Coronel Dorrego

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Coronel Dorrego
Coronel Dorrego is located in Argentina
Coronel Dorrego
Coronel Dorrego
Location in Argentina
Coronel Dorrego is located in Argentina
Coronel Dorrego
Coronel Dorrego
Location in Buenos Aires Province
Coordinates: 38°42′S 61°16′W / 38.700°S 61.267°W / -38.700; -61.267Coordinates: 38°42′S 61°16′W / 38.700°S 61.267°W / -38.700; -61.267
Country  Argentina
Province Buenos Aires province flag.gif Buenos Aires
Partido Coronel Dorrego
Founded October 12, 1881
Elevation 118 m (387 ft)
Population (2001 census [INDEC])
 • Total 11,644
CPA Base B 8150
Area code(s) +54 2921

Coronel Dorrego is a town in Buenos Aires Province, Argentina. It is the head town of the Coronel Dorrego Partido.

Provincial Festival of the Plains[edit]

Fiesta Provincial de las Llanuras has been held in Coronel Dorrego since the 1960s, the festival celebrates the Gaucho traditions and features a grand asado in the town square.

External links[edit]

Municipal information: Municipal Affairs Federal Institute (IFAM), Municipal Affairs Secretariat, Ministry of Interior, Argentina. (Spanish)