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Festival Marks Cinco De Mayo In Philadelphia

Revelers in Center City gathered at a street festival to mark Cinco de Mayo, a Mexican holiday marking a military victory over the French in the city of Puebla, way back in 1862.


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Chain Restaurants Celebrate Cinco De Mayo With Freebies And Deals

Sonic, Taco Bell and Chili’s are all reportedly offering deals or free food.



Mission Margarita App

It’s Cinco de Mayo – and while you could high tail it to your favorite Mexican restaurant for a margarita, you might check out Mission Margarita instead.


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Top Cinco De Mayo Events Near Philadelphia

Cinco de Mayo, traditionally recognized in our country as time to honor Mexican heritage and culture, is celebrated in the City of Brotherly Love with a number of special events.


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Dietz & Watson Featuring Chef Staib

Since it’s a Monday, this menu will make it easier to work and still serve up a fiesta for the family.



Watching Your Waist On Cinco De Mayo

This is Cinco De Mayo, and if you’re celebrating, you may want to find out how to make the meal healthier.


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190 Mexican Recipes App

It’s Cinco de Mayo! And, 190 Mexican Recipes offers…well, pretty much exactly what you’d expect with a name like that.


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Mayor Nutter Helps Usher In Philadelphia’s “Mexican Week”

Philadelphia’s second annual “Mexican Week” kicked off at City Hall, with events running through Monday, May 5th.


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Lime Prices Edge Upward in Philadelphia Area and Elsewhere

“Everything in produce is just supply and demand,” says Butch Dougherty, who operates a produce stand in the Reading Terminal Market. He blames the harsh winter for short supplies.


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Top Fajitas In Philadelphia

Fajitas are the ultimate in do-it-yourself dining. These Philadelphia restaurants let you wrap up some of the best fajitas around town.


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What’s Cooking on 1060: Ambler Farmer’s Market, and Cinco de Mayo!

Get ready for Cinco de Mayo with a “Tequila 101” podcast from an expert, and check out the plan for a farm market in Ambler, Pa.


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Top Bars For Cinco De Mayo Fiestas

Celebrate Cinco de Mayo with a margarita toast and a delicious Mexican feast at one of these area bars and restaurants.


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The City Celebrates Cinco De Mayo

It’s Cinco De Mayo, and much like St. Patrick’s Day, everyone is invited to celebrate.


Real Ale Enthusiasts Flock To The CAMRA Great British Beer Festival

Folks Head Out To South Street For March Of The Sombreros

March of the Sombreros takes place tonight on South Street. What is it?



Top Cinco de Mayo Parties In Philadelphia

Cinco de Mayo commemorates the right to eat, drink and be merry. These events will make it clear that celebrating Mexican heritage and pride is not only a nationwide event in the United States but also a citywide party in Philadelphia.