The Estadio Mario Alberto Kempes is one of the most significant stadiums in the country. Built between 1976 to 1978 with the purpose of finishing it for the 1978 World Cup, the stadium soars over the Chateau Carreras neighborhood of Cordoba. With a whopping capacity of 57,000, the arena is used for multiple sports and cultural events. The stadium is in a sports park equipped with an Olympic size swimming pool and a field hockey stadium in its premises. Large scale musical concerts by global artists like Shakira and Ricky Martin have been hosted at this renowned arena.