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Hurricane Irene Can’t Stop Rhode Island Basque Club

August 29, 2011

Not even Hurricane Irene could stop the the Rhode Island Basque Club from celebrating its summer picnic. As the hurricane prepared to bear down on the East Coast, the club quickly decided to move the picnic from Sunday to S...

Urko Menaia at Gardnerville Basque Picnic

August 12, 2011

Urko Menaia, a folk singer from Donostia-San Sebastian, is currently touring the United States, playing concerts in four Basque communities in the next two weeks. Menaia will play in Gardnerville, Nev., Littleton, Colo., New York City an...

The Guggenheim Museum seen from the Puente de la Salve.

The Bilbao Effect

July 31, 2011

Basque Festival Season in Full Swing

July 7, 2011

View 2011 Basque Summer Festivals in the U.S. in a larger map Summertime is a great time to soak up Basque culture at one of the many festivals held across the United States. Local Basque clubs in communities from Rhode Island to Wyoming to Washington state and California celebrate with lively events featuring dancing, great...

Free Apps for San Fermin Festival

July 3, 2011

Attending the famed San Fermin Festival in the Basque Country? If so, you can download a free iTunes app with all the information for this year's festival. The San Fermin app by features useful information such as an easy-to-u...

Center for Basque Studies Saved from Huge Budget Cut

June 10, 2011

The Center for Basque Studies at the University of Nevado Reno has been spared from a state budget-cutting plan that would have eliminated all of its public funding. The cutback, which would have been about $500,000, or half the ...

Prehistoric Paintings Found in Basque Village (Updated 5-15-11)

May 10, 2011

Archeologists have made an interesting discovery of prehistoric art in the Basque Country dating back about 25,000 years. Paintings depicting horses were uncovered in a cave in in the northern Basque province of Bizkaia. The red painting...

Chino Basques Celebrate A Handball Court and History

May 4, 2011

Frontons, or kantxas, where Basques play their favorite sport of handball, have been at the heart of every Basque community in the United States. For anyone who is researching the path of Basque immigration in this country, they onl...

U.S. Communities Start their own Korrika Events

April 9, 2011

Korrika is a running event held every other year in the Basque Country since 1980 in support of the Basque language Euskera. It is a community run in which thousands of people join in, sometimes up to 600,000. This year, fou...

Exciting Raffle Dinner Raises Funds for Dance Group

March 13, 2011

The $5,000 grand prize would go to the last ticketholder. But there were two numbers left in the ticket drum. Read More »...

Download Free Basque Language App

March 7, 2011

Speakers, students and aficionados of the Basque language can now download a free android app with a dictionary that translates words in Euskera and Spanish The app has a memory to store all the translated words so internet traffic is...

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