Festivals and events A guide to what's happening in Buenos Aires throughout the year. International Tango Festival and World Cup Two weeks of concerts, shows, classes and milongas. Come to watch, listen or dance! August 8 - 21 2019. 126th Argentine Open Polo Tournament Witness the spectacle of the world's greatest polo tournament every November - December. Ver en mapa Buenos Aires Marathon The biggest marathon in the southern hemisphere takes place every spring. September 22 2019. Art Basel Cities Week: Buenos Aires "Hopscotch (Rayuela)" will be the centrepiece with more than 85 public artworks from 18 artists in different locations around... Exposición Rural country show One of the world's biggest and most famous annual livestock shows. July 24 - August 4 2019. Buenos Aires International Jazz Festival Experience the best in Argentine and international jazz every November. LGBT Pride Week and parade Join the city's annual celebration of diversity at the Pride Parade every November. ATP World Tour: Argentina Open tennis tournament Argentina's premier tennis tournament, every February. ArteBA Latin America's most important contemporary art fair takes place in Buenos Aires. April 11 - 14, 2019 Buenos Aires International Festival (FIBA) The best of international theatre in Buenos Aires, January 23 - February 3 2019. Ciudad Emergente festival The city's festival of new and alternative music, dance, theatre and other arts. October 3 - 6 2019. Masticar Food Festival The city's most highly acclaimed chefs offer samples of their signature creations at this annual event for foodies. Ciudanza urban dance festival Both the city and the dancers are the stars at this festival of open-air interventions. February 1 - 3 2019. Puro Diseño design fair Latin America's most important design fair. Dates TBC. Carnival in the city In February the city dresses in feathers and sequins, grabs a drum and invites you to a party in the street every weekend! Night of the Museums For one night the city's museums open into the early hours with free activities for all. November. BAFICI international film festival Catch local and international premieres April 3 - 14. Buenos Aires International Book Fair Latin America's biggest annual literary event. April 25 – May 13 2019. Buenos Aires beach Yes, Buenos Aires even has beaches! Catch some rays on riverside through January and February!