If you're throwing a virtual Cinco de Mayo fiesta (or attending one), you're going to want to check out these fun Cinco de Mayo Zoom backgrounds!
From live music (like virtual mariachi bands!) to Cinco de Mayo dishes and cocktails, you've got a few things to think about during your party planning. That's why we're taking care of one of the most important elements of your virtual Cinco de Mayo party: the decorations!
Decorate digitally with one of our colorful Cinco de Mayo Zoom backgrounds. Download your favorite image (for free!), courtesy of The Bash.
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Pro Tip: Make sure to click on one of the download image links BELOW the image (1920 x 1080 for desktop or 756 x 1008 for mobile). The links hold the high-resolution image for your Cinco De Mayo Zoom background. P.S. These work as Google Meet Virtual Backgrounds, too!
Here are 35 Cinco de Mayo Zoom backgrounds you can download for free:
1. Mariachi Band
This cute Zoom background would be a great addition to your virtual Cinco de Mayo party, especially if you plan on hiring a mariachi band to make a guest appearance!
2. Guitars, Peppers, and Cacti
Showcase this fun Cinco de Mayo wallpaper during your Zoom party.
3. Dancing in Mexico
Did you know you can hire professional dancers to perform virtually at your Cinco de Mayo bash? Check out our list of talented performers!
Use this cute piñata as your Zoom background for your virtual fiesta!
5. Cinco de Mayo Party
This Cinco de Mayo background screams party! Make sure to invite your guests to mix up those margaritas. You might even want to hire a virtual bartender to walk you through a cocktail class as one of your virtual Cinco de Mayo party activities.
6. Cinco de Mayo
You can use this Cinco de Mayo Zoom background as a part of your virtual invitations, too. Consider sending it along with a virtual singing telegram as a unique way to announce your Cinco de Mayo party to your friends and family.
7. Cinco de Mayo Music
One of the most important elements of a Cinco de Mayo party is the music! Check out our Cinco de Mayo playlist for a deep-delve into some amazing Mexican artists.
8. A Colorful Cinco de Mayo
The more color, the better!
9. Maracas and Sombrero
Maracas and sombreros are probably the first things to come to mind when you think about Mexican culture. Use this image to flaunt your Mexican pride this Cinco de Mayo.
10. Mexican Colors
Cinco de Mayo is all about celebrating Mexico!
11. Bright Patterns
If you've ever been to Mexico, you know it's all about bright colors and beautiful patterns.
12. Floral Wallpaper
This floral Zoom background can be used at your Cinco de Mayo party or any other virtual gathering you might have, too!
13. Turquoise Cinco de Mayo
More bright colors to celebrate Cinco de Mayo virtually.
14. Puppies and Sombreros
How cute is this puppy in a sombrero?
15. Cinco de Mayo Pattern
A fun Cinco de Mayo pattern for your virtual fiesta.
16. A Neon Cinco de Mayo
Celebrate Cinco de Mayo virtually with this funky neon sign as your Zoom background.
17. Green Cinco de Mayo
This green illustration will add fun Mexican imagery to your virtual Cinco de Mayo gathering.
18. Colorful Dresses
Don't forget to encourage your guests to dress up for your virtual Cinco de Mayo celebration!
19. Rainbow Cacti
We love this funky rainbow cacti pattern as a Cinco de Mayo Zoom background.
20. Cute Cactus
A cute cactus for your virtual festivities! Use it as your Cinco de Mayo party background, or even as your phone's backdrop image.
21. Cinco de Mayo Banner
You don't need real decorations to decorate for your virtual Cinco de Mayo party. Use this decorative Zoom background instead!
22. Colorful Tiles
These colorful tiles would serve as a simple and non-distracting Zoom background for your virtual Cinco de Mayo fiesta.
23. Cinco de Mayo Decorations
More Cinco de Mayo decorations for your laptop!
24. Vintage Cinco de Mayo
A vintage Cinco de Mayo background for your Cinco de Mayo Zoom party.
25. Cinco de Mayo Celebration
A fun and funky pattern with all things Cinco de Mayo.
26. Mexican Flowers
Celebrate Mexico with this cute floral Zoom background.
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28. Colorful Sombreros
Bright and colorful should be the theme of your virtual Cinco de Mayo party.
29. Cinco de Mayo Festivities
More fun imagery to represent Mexico and Cinco de Mayo.
30. Cinco de Mayo Necessities
Maracas, cacti, and bright colors galore!
31. Cute Succulents
This cute Zoom background can definitely be used on Cinco de Mayo and every other day of the year, too.
32. Geometric Patterns
We love a funky pattern on Cinco de Mayo.
33. So Many Cacti!
You don't need to leave the house to enjoy these cacti this Cinco de Mayo!
34. Vibrant Window
If you've ever been to Mexico, you'll know how vibrant and beautiful the streets can be. Showcase them with this bright Zoom background at your virtual Cinco de Mayo gathering.
35. Serene Desert
A desert illustration to marvel at the vast landscapes Mexico has to offer.
How to Change Your Background on Zoom
Click on one of the links below your favorite Cinco de Mayo Zoom background to open a 1920 pixel X 1080 pixel file for desktop or 756 pixel x 1008 pixel file for your mobile device. Then you can right-click, and save the image to your desktop or tap and save to your mobile photo library.
Pro Tip: If you do not have a green screen (it’s ok—most people do not), you can choose a room with a wall that has a solid background color.
When you log into your Zoom account:
- Click your profile picture and choose the settings link.
- Find the Virtual Background tab. (You’ll need to make sure the Virtual Background button is "on" from the Meeting tab.)
- In the Virtual Background tab, you can upload your own Cinco de Mayo virtual background saved on your desktop.
If you’re using Zoom from your phone:
- When you’re logged in, click the More tab and tap the Virtual Background option.
- Choose a background from the provided library or upload your own photos.
About Brittany Barber
Brittany Barber, lover of books, dogs, and romance, graduated from Bishop’s University with a Communications and Theatre degree. After spending some time working abroad in the theatre world, she is now a freelance writer covering a range of lifestyle topics including event planning for The Bash, WeddingWire, 2life and Fluttr, and shopping for BuzzFeed.