Campus Reform obtained the email from VP of Student Development Judi Biggs Garbuio to students ahead of the Mexican holiday that is celebrated on the fifth of May.
Cinco de Mayo is observed to commemorate the Mexican Army's hard victory over the French Empire at the Battle of Puebla on May 5, 1862, under the leadership of General Ignacio Zaragoza.
The Battle of Puebla pitted 2,000 Mexican troops against a French force of 6,000.
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"People come to expect because they like to, they like the Mexican culture, they like Hispanic culture", said Sergio Romero, chairman of the Idaho Falls Cinco de Mayo. At the end of the day, nearly 500 French soldiers were killed while Mexican forces lost less than 100 men. Cinco de Mayo freebies and dealsFor Sharks fans who couldn't make it to game 5 in Las Vegas, there was a viewing party at San Pedro Square Market.
Borracho Tacos & Tequileria is hosting Cinco de Mayo at Borracho, with food and drink specials and live music throughout the day, according to its Facebook page. In Mexico, the commemoration of the battle continues to be mostly ceremonial, such as through military parades. In the US the date has become associated with the celebration of Mexican-American culture.
Frontera Grill owner Federico Mendiola said he may expand the annual Cinco de Mayo celebration to his recently opened restaurant in Springfield next year.