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Cinco de Mayo

Cinco de Mayo is celebrated on May 5 (Cinco de Mayo). This holiday honors a victory by the Mexican Army over invading French troops at the Battle of Puebla on May 5, 1862.


Cinco de Mayo!
Cinco de Mayo is a holiday that celebrates a great victory by the Mexican army over French forces in 1862. It's also a good day to get together and party!

Cinco de Mayo Celebrations
Check out The Holiday Zone for fun activities centered on the Cinco de Mayo theme! Games, recipes, arts and crafts, and more all are here!

The Importance of Cinco de Mayo
Put this battle and its holiday in perspective with an essay on why they are both important. Find out why they are important not only as a reminder of a great victory in the past but also as a means of celebrating cultural heritage today and beyond.

Cinco de Mayo Virtual Greeting Cards
Send your own free Cinco de Mayo web cards with this fun service! Just choose the type of card you want, type in your message, and send it off!

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