Festivals and events 2017 A guide to what's happening in Buenos Aires throughout the year. Sé el primero en compartir esto Dakar 2017 Buenos Aires will once again be the ultimate goal in the epic rally. January 2017. Enjoy Buenos Aires' beaches this summer Yes, Buenos Aires even has beaches! Catch some rays on the Rio de la Plata through January and February! ATP World Tour: Argentina Open tennis tournament Argentina's premier tennis tournament returns February 11 - 10, 2017. Carnival in the city Kick and swirl to the rhythmic beats of Buenos Aires' murgas every weekend in February! Buenos Aires ePrix - Formula E The race series returns against the backdrop of the stunning Puerto Madero neighbourhood, February 18, 2017. Ciudanza Both the city and the dancers are the stars at this festival of open-air interventions. March 16 - 19, 2017. 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 at venues throughout the city. April 2017 Buenos Aires International Book Fair Latin America's biggest annual literary event. April 27 - May 15, 2017 Masticar Food Festival May 11 - 14. The city's most highly acclaimed chefs offer samples of their signature creations at this annual ArteBA Latin America's most important contemporary art fair takes place in Buenos Aires. May 24 - 27, 2017 Exposición Rural country show One of the world's biggest and most famous annual livestock shows. July 16 - 31, 2017. Tango Festival and World Cup 2017 Two weeks of concerts, shows, classes and milongas. 600 artists at 42 venues. Come to watch, listen or dance! Ciudad Emergente festival The city's festival of new and alternative music, dance, theatre and other arts. September 20 - 24, 2017. 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. 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 starts in November.