The 48 Hour Film Project, October 27-29, 2017 in Punta del Este

684E7DE0-0C34-467D-8128-975256716165This weekend teams of filmmakers can be seen all around the area as they compete in the 48 Hour Film Project.

Each team received their “theme” (eg. romance, horror, etc.) on Friday night at 7 pm and they have 48 hours to write, shoot, and edit their film to submit it for the deadline on Sunday.

48 Hour Film contests are held throughout the world, and the winner in Punta del Este might end up with their film being shown at the global competition in France.

Click here for more information on this year’s event.

Good luck to all the teams!





Food truck feria !!!

Punta del Este, Uruguay

Today and tomorrow, October 14 and 15, Enjoy Conrad and the Uruguayan Association of Food trucks are hosting a gastronomic food fair for tastes sweet, salty, and everything in between.   Open to the public and free of charge, the food truck fair is being held on the Conrad Casino grounds (parking lot).  All manner of food truck cuisine is being prepped, cooked, and served:  including paella, pizza, burgers, chivitos, crepes, salads, artisanal ice cream, etc.  To drink, wash it all down with one of the many craft brews available or coffees.


David Kovacs and Lianne Winterburn