The Annual Cinco de Mayo Celebration This Weekend.

Saturday, May 5th 2018 Latinos Americanos en Accion will host its annual Cinco de Mayo Celebration, and this year the fiesta its even bigger and better. Expect live music, kid friendly games, business booths and live entertainment.

Cinco de Mayo commemorates Mexico's 1862 defeat over the French invasion of the state of Puebla, but in the U.S., it's become a more broad celebration of Mexican culture

Cinco de Mayo Celebration will once again fill the 170th Street East corridor in Lake Los Angeles with a colorful must see parade and local celebrities. .

The parade starts 10 a.m. Saturday and the Grand Marshall this year is Xavier Flores, a community activist, advocate and resident of the Antelope Valley for more than 20 years. " I'm very humble and honored to have been chosen this year as the Grand Marshall", said Xavier Flores.