Playa Del Carmen Real Estate | Mexican Independence Day Events 2018

Laura Nazimiec laura-nazimiec-1 12 September 2018 0
Mexican Independence Day Events 2018

Mexican Independence Day Events 2018

On the night of September 15th, the entire country of Mexico will come together to celebrate their independence. Every year Mexicans gather at their local zocalos, bars and restaurants for “El Grito” (The Cry of Independence), yelling “Viva Mexico!” out of pride for this amazing country.

And in Playa del Carmen, we will be doing the same. Just like any other year, for September 15, 2018 many local bars, restaurants and even beach clubs are offering specials and fun Mexican events. Here’s the list of the ones we have found so far:


Independence Day Party at Mayakoba

When: Saturday September 15 at 7pm

Where: El Camaleón Golf Course at Mayakoba resort complex, entrance off the highway 5 minutes north of Playa del Carmen

El Camaleón Golf Course at Mayakoba is the perfect atmosphere to celebrate Mexican Independence Day! The fiesta will feature fireworks, mariachi music, and incredible cuisine. You'll also be able to watch the Canelo fight on the big screen.

Admission is $1,500 pesos and includes food and drinks. All proceeds benefit the Casa de la Amistad.


Independence Day Party at Thompson Playa del Carmen

When: Saturday September 15, 6pm to 2am

Where: Thompson Playa del Carmen, Calle 12 between 5th Ave. and 10th Ave.

For Independence Day, Cinco Restaurant transforms into an authentic Mexican Cantina. Enjoy live mariachis, trios, and norteños, as well as a DJ as the night progresses. Feast on botana-style bites while playing classic games like dominoes and Pin the Tail on the Donkey. Or, just kick back with a cocktail from Tequila Herradura and take in the Canelo fight - broadcasted live!

To reserve your spot email playarsvp@thompsonhotels.com


Independence Day Party at Plank

When: Saturday September 15 at 8pm

Where: Plank Gourmet Grill and Patio Bar, Calle 16 between 1st Ave. and 5th Ave.

Celebrate Mexican Independence Day at Plank and enjoy a night of delicious Mexican food, live entertainment and traditional drinks.

Admission is $500 pesos. To reserve your spot email reservations@plank.mx


Independence Day Party at Lido Beach Club

When: September 15 and 16 from 2:30pm to 7:30pm

Where: Lido Beach Club, 1st Ave between Calle 10 & 12

A Mexican Independence Day Party on the beach with special promotions and funky music from Vintage People (Saturday) and Elektrodealers (Sunday).


15 September Party at Luna Blue

When: Saturday, September 15 at 9pm

Where: Luna Blue Hotel & Bar, Calle 26 Norte

Luna Blue is hosting a Mexican Independence Day party featuring Mike Grabow and Josh Green live music.


Viva Mexico Old School Party

When: Saturday, September 15 at 7pm

Where: It Ganesha, Calle 44 and 1st Ave Norte

Celebrate Mexican Independence Day with DJ Jonathon Soul and free tequila shots.

No cover. To reserve your spot call (984)688-8944


Sabadrink Patrio

When: Saturday, September 15 at 9pm

Where: Diablito Cha Cha Cha, Calle 48 Norte between Flamingo & Albatros, Col. Colosio

Come out for 2x1 beers and Playa's best pozole. Ladies drink free from 9pm to 11pm. The CANELO vs GOLOVKIN fight will be broadcast.

To reserve your spot call (984)176-2835


Mexican Independence Day Dinner at Casa Amate

When: Saturday, September 15 from 7pm to 10pm

Where: Casa Amate Restaurant at Andaz Mayakoba, along the highway about 5 minutes north of Playa del Carmen

15% discount for locals with ID. For reservations email marlene.estrada@andaz.com or call (984)149-1234


Magno Evento Mexicano at Quinta Alegria

When: Sunday, September 16 from 6:30 to 8:30 pm

Where: Quinta Alegria Shopping Mall at 5th Ave & Constituyentes

Enjoy music, dancing, and a spectacular light and sound show. Admission is free.


Wine Pairing Dinner at Platinum Yucatan Princess

When: Saturday, September 15 at 7pm

Where: Skylights Restaurant by Platinum Yucatan Princess

Platinum Yucatan Princess is hosting a special 7-course dinner prepared by Chef Agustin Puc at Skylights Restaurant along with live entertainment. Local discount available.


Sabor Latino Social

When: Saturday, September 15 at 9pm

Where: Hotel Fiesta Inn Playa del Carmen, 10th Ave Norte

Enjoy an evening of Mexican food, drinks and dancing in celebration of Mexican Independence Day.

Admission is $100 pesos. All proceeds benefit Cocos Animal Welfare.


Mexican Karaoke Fiesta

When: Satruday, September 15

Where: Dirty Martini Lounge, 1st Ave. Norte

Celebrate Mexican Independence Day with karaoke, 2x1 beers, and $40 pesos tequila and mezcal shots.


We'll be updating this post with new events as they are announced.

Laura Nazimiec laura-nazimiec-1

Laura Nazimiec moved to Cancun from Philadelphia. A two-week language and culture immersion program in Guatemala led to a year of backpacking in Latin America and ultimately the decision to live abroad. After moving to Mexico, Laura turned her passion for travel into her career as a blogger and social media manager for BuyPlaya Real Estate Advisors. In her free time, she enjoys running and yoga, and she also runs the website FitCancun.com. You can follow her on Twitter @FitCancun