Cinco de Mayo Events in Bakersfield

Where to celebrate Cinco de Mayo

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. - Cinco de Mayo is on a Saturday this year and many places around town are hosting special celebrations!

**This is a running list. If you know of any other deals or parties, let us know and we will add to the list!**

 

Local Events:

Que Pasa Mexican Cafe:

  • What: $3 Draft Mexican Beers and $4 Margaritas. 
  • Where: 2701 Ming Ave. Bakersfield, CA.
  • When: 4:30 p.m.
  • For more information.

The Padre: 

  • What: Live music on the Prairie Fire rooftop with food and drink specials all day.
  • Where: 1702 18th Street. Bakersfield, CA.
  • When: All day specials. Rooftop party with live music: 7 p.m.- 10 p.m.
  • For more information.

Temblor Brewing Company:

  • What: Beer release party for tequila barrel aged beer.
  • Where: 9500 Brimhall Rd. Bakersfield, CA.
  • When: 5:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
  • For more information.

Kanpai Bakersfield:

  • What: Live music with your sushi dinner
  • Where: 9500 Brimhall Rd. Bakersfield, CA.
  • When: 7 p.m. - 10 p.m.
  • For more information.

Crab in a Bag:

  • What: Cajun Ceviche with all Mexican beers for happy hour prices with the purchase of any meal. 
  • Where: 1641 Union Ave. Bakersfield, CA.
  • When: 11 a.m. - 9 p.m.
  • For more information.

Bocados Sushi:

  • What: 2 party rooms with D.J.s. 21+ event.
  • Where: 1300 Coffee Road. Bakersfield, CA.
  • When: N/A
  • For more information.

Senor Pepes:

  • What: Drink specials and a D.J.
  • Where: 8450 Granite Falls Dr. Bakersfield, CA.
  • When: 3 p.m. - close
  • For more information.

Jerry's Pizza and Pub:

  • What: Dirty Pool Blues Band performance.
  • Where: 1817 Chester Ave. Bakersfield, CA.
  • When: 4:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
  • For more information.

McMurphy's Irish Pub:

  • What: Outdoor festival with live performances and D.J.s
  • Where: 14 Monterey St. Bakersfield, CA.
  • When: 5 p.m. - 2 a.m.
  • For more information.

The Belle Rae:

  • What: Live Band, DJ, Caricature Drawing, Tequila Tasting, Margaritas, Door Prizes, and more. 
  • Where: 2104 18th St. Bakersfield, CA.
  • When: 2 p.m.
  • For more information.

Centro 18 and C18:

  • What: 
    • Centro 18: $25 enjoy Chef Lino’s All-You-Can-Eat Brazilian-Style Dinner.
    • C18: $4 all Mexican beers, hourly drink specials, gourmet taco bar, and more.
  • Where: 1517 18th St. Bakersfield, CA.
  • When:
    • Dinner is served from 5 p.m. - 9 p.m.
    • The C18 party starts at 9 p.m. and is 21+
  • For more information and dinner reservations call 661-493-0177

Sandrini's Public House:

  • What: THE INCITERS (northern soul) & The Capsouls (reggae) performing.
  • Where: 1918 Eye Street. Bakersfield, CA.
  • When: The party starts at 9 p.m. and is $5 and 21+
  • For more information: (661) 322-8900

Buck Owen's Crystal Palace:

  • What: All types of live music for all ages.
  • Where: 2800 Buck Owens Blvd. Bakersfield, CA.
  • When: Doors open at 5 p.m.
  • For more information.

The Bull Shed:

  • What: Corn hole tournament. $50 a team to enter, prizes for winners, and a D.J.
  • Where: 2400 Camino del Rio Ct. Bakersfield, CA.
  • When: Practice starts at 4 p.m. and the tournament starts at 4:45 p.m.
  • For more information.

Warrior 1 Yoga Spa and Cycle:

  • What: Sombreros and Savasana: Yoga and beer.
  • Where: 13019 Stockdale Hwy suite 100. Bakersfield, CA.
  • When: 12 p.m.
  • For more information.

Shafter Cinco de Mayo Festival:

  • What: Art, food, and culture. Parade begins in the center of town at 10 a.m. The festival continues at Mannel Park with entertainment, various booths, and a mini carnival.
  • Where: Shafter, CA.
  • When: 10 a.m. - 9 p.m. and is free for all ages.
  • For more information.

Bakersfield City School District Mariachi Festival:

  • What: Student performers all day.
  • Where: Cato Middle School.
  • When: Starts at 12:00 p.m.
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