Submitted by ub on Tue, 05/05/2015 - 06:03

This day commemorates the Mexican army’s 1862 victory over France at the Battle of Puebla during the Franco-Mexican War 1861-1867. Did you ever wonder why May 5th is celebrated in the U.S. and Mexico?

A relatively minor holiday in Mexico, but in US where there's always a reason to spend that mighty dollar, this non holiday has evolved into a celebration of Mexican culture and heritage.

Cinco de Mayo traditions include parades, mariachi music performances and street festivals in cities and towns across Mexico and the United States.

Taco Bell is giving away free breakfast on Cinco de Mayo…

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Mariachi Vargas de Tecalitlan Son de La Negra

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