By Sarah Bolandi
Tex-Mex restaurant Cocina 214 (Facebook), will host their sixth annual Running of the Chihuahuas this weekend in celebration of Cinco de Mayo.
The popular event will be take place at the Winter Park restaurant this Sunday, May 6th from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. with the pup race beginning at 11 a.m. sharp.
For individuals with chihuahuas interested in competing, secure your spot here along with a $15 registration fee. Proceeds from the event will be donated to the Winter Park Lost Pets and the Poodles and Pooch Rescue of Florida.
The family-friendly event will also offer attendees fresh margaritas, cuisine, and live music to enjoy before, during and after the race. Those with a pup not competing, can bring their furry friends along and snap some photos in the custom photo booth.
On May 5th, Cocina 214 will also be hosting a “party on the lawn” at their newest location in Daytona, Beach and a local event at Winter Park to celebrate their seventh anniversary. Both events will feature drink specials, vodka and tequila samplings and giveaways throughout the day.
Cocina 214 is located at 151 E. Welbourne Avenue, Winter Park [GMap].