Celebrate the Season at the BAIN Holiday Dinner — December 7 — Cabernet in Palermo — 8 pm


The invitation below tells it all. Great food, great place, great company. Please RSVP to baindowntown@gmail.com.  Dinner can be reserved by paying in full to any BAIN board member, at an event, or by arrangement to meet.  Email addresses of board members are below.  Please pay before November 30.

BAIN will, as usual, be treating us to the brindis and hors d’oeuvres and background music. The cost to members is AR$ 8000 and guests will pay AR$ 11000 (or join and pay the member price).

Venetia Featherstone-Witty      chefvenetia@yahoo.com
Paula Frederick      paulafrederick3@gmail.com
Silvia Simonetti      silvia_simonetti@hotmail.com
Wendy Huebner      tangonomad7@gmail.com
Sebastian Airaldi      airaldisebastian@gmail.com
Silvia Portalanza      silporta@hotmail.com
Toni Quintana      tonilin@aol.com

2022 Invitation

End of Year Event! December 5 — Palermo — 8 to 11 pm

Join us at Cabernet Restaurant, Borges 1757. Palermo, from 8 to 11 pm to celebrate the Holiday Season together.

Buy your ticket at any  BAIN event or from any BAIN Board member — Silvia, Teresa, Paula, or Toni

RSVP to bain.downtown@gmail.com

The menu and service are outstanding.  As is the company of friends!


Tour and Lunch — new date December 11

Come to the tour or the lunch, or both.

Palacio de Congreso tour in English — Dec 11th
Hipólito Yrigoyen 1894
Tues. Dec.11, 2018 at 12:10
Register at the Security Desk inside the door WITH ID
Cost: Free

LUNCH to follow
Liliana Helueni, Santiago de Estero 244 at 13:30
Syrian restaurant specializing in authentic Arabic food. Wonderful staff and delicious food.
Cost: $400 pesos includes cover, tip, water (con or sin), wine or beer, starter, main (4 choices), dessert or coffee.

Please RSVP to Joanna Graf by Sun. Dec 9.
jsharpegraf @gmail.com or 11 5629 6908

Holiday Dinner — December 6 at 8pm — Palermo

Cabernet, Jorge Luis Borges 1757, Palermo
Reservations for dinner to be made before November 30th
Members — $AR 1000
Non-members — $AR 1200
Space is limited, so reserve right away
Contact any BAIN Downtown Board Member

End of the Year Party — November 16

Please Hold This Date!

Thursday, November 16, 2017 at 7 p.m.

BAIN Downtown members’ favorite event:

The Annual End of Year Party!

BAIN Downtown members’ favorite venue:

Pur Sang in Recoleta!

Rather an early notice, you say? Members have told us they like to know well in advance so they can plan around the date of this popular event.

More information will be coming as we get closer to November.  So stay tuned!

Ninth Annual End of the Year Party — November 17, 2016



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Date: Thursday, November 17, 2015

Time: 7 to 10 pm

Venue: Pur Sang in Recoleta
Quintana 191 (corner Montevideo)

Join us for BAIN Downtown’s
most popular event of the year!

Enjoy a sumptuous selection of canapés,
hot and chilled appetizers, sweets,
various juices and soft drinks,
red and white wine, and champagne!

Saxophone, guitar and vocals performed throughout the evening
by Fabián Giuri – http://www.fabiangiuri.com

Dress code? Anywhere from cocktail to casual!

Cost: Members – AR$400 if purchased before October 31
Members – AR$500 if purchased on or after November 1
Non-Members – AR$700*

*Guests who join at this event will pay only the member price
Cost of annual membership is AR$300

(see any Board member at any BAIN event; contact information below)

Board members and contact information:
Toni – tonilin@aol.com
Walcott – walcotth2@gmail.com
Silvia – silporta@hotmail.com
Celia – celiacriseo@rauljak.com.ar
Bonnie – bonniekraft@yahoo.com

Annual End of Year Party — Thursday, November 20

Date:  Thursday, November 20, 2014

Time:  7.00 to 10.00 p.m.

Venue:  Pur Sang in Recoleta

Av. Pte. Quintana 191 (corner Montevideo)


A beautiful French style residence constructed in 1904




Join us for BAIN Downtown’s

most popular event of the year,

to be held at our most popular venue!


Enjoy a sumptuous selection of canapés,

hot and chilled appetizers, sweets,

various juices and soft drinks,

red and white wine, and champagne.


And music!


More details to follow.


This is a ticketed event, and pricing will be confirmed at a later date.

Tickets will be available in early October.

Win a Bettina Rizza Gift Certificate!

We are thrilled to announce that Bettina Rizza Furs and Leathers has added a $1,000 pesos gift certificate to the End of Year Party raffle!

With your entrance to the event, you will have FIVE CHANCES to win this and other fantastic prizes! You can put this gift certificate toward the purchase of any item in Bettina’s shop, some examples are available at www.bettinarizzi.com.

Bettina has been in business in Buenos Aires for close to 20 years.  She is located at 929 Maipu St. and can tailor made
leather jackets, handbags and furs in one day.

Contact Bettina Rizzi info@bettinarizzi.com, cell: 15-5175-8500 for additional details, and get your party tickets today! Tickets are only $100 pesos for members, $250 for non-members.

To purchase your tickets:

Come to any BAIN Downtown event or contact:

Dawn Gillat dawn.e.gill@gmail.com or Bonnie Ridley Kraft at bonniekraft@yahoo.com

or send a note to bain.downtown@gmail.com