Aurora, IL - Celebrate Cinco de Mayo (March 5) - First Fridays in Downtown Aurora

Happy Cinco de Mayo!

Juan Pablo Loza, executive chef at the Rosewood Mayakoba hotel in Mexico,

is in the TODAY kitchen with Al Roker to demonstrate

how to make some easy finger foods to help you celebrate Cinco de Mayo.

Click Here for Recipe:

Put a spin on your tacos this #CincodeMayo with these recipes at your next party. 

Click Here for more Recipes:  #CincodeMayo!


                                           May it 5 Ways - Tacos

Don't feel like cooking?


It is back and it’s even bigger!!!

  Celebrate Cinco de Mayo with

food, music, free trolleys and more

at First Fridays in downtown Aurora.

We’ll have more food trucks and more room!

This year, the festival moves one block south to Benton Street.

May 5 activities:

Food Trucks from 5 PM to 10 PM!

(on Benton Street from River Street to Water Street)

Visit SciTech!

Play near the Swimming Stones!

Eat on the street!

Live music from 6 to 10 PM

at Millennium Plaza on Stolp Avenue feat.

Sones de México Ensemble at 6 PM

and James Sanders’ Conjunto Latin Jazz at 8 PM.

First Fridays art, music, & more

at various venues throughout downtown Aurora

from 6 PM to MIDNIGHT!.

Two trolleys

running from parking lots to the festival.

Celebrate Cinco de Mayo and the Food Truck Festival

at this month's First Fridays in Aurora, IL!

Click Here:  Food Truck Festival

First Fridays is art, music, dancing, theater, and more!

Visit participating venues and

explore downtown on the first Friday of the month.

Party On!

25 Years of Wayne's World continues at First Fridays on May 5. 

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