10 Colorful Cinco de Mayo Crafts for Kids

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May 5 marks Cinco de Mayo -- a Mexican holiday that celebrates the country's 1862 victory over France. Oddly it's not a huge holiday in Mexico, but has become a major deal in the U.S. as a day to revel in this country's culture and heritage.

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And in spite of its rap as a booze fest dubbed "Cinco de Drinko," Cinco de Mayo can be a family-friendly celebration that's fun for the kids. How? Try these crafts alongside some guacamole and tacos to bring fiesta-like festivities to your day.

Cinco De Mayo Crafts for Kids

Who knew a used Keurig cup could make such a fun toy with #3?

 

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