Cinco De Mayo Fiesta this weekend

Shreveport, LA (KSLA) – Although the date may have passed, but Cinco De Mayo will definitely not go by without a real celebration in this area. The 13th annual Cinco De Mayo fiesta will be held on Saturday and Sunday at Festival Plaza in downtown Shreveport.

The event will feature live entertainment, Mariachi, dancing performances, family activities and cultural foods. The event starts at 10 AM and lasts all day. Admission is free until 5 PM and then a $5 cover charge after that. Children under 12 can enter the festival for free.

Cinco de Mayo Inc. says that the organization's three primary goals of the Shreveport-Bossier City Cinco De Mayo Fiesta are to promote higher education, enhance cultural awareness and increase community involvement.