Cinco de Mayo
What is Cinco de Mayo en la Casa de Amigos?
Buenos dias, amigos! Lets get ready for a Cinco de Mayo fiesta, Vancouver style. On Saturday, May 7, 2016 (4 pm to 10 pm), at Robson Square (Plaza Level), Wet Ape Productions and Buena Onda of Savoury Chef Catering will host Cinco de Mayo, the Mexican fiesta recognized worldwide. Everyone 19+ is invited to this casa de amigos for all of Vancouver!
For those with an appetite for culture and fun, well be offering the very best of Mexico, from traditional street food and drinks to live entertainment. Enjoy gourmet tacos, ceviche, churros, and other handheld Mexican street-style foods. Meet your friends at our fully licensed event to sample a wide array of signature Mezcal and Tequila cocktails and your favourite Mexican cervezas.
Whatever your tastes, theres something for everyone, including a street market, Mariachi bands, traditional folk dancers, Luchador wrestlers, and more. So wear your green, red, and white proudly and lets celebrate.
Activities & Entertainment
Cinco de Mayo will incorporate the best in Latin entertainment with Mariachi bands, traditional folk dancers, Luchador wrestlers and more.
Tickets start at $19.95. Group pricing will be available for corporate functions, school groups, etc.
Robson Square will be decked out Cinco de Mayo style from tip to tail with bright colours, crafts, wall hangings, and everything else Mexican.
Food & Beverage
There will be four main food stations with ceviche, tacos, churros, and other Mexican handheld delights. A hot sauce sampling station will also be included.A wide variety of Mexican liquors will be available in our beverage garden, complete with tequila & mescal samplings, best margarita/tequila cocktail competitions, and other cerveza options. *
Expect a Mexican style street market with fun trinkets, colourful blankets and clothing and more exciting items for you to peruse.
* Entry does not include any food or beverages.