Viva! 14 places to celebrate Cinco De Mayo

Published On: May 03 2012 04:13:00 PM EDT   Updated On: May 05 2014 02:00:00 AM EDT

Viva la Mexico! Here are 14 places to celebrate Cinco de Mayo in style.

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The holiday, which isn't celebrated much in Mexico, crossed into the U.S. in the 1950s and 1960s, as civil rights activists were attempting to build harmony between the two countries and cultures, according to Oscar Casares, a professor at the University of Texas-Austin.

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