Mexican Independence 2018

Blue Iguana Celebrates Mexican Independence

Ever heard of Cinco De Mayo? If you’ve ever been told that Cinco De Mayo is Mexican Independence Day you would be incorrect! The real Mexican Independence from Spanish rule was on September 16th, 1810. The reason people celebrate Cinco De Mayo is because “It celebrates the defeat of the French army during the Battle of Puebla (Batalla de Puebla) in Mexico on May 5, 1862″ ( Essentially, Cinco De Mayo was a win in the long-waged war from French Invaders, long after the true Independence Day.

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Holiday Hours of Operation


Welcome to the Blue Iguana Holiday Hours Hub where we post our Holiday Hours for all years going forward.
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Not Just Another Mexican Restaurant

Thank you CET Utah for producing this wonderful segment which really encapsulates the true spirit of Blue Iguana.
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