On May 5th, 2016, Puesto at the Headquarters will host their second annual “Cincoteca”, the biggest and best Cinco de Mayo party in San Diego! For a second year, Cincoteca Dos is free to attend, beginning at 3:30 pm and going until 9:30pm in the courtyard and until 11pm in the restaurant. This pop-up music festival consisting of Mexican singers will perform all evening long with dancing in the courtyard at The Headquarters at Seaport. If you have not been to Puesto’s Cinco de Mayo fiesta before then there are a few must-know things you will want to know before attending this ultimate bash! Come for live music, Maine lobster nachos that are only available on Cinco de Mayo, endless dancing and hip shaking, made to order margaritas whilst seated on the patio, and so much more. Join the Fiesta on Facebook!
Where: Puesto at The Headquarters | 789 West Harbor Drive, San Diego, CA
When: Thursday, May 5th, 2016 | 3:30pm – 9:30pm
12 Must-Know Tips For Cincoteca Dos
- Only Available on Cinco de Mayo at Puesto at The Headquarters – Maine lobster nachos. yes please!
- Limited edition T-shirts for Cincoteca Dos – the best Cinco de Mayo party in San Diego – Buy one now!
- Have your photo taken like a celeb with Cincoteca props in the photobooth.
- Free concert with techno/mexican modern music. Listen to their tracks in advance! The headliner is Nortec Collective (electronic techno and norteno mix) along with Javiera Mena (electro pop) and Gepe (pop and folk).
- Bring a sweater or jacket because it will be chilly at night
- Only available on Cinco de Mayo for Cincoteca – Ice cream tacos
- Wear dancing shoes to dance the night away
- Recommended Pairing: Chicken Al Pastor tacos w/ Casa Noble Tequila margarita. Nom nom!
- Recommended Pairing #2: Maine Lobster Nachos w/ Modelo Especial beer
- Pre-party tips before heading to Cinco de Mayo, because the party starts with a homemade margarita!
- Keeping healthy? Here’s how to make a skinny margarita at home with the Puesto tacoteur – recipe and photos!
12. Puesto at The Headquarters is located in the former police Headquarters at Seaport. There are various shops there. See all of the free items you can score while at Cincoteca including special discounts at all the shops at The Headquarters.