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Cinco de Mayo 2016


Dancers celebrating Cinco de Mayo.Dancers celebrating Cinco de Mayo.

Cinco de Mayo for the year 2016 is celebrated/ observed on Thursday, May 5th.


Cinco de Mayo is observed on May 5. Cinco de May is May 5th in the Spanish language. Mexican Americans celebrate this day to honor their ethnicity and remember the defeat of the French army by the Mexican army during the Battle of Puebla in Mexico in 1862.

Days to Cinco de Mayo

Thursday, May 5th is day number 126 of the 2016 calendar year with -3 years, -1 month, -21 days until Cinco de Mayo 2016.


More information on Cinco de Mayo. (Traditions, Customs and History)

Cinco de Mayo
Name(s):Cinco de Mayo
Type:Observance
When:May 5th annually

May 2016 Holidays

Date Holiday Details Days to Go
May 1 - Sun May Day 2016 Observance-1151
May 4Yom Hashoah 2016Jewish-1148
May 5Isra and Mi'raj 2016Muslim-1147
May 5 - Thurs Cinco de Mayo 2016 Observance-1147
May 5 - Thurs National Day of Prayer 2016 Observance-1147
May 5 - ThursAscension Day 2016Christian-1147
May 6 - FriNational Nurses Day 2016Observance-1146
May 8 - Sun Mothers' Day 2016 Observance-1144
May 15 - SunPeace Officers Memorial Day 2016Observance-1137
May 15 - SunPentecost 2016Christian-1137
May 21Laylat al Bara'at 2016Muslim-1131
May 21 - Sat Armed Forces Day 2016 Observance-1131
May 22 - SunNational Maritime Day 2016Observance-1130
May 26Lag BaOmer 2016Jewish-1126
May 26Corpus Christi 2016Christian-1126
May 30 - Mon Memorial Day 2016Federal Holiday-1122

Cinco de Mayo by Year



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