El Finde del Turismo (“The Tourism Weekend”) 2023

On Saturday the 20th and Sunday the 21st of May, 2023, the City of Buenos Aires launches "El Finde del Turismo" (“The Tourism Weekend”). During these two days, tourists and residents will be able to enjoy numerous attractions in Buenos Aires, with discounts and promotions at restaurants and bars, live music shows and guided tours. During the weekend all subway lines will be free from 7:00 pm until the last service.

Guided tours and theatrical visits
There will be circuits around the city dedicated to the Soccer Stars; dramatized visits to learn about the mysteries of Argentine fashion, tango and other arts; as well as historical circuits to recreate customs and ideals of the characters who traveled through the City at the most relevant moments. of the country's past.

Patios and rooftops of Buenos Aires
All weekend, the patios, rooftops and markets that joined the Tourism Weekend will offer benefits on the menu and discounts to eat and buy products. In some of them there will be artistic performances. Added to the proposal is the Mirador Plaza de Mayo (8th floor of Pasaje Roverano) which will have extended hours from 3 pm to 8 pm at a cost of AR$2,800 per person for the guided tour + special menu. Reservations are made through the Instagram account @rooftopplazademayo.
From 4 to 8 pm, Olympo Sky Bar (Av. Corrientes 1464, 31st floor) will offer brunch (coffee or juice or drink with croissant, cheese scone, square of cake) for a value of AR$3,000. In addition, from 6 pm to 8 pm, the after office menu will be offered (duo of meat empanadas or baskets of French fries or spinach croquettes for AR$2,000, option with vermouth or gin and tonic for AR$3,000). These proposals will be accompanied by music. More information at www.olymposkybar.com

Notable Bars
Notable adhered bars will offer special benefits, and in some of them there will be surprise artistic performances: Café Margot (Av. Boedo 857), Bar el federal (Carlos Calvo 599), Bar de CAO (Av. Independencia 2400), Café la Poesía (Chile 502), Bar la Biela (Av. Presidente Manuel Quintana 596), El viejo Buzón (Neuquén 1100), Celta bar (Sarmiento 1701), Café Cortazar (José A. Cabrera 3797), Rotisserie/bar Miramar (Av San Juan 1999), Confitería las violetas (Av. Rivadavia 3899), La Puerto Rico (Adolfo Alsina 416), Bar Cabildo de Buenos Aires (Perú 86), La Giralda (Av. Corrientes 1453), Café La Ópera (Av. Corrientes 1799), Bar La ideal (Suipacha 384), Bar “12 de octubre” (El Boliche de Roberto) (Bulnes 331), Bar “Los Laureles” (Av. Gral. Tomás de Iriarte 2290).

Musical shows and immersive experiences
Cumbia show: On Saturday, May 20th, at Av. del Libertador & Austria (Recoleta), visitors will be able to enjoy two bands, in a free outdoor event. First, from 9 pm to 9:30 pm, the group Villa Diamante will be presented. And from 9:30 pm to 10:15 pm, it will be the turn of Grupo Play.
Mapping show "World Champions": On Sunday May 21st, at Bolivar 1 (Monserrat) from 8:00 pm, an impressive show of lights and music will showcase the excitement of the World Cup celebrations for Argentina World Champion Qatar 2022. There will be three free performances: at 8:00 pm, 9:00 pm, and 10:00 pm.

1st Rowing Regatta in the Riachuelo
On Sunday 21st, from 9 am to 1 pm, the rowing regatta will take place in the Riachuelo (La Boca). This is a free event with the participation of coxed pair boats, on a 5600 meter course, from Vuelta de Rocha to Pueyrredón Bridge and back. It can be seen from the Riachuelo boulevard in La Boca.

Disney 100 years
All weekend, from 10 am to 8 pm, the photographic and sketch exhibition "Disney 100 Years" will be available, dedicated to the inspiring research trip that Walt Disney made along with a select group of artists through Latin America in 1941. The exhibit, organized by ArtexArte, will be at Lavalleja 1062 (Villa Crespo) with free admission. Free entrance tickets must be reserved at www.artexarte.com.ar.

For more information and interactive maps for these and many other activities, visit El Finde del Turismo official website (available in Spanish only).

Buenos Aires International Book Fair 2023


47th edition of Buenos Aires International Book Fair will take place from April 27th through May 15th, 2023 at La Rural Exhibition Center in Palermo. It will feature over 1000 cultural activities, including conferences, round-tables, talks with prestigious national and international intellectuals, book presentations, shows, activities for children and teenagers, events for specialists and publishing professionals, and book sales of literature in all languages.

The Fair is the largest of its kind in the Spanish speaking world. It is considered one of the most important cultural and editorial events in Latin America, and a meeting point for authors, editors, book sellers, distributors, teachers, librarians, scientists, and over 1,200,000 readers from around the world that visit it every year.

