Gourmet Festival and Horse Racing - April 2018

3:31 PM Sandra Gutrejde 1 Comments

NOTICE: THE GOURMET FESTIVAL HAS BEEN CANCELED FOR RAIN. IT WILL BE HELD ON SATURDAY 14th AND SUNDAY 15th


A new edition of the gourmet festival “Apetito” will take place on Saturday, April 7th from 1 pm to 2 am, and Sunday, April 8th, from 1 pm to 12 am, at Hipódromo de Palermo.


The best cooks and beer brewers will get together in a special sector, with entrance through Av. Dorrego and Av. Libertador, with food trucks offering waffles, ribs, crepes, wraps, pizzas, smoothies, hot dogs, ice cream, coffee, and more!

At the same time, on Saturday 7th the Palermo Race Track presents "A Day at the Races", a special journey presenting the Great Prizes Premio de Honor (G1) and Gilberto Larena (G1), and the classic Benito Villanueva (G2), among other races.


During the same afternoon visitors will also have the chance to enjoy "Wine and Art", an exhibition of contemporary artworks by over 50 artists from different regions of Argentina, and wine tastings from ten high end wineries.
As part of the exhibition, seven renowned artists present "Portraits of Jockeys", depicting the seven best jockeys of Argentina. These works will be on sale in benefit of Fundación Equino Argentina, which will donate the proceedings to the School of Jockeys of Hipódromo La Punta (San Luis). The jockeys and their artists are: Jorge Valdivieso by Hugo Diez; Aníbal Etchart by Jorge Rajadell; Marina Lezcano by Adriana Schaefferer; Pablo Falero by Michel Fassi; Jorge Ricardo by Iñaki Pavlovsky; Juan Noriega by Maximiliano Bagnasco; Altair Domingos by Martina Elisa Montoya.

All the events with free entrance to the public.

"A Day at the Races" is not suspended for rain.
Hipodromo de Palermo, Av. del Libertador & Dorrego.

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1 comment:

  1. I would be happy to just be there, whatever they are racing ! I would like some held btw.

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