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KOAA Survey: Celebrating Cinco de Mayo

Survey Cinco De Mayo
Posted at 9:36 AM, May 05, 2022
and last updated 2022-05-06 07:11:34-04

Today is Cinco de Mayo, a holiday widely celebrated with Mexican-themed meals in the United States, but many don’t know why we commemorate May 5 each year.

Cinco de Mayo celebrates the date of the Mexican army’s victory over France at the Battle of Pueblo during the Franco-Mexican War on May 5, 1862, according to the History Channel. It’s also known as Battle of Pueblo Day.

News5 would like to know how you celebrate.

66% Cooking at Home
20% Supporting Mexican Businesses
8% Attending Local Events
6% Learning the History

We're following this survey throughout the day and into tomorrow. Tune in to News5 at 4 p.m. as we review the results!

Editor's note: This survey is not based on scientific, representative samples and is solely for KOAA purposes.


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