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Cinco de Mayo falls on a Sunday this year, making it easy to celebrate a full weekend of parties and activities. Often mistaken for Mexican Independence Day, May 5 actually marks a victory by the Mexican Army over the French in 1862. In recent years, Cinco de Mayo has grown to become a festive occasion in honor of Mexican-American culture, especially in the United States. So which cities are hosting the biggest celebrations? Check out our top choices for Cinco de Mayo destinations to visit by private jet.