If you have been thinking what the best way to celebrate Cinco de Mayo, the Mexico pavilion at Epcot tiene todo to make this holiday a true magical aventura! Check out this quick guide to have a fantastic Cinco de Mayo.
Ride the Gran Fiesta Tour Starring The Three Caballeros – Inspired by the 1944 Disney film “The Three Caballeros,” this gentle boat ride will take you through the Mexico pavilion and some of the most famous sights and cities in Mexico where Panchito and Jose están buscando a Donald Duck.
Visit the Mexico Folk Art Gallery – “Remember Me!” – La Celebración del Día de Muertos is the exhibit highlight of this gallery inspired by Disney·Pixar’s Coco. The gallery also features art by prominent Mexican artists which includes calaveras, decorative skulls made of sugar, pre-Hispanic art, and the iconic sculpture Bridal Couple that you can’t miss!
Shop at La Tienda Encantada – Located in the heart of the Mexico pavilion, this fantastic shop features fine jewelry, tooled leather goods and colorful accessories inspired by the charm and beauty of old Mexico.
Eat at San Angel Inn Restaurante – the occasional rumble of a volcano, the sounds of distant songbirds, a Mayan pyramid and an all Mexican-colonial style is all you need to enjoy the best tastes of Mexico. Grab a margarita y disfruten the fantastic ambiance!
In case you didn’t know, Cinco de mayo commemorates the Mexican Army’s victory over the French Empire at the Battle of Puebla, and what better opportunity than to learn more about Mexico and Mexican culture in the Mexico pavilion at Epcot in Walt Disney World Resort! ¡Nos vemos allá!