Euskal Kazeta

Celebrating Basque Festival Season

April 19, 2010

View Basque Summer Festivals in the U.S. in a larger map Above: Interactive Basque Festival Map. Click on the blue "Basque Summer Festivals" to see a larger view. In Basque communities across the West, the onset of summer means the celebration of festivals. These summer festivals are often referred to as "pic...

Basque rock: Amuma Says No

March 8, 2010

Amuma Says No Rocks Basque Festival from Euskal Kazeta Basque News on Vimeo. ...

New California Dance Group to Perform at Jaialdi

January 11, 2010

If you're a Basque dancer from California, the Hartza group wants you. Dance director John Ysursa is forming the troupe to unite dancers from across the Golden State to perform at Basque festivals this summer, including the huge ...

Christmas Time at Utah Basque Club

December 8, 2009

Members of the Utah Basque Club gathered for a festive Christmas party on Saturday Dec. 5 in Salt Lake City. About 75 people showed up for the annual party at St. Vincent de Paul's Catholic Church, where everyone enjoyed a hearty pot-luck dinner an...

Jaialdi 2010 Organizers Seek Event Sponsors

November 13, 2009

This is one in a series of Euskal Kazeta reports leading up to Jaialdi 2010. Organizers of Jaialdi 2010 are looking for sponsors for several marquee events to be held this summer at the international Basque festival. The ...

Oinkari Dancers Plan Reunion at Jaialdi 2010 (Updated 6-28-10)

October 21, 2009

The venerable Oinkari Basque Dancers are hoping to re-unite current and former members for a special performance Read More »...

Great Basque Music, Wine at Winnemucca Party

October 12, 2009

Connoisseurs of fine Basque wine and aficionados of great Basque music won't want to miss the Santa Rosa Basque Club's dinner party this Saturday Oct. 17 at the Winnemucca Convention Center. Amuma Says No and Jean Flesher w...

Carson City Festival – Basque Culture on Parade

September 16, 2009

Carson City will be a hotbed of cultural activities this Sunday during the popular St. Teresa of Avila Basque Festival. As many as 2,000 people have attended past festivals. This weekend's event, which will be held at the ci...

Dancing is the Highlight at Chino Picnic

September 11, 2009

By Nancy Zubiri The Chino Basque Club annual picnic on Sunday, Sept. 6 was a showcase for Basque folk dancing, with exceptional performances from youth of all ages. Chino has so many young dancers that it boasts of four dance groups, and its male teens are part of a fifth gr...

Culture Galore during Chino Basque Club Picnic Weekend

August 30, 2009

The Chino Basque Club will be hosting a weekend of culture, great food and musical performances as part of its annual festival that begins Friday, Sept. 4 with a concert in Claremont. Read More »...

“Amuma Says No” Highlights San Inazio Dance Parties

July 31, 2009

Hometown band “Amuma Says No” will be rocking Boise’s Basque Block tomorrow night and Sunday during two street dances at the popular San Inazio Festival. Amuma Says No is known for its catchy mix of traditional and modern B...

San Inazio Festival in Boise

July 29, 2009

The Oinkari Dancers will be celebrating their 50th anniversary during this year's San Inazio festival July 30 - Aug. 1. In addition, the Boise Fronton will be in heavy use all weekend, as men's Paleta Goma, women's Baleen an...

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