(Photo by Stéfan)
If you’re visiting the Obelisco and strolling down Corrientes Avenue, stop by the Centro Cultural de la Cooperación which is hosting a photography exhibit about the social problematic related to last World Cup in Brazil. Av. Corrientes 1543, downtown.
The Lollapalooza rock festival side-shows continue with concerts by Kasabian, The Kooks, Alt J and other great live acts. More information here.
(Photo by Ministerio de la Cultura de la Nacion Argentina)
The Day of Remembrance for Truth and Justice is a national holiday to commemorate the victims of the Dirty War in Argentina.
Manu Chao and Jacek Wozniak are exhibiting a colorful collection of pamphlets, posters and paintings at the Centro Cultural de la memoria Haroldo Conti. Av. Del Libertador 8151, Nuñez.
Later on, starting at 9pm, chill out with some reggae music at Guapa Bar. Costa Rica 4933, Palermo.
In the evening, starting at 8pm, Wynton Marsalis will be staging a live show at the Colón Theatre. Not to be missed! Tickets here.
(Photos by Annemarie Heinrich)
Check out the new MALBA exhibits featuring photographs by Annemarie Heinrich, and installations, choreographies and more under the name “Infinite Experience”. Also, at 7pm there will be a performance by Osias Yanov. Av. Figueroa Alcorta 3415, Palermo.
Starting at 8pm, the Buenos Aires Philharmonic will be presenting its first concert of the year at the Colón Theatre. Tickets here.
(Photo by Wally Gobetz)
If you came to Buenos Aires and you’re not vegetarian, chances are you want some of that famous Argentine beef! Book your place for the full parrilla experience with Parrilla Tour. These filling excursions, which take place in San Telmo on Fridays, will surely satisfy your meat cravings!
Later on, at midnight, German DJ D-Nox will be in charge of the music at MOD Variete Club, Balcarce 563, San Telmo.
Saturday and Sunday
(Photo by Tanoka)
Book your place at Fierro´s unique weekend brunch, now revamped with an Irish version as well! 3220-6800. Soler 5862, Palermo.
The Sivory Museum, next to the Palermo Rosedal offers free tours in English and German on Saturdays at 3pm and 5pm! Av. Infanta Isabel 555, Palermo.
On Sunday, stop by the Feria de Mataderos to get a taste of typical local “campo” culture. Av de Los Corrales 6500, Mataderos.