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A local festival of food, art and dance, which takes place every Sunday and on holidays.
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Lisandro de la Torre & Avenida de Los Corrales | Barrio de Mataderos, Buenos Aires, Argentina
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Reviewed 19 May 2018 via mobile

I went there as my travel agent had arranged this.A good place to spend time with your friends and family if you have time.There are lots of food outs .

Thank SE s
Reviewed 23 April 2018 via mobile

Just another market (much less impressive than San Telmo), with a bit of folklore dancing and food - niceish but really not worth the schlep from the city.

Thank Yomama I
Reviewed 8 April 2018 via mobile

We went by bus 55 from Villa Crespo. It was quicker than expected and took 40 minutes. You use your subte card. We didn't stay long enough to eat due to the weather as we thought it was going to pour down. The songs and...More

1  Thank IOMtravelgirl
Reviewed 2 April 2018

The Working Class neighborhood of Mataderos holds a weekly Sunday fair from early March to early December, apparently suspending the event during the summer months of January and February. There is a large electronic stage errected in the square, streets are blocked off and there...More

2  Thank MichiganZumbido
Reviewed 18 December 2017 via mobile

I think I had higher expectations from all the reviews here. We took the bus from San Telmo where our hotel is. It was about a 45min ride and it was great to look at the city. The fair itself was ok. Lots and lots...More

1  Thank LivO O
Reviewed 26 November 2017

We are back in BA for our 6th long visit.....9+ weeks. On day #11.....last Sunday Nov. 20,2017 we happily got on the #92 collectivo and looked forward to our day at the feria. #1 The walk from Av. Directorio to the Feria was FILLED w/stands...More

Thank morewierd
Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

We went to the feria at 12:30pm at the end of May and were very disapointed. There was almost no one appart from a few vendors. It is maybe better later in the day ? Or just in summer ?

1  Thank lemondeambulant
Reviewed 1 May 2017 via mobile

The Feria de Mataderos was such a pleasant surprise! There was a great variety of vendors and a lot of items that I haven't seen in other Buenos Aires markets. I especially loved the food stalls (empanadas, choripan, and craft beer to enjoy on the...More

Thank tarabatty
Reviewed 13 December 2016

This market takes place on Sundays and its the most authentic experience of Argentinian folklore and best local food "parrilla " . You can find there every kind of local handcraft , specially of leather and wood . Real gauchos get there together to dance...More

1  Thank AdinaKarmiel
Reviewed 16 November 2016

The Feria de Matadores, held in the Matadores neighborhood on the outskirts of Buenos Aires (about a thirty minute cab ride from where we were staying in Recoleta) is held every Sunday, and worth a visit. We went as part of our tour-de-empanadas, to try...More

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MarieLaveau1
15 December 2014|
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Response from medi470 | Reviewed this property |
The quick answer is yes. La Feria de Mataderos starts from March till December on Sundays from 11:00am to 20:00pm. During January and February, the fair is open Saturdays in the evening.
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