Today on my Friday craft table I am making crafts and decorations for Cinco De Mayo !
Cinco de Mayo, (Spanish: “Fifth of May”), also called Anniversary of the Battle of Puebla, holiday celebrated in parts of Mexico and the United States in honour of a military victory in 1862 over the French forces of Napoleon III.
Re purpose Plastic Easter Eggs to shakers :
I know you have them on hand, Feel the eggs with dry beans and cover with tape and a handle and shake away !!!
Paper collage Sombrero :
Cut hat from base paper and fill with scrap paper.
Paper Plate fun:
You know I love a good paper plate crafts from colorful fans, taco shapes to tambourine -use your imagination.
Party ideas :
Activities for Cinco de Mayo parties should be reflective of the culture that you are celebrating as well as fun. From crafts to dancing to celebrating with Mexican music, a Cinco de Mayo party is certainly a highlight on the calendar each spring.
What are 3 typical foods served at Cinco de Mayo?There is something for everyone: Green Pozole with Chicken, Horchata, Guacamole, Cemita Poblana, Huevos Rancheros, Mexican Barbacoa, Enchiladas Verdes, Tostadas, Chile Verde Tamales, Fish Tacos, and Flautas are just some of the featured dishes!