May has arrived and The Doral Yard blossoms with things to do. Find out what May events should be on your radar:
Cinco de Mayo – Powered by Casamigos Tequila, don’t miss Cinco de Mayo at The Yard, Thurs., 5/5. While getting down to tunes by DJ Xtreme and of course, a mariachi band, sip on Mason jar margaritas, beer, and shot specials. The evening will be filled with samples, giveaways, and a photo booth to boot. To make the occasion sweeter, Santo Dulce celebrates their fourth anniversary with Churro Happy Hour 4-7 p.m. Get a free churro with purchase from The Bar while supplies last. All Cinco de Mayo weekend long, YIP serves taco bao, including Taco Bao al Pastor and Taco Bao de Camaron. un pollo offers a Mexican Parillada Platter. Also celebrate with a Dalé Bowl from della bowls. Admission is free and open to the public.
Mother’s Day – This Mother’s Day, stay hydrated with unlimited mimosas from 12:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. as you enjoy music by Latin reggae extraordinaire MannySwagg, along with Ali Murphy. Mothers in attendance can expect special gifts and surprises all day long. Admission is free but when you reserve a drink package ahead of time you will have access to reserved seating and get an exciting gift bag for mom while supplies last.
Paint & Sip – Grab a canvas and cocktail as you test your creative limits on Wed., 5/25, at 6 p.m. Tickets to the event include all materials necessary including canvas, paints, and brushes. Drinks are not included but happy hour runs 4-7 p.m. and The Bar at The Yard will serve specially priced $8 margaritas from 7-10 p.m. You can find tickets here.
Noches en La Habana ft. Leslie Cartaya – Slip away into a night of music under the stars with local talent Leslie Cartaya at Noches en La Habana on Sat., 5/7 at 8 p.m.
Latin Reggae Rock ft. Lotus Collective – Latin Reggae Rock comes to the stage on Fri., 5/13 at 8 p.m.
Tropical Sundays ft. 7Blck – 7Blck brings his bossa nova, Latin pop & Latin rock fusion to The Backyard on Sun., 5/15, at 5 p.m.
Latin Funk Fusion ft. La Ponina – Get down to the funk sounds of La Ponina on Fri., 5/20, at 8 p.m.
Food & Drink
Santo Dulce!’s Fourth Anniversary – Santo Dulce! celebrate their fourth anniversary this month. Starting next Wed., 5/4, they launch Birthday Sundaes for the month. And on Cinco de Mayo, Churro Happy Hour comes to life. That means free churros 4-7 p.m. with a purchase from The Bar while supplies last.
Taco Bao – Starting Thurs. 5/5, YIP introduces. taco bao for the month. From Taco Bao al Pastor to Taco Bao de Camaron, don’t miss this limited time offering
Santa Fe Bowl – Kicking off on Cinco de Mayo and running through the month, della bowls premieres their Santa Fe Bowl. The bowl includes cilantro lime brown rice, corn salsa, chipotle shredded mushrooms, avocado, micro cilantro, chili powder and cashew queso.
Cocktail of the Month – The May $10 cocktail of the month is “Yard Tai.” The cocktail, which can be found at The Bar at The Yard, features J.M. Overproof Rum, Havana Club Rum, orgeat, fresh orange and pineapple juices.
Cycling with El Box – Come to The Yard for a free outdoor cycling class on Sat., 5/14 at 11 a.m.
Hatha Yoga with Dunia – On Sun., 5/15 at 10 a.m., get into flow with a yoga class right in The Backyard with an emphasis on enhancing your awareness, alignment and acceptance.
Box n’ Booty with Box n Mve – On Sun., 5/22 at 11 a.m., enjoy a fusion of boxing and lower body exercises for a fun workout.
Vinyasa Flow with Gin Yogi – To get your week started on the right foot, join Gin Yogi for a Vinyasa flow on Sun., 5/29, at 10 a.m.
Visit doralyard.com/events for a full line up.