2 central Iowa Cinco de Mayo events
Jump Around for Cinco de Mayo
When: Tuesday, May 5; 10-11:30 a.m. or 6-7 p.m.
Where: Pump it Up, 4069 121st St., Urbandale
Info: pumpitupparty.com, 515-270-5017
Pump it Up — home of inflatable bounce houses, obstacle courses, slides and a place to let the kids bounce out energy — is turning a day of normal jumping into a fiesta. Glow lights will light up the bounce area, followed by the chips and salsa refuel session and a piñata. Cost is $10 per child in advance or $12 at the door.
Cinco de Mayo at Prairie Meadows
When: Tuesday, May 5
Where: Prairie Meadows Casino & Racetrack, 1 Prairie Meadows Drive, Altoona
Info: prairiemeadows.com, 515-967-1000
Casinos your thing? Consider the Cinco de Mayo buffet. Fill up your plate at lunch 11 a.m.-2 p.m. ($8.95) or dinner 4-10 p.m. ($14.95) then pick up your daily entry for the special Cinco de Mayo themed table game giveaways at the Prairie Gold Club May 3-9. Drawings for prizes include $1,000 in promotional chips, Margaritaville Blender, iPad Air and Xbox One. Drawings will be held May 8 at 8 p.m. and May 9 at 3 p.m.
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