Basque festival in Elko is magical, says blogger

Dancers from all over the west wowed the crowd at the fairgrounds.
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 contest, dinner at the Star Hotel and the downtown parade in her blog, Hella Basque.