Cinco de Mayo: Cinco Fiestas

Go Go’ers, in the City of Angels, Cinco de Mayo is a weekend not a day. Here’s where to celebrate early and strong. TE’KILA It’s always a party at Te’Kila‘s courtyard location on Hollywood but they’re kicking off the Cinco celebration early this weekend with tequila shot specials and extended Happy Hours (4:00 to 8:00 p.m.) […]

Cinco de Mayo, Los Angeles! It’s Time to Fiesta!

It’s been seven weeks since Saint Patrick’s DayAngelenos have had an excuse for an all-city bash and while there are Cinco de Mayo drink specials all over town, Ms. Go Go’s hand-picked “cinco for Cinco” list features events with that especial something that translates as fiesta. Stay festive, my friends. LAS PERLAS In addition to the […]

LUCHA Va VOOM: mayhem at the Mayan

The Mayans used to rip out the hearts of  the living as offerings for the god of the dead.  The entertainment will be equally dramatic, if not quite as dire, at The Mayan theater when Lucha va Voom takes over the downtown temple of fun with “Hot Fun in the Summertime“. First, get in the […]

Sombrero-free Cinco de Mayo celebrations: luchadores, chili poppers and lots and lots of tequila….

  Cinco de Mayo commemorates the Mexican victory over French forces in 1862.   But  you knew that….    Cinco de Mayo isn’t widely observed in Mexico but that shouldn’t stop you from hoisting a glass to celebrate the triumph of tequila and mezcal over champagne.  Here are a handful of barras y restaurantes where you’ll have the least chance of getting […]