Txitxiburduntzi 2012 celebration at Rhode Island Basque Club
2012-05-19 2012-05-202012-05-19 to 2012-05-20
- Portsmouth, Rhode Island, USA
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- Rhode Island Basque Club
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Rhode Island Basque Club hosts this Saturday, May 19th, the Txitxiburduntzi 2012 celebration where Riky Lasa will provide a pig roasted by Barbeque Master Patxi Gandiaga.
Rhode Island Basque Club members are invited to celebrate and participate in the many Basque rural sports like sokatira (tug of war), txingaruten (weight carrying), txokorbatzen (corn collecting), harrijasoketa (weight lifting) and esku pelotan (hand ball). The main event will be a challenge of aizkolaris (wood cutters) where Jesusmari Aramendi will try to defeat champion Riky Lasa.
The celebration starts at 1:00 pm. at 426 south Grand Street (Suffield CT 06093).
Rhode Island Basque Club website.