February 19, 2017
The Basque Cultural Center in South San Francisco celebrated its 35th anniversary this weekend with handball games, a barbecue steak dinner and a rack of lamb lunch on Sunday. READ MORE »»
Ketxo plays for the crowd at the anniversary celebration.
November 23, 2016
It was a grey place: the river was polluted and the streets black, remembers businessman Ivan Jimenez Aira. Today, it's one of the most attractive cities in Spain.
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The Flower Puppy at the entrance of the Guggenheim Museum
Nancy Zubiri, Editor
October 2, 2016
Visitors to the Chino Basque Festival this year enjoyed music and singing from several entertainers from the Basque Country. READ MORE »»
Txori Ttipiak dancers at Chino Basque Festival 2016.
August 12, 2016
Maialen Chourraut won the gold medal in the women's canoe slalom. READ MORE »»
Maialen Chourraut came in first in the women's canoe slalom.
August 8, 2016
A number of athletes in the Rio Olympics are from the Basque Country. READ MORE »»
Garbiñe Muguruza at Rio Olympics
June 29, 2016
“Celebrating Basque culture at the Smithsonian Folklife Festival is an important opportunity to bring forth compelling stories of cultural heritage, vitality and resilience,” said Rep. John Garamendi. READ MORE »»
Gauden Bat performs Otxagi dance
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Basque Song of the Week: Lau Teilatu
Lau Teilatu (Four Rooftops) is a very popular song in the Basque Country, even 40 years after it was first released. Here is is sung by Amaia Montero,...
“Xalbadorren Heriotzean” is a moving song dedicated to the famous bertsolari Xalbador after his death at the age of 56 in 1976. Bertsolaris are si...
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Basque soccer teams meet U.S. Basque communities
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