Hammond celebrates Cinco de Mayo


Come out to celebrate Mayor Thomas M. McDermott Jr.’s 11th Annual Cinco de Mayo Fiesta on Saturday, May 2 from 5 p.m. until 10 p.m. at the Hammond Civic Center, 5825 Sohl Ave. This event offers a full night of entertainment as well as feature performances by Ballet Folklorico Yolotzin and Mariachis Imperial Azteca and the band Together. The ticket price is just $15 and includes a plate of authentic Mexican cuisine; cash bar will be available. Tickets will be available at the door. For more information, or to purchase tickets in advance, call (219) 853-6378.