The celebration includes:
- Live music
- 4:30 pm - Brazilian beats by Duda Lucena
- 8 pm - The Dubplates
- Local Capoeira (a form of Brazilian Martial Arts)
- Maculele (an Afro-Brazilian Dance played with sticks and machetes)
- Samba dancing
- Large drum circle
- Brushfire Collective will be bringing the heat with a fire performance
- Multiple outdoor bars
- Food tent
Tickets are $10 in advance ($15 at the door) and includes a free drink upon entry. Kids 12 and under are free and under 21 is $5. A portion of proceeds from entry - as well as a portion of money from a surfboard raffle - will go to benefit our local Charleston Surfrider Chapter who helps to keep our beaches clean. Click here for more information.
Since both parking lots are blocked off, Mex 1 encourages you to park next door at Rogue Motion/the old Ryan's or take any other form of transportation.
Mex 1 on Sullivan's Island will be throwing a Cinco De Mayo party as well, featuring all day drink specials and live music with Return of the Mac first at 6:30 pm, followed by DJ R-Dot at 9:30 pm.