2016 Buenos Aires Children´s Book Fair
From July 11th to July 31st, 2016, the 26th edition of the Buenos Aires Children´s Book Fair (Feria del Libro Infantil y Juvenil) will take place at Centro Cultural Kirchner (CCK), with free entrance to the public. The Fair is a place destined for the cultural and educational upbringing of children, in an entertaining and joyful environment.
Apart from the exhibition and sale of books, the Fair will offer numerous activities for youngsters and children:
- Workshops: drawing, story telling, painting, modeling, magic, science, illustration, comics, reading, cooking, creativity, music, puppetry, and much more.
- Theater, puppet, circus, and music shows.
- Games and contests
- Talks with writers
- Signing of copies
- Children´s Library
- Science corner
Kids will be able to meet their favorite writers and cartoonists, participate in the workshops, read at the library or enjoy the shows organized by the exhibitors, that will take place at their exhibition stands.
This year for the seventh time a Comics Festival will be presented during the fair, on July 30 and 31. Distinguished Argentine authors will present talks, workshops and exhibits related to comics, their design, script writing, drawing, animation, and graphic humor.
Dates: July 11th through July 31st, 2016
Location: Centro Cultural Kirchner (CCK), Sarmiento 151
July 11 - 15: 9 am to 6 pm
July 16 - 31:
Monday to Friday 11 am to 8 pm.
Saturday and Sunday: 1 pm to 8 pm
All the activities are free but some are limited to the room´s capacity.
Feria del Libro Infantil y Juvenil official website.