So just how does one celebrate the 1862 Mexican defeat of the French? Margaritas specials are just the tip of the sombrero.
Here's some local Mexican restaurants ready to welcome you to their fiestas:
EDUARDO'S LOKOS TACOS $5 top-shelf tequila shots, $3.95 house margaritas, well drinks and sangria all day in the bar, $5 new top-shelf specialty drinks, 5 pork or chicken flautas, plus a DJ and bounce house for the kids. 226 W Alfred St, .Tavares
FIESTA GRANDE All day 2-4-1 house margaritas, well drinks, draft beer and wines. 421 N. Baker Street, downtown Mount Dora
SOL DE MEXICO Free tequila shots, 2-4-1 Margaritas, cerveza grande $3.50 125 N. Bay Street, downtown Eustis
At time of publication, these were the only restaurants responding with specials, but there are likely more Please have fun, but don't drink and drive.