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Cinco De Mayo 2012 In Los Angeles: Saturday Celebration Means Fun All Day (PHOTOS)

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This story comes courtesy of Marpop.

By Mar Yvette

Cinco de Mayo is on a Saturday this year, which means one thing: This party is gonna get muuuuuy LOCO! Cinco de Mayo commemorates the Mexican army’s unexpected victory over the French at the Battle of Puebla on May 5, 1862 and this year marks the 150-year anniversary. But here in the states it’s really just an excuse to drink and eat with wild abandon. So here’s to Cinco de Mayo, amigos! Find out where to toast our Mexican brothers and sisters in Los Angeles and beyond.

Editor, writer and lifestyle reporter Mar Yvette is on a mission to find the best places to eat, drink, shop, relax and have fun. To read more Marpop stories, click here.

Dos Equis Feast of the Brave - Throughout LA
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NOW TIL MAY 5: Six taco trucks are on the loose, serving a smorgasbord of strange across the country. And in LA, Dos Equis has partnered with Don Chow Tacos to serve up wild boar stomach, hog ears and fried bird gizzards. Each taco comes with its own bravery score, and each city will battle it out to see who has the boldest eaters.

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