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Cinco de Mayo celebration

Sioux City, IOWA (KTIV) - Cinco de Mayo typically celebrates and honors Mexican heritage and today students at Unity Elementary in Sioux City held a fiesta.

Ms. Flewelling's 5th grade class celebrated Cinco de Mayo with food and fun.

Student, Josh Fajaru his Mom, Reyna prepared an authentic Mexican lunch with corn tortillas, guacamole and salsa to celebrate.

Josh says the food is his favorite part.

"Food from where my ancestors were and my parents were. It's pretty just cool," said, Josh Fajaru, 5th grader.

Students also took turns hitting at a pinata.

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