Cinco de Mayo is on a Saturday this year which gives us the perfect excuse to throw a fiesta! Creating a festive fiesta is all about the color and the food. With those two things, your party will be a hit.
When it comes to a fiesta Tissue Paper is a necessity. Not only do they come in the perfect color palettes but the paper can also be manipulated to create so many cute decor pieces.
- Tissue paper flowers are perfect for wall decor or even centerpieces to add pops of color.
Tissue Paper Flowers by Val Event Gal
- Make your own Pinata for half the price of a store-bought one with items you have lying around the house.
DIY Donkey Pinata by Jessica Begum
DIY Cactus Pinata by Confetti & Bliss
- Even the simplest touches can make a world of difference when it comes to party decorations. Take these adorable pinata inspired napkin rings for example.
Napkin Rings by Hey There Home
- Photo booths are definitely all the rage with parties these days. With everyone on their phones, there are more opportunities for pictures. Create the perfect Cinco de Mayo selfie station!
Fiesta Garland by Lovely Indeed
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Cinco de Mayo Recipes
What is a party without food? You need the most delicious recipes to celebrate the day away. There are definitely a few staples you need for a Cinco de Mayo party.
- Margaritas. Now you may be here for kid’s party ideas, but adults need to have some fun too! I am the biggest fan of margaritas in general so when I saw this pineapple twist I knew I had to try it.
Pineapple Margarita by DelightfulEMade
- Guacamole is key, add is as one of the layers in this seven layer dip and you have hit the jackpot!
Seven Layer Dip by Simple Home Cooked
- And of course, tacos are a must. Try these slow-cooked cilantro lime tacos and prepare to be amazed.
Tacos by Belle of the Kitchen
- Last but certainly not least, you’re gonna need some sweets! Cupcakes are always a hit and to stay on theme try out this delicious Churro recipe.
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Pinata Cupcakes by Sally’s Baking Addiction
Mexican Churros by Table for Two
- If you do decide to go the cupcake route there are some adorable ways to amp them up! Trying adding these printable cupcake toppers to your dessert tables! Easy to print at home and cheaper than store-bought.
Sombrero Cupcake Toppers from Etsy
Are your planning a fiesta in celebration of Cinco de Mayo! Comment below or find my Cinco de Mayo Pinterest group board so we can share ideas!