Thanksgiving is a time to surround yourself with loved ones and to celebrate all that you're grateful for, from the big moments to the small details that made the year beautiful, and there’s no better place to do this than the shores of Cabo San Lucas. With time off from school and work, families have the best Thanksgiving vacations here, enjoying both traditional Thanksgiving Day dinner dishes and embracing the local culture of Cabo San Lucas.
When traveling to Cabo San Lucas in November, many Americans ask “Does Mexico Celebrate Thanksgiving?” While it’s not a traditional Mexican holiday, those who have immigrated to Mexico from the US have brought the holiday with them, and Mexicans who move to the US often bring the tradition back with them. Because these countries share a border which thousands of people cross every day, it’s not surprising that Mexican Thanksgiving dinners happen every year, especially since no matter where we are in the world, there’s always so much to be grateful for.
If you get to spend Thanksgiving in Cabo, you won’t have to miss out on any traditional practices or even have to ask “Does Mexico celebrate Thanksgiving?” In this international destination, you’ll see plenty of restaurants and resorts advertising Thanksgiving Day dinner specials. Their Mexican Thanksgiving menus will feature turkey, roasted vegetables, and pie, giving you a true feast without requiring you to do any grocery shopping, cooking, or cleaning up, freeing you up to relax around the table with your loved ones. As you do, be sure to spend some time sharing what you’re grateful for, and as you vacation in Cabo San Lucas in November, you’ll discover even more to make you thankful.
No matter where you travel, the best Thanksgiving vacations bring families closer together. Without the distractions of running errands and holiday prep, your family will be able to get outside and discover the beauty of Cabo San Lucas in November. When it’s Thanksgiving in Cabo, the weather is sunny, and the temperature is more mild than the heat of the summer. Spend your days walking along the beach, lounging by the pool, and experiencing the city’s unique activities and tours. Treat your family to a snorkeling excursion around Land’s End at the tip of the Baja Peninsula, or fly over canyons while ziplining in the mountains. Adding these adventures to your Cabo San Lucas Thanksgiving vacation will give you lifelong memories that you’ll always be thankful for.
A Cabo San Lucas Thanksgiving is so much more than a typical beach vacation. It’s a way to escape the rush of the holidays that too often distracts from what’s really important. By spending Thanksgiving in Cabo, your days will be filled with dips into the ocean and games with your family instead of grocery shopping and kitchen cleaning. Enjoy a Mexican Thanksgiving dinner at your resort while taking a moment to reflect on all that you’re thankful for.