Get out and explore for this year’s Cinco de Mayo celebration. There is nowhere better to find some fun and excitement here in the Southwest than Austin. This historic city features some exciting summer activities along with Austin Cinco de Mayo festivities. Take a look below:

Taste of Mexico

Arrive in Austin a little early for Cinco de Mayo in order to catch the Taste of Mexico 2023 event. This annual event has become one of the biggest Mexican-themed culinary events in Austin. Over 1,000 people typically attend the event located at Mexic-Arte Museum. The event showcases a variety of live music, food demonstrations, and much more. Guests will also be able to view recently added showcases to the museum such as the upcoming Expresiones de Mexico and Art of the People exhibits that open on April 14th. Come check out the Taste of Mexico 2023 event taking place on May 3rd from 5:00 PM to 9:00 PM at the Mexic-Artes Museum!

Catch a Live Show This Austin Cinco de Mayo

Austin is known for its focus on live music and you will have plenty of options at the many venues here in town. Make sure to catch a live musical performance during your Cinco de Mayo stay. You can catch big-name acts that weekend including performances from Lil Wayne and Lovejoy. Live music has always been an important part of Austin so make sure to immerse yourself in this experience!

Dine at Some of Austin’s Best Mexican Restaurants

You can celebrate Cinco de Mayo with some of the best food and cocktails in town at some of the local restaurants. Suerte is a fine dining experience with delicious Mexican cuisine in a colorful restaurant. They feature a seasonally driven menu that features traditional Mexican cooking and fresh ingredients. Suerte also features a rotating selection of cervezas and craft cocktails too. Or visit El Alma for a more casual experience that does not sacrifice flavor or service. They offer inventive Mexican cuisine in an artistic space complete with local art and a rooftop deck where you can see the Austin rooftop skyline. Austin knows good food so make sure you explore these incredible restaurants!

Book Your Stay in Austin

The only way to truly have the best Cinco de Mayo experience is by reserving one of our vacation rentals in the city. Each property offers fine amenities and will make sure you are comfortable every step of the way.