Cinco de Mayo 2022 deals: Find free food, taco specials, discounted margaritas and more savings

There are a few ways to celebrate an often misunderstood Mexican celebration on Cinco de Mayo Thursday.

Load your plate with free tacos, burrito deals, margarita specials, free delivery and even some pizza discounts.

Cinco de Mayo recognizes the Mexican army's 1862 victory over France, but is not considered a Mexican federal holiday.

It is not even Mexico's Independence Day, which is celebrated on 16 September.

According to a consumer survey conducted by Numerator, 44% of the U.S. Consumers plan to celebrate Cinco de Mayo and expect 67% of inflation and product shortages to affect their plans.

The survey also found that 42% of consumers expect the pandemic to affect plans in 2021, up from 78%.

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This week has been one with lots of deals.

Teacher Appreciation Week also continues through Friday, which is also Nurses Day.

Cinco de Mayo 2022 freebies and deals

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