This Week in Buenos Aires

Monday

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Head to the MALBA and check out the Liliana Porter and Elba Bairón exhibits. Avenida Figueroa Alcorta 3415, Palermo.

One Table, the city’s top Monday event, is the best place to start the week with glorious foods, great wines and a chance to share with lovely people. Book your place at 3220-6820.

Tuesday

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Stop by the Casa del Bicentenario and check out the Leonardo Favio exhibit that features documents, images and more of the renowned Argentine filmmaker. Riobamba 785, downtown.

Later on, if you’re looking for a laugh, don’t miss the Grin Go! Stand Up comedy Show starting at 9pm at Garage Bar in San Telmo. Chile 631, San Telmo. Book your place here.

Wednesday

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Take a tour with Buenos Aires Art Nouveau and check out some of the most stunning buildings in the city! Tours must be booked in advance with Cecilia Alzano at 15-5376 1305 or at ceciliasalzano@hotmail.com. Find a full list of art nouveau buildings in BA here.

Later on, stop by La Catedral in Almagro where you can take a tango lesson staring at 7.30 pm or 9pm. Sarmiento 4006, Almagro.

Thursday

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Head to La Botica del Ángel in Montserrat and visit this off the beaten path art and theatre landmark. Then, if you’re in the Recoleta area stop by the Centro Cultural Recoleta where there is an exhibit being held about the eccentric spot.  La Botica is open from 4-6pm. Luis Saenz Peña 541, Montserrat.

Later, stop by for a live blues concert by Nasta Super starting at 9.30pm at Boris Club de Jazz. Gorriti 5568, Palermo.

Friday

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If you came to Buenos Aires and you’re not a 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, stop by Fierro Hotel for the monthly Thank Fierro it’s Friday happy hour! Soler 5862, Palermo.

Saturday and Sunday

Remember to make a reservation for Hernán Gipponi’s unique must-try brunch, served on Saturdays and Sundays! Soler 5862, Palermo Hollywood. 3220-6800.  info@hgrestaurant.com.ar.

Upcoming Concerts

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January

James Blunt- 14th January

U.K. singer and songwriter James Blunt will be playing at the Luna Park Stadium at 9.30pm. Tickets available here.

Mayer Hawthorne– 29th January

Mayer Hawthorne will be presenting his combination of retro soul sounds with rap on his How Do You Do tour at La Trastienda. Tickets here.

The Rapture – 30th January

The New York City dance-punk band will be staging an upbeat concert at Palermo Groove. Tickets here.

February

Selena Gomez– 9th February

Pop sensation Selena Gomez will be playing live at Estadio GEBA. Tickets here.

Alpha Blondy-10th February

The multilingual african reggae singer will be staging a show at the Luna Park.  Tickets here.

Blues Festival-4th and 11th of February

The Summer Blues Festival will be taking place at La Trastienda this year with a focus on the harmonica. Tickets here.

March

Marc Anthony- 1st March

The renowned salsa and pop artist will be staging a show at Estadio Ferro. Tickets here.

Roger Waters -7, 9, 10, 12, 14, 15, 17 and 18th of March

The British legend that was once part of Pink Floyd will be back to the city and due to the outsold shows will be playing 8 dates at the River Plate Stadium!  Tickets here.

Creedence Clearwater Revival -20th March

The famous 60´s and 70´s rock band will be playing for their loyal local fans at Estadio Luna Park. Tickets here.

Michael Bublé 24th-25th March

The successful Canadian singer and actor will be staging a show at the Luna Park. Tickets here.

Caetano and Moreno Veloso 27th March

Brazilian bossa nova king Caetano Veloso and his son Moreno Veloso will be staging a show at the Gran Rex. Tickets here.

April

The Quilmes Rock festival will be taking place in April featuring the following shows at the River Plate Stadium:

3rd of April- Foo Fighters, MGMT, Band of Horses, Crosses, Jauria.

4th of April- Foo Fighters, Arctic Monkeys, TV on the radio, Massacre.

Tickets available here.

Roxette -24th April

Once again the Swedish duo visit the country to satisfy the Roxette hungry Argie fans at the Luna Park. Tickets here.

May

Rosana – 17th of May

Spanish singer and songwriter Rosana will be presenting her new album “Buenos Dias Mundo” at the Gran Rex Theatre. Tickets here.