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That you cannot leave your home except to provide yourself with essential items, such as food,

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If you do not comply with these rules, you are breaking the law.

If you have traveled to a country where the virus is spreading or have been in contact with

someone who tested positive, you must stay in isolation for 14 days.

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Ciudad Emergente festival
The city's festival of new and alternative music, dance, theatre and other arts. October 2020.

Ciudad Emergente Festival

October 2020.
Usina del Arte and surrounding area.

Ciudad Emergente is a festival of new, young talent presenting some of the best of the city's up-and-coming young artists, covering everything from alternative rock and electronic music to photography, film, stand-up comedy, poetry, and dance.

In 2019 the festival is celebrating 12 years with even more events and artists than before at and around the Usina del Arte in La Boca.

It's a chance to discover new voices and new experiences, including the opportunity to see artists selected to appear through the a #ExperienciaEmergente competition.

The festival also includes the Emergentito programme with activities for young children, making it a hit with all the family.

Entry to all events and activities are free. Some venues have limited capacity and entry is by order or arrival. Some shows require tickets to be collected in advance.