The Sun Festival is held every year in the town of Pehuen Có province of Buenos Aires, during the second half of February. The event is organized by the Department of Tourism in collaboration with the Department of Sports of the Municipality of Pehuen Co. Under party talks on environmental issues, plays and sporting activities take place.
Some of the main attractions of the event are musical shows performed on stage in Plaza Carrasco. Regional artists across the country, and are presented both renown. Also in the framework of the festival sports contests as Tría Adventure, where you compete in three different types of sports such as kayaking, hiking and biking are made.
Categories include both men and women and is divided into smaller and older than 90 years. The activity has a special feature: the contestants have to present disguised to be registered and participate. Prizes are awarded to the winners and the best costumes, and sweepstakes are also performed. In closing, a great carnival is celebrated on the beach with dance and batucada.
Another activity that takes place is the mock rescue by local lifeguards, in commemoration of the Day of lifeguards. During the various sessions are accessible to recreational activities for children and the whole family, plus classic tournaments beach volleyball, shuffleboard and other sports fit to be made on the beach.