There are regular tango events in Rosario; grab the monthly listings booklet from the tourist office and check www.rosarioturismo.com.
Rosario has two rival fútbol teams with several league titles between them. Newell’s Old Boys plays in red and black at Estadio Marcelo Bielsa and has a long, proud history of producing great Argentine players. Rosario Central plays in blue-and-yellow stripes at Estadio ‘El Gigante de Arroyito’. Buy tickets from the stadiums from two hours before the match.