More and more often, Basque-American parents are choosing names for their babies that reflect their unique ethnicity.Read more ›
Kalakan, a Basque band who played with superstar Madonna during her tour last year, will be performing at multiple events on the West Coast through early October.
A group of 42 Basque men, who herded sheep in the U.S. during the 1950s, then went back home, return for a visit.
A summer visit to the Basque Country would not be complete without hitting a local festival. Here’s a list of the most popular.
Basque-American youngsters learned about their culture at Udaleku summer camp in Bakersfield.
Leftist Basque Country musician Fermin Muguruza hits the U.S. while on tour.
Basque sporting events such as lifting stones, tossing hay bales and chopping wood are rooted in traditional farm chores that date back centuries.
The history of local families is recounted in “The Basques of Kern County.”
Want to get cozy on the couch and watch some Basque videos? Go to our list of “favorites” on Youtube.
The popular celebration doesn’t disappoint the hundreds who came from all over the West
Our readers love Euskal Kazeta’s extensive list of Basque recipes from the internet.
This year’s Basque Cultural Day at the Basque Cultural Center will feature themes from the documentary film Gazta Zati Bat (A Peace of Cheese). The film explores self-determination through the story of villagers of the Idiazabal region, famous for its cheese. These villagers revived their local rural sports and worked towards a path of self-determination for the Basque Country, both [...]Read more ›
The New York Basque Club will celebrate its centennial anniversary this month with a week’s worth of events and festivities, including an appearance by the Basque lehendakari or president.Read more ›
A World War 11 documentary that premiered at the recent San Sebastian Film Festival explores the interest of top Nazi officials in the unique Basque culture and its mysterious origins.Read more ›
The rain storm on the 4th of July, as fireworks were exploding in the sky, the Basque block party on Friday night and the Basque clubhouse dance with Amuma Says No on Saturday night were all highlights of the National Basque Festival in Elko that just ended, according to Basque-American writer Anne Marie Chiramberro. Read her commentary about the sausage-making [...]Read more ›
The Elko Basque Club is celebrating the 50th anniversary of the National Basque Festival this weekend, July 5 to 7. The annual summer convention of North American Basque Organizations (NABO) is being held in conjunction with the festival and it promises to be a big celebration. Elko is aptly located between the large Basque populations of California and Idaho, making [...]Read more ›
UNESCO designates the status to the Red Bay whaling station in Labrador, which was founded by Basque mariners in the 1530sRead more ›
The tasty cocktail is the drink most closely associated with Basques in the United States and is popular at Nevada Basque restaurants.Read more ›
Everyone loves the Bakersfield festival. Here are four events not to be missed.Read more ›
The high-profile theft of bronze plaques from the National Monument to the Basque Sheepherder in 2011 has helped prompt a new bill by Nevada lawmakers that would stiffen penalties for stealing scrap metal.Read more ›
Gateau Basque Gateau Basque is the French word for Basque cake. This is the classic Basque dessert. It has a crunchy tart-like exterior and a soft filling. Two completely different kinds of filling are traditionally used. More commonly, it is made with an almond-flavored cream filling, but it can also be made with black cherry jam, specifically the jam from [...]Read more ›