euskalkultura.com

basque heritage worldwide

News rss

Gure Txokoa Basque Club in Azul celebrated its silver anniversary and San Fermin with lunch and dances by Arima Gazte

07/15/2019

25th Anniversary of the Gure Txokoa Basque Club in Azul The Gure Txokoa Basque Club in Azul has been busy over the last few days with its own events, as well as the city’s.  On July 7th the club participated in the flag changing event on the Passage of Communities.  During the ceremony that was attended by local authorities and representatives of other local foreign communities in Azul, the national anthem was sung and flags were raised.  Fr. Marcos ...

Read more...


Lehendakari Urkullu will travel to New York on Sunday to participate in the 2019 HLPF Forum at the United Nations on Monday

07/12/2019

Urkullu at the Eusko Etxea of New York on the occasion of its centennial celebration in 2013 (photoEuskalKultura.com) Lehendakari Iñigo Urkullu will begin an official visit to New York on Monday, July 15th, to participate in the 2019 High Level Political Forum (HLPF) at the United Nations, where he will present advances made in Euskadi in regards to sustainable development, according to sources at the Lehendakaritza.  During his trip, the Lehendakari will hold various meetings including one with Deputy Mayor, Phil ...

Read more...


The Euzko Etxea in La Plata publishes the second issue of 2019 of its quarterly magazine Eguzkia: Take a look!

07/12/2019

Number 6 of the Quarterly Magazine “Eguzkia” from the Euzko Etxea in La Plata, the second this year An editorial on San Fermin leads the latest issue of the quarterly magazine Eguzkia (Sun) published by the Euzko Etxea in La Plata.  This second issue of 2019 is the sixth since the beginning of last year when the club recovered this historical header.  Last issues editorial reminds readers that the Euzko Etxea in La Plata will celebrate San Fermin this Sunday, July 14th with a program that ...

Read more...


The Basque club in Rio Colorado is reinvigorated with a new name “Ruben Kepa Etulain” and re-inauguration of Anaitasuna Plaza

07/12/2019

The Ibaiko Euskaldunak “Ruben Kepa Etulain” Basque Club in Rio Colorado They are to be congratulated in Rio Colorado.  The Ibaiko Euskaldunak Basque Club in the province of Rio Negro re-inaugurated the “Anaitasuna” Plaza incorporating the name Silvia Prat in honor of the person who supported its construction.  During its re-inauguration, club members planted an oak tree and unveiled a new plaque that marks this as a green space.  After the event, they also ...

Read more...


Andrea Bidart: “The concert this Sunday is going to be special for me because Bidarrai is where my great-grandparents were from”

07/11/2019

Andrea Bidart with Mikel Markez and Julen Alonso singing last May at the NABO Convention and Basque Festival in Bakersfield, CA There will be a concert this Sunday in Bidarrai by California Basque Andrea Bidart Oteiza.  Andrea, born in California, in the heart of a family originally from Navarre, on both sides of the Pyrenees, told EuskalKultura.com that she is especially happy and excited for the recital.  “It will be a very special concert for me because my maternal great grandparents were from Bidarrai,” she ...

Read more...


The city of Macachin inaugurated a bust of Iñaki Unamuno in the centrally located Independence Plaza in front of the Basque club

07/11/2019

Hours before the National Mus Tournament in Macachin, the bust in honor of Iñaki Unamuno from Bergara was inaugurated Last Saturday, just before the beginning of the 41st National Mus Tournament, the inauguration of a bust in honor of Euzko Alkartasuna President, Iñaki Unamuno in the walkway by the same name in the Independence Plaza took place.  In the cold sunny morning, a large number of people from the city attended to accompany Unamuno in the ceremony that began with an Aurresku with the Mayor, Jorge Cabak, also in ...

Read more...


Ignacio Rabuffetti and Martín Lasarte from the Laurak Bat Basque Club will represent Argentina at the International Mus Tournament in Baiona

07/11/2019

First and second place teams at the 2019 National Mus Tournament in Argentina The city of Macachin in the Province of La Pampa was the site, last weekend, of the 41st National Mus Tournament.  After two days of play, Ignacio Rabuffetti and Martín Lasarte, representing the Laurak Bat Basque Club in Buenos Aires were the winners.  Rabuffetti and Lasarte will now travel in October to Baiona to represent Argentina at the 2019 International Mus Tournament.  Second place went ...

Read more...


A special issue of the “Jazoera” newsletter marking the 80th anniversary of the arrival of the first group of exiled Basques to Venezuela

07/10/2019

The monthly Basque-Venezuelan newsletter coordinated in Caracas by Pedro Javier Arriaga Aguirre published a special issue this week marking the 80th anniversary of he arrival, onboard the “Cuba,” of the first exiled Basques and Basque families to Venezuela fleeing Franco’s terror.  Over 39 pages, the magazine reviews the history and includes stories of refugees who arrived aboard ships like ...

Read more...


Basque music and sports festival in Ixelles, Belgium, celebrating its 60 years of sister-cityhood with Biarritz

07/10/2019

Poster inviting everyone to participate in Flemish and French. Elsene  is the Flemish name for Ixelles It has been sixty years since this Belgian city and Biarritz became sister cities, and to mark the occasion, a Basque festival will be celebrated on the Flagey Plaza on July 12th. There will be a sokatira competition, herri-kirolak demonstrations by the Ñapurrak Association from Ezpeleta-Espelette, and the music will be provided by five singers who will travel from the Basque Country accompanied by ...

Read more...


The dantzaris at the Saladillo Basque Club participated in the “Paisanos…from other Lands” show

07/10/2019

Basque dances at the “Paisanos… from other Lands” in Saladillo The music and dance show unfolded under the slogan “Migrants like to dance and sing.  They do it in their land, on the boat and they will also do it in their new land,” and took place at the Marconi Theater on June 29th.  Invited by the organizers, the dance group at the Itxaropen Basque Club directed by Micaela Gaggiotti performed dances from Euskal Herria, specifically polka pik and ...

Read more...


ADVERTISING

ADVERTISING

ADVERTISING

ADVERTISING

ADVERTISING

The most read

Last comments

© 2014 - 2019 Basque Heritage Elkartea

Bera Bera 73
20009 Donostia / San Sebastián
Tel: (+34) 943 316170
Email: info@euskalkultura.com

jaurlaritza gipuzkoa bizkaia