"Cinco de Mayo" 150th Anniversary Celebration for only "Cinco Pesos" - La Tasca Spanish Tapas Bar, Rockville, MD
Thursday, May 3, 2012 from 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM (EDT)
The I-270 Corridor and the Western Maryland Region
Mid-Atlantic Hispanic Chamber of Commerce
cordially Invite you to their Annual
Annual "Cinco de Mayo" Celebration
for only "Cinco Pesos ($5)"
commemorating the 150th (sequicentennial) anniversary of the Mexican army's unlikely victory over French forces at the Battle of Puebla (May 5, 1862) and the success of Hispanic Americans in Maryland.
Also, you may invite up to "Cinco Amigos"
for only "Cinco Pesos ($5)" each!!!
Where: La Tasca - Spanish Tapas Bar & Restaurant, 141 Gibbs Street, Suite 305, Rockville, MD 20850.
When: Thursday, May 3, 2012 (We knew you had made other plans already for Saturday, Cinco de Mayo. So, we will start celebrating earlier. A 150th (sesquicentennial) celebration happens only once in your lifetime. Don’t miss it!!
Time: 04:30 PM - 07:00 PM
About Cinco de Mayo : For all practical purposes, "Cinco de Mayo" (Spanish for fifth of May) in the United States is a national day that celebrates the culture and experiences of Americans of Mexican ancestry, much as St. Patrick's Day, Oktoberfest, and the Chinese New Year are used to celebrate those of Irish, German, and Chinese ancestry, respectively. "Cinco de Mayo" commemorates the Mexican army's unlikely victory over French forces at the Battle of Puebla on May 5, 1862 (more)
Admission: Cinco pesos ($5) per guest plus $1.27 processing fee. Wide selection of Tapas at $5 each; domestic beer, $4; imported beer, $5; Sangria and wine glass, $5. Each guest pays at the bar for its own drinks.
RSVP: You must RSVP to attend this event. For more information, please contact Rockville Chapter Vice President Jorge Arce at 301-262-2771 or Jorge Ribas at 301-404-1946.
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Mid-Atlantic Hispanic Chamber of Commerce (MAHCC)
The MAHCC is a multi-state business organization serving the Mid-Atlantic Region. It advocates for economic, workforce and community development, and it champions our Nation's capital and the Mid-Atlantic region as premier international destinations and sought-after locations to visit, start a business, live, work and play. Since its inception in 2002, it has earned a sterling reputation for being one of the most dynamic chambers of commerce and it has become one of the leading voices for small- women-, veteran- and minority-owned businesses in the region.
The MAHCC is organized into five State Divisions: Delaware, Pennsylvania, Maryland, West Virginia and Virginia. State Divisons are organized into Chapters, each one led by a local leader and its own Leadership Council. Each chapters is represented by a voting members on the MAHCC Board of Directors.