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Fiesta Dates & Hours

May 3rd 11am-11pm  |  May 4th 11am-11pm |  May 5th 11am-11pm

Carnival Hours: 11am to 10:30pm

Fiesta Information

The Cinco de Mayo fiesta boasts three full days packed with festivities and culturally immersive programming at Tom McCall Waterfront Park in downtown Portland. During the event, festival-goers can experience the spirit of Mexico through music, arts, dance, and sport.

Tickets are available at the gate or online HERE.

Yes. Info for that can be found HERE.

Please email us at to verify the tickets are valid.

May 3rd, 4th & 5th, 2024. The fiesta hours are from 11am to 11pm each day. Ticket sales end at 10:30pm. Carnival admission is 11am to 10:30pm daily. All hours are subject to change.

We do not have hotel packages but we do have partner hotels who are offering great discounts! Click here for information.

No outside solicitation is permitted. If you would like to become a vendor please click here

All ages are welcome to celebrate Cinco de Mayo with us!

Kids under 5 years of age are free.

Re-entry is allowed, just make sure you get a stamp on the way out, without a stamp, you will not be allowed back in.

Please email for ticket-related questions.

Tom Mccall Waterfront Park – 98 SW Naito Pkwy, Portland, OR 97204

All entry gates are ADA accessible, the venue does have paved walkways and grass/uneven ground. If you have any other questions, please email

Rain or shine, the fiesta continues.

The following items are not allowed at the festival:
• Outside beverages, other than factory-sealed or empty water bottles
• Cannabis, drugs, outside alcohol, and other controlled substances
• Hard-sided coolers or picnic baskets, including Styrofoam
• Smoking, vaping, or chewing tobacco
• Tents or canopies
• Weapons of any kind
• Fireworks, explosives, or accelerants of any kind
• Drones
• Balloons, beachballs, frisbees, inflatable devices, or outdoor games
• Professional audio or video recording devices and equipment, including cameras with a detachable lens longer than 4″
• Animals, except service animals
• Glass of any kind.

All attendees and their belongings are subject to search upon entry. The festival is not responsible for lost, stolen, or damaged items.

Security procedures are subject to change at any time. Each person may only bring in one bag, purse, or fanny pack, no larger than 14″ x 14″ x 14″. All items are subject to search.

Vaccination is not required.

Animals are not permitted within the Fiesta grounds, with the exception of certified service dogs for the disabled, being used by a disabled person. ADA dogs must have service jackets on to be permitted entry.

Yes. It is subject to search upon entry.

We will have porta-potties throughout the venue.

Yes, please view the event map here!

There is street parking, but there is no on-site event parking. The closest SmartPark is at 33 NW Davis St, Portland, OR, 97209. Public transportation is a great idea when alcohol is involved, and the MAX line drops off only one block from the festival at SW First and Oak Street. Cinco de Mayo does not offer parking validation.

There will be beer, wine, cocktails, and non-alcoholic beverages available for purchase. A valid, acceptable ID is required for all alcohol purchases.

Yes, we take cash.

Tickets are available starting January 16, 2024  at a discounted price. Purchase online to save money.

Carnival rides tickets are available for purchase onsite at Funtastic ticket booths only. Tickets are:

34 Tickets for $20 (Cash) or $21 (Card)

68 Tickets for $40 (cash) or $41 (card)

120 Tickets for $60 (cash) or $62 (card)

250 Tickets for $115 (cash) or $117 (card)

Rides are 11 & 12 Tickets Each

All pricing is subject to change by Funtastic Rides**

Cinco de Mayo does not regulate or manage Funtastic ticketing or rides. Funtastic questions can be directed here.

Single Day Tickets

  • Online: Adult $12 Youth $10 | At the door: Adult $16 Youth $12

Weekend Passes Only Available Online:

  • Adult $25 Youth $20


Buy tickets online for the best rate! For more info and to purchase tickets click here

Tickets are available at the gate or online here.

Tickets are available to be purchased online and onsite at the box office. Carnival tickets may only be purchased online through Funtastic.

No, tickets are non-refundable.

Main stage performances are included in the ticket price.

Tickets are limited and may sell out. Buy tickets here.

Yes, visit our ticketing page for more information.

Would you like to become a sponsor? Click here 

Become a vendor? Click here 

Volunteer? Click here for information.

Please click here to see the map.

Yes, we will have multiple ATM’s onsite, click here to see the map for exact locations.

We will have on site security as well as Portland Police/Fire.

Click the link here to see where the lost and found booth is located.