FIVE HILARIOUS 5 DE MAYO FACTS YOU DID NOT KNOW
Have you heard? The US is way ahead of the curve when it comes to celebrating Cinco de Mayo. Turns out, most people down south don’t even know what’s up! Apparently there’s no need for making a sombrero-shaped helmet and wearing your best fake ‘stache—it’s not worth it. So grab yourself an icy cold Corona instead and check out five crazy trivia facts about 5 De Mayo that will make you question everything… or nothing at all!
5. What Cinco de Mayo is NOT? According to Kid Corona, it is barely celebrated in Mexico. And, no one is wearing big sombreros and silly mustache’s.
4. What Beer company further influenced this well celebrated Holiday? Special thanks to Corona beer. By the way, Corona is more of an American beer than Mexican, lol. In fact, Corona is not as popular in Mexico as Bud Light is.
3. What do most Americans get wrong about 5 De Mayo? They think it’s Mexico’s Independence Day. Hey, write this down; Mexico’s Independence is the 16th of September. In Mexico, it’s a huge celebration
2. What Cinco de Mayo drink takes in the most cash? If you thought Corona, you are wrong! Let’s give it up for the good old tasty Margarita.
1.What do the experts (we had no idea there were experts) suggest you respectfully do on Cinco de Mayo? Stop saying things like “Cinco de Drinko” and “Guac”. And, certainly stay away from fake mustaches and sombreros. Instead, celebrate the culture and jam out to some awesome Mexican music and live Mariachis.
Who said Cinco De Mayo can’t be fun AND educational? This holiday, brush up on your know-how and join us for some fantastic trivia! Check out our spots to find the perfect one near you. See ya there – don’t forget to bring along that big brain of yours 😉