This week in Buenos Aires:

Monday:

Have some tea and cakes at historical tea house Las Violetas in the location of Almagro before heading to the nearby Centro Cultural Konex for the 7 PM Monday classic, La Bomba del Tiempo. This outdoor percussion orchestra is guaranteed to get your feet tapping and arms swinging in a unique rhythmic experience.

Las Violetas:
Av. Rivadavia 3899
4958-7387

Centro Cultural Konex
Sarmiento 3131
Tel: (+ 5411) 48643200

Tuesday:

Visit the Rosedal, a beautiful rose filled park where you can take a stroll or pedal a boat on one of the lakes. Don’t forget to check out the Museo Sivori in the back where you can find a small collection of Argentine art.
Later in the evening starting at 10.30PM  live jazz and tarot readings at Centro Cultural Matienzo.

Museo Sivori/ Rosedal
Av. Infanta Isabel 555
Tel./Fax +54 011 4774-9452

Centro Cultural Matienzo
Matienzo 2424
y Av. Cabildo al 300, Bs. As.
Tel: 15-6526-8080

Wednesday:

The Museo de Arte Moderno, recently reopened in the neighborhood of San Telmo and is a great place to check out some of the local contemporary artists. Afterwards take the opportunity to walk through the streets of this beautiful neighborhood and have a cup of coffee at the traditional “Bar el Federal.”
In the evening head out to Uni Club to the Latin Jam party where you can move to jazzy latin rhythms!

Museo de Arte Moderno
Av. San Juan 350 (C1143AAO)
4342-3001/2970
Bar el Federal
Peru corner with Carlos Calvo
Tel: 4300-4313

Latin Jam
Uni Club
Guardia Vieja 3360
4867 6764

Thursday:

The Xul Solar museum is a place filled with the rich imagination of this playful, symbolic  and colorful artist. Guided tours are offered at 4pm.
In the evening head to Thelonious Bar for drinks featuring live jazz music at 9.30PM by Marina Quiroga.

Museo Xul Solar
Laprida 1212
Tel: (54 11) 4824-3302

Thelonious
Salguero 1884 1st floor
4829-1562

Friday:

Head to the MALBA and check out Grete Stern’s ‘Dreams’, a series of vintage photomontages done by German/Argentine designer and photographer Grete Stern for the Argentine magazine “Idilio” to illustrate the dreams of readers for a segment dedicated to psychoanalysis.

In the evening starting at 8.30PM you can take a beginner tango lesson at “La Catedral”

MALBA
Avda. Figueroa Alcorta 3415
C1425CLA Buenos Aires, Argentina
T +54 (11) 4808 6500 | 6515

La Catedral
Sarmiento 4006, doorbell 5 (Almagro)
Teléfono: 4342-4794

Saturday and Sunday:

7th Tattoo show- A gathering of tattoo artists, for the daring.
Bauen Hotel- 4-6th of March-
Callao 360 ,
Capital Federal 
4370-0400

Plaza Francia Artisan Fair
A large fair in Plaza Francia where the best local artisans display their array of leather, metal, and  woven goods. A great place to shop and browse after visiting the Recoleta Cemetery.

Flea Market in Colegiales
A wonderful collection of antiques, odd objects and surprising finds! The Market is located on Dorrego and Niceto Vega.

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