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Clarksville Tennessee Celebrates Cinco De Mayo

 

Cinco De MayoClarksville, TN – Today is Cinco De Mayo, a Mexican holiday that has been widely adopted by people in the United States. The holiday marks the 1862 battle of Puebla, during which Mexican troops defeated the French army in an underdog victory that is now regarded as a symbol of Mexican national unity.

At Mexican restaurants across Clarksville tonight celebrations will be going full blast. “For Americans it is kinda like Cinco De Drinko. For them it has become a time that they can celebrate, and experience Mexican culture. first hand” said Verna Meza the owner of Torero’s Fine Mexican Food.

Dancers show off their Hispanic Heritage outside of El Toro DE Don Jose Mexican Restaurant

Dancers show off their Hispanic Heritage outside of El Toro De Don Jose Mexican Restaurant

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