Buenos Aires International Book Fair 2023

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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.

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