Tips For a DIY Cinco de Mayo Celebration

Planning an at-home and homemade Cinco de Mayo celebration is a breeze with these family-friendly crafts and deliciously easy Tex-Mex recipes. These easy DIY ideas and meals can help get your kids involved to connect with the spirit of the holiday.

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DIY Crafts

Check decor off your Cinco de Mayo party checklist with these sweet ideas that everyone in the family can help create.


Cinco De Mayo Fiesta Banner

Also known as papel picado, these vibrantly colorful flags and banners instantly set a festive mood in your home. All you need is tissue paper in multiple colors, scissors, string, and clear tape.


Cactus Centerpieces

We think cactuses are great plants any time of the year. But if you're not a fan of the prickly and hardy plant, try creating faux cacti centerpieces made from foam.


Gold-Dipped Plant Pots

Everyone in the family can put their own twist on decorating ceramic or clay pots to plant succulents. The vibrant colors match up perfectly to your Cinco de Mayo decor and can stick around long after with these spring hues.


Cinco de Mayo Food Ideas

Have a happy Cinco de Mayo with recipes that everyone at the table will enjoy. These fresh and bright flavors will make your Cinco de Mayo party the best on the block.