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Cinco de Mayo block party with Lil Jon coming to downtown Phoenix

Apr 19, 2019, 4:24 AM

(Facebook photo/Lil Jon)...

(Facebook photo/Lil Jon)

(Facebook photo/Lil Jon)

PHOENIX — Two Valley businesses will hold a Cinco de Mayo block party at CityScape in downtown Phoenix next month.

The second annual Cinco on Central Block Party will take place May 5 at 4 p.m.

The 21-and-up party will be on Central Avenue and Washington Street.

Activities will include giant beer pong, a hot chili pepper eating contest, live music from DJ Lil Jon and other guest appearances, according to the event’s website.

Food and drinks will be supplied by Chico Malo and Copper Blues Rock Pub & Kitchen.

General admission tickets are $25, and VIP tickets are $100 and include a private hospitality deck at Copper Blues.

Chico Malo is a restaurant that features Mexico and South America food.

Copper Blues is an American pub that specializes in craft beer and live rock performances.

For more information or to find a festival map, visit the event’s website.

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Cinco de Mayo block party with Lil Jon coming to downtown Phoenix