Cinco de Mayo plans throughout Grand Strand, Kentucky Derby Saturday | On the Fly

3 Doors Down. Courtesy photo.
3 Doors Down. Courtesy photo.

Burrofest 2016

TEQUILA Made Me Do It! That old credo man has been using for generations, will become relevant Thursday, May 5 at 11 a.m. as Burrofest kicks off at Burro Loco.

Super-sized, ice cold cervezas (that’s Spanish for beer), ice luge shots, margarita pops, outdoor games, and of course FREE concert and shuttles.

Live Music will obviously be in play, featuring Special Blend Project, Paperwork, Tastes Like Chicken, and Burro Noche: (inside) No Limit Duo from 4:30 p.m. Free Shuttles run every 30-45 minutes beginning at 3 p.m. from Monarch 544 {clubhouse} and Coastal Club.

Banditos Cinco De Mayo Beach Party 2016

Thursday May 5 at 11 a.m. Banditos Restaurant and Cantina, 1410 N. Ocean Blvd. Myrtle Beach

Not to be outdone, Bandito’s will be hosting a Cinco de Mayo Beach Party May 5 at 11 a.m., so you’ve got some important decisions to make.

The Fiesta will go all day from 11 a.m. - 2 a.m., so have a big breakfast. On the Beach Front Stage Travis Proctor will be rocking your face off from11 a.m.-noon and all day during band breaks; Backfire will take over from 12-3:30 p.m., Paperwork from 4:30-8 p.m., and headlining will be Matt Parker and the Deacons from 9 p.m.-1 a.m.

Jesse (and not the Rippers) will be at the Karaoke Bar performing from 8 p.m.-12 a.m.

Great drink prices all day like $4 margaritas on the rocks, $4 Fireball and $4 Jager Shots, and still the best Happy Hour on the entire Boardwalk. Bud Light, Jager, Grand Marnier, Jose, Peligroso, and the Cabo Wabo girls all making their appearance throughout the day!!

Giveaways all day; T-shirts, coozies, and gift cards.

Celebrate Cinco De Mayo with 3 DOORS DOWN LIVE in CONCERT!

Ever sit around and wonder what 3 Doors Down is doing for Cinco de Mayo? Well WONDER NO MORE, because Tres Doors will be performing at Myrtle Beach Speedway's Amphitheater May 5 at 8 p.m.

Doors Open at 6 p.m., with tickets running $30 (taxes/fees not included) VIP Gold Circle Passes $50 (taxes/fees not included)

Don’t miss your chance to see American Music Award winning artists 3 Doors Down as they light up the night at Myrtle Beach Speedway on May 5. Supporting their sixth album Us and the Night, the band will hit the Grand Strand in the intimate setting of the Myrtle Beach Speedway Amphitheater. The 5,000 fan venue will give every fan an up close and personal view of the 16 time platinum group. For more information about the Summer Concert Series at the Myrtle Beach Speedway Ampitheater check out their website at!

Big Hats & Buleit Mint Juleps

The Kentucky Derby Party is the ONE party about horses running really fast you WON’T want to miss!

Saturday, May 7 at 4:30 p.m. Pine Lakes Tavern will be the home of Big Hats & Buleit Mint Juleps, so don’t miss it. Sport your best hat and win a prize!

2016 Rivertown Music & Craft Beer Festival

Like beer? Well put on your sweatpants because the 2016 Rivertown Music & Craft Beer Festival will take place Saturday, May 7 from 11 a.m. - 8 p.m. in downtown Conway. Enjoy vendors, great music, a classic car show, good food and a craft beer tasting zone! Check out for more information.

Josh Bell, for The Surge