May in the City

(Photo by blmurch)

Festivals and Events

UMF: The renowned international electronic music festival will be taking place on Saturday the 5th of May. Justice will be playing live, as well as John Digweed amongst others. Tickets here.

Buenos Aires Polo Circo: The International Circus Festival will be held from the 3rd to the 14th of May. Find the full program here.

Buenos Aires Tango Championship: From the 10-26th of May the Buenos Aires Tango Championship will be held in all of the popular tango venues of the city. Find the full program here.

On the 25th of May, Argies also celebrate Independence Day making for a great excuse to try typical dishes such as locro and pastelitos.

Also, don’t forget to check out the Colón Theatre program and MALBA’s new exhibits.

Live Concerts

Duran Duran- The new wave British rock band will be presenting a live show at the Luna Park on the 4th and 5th of May. Tickets here.

Noel Gallagher- Oasis front man brings his new solo album “High Flying Birds” to Club GEBA on the 6th of May. Tickets here.

Crosby, Stills & Nash- The classic 70’s folk rock band will be staging a live show at the Luna Park on the 6th of May. Tickets here.

The Kooks: The popular British Indie band will be presenting their new record “Junk of the Heart” at the Luna Park on the 14th of May.  Tickets here.

Buena Vista Social Club- The sensational Cuban orchestra, made Famous by a Wim Wenders documentary on their music, will be playing at the Teatro Vorterix on the 21st of May. Tickets here.