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A country that is never shy to celebrate, Argentina has many a wonderful festivals. Here you will find some of the countries most noted events and festivals.

Gualeguaychu: Argentina’s National Carnival Celebration
Gualeguaychu is home to Argentina's National Carnival, a six week extravaganza of feathers, sequins and tanned, dancing bodies, only a few hours away from Buenos Aires.

Encuentros Abiertos - Festival de la Luz (Festival of Lights)
The Encuentros Abiertos - Festival de la Luz (Festival of Lights) is part of an international celebration of photography and exchange. From Aleppo to Atlanta, Toronto to Tenerife, Braga to Buenos Aires exhibits, lectures, and workshops are being held to behold talented photographers new and established. Almost all of Argentina's provinces are...

June 2012 Events in Buenos Aires
Buenos Aires is always abuzz and the month of June is no exception. Concerts, food festivals, design fairs and more are offered up as special events alongside the tried and true weekly events that are sure to entertain.

Official Website for Buenos Aires Festivals
The Official Website for Buenos Aires Festivals offers a well designed listing of the latest festivals and events in the city.

Dakar Rally 2013 in Tucuman, Argentina
Dakar Rally 2013 in Tucuman, Argentina

Top 7 Getting to Know Buenos Aires Guides
Want to know before you go? If you'd like to do your homework about the well-known and hidden-away gems that Buenos Aires has to offer, these guides are a great beginning. You'll find maps, nightlife, shopping, restaurant, and other useful information in these books. Be sure to get the latest copies, but keep in mind things can always change after publication.

Tours & Events
Tours, Sites, & Events

Tedx Buenos Aires
Tedx Buenos Aires is one of many events that celebrate and explore Technology, Entertainment, and Design. It is facilitated by the TED.com website and TED conference which began twenty years ago in California.

Music Festivals in Argentina
South America is a music loving continent. It's evident by the great variety enjoyed in every country and the many music festivals held every year. Whether you're into the complex compositions of an orchestra, electronic vibe of dance music, or smooth sounds of jazz - there is a festival in Argentina for you.

Buenos Aires International Festival of Independent Film (BAFICI) Website
The Buenos Aires International Festival of Independent Film (BAFICI) Website offers a complete listing of current and past films shown at BAFICI.

Official Website for Buenos Aires Festivals
The Official Website for Buenos Aires Festivals offers a well designed listing of the latest festivals and events in the city.

Annual Buenos Aires Chili Cookoff
The Annual Buenos Aires Chili Cookoff is the only of its kind in Buenos Aires, where chili cooks, chili judges, and a list of who's who in the foodie world of Buenos Aires get together to enjoy a North American favorite way down south. The event is held every July and raises money for charity.

Feria de Matadores (Gaucho Festival) Website
There is a rich heritage and culture centered around the South American cowboys known as the gaucho. Held every weekend in the barrio of Matadores, this festival offers traditional folkloric music, dances, and crafts as well as delicious traditional cuisine.

Oktoberfest in Villa General Belgrano, Argentina
Argentina celebrates an Oktoberfest of its own, in Villa General Belgrano, the first week of October. The festivities coincide with the founding of the town and are complete with copious amounts of beer, music, dance, and cuisine. Cheers!

Tickets to a Boca Juniors Home Game in Buenos Aires
Getting your hands on tickets to see the Boca Juniors play in their home stadium, the famous "La Bombonera" stadium in Buenos Aires, may have been easy ten years ago, but things have changed. Find out the mythology behind the $40 peso Boca Junior ticket, why prices have risen, what to watch out for, and how you can get yourself in to a game.

August Events in Argentina
August is an exciting month to be in Argentina. Interesting events and festivals are held through out the country including the Tango Festival & Dance World Cup 2011 in Buenos Aires, the Ushuaia A Fuegolento IV Festival International Gastronomico (Food Festival) in Ushuaia, TEDx Cordoba, and more. If you're looking for interesting things to do...

Buenos Aires International Festival of Independent Film (BAFICI) Website
The Buenos Aires International Festival of Independent Film (BAFICI) Website offers a complete listing of current and past films shown at BAFICI.

Feria de Matadores (Gaucho Festival) Website
There is a rich heritage and culture centered around the South American cowboys known as the gaucho. Held every weekend in the barrio of Matadores, this festival offers traditional folkloric music, dances, and crafts as well as delicious traditional cuisine.

Argentina Celebrates Friendship Day - Dia Del Amigo - July 20 - Part 1
Dia Del Amigo, Friendship Day, Argentina, Buenos Aires, Recoleta Dinner, Museum

Argentina Celebrates Friendship Day - Dia Del Amigo - July 20 - Part 1
Dia Del Amigo, Friendship Day, Argentina, Buenos Aires, Recoleta Dinner, Museum

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