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Happening Festivals And Special Events

Posted on November 19, 2009 | Fascinating CitiesNo Comment


The city’s calendar is never free of festivals due to its rich cultural identity.

buenos aires tango festivalTango Festival

The festival came into existence from the year 1999 and is organized in the months of February and March. More than 100 free shows are arranged during the festival. The festival continues for six days and is gaining more popularity year after year.

Buenos Aires International Festival of Independent Cinema

The festival provides a stage to the directors from all over the world to showcase their best works. The festival arranged by Secretaria de Cultura de Buenos Aires is organized in the various venues of the city.

Argentine Open Polo Championships

The world-class polo event is organized in between the months of November and December. The polo fans from all over the world throngs the event venue to take a look at their favorite sport.

Feria Internacional del Libro de Buenos Aires

An international book fair that continues for three weeks in the months of April and May.

Buenos Aires International Jazz FestivalBuenos Aires International Jazz Festival

If you are a die-hard fan of jazz than this jazz festival will definitely provide you the expected excitement. The gala mainly takes place in the month of March.

Arte BA

As its name suggests, it is a contemporary art fair and takes place in the months of May to June. It continues for five days and the visitors can take a glimpse of the contemporary art work put up by national as well as international galleries.

International Video-Dance Festival

The festival takes place at the Ricardo Rojas Cultural Center and the venue witnesses a presence of numerous Latin American video-dance artists as it give them a fair chance to learn more about their field.

Día de la Tradición

The festival is celebrated in the month of November and you can enjoy the horse parades during the fair.

Marcha del Orgullo

International Guitar FestivalThe gay parade takes place in the month of November and the participation has reached in thousands. The parade passes through city center streets.

International Guitar Festival

The artists from every nook and corner assemble here to demonstrate their remarkable skills. Even the common people can enjoy their tunes as it is available for free to the audience.

Independence Day

The day is celebrated on July 9, the day when Argentina got independence from Spain.

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