about the festival
Tango, New World Wine, Empanadas, Asado, Mate, Borges, Messi & soccer, Polo, Sports Fishing, glaciers, falls, the Pampas, the Andes, and so on…
Argentine offers something unique to each visitor. A country so different and diverse that has produced a Queen for the Netherlands, a Pope for Vatican and a soccer King for Barcelona. It’s a country fusing in itself the tradition of the “Gauchos” with the modernity, launching its own satellites. It is also a country world-renowned for its passion from the tango dance to the football playing, from majestic water falls in the North East to Olympic skiing in the South, from the wine producing provinces in the West, bordering the Andes Mountains, to the endless beaches in the East facing the South Atlantic. Participate and explore the Argentine Culture for the 4th year in Hong Kong, many surprising adventures are awaiting your discovery. Come and enjoy your senses. Discover a piece of Argentina in Hong Kong. You are most Welcome!
Since 2012, the Consulate General of Argentina in Hong Kong and Macao has been proudly presenting the ARGENTINA FESTIVAL unceasingly. In its fourth year, more cultural events will be featured to disseminate the Argentine identity into Hong Kong locals! You will surely love the various activities offered, including tango classes, wine tastings, dinning, Argentina-style barbecue at the beach, as well as film showcase, art exhibition and music performance.
¡Qué buena onda, che!
For more details and updates, please refer to our Facebook page and event website.
Quick facts about Argentina:
Location: Southeastern of South America
Coastal border: 5,117 km
Average temperature: 5°C (41.0°F) in the far south --- 25°C (77.0°F) in the north
Capital city: Buenos Aires
Neighboring countries: Chile, Bolivia, Paraguay, Brazil and Uruguay