Cinco de Derby! 

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In the venn diagram of spring festivities, Cinco de Mayo and the Kentucky Derby have a lot in common, and day-drinking is just the beginning. This year, they both fall on Saturday. Whether you're fighting your hangover with tacos or a hot brown, here's your guide to celebrating them together.

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Nikki Miller
Cinco de Mayo can involve horses.

Cinco de Mayo in St. Paul, Minneapolis.
Craig Hlavaty
The Kentucky Derby is all pre-party and after-party. Only the actual party involves horses.
Lex Hernandez
Hats are popular at both occasions.
Brian Villa
Hats are popular at both occasions.
Benjamin Leatherman
Bros enjoy Cinco de Mayo.
Nate "Igor" Smith
Bros enjoy the Kentucky Derby.
Katharine Shilcutt
The signature cocktail of Cinco de Mayo is the margarita.
...While the Derby's cocktail is the mint julep.

Check out Bill Sameuls' recipe for the perfect mint julep.
Chris Victorio
For fighting a post-Cinco de Mayo hangover, tacos are preferred.
Mark Manger
For too much Derby jubilation, a hot brown is the only cure.
Brent Holzapfel
After all the Cinco de Mayo daytime drinking, sometimes you need a nap.

A street sleeper on Cherokee Street in St. Louis, Missouri.
Nate "Igor" Smith
The same is true at the Derby.
Keegan Hamilton
Another thing they have in common: dressed-up cute kids.
Brian Villa
Another thing they have in common: dressed-up cute kids.
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Nikki Miller
Cinco de Mayo can involve horses.

Cinco de Mayo in St. Paul, Minneapolis.