Happy Ocho de Mayo! – Fort Worth Weekly
1.) At 6 p.m. Wed, Berry Street Icehouse (2000 W Berry St, Fort Worth, 817-386-0724) is co-hosting Cinco de Mayo with El Rancho with – you guessed it – The Ranch (95.9-FM). Enjoy specialties over cold beer, frosty ritas and hot quesadillas. There will be live music from Michael Lee. This event is free.
2.) From 11 a.m. to 10.30 p.m. Wed, Blue Goose Cantina (1612 S Univerisity Dr, Fort Worth, 817-386-5433 and 2455 E Grapevine Mills Cir, Ste 2048, Grapevine, 817-251-3303) has one Cinco party with $ 5 Lunazul Tequila Rocks Margaritas. There will also be a live mariachi band playing at 2:30 p.m.
3.) From 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. Wed, Blue Mesa Grill (612 Carroll St, Fort Worth, 817-332-6372) is celebrating Cinco de Mayo 100% Blue Agave Top Shelf Margaritas for $ 5 all day. The restaurant’s namesake, Blue Margarita, is available for $ 5 while you eat in the restaurant and can be carried as a 16-ounce tote bag.
4.) From Wed to Sun, HopDoddy Burger (300 W 7th St, Ste 140, Fort Worth, 817-270-2337 and 1200 Chisholm Trl, Bld E1, Ste 101, Euless, 817-354-2000) offers two Cinco de Mayo specials. For $ 11, enjoy a fajita burger with a chicken patty topped with shaved Piedmont sirloin, along with queso, pico de gallo, lettuce, and mashed beans. Add some churro fries for $ 7.95 and enjoy hand-cut chipperbec fries that are tossed in butter, cinnamon, and sugar, then topped with a chocolate syrup drizzle.
5.) From 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. Wed, Angie’s mother (8120 Rendon Bloodworth Rd, Mansfield, 469-673-6333) – the new Tex-Mex concept introduced to you by the folks at Fat Daddy’s Live – celebrates Cinco de Mayo all day with specialty food and drink. Enjoy $ 3 margaritas and $ 10 plates of beef or chicken tacos or street tacos.
6.) From 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. Wed, Shaw’s Patio Bar & Grill (1051 W Magnolia Av, Fort Worth, 817-926-2116) offers specialty beers and cocktails on the pet-friendly patio, plus live music by Carlos Ramos. The full food and drink menu will also be available, including frozen margaritas and margaritas on the rocks for $ 5. Upgrade your margarita with $ 2 flavors including mango, peach, strawberry, sangria strudel, or watermelon.
7.) From Wed to Tue, Velvet taco (2700 W 7th St, Fort Worth, 817-887-9810) celebrates Chicharron Cinco & Boozy Libations. For $ 4.95, the Chicharron Cinco Taco includes chicharron with chilli pot roast, lettuce, citrus and lime crema, red onions, pickled Fresno chilies, crispy jalapenos, microcoriander and queso on a flour tortilla. Enjoy Kick-Ass Margaritas for $ 7-10, Palomas for $ 7-10, and ranch water for $ 7.
8.) From 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. Wed, Yucatan Taco Stand & Tequila Bar (909 W Magnolia Av, Fort Worth, 682-385-9395) will have a live mariachi band in celebration of Cinco de Mayo, then a live DJ from 7pm to midnight. There are food and drink specialties throughout the night.