Cinco De Mayo memes are hilarious memes that pick fun at one of the most understood holidays by many Americans. Yes, it’s a holiday to celebrate Mexico but no, it is not the equivalent of the US’s Independence Day. The holiday actually marks Mexico’s victory over the French Empire at the Battle of Puebla in 1862. It’s still a cause for celebrations and you might be wanting some Cinco De Mayo memes to share with your friends and family.
We wanted to round up the best Cinco De Mayo memes and we were not disappointed by all of the funny ones that have been created in honor of the holiday. Scroll through the list of excellent memes below and discover the best ones to share with your pals.
Discover the Funniest Cinco De Mayo Memes Below:
Let’s Get Stupid
Let’s kick things off with one of the most widely shared Cinco De Mayo memes, a jar of mayonnaise in a sink. Are we okay?
You Know Who You Are
If you are the type of person who goes wild on Cinco De Mayo, this meme is for you. The day after is just not much fun.
Here’s a funny Cinco De Mayo meme that invokes Three Amigos! which was a thing that actually happened. Could you imagine a movie like this coming out today?
Parenting Changes You
Here’s a viral tweet for parents who must remain responsible on Cinco De Mayo. Tacos at home does not sound like a bad thing at all.
This Cat Knows
Here’s a very popular Cinco De Mayo meme that features a cute little cat in a hat. For the cat lovers out there, this meme’s for you.
Sad But True
For the most part, Cinco De Mayo is a holiday celebrated in the United States and not so much in Mexico. Somehow, this obscure holiday is more popular here than in the actual country it celibrates.
This Cinco De Mayo meme echoes the sentiment of the last by saying, “Remember that Cinco De Mayo is an important celebration for Mexicans everywhere except almost all of Mexico.”
Here’s a Cinco De Mayo meme that pokes at the co-opting of the holiday in the US. What are we actually doing?
Let’s Break It Down
Here’s a fun pie chart meme that explains the confusion around Cinco De Mayo. We’d venture to guess this is true for a large swath of Americans.
“First, fiesta. Then, siesta,” this cute Cinco De Mayo meme about playing and then napping says. Who else wants to be friends with this Chihuahua?
Getting Really Real
For many, Cinco De Mayo is just an excuse to party. “I’m not above using obscure Mexican battles to justify my drinking,” this meme says.
Some folks really do the absolute most on Cinco De Mayo. This fun iguana meme calls that out.
It’s got to be a rough day for those in the service industry and we can think of no place more impacted by Cinco De Mayo than Taco Bell. Stay strong, taco warriors.
“How to say Cinco De Mayo in Spanish,” this search field says. Some people need to take a deep breath and try again.
If you’ve partied a bit too hard on the holiday over the years, this Cinco De Mayo meme is just for you. Stay safe and drink responsibly, people.
It’s Gone Too Far
Well, this sandwich board has run out of care to give and gets right to the point. We really need a national reset for this holiday.
We’ll Take It, Ryan
Here’s a fun Cinco De Mayo meme that encourages you to eat as many tacos as your heart desires. They really are a perfect food so don’t feel guilty.
Here’s a funny Cinco De Mayo meme about the lack of understanding around this holiday and its history. Some folks really need to read a book.
Any Excuse, Really
Here’s a sick burn that compares people participating in Cinco De Mayo in a similar way as St. Patrick’s Day. Both holidays are marked by excess drinking by mostly folks who don’t have Mexican or Irish roots.
An Assist from Baby Yoda
The May the 4th be with you jokes can get a bit stale. We’ve got Baby Yoda to help brighten things up and insisting that you enjoy some tacos.
A piñata is exacting his revenge in this funny illustration. What goes around comes around and we’d be wise to not forget that.
In this Cinco De Mayo meme, we find someone who seems to “get it.” We guess Cinco De Mayo means something different to each of us. Go your own way, if you must.
Here’s a fun Cinco De Mayo meme that is about the misunderstanding by most of the origins of the holiday. Please come correct.
Folks Really Doing the Most
Here’s a fun meme about the perceived magical powers of tequila. Please imbibe responsibly.
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Here’s a Cinco De Mayo meme that marries the holiday with Mother’s Day in a humorous fashion. Folks really do need to slow down.
What did you think of these Cinco De Mayo memes? We hope you enjoyed these silly memes about the holiday and will consider sharing some with friends and loved ones to spread some joy. Happy Cinco De Mayo!
Andrew is a Chicago-based writer who enjoys finding the best of the internet, obsessively making lists, and cooking for friends. After studying Film and Art History, he developed a deep love for both topics. Celebrity news, pop culture, and stories that bring people together are his passions.
- 1 Discover the Funniest Cinco De Mayo Memes Below:
- 1.1 Let’s Get Stupid
- 1.2 You Know Who You Are
- 1.3 Oh, No…
- 1.4 Parenting Changes You
- 1.5 This Cat Knows
- 1.6 Sad But True
- 1.7 Remember!
- 1.8 Do Tell
- 1.9 Let’s Break It Down
- 1.10 What’s Next
- 1.11 Getting Really Real
- 1.12 Well
- 1.13 Why?
- 1.14 Hopeless
- 1.15 Danger
- 1.16 It’s Gone Too Far
- 1.17 We’ll Take It, Ryan
- 1.18 A Realization
- 1.19 Any Excuse, Really
- 1.20 An Assist from Baby Yoda
- 1.21 Go Ahead
- 1.22 Right?
- 1.23 Thanks, Batman
- 1.24 Folks Really Doing the Most
- 1.25 Ummmm, Don’t
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