Buenos Aires (Palermo) – March 2020 – Stylish Day at the Race

The Hippodromo Palermo is the premier horse race track in Argentina. Recently we had a chance to stop by.

Our good fortune meant we chose a day where some ladies were having a stylish day at the track, accompanied by young ladies with Down Syndrome. Together they looked great!

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Even the jockeys were impressed.

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In addition to the fashion show, there was a food festival – an Oreo Milkshake in Buenos Aires!

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The grounds and grandstands are very nice.

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Palermo is the largest neighborhood in the city – with numerous parks and other public spaces.

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Hey – I missed my train. It is good to see the train from the track, as opposed to my daily view the other way.

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And yes – there was a full card of racing.

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Interestingly for this race the winner was wearing Boca Juniors colors. A good weekend for Boca Junior – a championship in soccer, and a winner at the track.

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