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Best Spots to Celebrate Cinco de Mayo on Long Island

Cinco de Mayo

Cinco de Mayo is a celebration of Mexican culture and heritage. Several locations on Long Island have festivities to celebrate this big fiesta including live music, food, drink specials and giveaways. May 5th get ready to sip margaritas, eat tacos and dance the night away.

Tocolo

Location: 920 Old Country Road

Garden City, NY 11530

Phone: (516) 222-0060

On Cinco de Mayo from 4pm-6pm, Tocolo is having a tequila tasting. Enjoy Mexican cuisine and a DJ onsite will be spinning festive music. Tocolo will also have giveaways all night long, so don’t miss out!

Verde Kitchen & Cocktails

Location: 70 E Main Street

Bay Shore, NY 11706

Phone: (631) 665-6300

Celebrate Cinco de Mayo all day and night long at Verde Kitchen & Cocktails. Lunch will be served between 11:30am-3pm, snacks & apps 3pm-4pm and dinner 4pm-12am. Enjoy the atmosphere of their greenhouse dining room and beautiful Dia de los Muertos mural behind the bar. Can’t decide what to drink? Select one of their seasonal margaritas and let the fiesta begin!

 Besito Mexican

Locations: 399 Montauk Hwy, West Islip

402 New York Ave, Huntington

1516 Old Northern Blvd, Roslyn

This Cinco de Mayo, go to Besito for great drink and food specials. Enjoy a complimentary Patron tequila tasting from 2pm-5pm. Specials start at 11am and go until midnight. Enter for a chance to win up to $300 by entering their Cinco de Mayo gift card giveaway sweepstakes.

Huntington Cinco de Mayo Bar Crawl

Location: 378 New York Ave

Huntington, NY 11743

Get ready to crawl your way through Huntington for the Cinco de Mayo Bar Crawl. Locations include Huntington Village Tavern, Nags Head, P+Q’s, and Mary Carrols. Participants will receive sombreros, festive hand outs and discounted drink specials. Part of the proceeds for this bar crawl will benefit Kids Need MoRE, a nonprofit organization that enhances the lives of children, families & young adults with cancer and life-threatening illnesses.
Cost: $30 at the door/ $25 online. Email info@longislandsocialevents.com for group rates for 10+ people

Mesita

Location: 212 Merrick Rd, Rockville Centre,

New York 11570

Phone: (516) 282-9900 (reserve your spot)

It’s almost time for the Annual Cinco De Mayo Fiesta at Mesita. Viva El Brunch will be served 11am-3:30pm, followed by their dinner menu at 4:30pm. Get in the Cinco de Mayo spirit with live Music by Son Milanes 12pm-3:30pm and Beats By WHOA! Starting at 10pm. Keep the partying going all day long with $5 margaritas. Vamonos!

 

Drinko de Mayo Brunch

Location: The Refuge

515 Broad Hollow Rd

Melville, New York 11747

Phone: (631) 577-4444

Kick start your day with a Drinko de Mayo Brunch at The Refuge. Choose from a full brunch menu and for only $19.95 take advantage of all you can drink sangria, mimosas, traditional margaritas and Bloody Marys for an hour and a half between 11am-3pm while Music by DJ Rob James gets the party started.