Skip to Content

Free and cheap Cinco de Mayo parties in Miami

Some of the links in this post are special! When you make a purchase through our links, we might earn a commission at no additional cost to you. Read full disclosure here.

Ole! Americans have adopted Cinco de Mayo practically as their own holiday and think nothing of spending the day drinking margaritas and eating tacos, enchiladas and all kinds of Mexican food. That often means a chance for Cinco de Mayo deals in Miami.

To keep up with latest news on deals, discounts and free events in South Florida, sign up for the daily Miami on the Cheap newsletter. You can also follow us on Facebook and on Twitter.

If you’re in the mood to join in, here are some places to check out for Cinco de Mayo in Miami deals on May 5:

Applebee’s: Applebee’s thinks Cinco de Mayo should include margaritas, so the company is offering its $1 Dollarita deal through May 31.

Bahama Breeze: Drink classic Margaritas for $5 and their Create Your Own Tequila and Rum Flights for $10 through May 5.

Bodega Taqueria y Tequila: A full day of activities with family-friendly fun during the day with face painting, taco specials, a Mariachi band and taco eating contest. For adults, $9 cocktails and $5 shots until 9 p.m. 1220 16 St., Miami Beach.

Bubba Gump Shrimp Co.: $1 tacos and $4 bottles of Corona Extra in the bar and lounge area all day. Bayside Marketplace, 401 Biscayne Blvd.

Cabo Flats: Their drink specials are good May 3-5 including $3 beers and Maestro Dobel Diamante shot, $5 premium Margarita, $6 Spiced Pineapple-Jalapeno Margarita and Marayuca Passion cocktail. Dolphin Mall and CityPlace Doral.

Cinco de Mayo Brickell Two-Day Fiesta: Drink specials on Mi Campo tequila and Estrella Jalisco beer, mariachis and Luchadors perform, rides and games, Mexican food from Tacos and Tattoos for sale and music by DJ Laz of HITS 97.3 FM. Tickets are $15 in advance online but you can get them for $7.50. May 4 and 5 starting at 2 p.m., First Miami, 609 Brickell Ave.

Cinco de Wynwood: RSVP early for a free beer from noon to 3 p.m. or buy the $12 Fiesta Party Pack which includes a free beer and assorted fiesta goodies like LED light sticks, hand fans and beaded shot glass necklace. May 4 and 5, noon to 3 a.m., Wynwood Marketplace, 2250 NW 2 Ave.

CityPlace Doral Cinco de Mayo Fiesta: Live mural painting, food and drink specials, giveaways, a mariachi band and mechanical bull rides. May 5 from 2-8 p.m.,

Duffy’s Sports Grill: 5 for $15 Corona buckets, $3 classic Margaritas, $9 taco trios, $4 Patron silver shots


On the Border: $5 Cinco ‘Ritas and 1800 Reposado shots, $4 1800 Tequila Silver shots and $3 Cuervo shots on May 5.

Rocco’s Tacos & Tequila Bar: Cinco de Mayo Block Party with drink specials, live entertainment and prize giveaways. May 5 11 a.m. to 2 a.m.

Tijuana Flats: Most Tijuana Flats locations will feature $5 taco and beer special throughout the Cinco de Mayo weekend (May 4 – May 6).

Deals on Cinco de Mayo parties in Miami:

Got a free or cheap Cinco de Mayo event? Submit a deal by clicking here.

More free and cheap things to do in Miami this weekend:

Friday, May 4, 2018

Free live music at Hollywood beach bandshell

7:00 pm to 9:00 pm | FREE | Hollywood beach bandshell

Saturday, May 5, 2018

Free live music at Hollywood beach bandshell

7:00 pm to 9:00 pm | FREE | Hollywood beach bandshell

Discount late-night movies

11:30 pm to 2:00 am | $5.00 | Coral Gables Art Cinema

Sunday, May 6, 2018

Free live music at Hollywood beach bandshell

7:00 pm to 9:00 pm | FREE | Hollywood beach bandshell


Josie Gulliksen

About Josie Gulliksen

Josie Gulliksen is a freelance writer and major arts advocate and enthusiast who loves everything cultural and is excited to live in such a thriving community as Miami. A Miami native, aside from Miami on the Cheap, she currently writes for Artburst Miami, Biscayne Times, Edible South FL and Miami Media Group. She worked for nearly a decade at Miami Today as Calendar Editor and arts writer and then worked for 13 years in public relations. She has her own blog Scene Around South FL.

Living on the CheapMiami on the Cheap is a member of Living on the Cheap, a network of websites published by frugalistas, journalists and consumer advocates. Find practical advice on saving money on groceries, travel and shopping, plus tips from our experts on how to live the good life for less at Living on the Cheap.

Living on the Cheap in the Media