Cinco de Mayo Party: Whether you are Mexican or not, celebrate Cinco de Mayo all night long. Head to South Street and hit up Copabanana for specials including $5 margaritas, $5 Jose Cuervo tequila shots and $5 Dos Equis beer. Plus, the restaurant and bar are giving away T-shirts for all party goers. Get out of work early today to party. Copabanana, 344 South Street, Philadelphia, Pa. 19147, +21, 5 p.m.
Spring Singles Party: If you’re single and are celebrating Cinco de Mayo tonight, make a stop in Manayunk for the largest singles party in the city. Manayunk Brewery and Restaurant will offer complimentary beer, wine and food samples. Drink specials include $3 draft beers, $4 mixed drinks and $5 martinis and glasses of wine. Mix and mingle with other local singles as you dance, play games and enter to win prizes and giveaways worth $100. Manayunk Brewery and Restaurant, 4120 Main Street, Philadelphia, Pa. 19127, +21, $10, 6 p.m.
Bobby Slayton: “Pit Bull of Comedy,” Bobby Slayton is in town tonight at Helium. The comedian and actor will make an appearance to promote his new DVD, Born to be Bobby. You may remember the funny man from movies like Bandits, The Rat Pack or his several comedy specials. Slayton was also named Comedy Central’s list of the 100 Greatest Stand-ups of All Time. See him tonight for only $10. Helium Comedy Club, 2031 Sansom Street, Philadelphia, Pa. 19103, +21, $10, 8 p.m.