How to Host the Ultimate Cinco de Mayo Party
1) 3 Ingredient Crock Pot Tacos
Photo courtesy of Two Healthy Kitchens
These tacos are so easy to make, and lets not forget tasty! You can pair these effortless tacos with the best Mexican flavored soda, “Jarritos”, for the full Cinco de Mayo effect! Full recipe here.
2) Churro Cupcakes
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This sweet treat is just what you need to end a fabulous Cinco De Mayo meal! Who doesn’t want to end their festivities with this cinnamon delight! Full recipe here.
3) Cactus Centerpiece
Photo courtesy of Camille Styles and Nicole Mlakar
What we love most about Cinco de Mayo are homemade centerpieces. We cleaned out old Jalapeno jars, packed it with mulch, and planted our cactus, Wa-lah! You have fabulous center pieces! Check out the rest of this lovely party here.
4) Classic Margarita
Photo courtesy of Joyful Healthy Eats
Did you know that according to legend, a bartender in Mexico named Danny Herrera created this popular concoction for a picky customer who was "allergic" to all other spirits except for tequila but couldn't drink it straight. Shout out to Danny for whipping up the greatest cocktail known to man! Check out this classic margarita recipe here. If classic margs aren't your thing then take a peak at one of our other blogs.
5) Conchas (Mexican Sweet Bread)
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We are having a major sweet tooth and loving these color filled sweet treats! We made sure that we coated these yummy pastries with festive colors. Check out the recipe here.
6) Corona Centerpieces
Photo courtesy of Jacolyn Murphy
Do you have extra Corona bottles laying around? You can spiff them up with color watercolors and a beautiful set of colorful flowers for your centerpieces! Full instructions here.
7) Cinco De Mayo Photobooth
Photo courtesy of Ginger Snap Crafts
Want to liven up your Instagram timeline? This DIY Cinco De Mayo photo booth is your answer! With fun props and a Cinco De Mayo backdrop, you are sure to scene. Full instructions here.
8) Mexican Floral Headband
Photo courtesy of My Poppet Makes
We are still having Coachella fever!! These vibrant floral crowns are a must for Cinco de Mayo or any celebration/festival for that matter 🎉. Get the instructions for this exquisite statement headband here.
9) Taco Pinata
Photo courtesy of Studio DIY
What is Cinco De Mayo without a Pinata! This DIY Taco Pinata is sure to be a hit (no pun intended 😉)at your fiesta! Full instructions here.
10) Margarita Fruit Dip
Photo courtesy of Real Mom Kitchen
Everyone loves a good margarita, but have you ever heard of a margarita fruit dip?! Just as flavorful, except no hangover the next day 😜! Check out the recipe here.
11) Mexican Fruit Cups
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Sugar, Spice, and everything nice! These spicy fruit cups will kick your party to the next notch! Who doesn’t love fruit assortments- with some added goodness! Check out this simple recipe here.
12) Mini Fruit Faux Pinatas Garland
Photo courtesy of Persia Lou
Are you looking for a simple and cute party favor? These mini fruit faux piñatas, are a cute way to tell your guest “Thank you” for partying! Click here for instructions.
13) Paper Fan Garland
Photo courtesy of The House That Lars Built
Décor is a must when hosting a holiday themed party! We love these simple-to-make fan garlands that can make any wall pop! Check out details here.
14) Paper Flowers
Photo courtesy of Frog Prince Paperie
Not only can you use the extra tomato/jalapeno cans for your cacti, but you can also use them as a vase for paper flowers (or even real flowers). Saving money + recycling = party host success. Paper flowers also make great decorations on walls or around doors. Check out the rest of this nifty party here.
15) Pinata Balloons
Photo courtesy of All Free Holiday Crafts
A party is not complete without its’ own set of balloons! We have created the ultimate balloons that you can use for any occasion! Check out details here.
16) Roasted Poblano Corn Chowder
Photo courtesy of Simply Recipes
Whether you want to serve hors d'oeuvres or dinner at your Cinco de Mayo party, this fiesta in a bowl is a fantastic option! Bake up some Mexican cornbread with this and you've got the perfect party sit down meal! Full recipe here.
17) Tequila Flight
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What is Cinco De Mayo without Tequila! This is the game changers of all parties. Once your guests are done eating, and the piñata is gone- it’s time for tequila! Check out the rest of this party here.
18) Crock Pot Margarita Chicken Dip
Photo courtesy of Dip Recipe Creations
If I go to a party and there is no dip, we're gonna have some serious problems 😂! Lol jk. But to be honest, aside from hanging with friends, dips are my favorite part of parties. This spiked margarita dip is the quintessential Cinco de Mayo party dip! Full recipe here. Related Links:
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