Events – Basque Calendar

The calendar is updated continually as information becomes available. To have your event listed, e-mail Euskal Kazeta at You can also send your newsletter or information to Euskal Kazeta, 1812 Linden Ave., Venice, CA 90291.

Gauden Bat dancers perform Maskarada.

Linda Iriart
Gauden Bat dancers perform Maskarada.

Sunday May 10
Mother’s Day Luncheon – Amaren Eguna
South San Francisco, Calif.

Reservation deadline: Tuesday, May 5
Call Anita Arduain at (650) 583-7018
Basque Cultural Center
599 Railroad Ave.

Sunday, May 17
Los Banos Basque Festival
Los Banos, Calif.

Los Banos Fairgrounds
403 F St.

Saturday May 23 – Sunday May 24
Kern County Basque Festival
Bakersfield, Calif.

10 a.m.- 5 p.m. -Pelota Biltzarra
Youth Handball Games that will feature players from Bakersfield, Chino, and San Francisco 12-2 p.m. – Lunch- $12 includes a salad and sandwich or Sandwiches- $8
5:00 p.m. – Handball games with pelotaris from Euskadi
10 a.m. – Mass
11:00 a.m.- Aizkolariak & Herrikirolak Exhibition- Wood Chopping Competition 12-2 p.m. – Lunch: BBQ Lamb
Adults – $20; Honorary Members & Children 12 & under $15
2 p.m. – Dance groups & Klika perform
5:00 p.m. – Pelota/Handball Game: Players from Euskadi
7:30 p.m. -Dance: Music by The Jean Flesher Band

Monday, May 25
Basque Breakfast
Bakersfield, Calif.

Woolgrower’s Restaurant
620 E. 19th St.

Saturday, May 30
NABO Mus Finals
Homedale, Idaho

Saturday, May 30

Txirrindulari Bike Ride

San Francisco, Calif.

Hosted by Leon Sorhondo. The event features two rides, one casual, the other more challenging.

For more information, e-mail Sorhondo at or call him at (415) 285-0748.

Thursday, June 4
First Thursday celebration
Boise, Idaho

8 – 11 p.m. on the Basque Block
Featuring Amuma Says No and participation by
Basque Market, Leku Ona Restaurant and Basque Museum
Museum tours 6:30 – 8 p.m.; 6:30 p.m. jam session; store open 5:30 – 8 p.m.

Sunday, June 7
San Francisco Basque Club Picnic
Petaluma, Calif.

Petaluma Fairgrounds

June 21 to July 3
Udaleku Summer Camp
San Francisco, Calif.

July 28 – August 2, 2015
Boise, Idaho

Click here to see our article on attending this festival

Wednesday, July 29
Basque Soccer Game
Boise, Idaho
Boise State University Soccer Stadium

Saturday, Nov. 7, 2015
Basque Cultural Day – Pilota Eguna
South San Francisco, Calif.

Free Admission
7:30 p.m. Basque Cultural Center
599 Railroad Ave.