If you are visiting the city of Buenos Aires and you are a food lover we recommend the Food Fest BA, a gastronomic event that will take place on 29 and 30 October in the central court of La Rural.
More than 35 exhibitors will participate in the first edition. The slogan is to celebrate the local Streed Food and meet the best trends in Buenos Aires. There will be food trucks, gourmet spaces, DJ Sets, live music and performances of street artists.
This proposal – free admission – is ideal to take advantage of spring days and the arrival of the good weather. It invites you to a different and relaxed weekend enjoying the street performances and the best food in Buenos Aires.
Food Fest BA will perform two more editions during the 2016 in the months of November and December (dates to be confirmed). It is estimated that around 50,000 people will visit the first edition of the Food Fest BA.
The different proposals of the Food Fest BA
Trucks foods are mobile stores of food and a trend in the world with its particular craft and dynamic style. The trucks foods that will participate in the Food Fest BA include: King Arabians, Azulado, B & C, Chacras Papas, Epa la Arepa, Food Truck Argentina, Food Truck Marlon, Food Truck Japan, Guapaletas, Los Petersen, Moros en la Costa, Pommes Terre, Retro Food Truck, Rincón de Pau, Sidra 1888, Street Food, Trixie, Urban Creep, Veggie Burger.
There will be a market offering organic products from the region: oils, spices and more.
There will be different stands with the best restaurants. Space gourmet will find the proposals of Poptails, La Tranquillina, Formato Gourmet, El Brocal, La Nobile Pasta y Sersale; in addition to stands of Antares, La Barraca, Bulgarian beer and Cagnoli.
There will be wine, beer and cocktails.
Josefina Silveyra will sing on Saturday at 20.30 and on Sunday at 7 pm. There will also be graffiti artists, jugglers, mimes and street artists as percussionist Sebastián Zoppi, known for his shows with cans of paint on Florida street.
There will also be a Barber with Diego Staropoli, the renowned tattoo artist of Mandinga Tattoo, a reference for Argentine and Latin American tattoo.
Useful Information about the Food Fest BA
- Saturday October 29, from 12 am to 23 pm.
- Sunday, October 30 from 12 am to 8 pm.
- There will be two more editions on November and December (dates to be confirmed).
- Center Court of La Rural de Palermo. Av. Sarmiento 2704.
How to get there
- Buses lines: 37 – 67 – 34 – 160 – 12 – 15 21 – 29 – 36 – 39 – 41 – 55 – 188 – 194 – 160 -161 – 118.
- Subway: Líne D.
- Trains: San Martín Line (Palermo Station)
- The ticket is free.