If your wedding happens to fall on the weekend of May 5th, you're by no means obligated to throw a Cinco de Mayo-infused party to celebrate the festivities but, let's be real, why on earth wouldn't you want to!? Even if you're not tying the knot south of the border, you can still channel the best of Mexican culture and turn your wedding into the ultimate fiesta with plenty of tequila, mini tacos, and live music.
And, the Cinco de Mayo theme doesn't have to end there—from your menu cards to your welcome baskets, you can effortlessly channel the vibrant, festive style into any aspect of your upcoming wedding. We rounded up nine creative wedding planning ideas (that go way beyond simply serving margaritas and quesadillas) to inspire your May 5 wedding. May the fifth (of tequila) be with you and your wedding guests as you celebrate your wedding and Cinco de Mayo in style.