Portland Guadalajara Sister City Association (PGSCA) presents the 34th annual Cinco de Mayo Fiesta, May 4th, 5th, and 6th 2018. Portland’s Cinco de Mayo Fiesta is the largest multicultural festival in the state of Oregon and is held at beautiful Tom McCall Waterfront Park in downtown Portland, Oregon.
Come celebrate with us as you enjoy top entertainment. Groups include Mariachi Ciudad de Guadalajara, direct from the city of Guadalajara, as well as Oregon’s very own Ballet Folklórico Mexico en La Piel. View our full entertainment schedule to plan your visit. Funtastic carnival rides are back again as well as our Artisan Village, featuring artisans flying in from Jalisco, Mexico to share their beautiful artwork. All live entertainment is included with your gate admission! Check back later on our Special Events and our FREE fun stuff page to see what else we have in store for 2018!
Dance and sing along to popular mariachi, banda and other musical acts. Headliners include Tiranos Del Norte and Jesus Navarro y Su Banda Arkangel R 15.
Catch the internationally-acclaimed Mariachi Ciudad de Guadalajara as they return to Portland to share their talents and love of traditional mariachi music! Joining them is Oregon’s own Ballet Folklórico Mexico en La Piel from Cornelius.
Taste the flavors of Jalisco, Mexico and other regional specialties, with over 20 food vendors serving delicious food, snacks, and desserts at the Fiesta.
Visit our three bars to enjoy tasty beer and tequila offerings. Try one of our Full-Meal Micheladas or signature Cantaritos.
Bring the whole family for a day filled with heart-pounding rides, kid-friendly carnival games, and everything in between!
Give your kids a fun, cultural experience with free face painting, hands-on crafts, and educational activities.
Meet the artisans who have traveled from Guadalajara to sell their unique, handcrafted items. Take home authentic items, from artwork to toys to jewelry and more.
Win great prizes in our bingo tent – FREE! all day and all night
Experience agave in its most delicious form! Learn about the tequila making process, taste a variety of tequilas and mezcals and enjoy the many splendors of the agave plant.
Cheer on local boxers with Rip City Boxing. They will be sanctioning and matchmaking the 5th Annual Cinco de Mayo Boxing Showcase.
Join us for an uplifting mass service at 10AM on Sunday, May 6.