discount) on an Early Bird Pricing General Admission Ticket. There are only a few left.
  • $6 (16% discount) on a General Admission Ticket
  • $12 (14% discount) on a VIP Ticket

Omni Tucson Cinco de Mayo

You can also celebrate Cinco de Mayo at the Omni Tucson National Resort on Friday, May 5, 2023. Celebrate this holiday in their newly renovated Legends Bar & Grill from 10:30 am to 10 pm. There will also be a Cinco de Mayo pool party at their Sweet Water Pool from 11 am to 5 pm.

The Omni will be serving Cinco de Mayo specials all day long, including

  • Fish Tacos
  • Nachos
  • Mexican Beer
  • Strawberry, Mango & Classic Margaritas

Omni Tucson National Resort is a legendary getaway of serenity and comfort in the desert. Treat yourself to championship golf, lighted tennis courts, indulgent treatment at Mokara Spa, an infinity edge pool and so much more.

If you’d like to visit the Omni Tucson National Resort for Cinco de Mayo, book your stay here and you can save 15% off the regular rate.

If you’d like to dress the part for Cinco de Mayo, check this out. Here are some lovely colorful dresses and blouses for women with many of them on sale.

And check these out for men.