One of the main features of the Fair is the participation of internationally renowned authors. The special activities of the Fair this year include: the International Poetry Festival between April 28 and April 30; the Book Reading Marathon on May 8th; as well as special sectors for kids and young adults; Story-telling; free workshops; musical shows; book signings... among many others.

The guest city at the Fair this year is
Santiago de Chile, which will offer a number of special activities and the presentation of some of its best authors.

Professional Sessions:
On April 25th, 26th, and 27th, from 9 am to 6 pm, the Buenos Aires Book Fair is open exclusively to book professionals, offering an outstanding training program, the best business opportunities and chances for networking. Mark these dates and be part of the most intense and productive four days of the Spanish-speaking publishing world (requires previous registration, free of charge, through this link).

General Information:
DatesApril 27th through May 15th, 2023
Location: La Rural Exhibition Center, Palermo, Buenos Aires.
Access through: Ave. Santa Fe 4201; Av Sarmiento 2704; Cerviño 4474

Opening hours:
Monday through Friday from 2PM to 10PM
Saturdays and Sundays from 1PM to 10PM

Entry fees:
Monday to Thursday: AR$ 800.
Fridays, Saturdays, Sundays and May 1st: AR$ 1200.
3 Day pass: AR$ 1800

Promotions and discounts:
Saturday, April 29th: Nigh of the Fair. Free entrance from 8.00 pm to 12:00 am.
Children under 12, free every day.
Monday to Friday: free for teachers, students, seniors, with  the corresponding accreditation.
*The entrance ticket includes coupons for 10% discount in book purchases.

Can be purchased at the door, or in advance online through this link.

For further information, visit the 
47th International Buenos Aires Book Fair official website.

Futbol Soccer in Buenos Aires - Calendar of matches 2023

Experience the thrill of attending a Football Match in Buenos Aires! Attend one of the matches in the Local 1st Division, and the international tournaments "Copa Libertadores" and "Copa Sudamericana".

Don't miss the opportunity of attending one of these exciting games the easiest and safest way, with a service that includes tickets, transfers, and permanent bilingual host, provided the leading companies in football tours. Contact me and make your reservation!

Ask for matches in the Campeonato Carioca and Copa Libertadores in Rio de Janeiro as well.


Friday 27: Velez vs Gimnasia
Saturday 28: 28: San Lorenzo vs Arsenal 
Sunday 29: Boca Juniors vs. Atletico Tucuman
Sunday 29: Racing Club vs. Belgrano 

Saturday 4: Argentinos Juniors vs Racing
Sunday 5: Independiente vs Platense
Sunday 5: Boca Juniors vs. Central Córdoba
Monday 6: Huracan vs Banfield
Saturday 11: San Lorenzo vs Godoy Cruz
Saturday 11: Velez Sarfield vs Independiente
Sunday 12: River Plate vs. Argentinos Juniors
Sunday 12: Racing Club vs Tigre
Friday 17: Huracan vs Barracas Central
Saturday 18: Argentinos Juniors vs Belgrano
Sunday 19: Independiente vs Defensa Y Justicia
Sunday 19: Boca Juniors vs Platense
Saturday 25: San Lorenzo vs Union
Saturday 25: Velez Sarsfield vs Boca Juniors
Sunday 26: River Plate vs Arsenal
Monday 27: Racing Club vs Lanus

MARCH 2023
Sunday 5: Huracan vs San Lorenzo
Sunday 5: Independiente vs Instituto de Córdoba
Friday 10: Argentinos Juniors vs Arsenal
Saturday 11: San Lorenzo vs Gimnasia 
Sunday 12: River Plate vs Godoy Cruz
Sunday 12: Racing Club vs Sarmiento
Monday 13: Velez Sarfield vs Platense
Saturday 18: Independiente vs Colon
Monday 20: Huracan vs Rosario Central
Tuesday 21: Velez Sarfield vs Central Cordoba

APRIL 2023
Sunday 2: Argentinos Juniors vs Godoy Cruz
Sunday 2: River Plate vs Union
Sunday 2: Racing vs Huracan
Thursday 6: Huracan vs Guarani (Paraguay) - Copa Sudamericana
Friday 7: Velez Sarsfield vs Banfield
Sunday 9: Independiente Vs Estudiantes de La Plata
Sunday 9: Huracan Vs River Plate
Tuesday 11: Argentinos Juniors Vs Union
Wednesday 12: Estudiantes de La Plata vs Atlético Tucuman
Wednesday 12: Racing Club Vs Newell's Old Boys
Wednesday 12: San Lorenzo Vs Boca Juniors
Thursday 13: River Plate Vs Gimnasia de La Plata
Saturday 15: Huracan Vs Argentinos Juniors
Sunday 16: Velez Sarsfield Vs Barracas Central
Sunday 16: Independiente Vs Racing Club
Tuesday 18: Estudiantes de La Plata vs Tacuary (Paraguay) - Copa Sudamericana
Wednesday 19: San Lorenzo vs Fortaleza (Brasil) - Copa Sudamericana
Wednesday 19: River Plate vs Sporting Cristal (Peru) - Copa Libertadores De América
Thursday 20: Racing Club vs Aucas (Ecuador) - Copa Libertadores De América
Sunday 23: Estudiantes de La Plata vs Talleres
Sunday 23: River Plate Vs Independiente
Sunday 23: San Lorenzo Vs Platense
Monday 24: Argentinos Juniors Vs Gimnasia de La Plata
Monday 24: Racing Club Vs Atlético Tucuman
Friday 28: Huracan Vs Arsenal
Saturday 29: Velez Sarsfield Vs San Lorenzo
Sunday 30: Independiente Vs Belgrano

