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Cinco de Mayo Party Favors & Promotional Items

Celebrate the 5th of May with Cinco de Mayo Merchandise & Giveaways

Cinco de Mayo is a holiday originating in Mexico that is also widely celebrated throughout other parts of the world, especially the United States. Taking place on the 5th of May, Cinco de Mayo marks the anniversary of Mexico’s victory over the Second French Empire at the Battle of Puebla in 1862. Modern traditions to commemorate the holiday include parades, mariachi music, vibrant costumes, great cuisine, and fireworks.

While it’s common to see restaurants and bars launch Cinco de Mayo promotions, it’s also a great holiday to celebrate at schools, offices, and other businesses. You don’t need margaritas and elaborate parades to take part either. Instead, plan your own Cinco de Mayo fiesta [Link to new Cinco de Mayo article when live] by providing Mexican food and drink and picking up Cinco de Mayo promotional items, decorations and giveaways for customers and employees. Here are some ideas to help you get started.

Custom Cinco de Mayo Party Supplies

If you plan to celebrate Cinco de Mayo, you’re going to need Mexican fiesta party supplies. Whether you want to give out Mexican promotional items as party favors to those who support your business or need festive decorations to set the atmosphere once employees arrive to work, there are plenty of ideas your business can use to honor the holiday.

    • Mexican Party Favors

One of the best ways to promote your event and engage with your team and supporters is by offering Cinco de Mayo merchandise as party favors. Popular Cinco de Mayo swag ideas don’t have to be expensive, especially if you’re hosting a large crowd. For example, employees are sure to love a Chili Pepper Stress Ball designed with a one-of-a-kind look, while event attendees will be glad to take home a Zip-Up Bottle KOOZIE® Kooler that will keep their favorite Mexican beverage cold for much longer. These hot Cinco de Mayo swag items are a reminder that your brand is always down for some relaxation and fun.

  • Cinco de Mayo Plates, Cups, Napkins & Tablecloths

A fiesta isn’t complete without the right decorations. That means you’ll need to pick up plates, cups, napkins and tablecloths that match the theme of the day. If you’re wondering what colors go with the holiday, you can always choose red, white, and green, which are the colors of the Mexican flag. Or choose from fiesta colors found in traditional celebratory dress like orange, fuchsia, lime green, purple, and aqua blue. You can also grab personalized barware if you’re hosting a more formal event and imprint them with sombreros, cactuses, and fun quotes like “Don’t tequila my vibe.”

Corporate Gifts for Cinco de Mayo

Cinco de Mayo gift baskets and boxes are a great way to show employee appreciation if you’re hosting a corporate event. Not only do corporate gifts help drive engagement, but Cinco de Mayo gifts also show employees that you value their contributions. Food gift sets are always a winner, especially Mexican giveaways like the Taco Tuesday Night Gift Set. You can also come up with your own Cinco de Mayo gift baskets filled with spring promotion products since the holiday takes place in May. Here are some of our favorite gifts to help you get started:

Cinco de Mayo Giveaways & Promotional Items

From restaurants and bars to banks and boutique stores, Mexican giveaways are an excellent way to get your audience to appreciate you even more. Since food is a major part of the holiday, consider Cinco de Mayo promotional items like kitchen accessories that your supporters will keep around for years. Popular kitchen giveaways include the All In One Avocado Tool, an item that will make taco night so much easier!

If you’re looking for other ways to fiesta with employees and customers, consider putting on some mariachi music, playing fun games like Pin the Sombrero on the Burro and offering up special deals in honor of the holiday. With the right Cinco de Mayo giveaways and party ideas, your business will be seen as a festive spot to celebrate on the 5th of May.