< April MAY
MAY 5: Cinco de Mayo Parade - Puebla, Puebla
The civic-military parade takes place each year in the Blvd. Heroes del Cinco de Mayo. Many elementary schools participate in this event where the young students march representing their schools. As part of the parade, there will also be an exhibition of motor vehicles leaded by the specialized police force, and military forces marching such as the infantry regiment. Many of Pueblaâs government authorities will be present at this Parade. Throughout all of Mexico, celebrations and festivals are held.
MAY 15: Fiesta of San Isidro, Tepic, Mexico
Each year the town of Tepic celebrates the Fiesta of San Pedro - the patron saint of rain, agriculture and livestock. The event is an important part of this rural community's life and is a time when local farmers bring their decorated mules and livestock to town to be blessed and to pray for a good farming season. As part of the celebrations there is also a commercial fair.
MAY 21-June 6: International Wine and Cheese Festival - Tequisquiapan, Queretaro
The enchanting town of Tequisquiapan hosts this annual wine and cheese festival, bringing together wine and cheese producers from all over the country. Apart from wine and cheese tasting, visitors will also enjoy regional cuisine, concerts, handicrafts and other cultural events. www.tequisquiapan.com.mx
MAY 25: The Horse Festival - Ensenada, Baja California
Organized by Cucapa Equestrian Ranch, in the valley of Guadalupe, close to Ensenada, takes place an event that gives you a taste of Baja California, Mexico. The day is filled with exhibitions of equestian arts in all its' disciplines combined with art, food and wine. For more information, visit: www.diadelcaballo.com
MAY 30-Junly 1: Annual Tecate SCORE Baja 500 Race - Ensenada, Baja California
This race will welcome more than 280 participants from 15 countries. More than 250 vehicles competing in 24 professional and five sportsman categories for cars, trucks, motorcycles and ATVs will participate in this race which covers 450 miles of mountains, valleys, deserts, forest and gorgeous Pacific coastline. The race will finish in downtown Ensenada inside the Deportivo Antonio Palacios Baseball Stadium on 9th Street and Guadalupe Avenue. www.score-international.com