MAY 2023
Tuesday 2: Huracan vs Danubio (Uruguay) - Copa Sudamericana
Thursday 4: Racing Club vs Flamengo (Brasil) - Copa Libertadores De América
Saturday 6: Argentinos Juniors vs Independiente
Sunday 7: River Plate vs Boca Juniors
Sunday 7: Estudiantes de La Plata vs Velez Sarsfield
Monday 8: Racing Club vs Talleres
Monday 8: San Lorenzo vs Defensa Y Justicia
Friday 12: Huracan vs Godoy Cruz
Saturday 13: Independiente vs Tigre
Monday 15: Velez Sarsfield vs Rosario Central
Sunday 21: Argentinos Juniors vs Boca Juniors
Sunday 21: River Plate vs Platense
Sunday 21: Racing Club vs Velez Sarfield
Sunday 21: San Lorenzo vs Instituto de Córdoba
Wednesday 24: Argentinos Juniors vs Corinthians (Brasil) - Copa Libertadores De América
Thursday 25: Huracan vs Emelec (Ecuador) - Copa Sudamericana
Saturday 27: Gimnasia vs Sarmiento
Saturday 27: Independiente vs Lanus
Sunday 28: Boca Juniors vs Tigre
Monday 29: Velez Sarsfield vs River Plate
Monday 29: Huracan vs Union

JUNE 2023
Friday 2: Estudiantes vs Barracas Central
Friday 2: Argentinos Juniors vs Platense
Saturday 3 River Plate vs Defensa Y Justicia
Saturday 3: Racing Club vs Banfield
Sunday 4: San Lorenzo vs Colon
Wednesday 7: Argentinos Juniors vs Liverpool (Uruguay) - Copa Libertadores De América
Wednesday 7: Estudiantes de La Plata vs Red Bull Bragantino (Brasil) - Copa Sudamericana
Wednesday 7: River Plate vs Fluminense (Brasil) - Copa Libertadores De América
Thursday 8: San Lorenzo vs Palestino (Chile) - Copa Sudamericana
Sunday 11: San Lorenzo vs Central Cordoba
Sunday 11: Velez Sarsfield vs Argentinos Juniors
Sunday 11: Independiente vs Sarmiento
Sunday 18: River Plate vs Instituto de Córdoba
Sunday 18: Huracan vs Newells Old Boys
Sunday 18: Argentinos Juniors vs Defensa Y Justicia
Sunday 18: Racing Club vs Barracas Central
Sunday 25: San Lorenzo vs Rosario Central
Sunday 25: Velez Sarsfield vs Arsenal
Sunday 25: Independiente vs Huracan
Tuesday 27: River Plate vs The Strongest (Bolivia) - Copa Libertadores de América
Tuesday 27: San Lorenzo vs Estudiantes De Mérida (Venezuela) - Copa Sudamericana
Wednesday 28: Estudiantes de La Plata vs Oriente Petrolero (Bolivia) - Copa Sudamericana
Wednesday 28: Racing Club vs Ñublense (Chile) - Copa Libertadores de América

JULY 2023
Sunday 2: Huracan vs Atlético Tucuman
Sunday 2: River Plate vs Colon
Sunday 2: Racing Club vs San Lorenzo
Sunday 2: Argentinos Juniors vs Instituto de Córdoba
Sunday 9: San Lorenzo vs River Plate
Sunday 9: Velez Sarfield vs Godoy Cruz
Sunday 9: Independiente vs Newells Old Boys
Sunday 16: Huracan vs Talleres
Sunday 16: Argentinos Juniors vs Colon
Sunday 16: River Plate vs Estudiantes de La Plata
Sunday 16: Racing Club vs Rosario Central
Sunday 23: Racing Club vs Central Cordoba
Sunday 23: San Lorenzo vs Argentinos Juniors
Sunday 23: Velez Sarfield vs Union
Sunday 30: Independiente vs Boca Juniors
Sunday 30: Huracan vs Velez Sarfield
Sunday 30: Argentinos Juniors vs Estudiantes de La Plata
Sunday 30: River Plate vs Racing Club

Schedule subject to change of dates and addition of new matches depending on the progress of the tournaments, please check regularly for updates.

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