1. Salvation Taco's Rooftop Party
Get ready to kick off the rooftop party season with Salvation Taco's Cinco De Mayo party, where you can down a few frozen margaritas and munch on chicken tinga, chile relleno tamales, and more.
Salvation Taco, 145 E 39th St, Manhattan.
2. Cinco de Mayo a B-Bar
Join the fashion and nightlife tribes as they descend on the Bowery mainstay for a party hosted by Tommy Saley, Johnny Christ, Walid Almaaz and Franco V featuring DJ sets by The Misshapes, Mike Nouveau, May Kwok and more. Aside from the beautiful people ogling, there will be plenty of tequila shots, margaritas and tacos on offer.
B Bar, 40 E. 4th St., Manhattan. May 5pm-11pm.
3. Cinco De Mayo Parade
Enjoy the holiday and the (hopefully) beautiful spring afternoon with New Yorkers of all ages at the city's annual Cinco De Mayo Parade.
Central Park West between W. 106th St and W. 92nd St, Manhattan. 1pm-4pm
4. Empellón Taqueria
Throw on your cutest stretchy pants because the good folks at Empellón are rolling out special brunch and dinner tasting menus -- complete with unlimited beer, wine and margaritas -- on Sunday and Monday, respectively.
Empellón Taqueria, 230 W. 4th St., Manhattan; Make reservations HERE.
5. Cinco De Mayo Party at Posh
Head to Hell's Kitchen's famous gay bar for a celebration that'll be, uh, muy caliente. The party features drag shows; $5 tequila shots, Coronas and margaritas all night; and tunes by DJ Calvin Calvinstein.
Posh, 405 West 51st St., Manhattan. 3pm-late