Cinco de Mayo parade kicks off May

May 1, 2011 4:12:46 PM PDT
With May's arrival comes a parade for the traditional Mexican Cinco de Mayo celebration.

Sunday's parade served as the culmination of a three-day festival commemorating the 150th anniversary of the historic Battle of Puebla.

This was the 35th annual Cinco de Mayo event hosted by the Cermak Road Chamber of Commerce.

There were games, food, and musical entertainment. Admission to the festival and parade was free.