The Pizza Festival takes place in the town of Chacabuco, province of Buenos Aires, during the month of January. The event is organized by the Neighborhood Development Association Rivadavia and the Ministry of Culture. It meets at the headquarters of the fomentista entity, and now the festival has made more than eight editions, with interruptions due to organizational issues.
One of the central activities of the event is the election of the Queen of Pizza, for which all candidates previously presented the scepter. Throughout the years, the festival has evolved, and the three original varieties of pizza that the number could be widened to eight different types of this exponent of Italian cuisine to enjoy at dinner.
The preparation of the pizzas generally conducted in the same Neighborhood Association, and the mode in recent years has been free pizza, to facilitate attention to party guests. During the nights where the festival takes place various local and provincial artists, where tango music, folklore and tropical music are the protagonists are presented.
Besides music gives space for dancing with ballet and tango dancers but also other genres. The idea is that the public also accompany the activities being a participant. In one of the conference it is conducted the election of the Queen of Pizza and her two princesses.