Cinco de Mayo

Ten contestants competed in the Del Taco Epic Burrito Challenge in Dearborn Heights. (By Edward Cardenas)

Two Epic Burritos Devoured In Less Than Four Minutes In Cinco De Mayo Event (Video)

Competitive eaters attempted to eat two, one-pound Del Taco epic burritos in less than 15 minutes on Cinco De Mayo.

CBS Detroit–05/05/2015

MINNEAPOLIS, MN - APRIL 27: Ian Kinsler #3 of the Detroit Tigers fields the ball hit by Joe Mauer #7 of the Minnesota Twins at second base during the fifth inning of the game on April 27, 2015 at Target Field in Minneapolis, Minnesota. The Tigers defeated the Twins 5-4. (Photo by Hannah Foslien/Getty Images)

Tigers Celebrate Cinco De Mayo In Chicago With Sombreros, Maracas [PHOTO]

We’re guessing the camera simply caught Kinsler between smiles.

CBS Detroit–05/05/2015

(credit: Thinkstock)

Cinco De Mayo Freebies In Metro Detroit

Taco Bell, Starbucks, Baja Fresh, Chili’s, Sonic Drive-In, On the Border and Moe’s Southwest Grill are offering freebies.

CBS Detroit–05/05/2015

Members of the Star Dance Academy, including Felicity Sosa, 8, make final adjustments and preparations before taking the stage at the annual Cinco De Mayo festival off the Lovington Highway May 5, 2007 in Hobbs, New Mexico.  (Photo by Rick Scibelli/Getty Images)

Cinco de Mayo Parade In Detroit Attracts Thousands In Celebration

Viva Mexico! The message shared by thousands in Detroit on Sunday.

CBS Detroit–05/03/2015

Photo Credit: Los Galanes

Best Bars To Celebrate Cinco De Mayo In Detroit

Cinco de Mayo means parades, celebrations and partying. Check out a list of popular places in Detroit that know how to host a great bash!


Police close off area where a fatal shooting took place during the Cinco de Mayo parade in Mexicantown. (WWJ/Kathryn Larson)

Man Held After Deadly Cinco De Mayo Parade Shooting Released

Police say a 24-year-old man arrested following a fatal shooting during a Cinco de Mayo parade in Detroit has been released as the investigation continues.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/08/2014

A makeshift memorial marks a corner in southwest Detroit where a 19-year-old man was shot and killed during the city's annual Cinco de Mayo parade. (Credit: Mike Campbell/WWJ Newsradio 950)

Detroit Police Prepare For Gang Retaliation After Deadly Shooting At Cinco De Mayo Parade

Police have increased their presence in southwest Detroit, preparing for possible gang retaliation following a fatal shooting at Sunday’s Cinco de Mayo parade.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/06/2014

Police on the scene of a fatal shooting during the annual Cinco de Mayo parade. (WWJ/Kathryn Larson)

Cinco de Mayo Parade Marred By Violence

Against the backdrop of an otherwise colorful, peaceful event; shots rang out striking at least two people and killing one.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/04/2014

(credit: Beth Fisher/WWJ)

Detroit Celebrates Cinco de Mayo

A parade was held on Vernor with live music, horses and marchers in traditional costume.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/05/2013

(credit: istock)

Cinco de Mayo Party Fundraiser To Support Hispanic Community

Centro Multicultural La Familia is hosting a major fundraiser this Friday to mark the holiday.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/30/2013