Cinco de Mayo events

Where to drink and party in Orlando this week

3rd Annual Hot Pepper Eating ContestCinco de Mayo party with a taco bar, $3 margaritas, $3 beer, $3 tequila shots, a beer-chugging contest and cornhole games. 4 p.m. Sunday; Trick Shots, 11351 Lake Underhill Road; free; 407-737-6606;

16th Annual Cinco de Mayo Bash Party hard with three live bands, drink specials and plenty of Mexican food offerings. 4 p.m. Sunday; Adobe Gila’s, 9101 International Drive; free; 407-903-1477;

Cinco de Drinko Join Rocco Mangel for drink specials, live music by DJ Freefall and others, free tequila pourings and prize giveaways. Noon Sunday; Rocco’s Tacos, 7468 W. Sand Lake Road; free; 407-226-0550;

Cinco de Glow Wear white for a glow paint street party complete with live music and drink specials. 1 p.m. Sunday; Bloodhound Brew Pub & Eatery, 5801 Conroy Windermere Road; free; 407-578-5711;

Cinco de Mayo Chef Bruno serves up food while the bar pours Rogue Chipotle Ale, Anderson Valley El Steinber Dark Mexican Lager, and Mikkeller Texas Ranger. 4 p.m. Sunday; Oblivion Taproom, 5101 E. Colonial Drive; free; 407-802-4800;

Cinco de Mayo The bar offers $2 margaritas, $3 jello shots and $12 Corona buckets. 10 a.m. Sunday; Wildside Bar and Grill BBQ, 2305 Edgewater Drive; free; 407-730-7963;

Cinco de Mayo The bar offers $3 16-ounce Dos Equis lager drafts, plus you could win a cruise to the Bahamas. Noon Sunday; World of Beer, 1125 TownPark Ave., Lake Mary; free; 407-878-6693;

Cinco de Mayo at Latin Quarter Celebrate Latin pride with live music by Fuego for Cinco, $5 Corazon margaritas and $3 Dos Equis beer. 3 p.m. Sunday; Latin Quarter, CityWalk at Universal Orlando; free-$7; 407-224-2806;

Cinco de Mayo Block Party Live Mariachi band, bull riding and plenty of Coronas and tequila. 7 p.m. Saturday, noon Sunday; Wall Street Plaza, Wall and Court streets; call for details; 407-849-0471;

Cinco de Mayo Party Celebrate with $2 margaritas, $3 Margaritaville tequila shots and $5 burritos. 11 a.m. Sunday; The Hideaway, 516 Virginia Drive; free; 407-898-5892;

Cinco de Mayo PartyFeaturing live music by Switch and an appearance by The Three Amigos. 7 p.m. Sunday; B.B. King’s Blues Club, 9101 International Drive; free; 407-370-4550;

Cinco de Mayo Weekend Party Enjoy two days of beer specials, food and liquor shots. 10 p.m. Saturday, noon Sunday; Cheers, 6923 Municipal Drive; free; 407-248-0105;

Cinco de Native Live music by Nick Law, specials on tequila, Corona and margaritas, plus a real, live donkey. Noon Sunday; Native Social Bar, 27 W. Church St.; free; 407-403-2938;

Cocina's Annual Cinco de Mayo Block Party It's a three-day celebration, with a VIP tequila dinner, DJ music, drink specials, appearances by the Corona girls, a Patron tequila ice luge and more. 7 p.m. Friday, 10 a.m. Saturday, noon Sunday; Cocina 214, 151 E. Welbourne Ave., Winter Park; various prices; 407-790-7997;

Drinko de Mayo Drink up with $3 Coronas, $20 86-ounce mega margaritas and $5 1800 margaritas, plus dueling pianos all night. 6 p.m. Saturday; Howl at the Moon Saloon, 8815 International Drive; $10; 407-354-5999;

Happy 5th of May Celebration Toast to Cinco de Mayo with a few beers or margaritas. 1 p.m. Sunday; Stagger Inn, 100 E. Central Ave.; free; 407-317-8484;

Might As Well Be Cinco Pub Crawl Throw on a sombrero for a Mexican-themed pub crawl with stops at Loft 55, Big Belly's and Wall Street Cantina. 8 p.m. Friday; Chico’s Dirty Tacos and Tequila, 50 E. Central Ave.; $12-$15;

Running of the Chihuahuas Celebrate Cinco de Mayo by watching doggies race to benefit the Winter Park Lost Pets Foundation and Florida Little Dog Rescue. 10 a.m. Saturday; Cocina 214, 151 E. Welbourne Ave., Winter Park; $10-$15; 407-790-7997.

Sucio de Mayo Spanish-American celebration with music by DJ Los. 9 p.m. Saturday; Little Fish Huge Pond, 401 S. Sanford Ave., Sanford; free; 407-221-1499;

Tequila! Cinco de Mayo party with tequila shots, margaritas and a Footlight Players show starring Erika Norell, Michelle Du'Soleil and Alexis Mateo. 10 p.m. Saturday; Parliament House, 410 N. Orange Blossom Trail; free; 407-425-7571;

Viva la Cerveza: Cinco de Mayo Take a photo with the “Most Interesting Man in the World,” wear a sombrero and you get a free beer shot, plus $2.50 Coronas and $3 Dos Equis drafts. Noon Sunday; World of Beer, 7800 Dr. Phillips Blvd.; free; 407-355-3315;

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