Every year, the Cinco de Mayo festival in Yakima keeps growing by inviting new vendors and performers.
The victory changed the course of Mexican and world history.
The provincial government is acknowledging one of Mexico's national holidays.
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A NationalToday.com Cinco de Mayo survey of 1,000 revealed that only about 10 percent of Americans realize the meaning of the celebration. Rather, it's a day to recognize the Mexican Army's impressive defeat of numerically and technologically superior French forces in 1862 near the southern territory of Puebla. At the end of the day, nearly 500 French soldiers were killed while Mexican forces lost less than 100 men.
The Denver Police Department will also be keeping a watch on Cinco de Mayo "cruising" along Federal Boulevard. In Mexico, the commemoration of the battle continues to be mostly ceremonial, such as through military parades. Whatever your style, here's everything you need to know to make it your best Cinco de Mayo ever. That defeat nearly singlehandedly restored national pride to a country that had been torn apart by civil war and foreign invasions for decades, and to this day it has become a staple celebration throughout the entire continent.
The statement echoed Trump's comments a year ago, when he said that the USA honored "the Mexican-Americans whose fighting spirit and patriotism have been influential in shaping the character of our great Nation". Whether people know that history or not (you should, it's fascinating), here in the United States the holiday is widely seen as a welcome chance to savor Mexican cuisine paired with tequila, mezcal, and Mexican beers.