WELCOME

 

CELEBRATE Cinco de Mayo and Hispanic Heritage Month! Here at my “Es Fiesta Time” website, you will find simple, basic information and resources to help you celebrate some of the fun, festive holidays and special days and

events in Mexican-American  culture: Learn about the Mexican

Holiday of Cinco de Mayo and why it is celebrated.                                                                                        


                            A celebration is not a fiesta without music, dancing and of

                           course, good food.  You will learn a little about the music and hear

                           songs representing many of the different styles of Mexican music. You can also learn about the dances of Mexico and view some samples of the colorful regional folkloric dances.


You will also find videos and some simple recipes                                  made from corn tortillas, “tortillas de maíz”, the humble staple at Mexican tables.


                          Need decoration ideas for your next fiesta? Learn how to make a 

                          pinata decoration, cut-paper banners and  fun, festive                  

                                treat bags.


Haven’t spoken Spanish since high school? Here are some

basic Spanish vocabulary and greetings sheets to help you out. 

And, Special for You: some Spanish lessons using 

vocabulary  from the recipes you are trying out!


Also FREE for YOU:  Fiesta and Cinco de Mayo

downloadable posters and signs tn use for your

fiesta!

                                                                                                                                              


I hope that you will find something you can use. Have fun exploring!

                                         *ENJOY* (“Disfruten”)

Here is a listing of everything. Click on the topic that interests you.What you will find:

  1. HISPANIC HERITAGE MONTH

  2. CINCO de MAYO- Why is Cinco de Mayo celebrated?

  3. RESOURCES FOR TEACHING ABOUT CINCO DE MAYO

  4. FREE CINCO DE MAYO PRINTABLES

  5. FREE FIESTA PRINTABLES

  6. Mexican Music

  7. Mexican Dances

  8. Fiesta Decorations

  9. La Piñata

  10. How to make fiesta treat bags

  11. How to make paper flowers

  12. How to make paper banners

  13. Foods from Mexico

  14. Mexican Foods to make: Tostadas,

   Enchiladas, Tacos, Mexican Rice,

   Guacamole, Bean Chorizo Dip

  1. Easy Mexican Food Recipes

  2. Basic Spanish Lessons



***Looking for a special t-shirt, tote bag, mug, or other fun FIESTA products? Visit my eshops at Cafe Press to find them. You’ll like what you see!***

Bienvenidos and Welcome to

“Es Fiesta Time”

If you’re looking for CINCO DE MAYO or FIESTA t-shirts, yard signs, banners, or other party fiesta items you can find them at www.cafepress.com/es_fiesta_time

Hope you visit and like what you see!