Festivals and events A guide to what's happening in Buenos Aires throughout the year. Buenos Aires' beach Yes, Buenos Aires even has beaches! Catch some rays on riverside through January and February! ATP World Tour: Argentina Open tennis tournament Argentina's premier tennis tournament returns February 10 - 18, 2018. Carnival in the city Kick and swirl to the rhythmic beats of Buenos Aires' murgas every weekend in February! Ciudanza Both the city and the dancers are the stars at this festival of open-air interventions. March. Puro Diseño design fair Latin America's most important design fair. March and September 2017. BAFICI international film festival More than 400 films including international premieres. Every April. Buenos Aires International Book Fair Latin America's biggest annual literary event. April 26 - May 14, 2018. Masticar Food Festival May. The city's most highly acclaimed chefs offer samples of their signature creations at this annual event for foodies. ArteBA Latin America's most important contemporary art fair takes place in Buenos Aires. May 24 - 27, 2018 Exposición Rural country show One of the world's biggest and most famous annual livestock shows. Every July. Buenos Aires Diversa Festival Art, business, sport and interventions throughout the city at Buenos Aires' biggest LGBTQ festival. August 14 - 19. Tango Festival and World Cup Two weeks of concerts, shows, classes and milongas every August. Come to watch, listen or dance! Ciudad Emergente festival The city's festival of new and alternative music, dance, theatre and other arts. September. FIBA: Buenos Aires International Theatre Festival The best of international theatre in Buenos Aires. October 5 - 21, 2017 Buenos Aires marathon The biggest marathon in the southern hemisphere takes place every October. Museums Night November 4. Every spring, for one night the city's museums open into the early hours with free activities for all. LGBT Pride Parade Join the 26th edition of the city's annual celebration of diversity on November 4. BA International Jazz Festival The BA International Jazz Festival returns November 22 - 27, 2017. Argentine Open polo tournament The best players and the most glamorous crowd. The world's greatest polo tournament Ver en mapa Buenos Aires 2018 Youth Olympic Games October 6 -18, 2018. Join young athletes from 200 countries in Buenos Aires.