More than just a weekend street fair, the Feria of
Recoleta is the heart of the district. The most
popular of the Buenos Aires Saturday markets you will
find every type of person and thing for sale at the
recoleta weekend fair.
Open on the weekends and holidays and located at the
corner of Pueyrredon Avenue and Libertador Avenue and
expanding across Plaza Francia it is the best place to
get souvenirs of the city and of Argentina. A
must visit location while you are in Recoleta, make sure
you schedule your visit for when the market is open.
Also known as the Feria de Artesanos de Plaza Francia,
the area in the Plaza focuses on hand made items that
show of the skills of the artesans of Argentina. Leather
and wood are formed in both traditional and modern
forms, as well as silver, gourds, pottery and all manner
Street foods, live music and performers such as
acrobats can also be found here. It is family
friendly, but you'll also be savouring the Buenos Aires’
bohemian spirit which is rich in Recoleta!
Opening on Saturday and Sunday, as well as
holidays, from 11am or just before noon until 6pm or