cactus piñatas Celebrate Cinco de Mayo the way it was meant to be celebrated by cracking open a piñata. After all, what’s a Cinco de Mayo fiesta without a piñata? Just a party. Buy one at your local crafts store or make your own mini cacti piñatas with help from Oh Happy Day.
papel picado luminarias During the day, luminarias made of papel picado make the perfect centerpieces. At night, turn them on at night to provide light for your fiesta. This is double-duty as its finest. Make your own with help from Jessie.
tiered tequila stands Instead of cupcakes, place shots of tequila and lime wedges for your guests on a tiered stand. It’s a creative way for you to serve alcohol without actually having to pour drinks every time one of your guests is feeling boozy. Margarita anyone? Get our favorite recipe.
maraca place cards For creative place cards, buy small maracas and attach a nametag with some colorful ribbon. If you’re feeling up to the task, make your own paper mache maracas with help from Rebecca of Beauty All Around.