What to do this week

Highlights in Buenos Aires for October 7 to 14.

What's on in Buenos Aires: highlights of the week

Music, art and design, and plenty to eat! Just a few of the highlights of a cultural week in Buenos Aires.

Design week (Semana del Diseño)

When? Monday October 7 to Sunday October 13. 
Where? Centro Metropolitano del Diseño, Algarrobo 1041. 
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The perfect chance to discover the best of Porteño design. With the participation of academic institutions, professionals, companies and residents, the event offers free activities based around design in all its facets.

BA Food Week

When? Monday September 23 until October 13.
Where? Various restaurants.
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Not only one week, but two! Take advantage of the chance to try food from 45 of the best restaurants in Buenos Aires during this fortnight of promotional 3-course menus. Participating restaurants are offering special prices for a fixed menu of starter, main course and dessert for lunch and dinner, accompanied by a welcome Aperol spritz. Enjoy!

Contacto: Andrés Aizicovich

When? Until December 30. Closed Tuesdays. 
Where? Buenos Aires Museum of Modern Art. Av. San Juan 350.
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Andrés Aizicovich is an artist-inventor who creates technologies that modify material and poetic conditions. In a new installation designed especially for the Buenos Aires Museum of Modern Art, he proposes contact with extraterrestrial life, with our ancestors and even with dimensions of our own conscience through which we can find new keys to help us live together in harmony. Explore this ambitious proposal only here in Buenos Aires.

La Filarmónica at the CCK

When? Friday October 11 at 8pm. 
Where? CCK, Sarmiento 151. 
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As part of the Colón in the City programme, the Buenos Aires Philharmonic offers a free concert at the huge CCK cultural centre, conducted by Nicolas Rauss and with a clarinet solo from Mariano Rey. Tickets can be collected from the CCK from Tuesday October 8.

Music at historic cafes

When? Every weekend.
Where? Various "bares notables". 
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Enjoy live music at some of the city's most historic and atmospheric cafes and bars, the listed bares notables. This Friday October 11 at 8.00pm catch popular Argentine and Uruguayan music from María Roldán and Ariel Argañaraz at Mar Azul (Tucumán 1700) , while on Saturday at 6.30pm, Beto Caletti and Mishka Adams perform at Barbaro (Tres Sargentos 415). Entry is free.

The Little Night of the Museums

When? Saturday October 12, from 6pm to 11pm.
Where? Various museums and cultural spaces.
The “Nochecita de los Museos” is a cultural evening for kids aged 0 to 12 years taking place across the city. Many of the city's cultural spaces, from museums to libraries and theatres, are taking part with games, classes and other special activities designed for the younger visitors. Venues include Usina del Arte, Teatro Colón, Centro Cultural Recoleta and Cultural San Martín. Entry to all venues run by the city government will be free, while other spaces will offer free activities or discounts on the normal entry fees.

Book your place for our guided tours!

The city offers all kinds of guided tours in English and Spanish. Explore the city on foot, by bike, by bus, or even on electric scooters. Check out all the options for guided tours in Buenos Aires.

For more events, and to plan your itinerary, check out our Planner.