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Monthly Archives: September 2012

San Sebastian Film Break

On occasion of the celebration of the 60th edition of the International Film Festival of San Sebastian, which will take place from 21st to 29th September 2012, the San Sebastián Tourism Agency has launched, for the second consecutive year, the “Escapadas Zinemaldia” (Film Breaks), thanks to a collaboration agreement with the Festival. The “Film Breaks” […]

Hondarribia festivities September 2012

The Hondarribia urban festivals, with events for all tastes and public, will take place from 6th to 11th September 2012. It features religious celebrations, sports competitions, traditional activities, games and performances for children, concerts of all kinds, fairground, brass bands and street entertainment, and so on. A highlight is the “Alarde de Nuestra Señora de […]

Bilbao Chess Masters Final 2012

The tournament, considered one of the most prestigious in the world, will be held from 24th September to 13th October 2012 and will feature, as in previous years, major world-class figures of this sport. As in previous years, Bilbao will host this fifth edition of the Chess Masters Final. At the same time, negotiations are […]

FesTVal – Vitoria-Gasteiz Television Festival 2012

FesTVal, the Vitoria-Gasteiz Television Festival, is a pioneering initiative at state level. This is the first festival, since 2009, exclusively dedicated to television in all its formats: contests, magazines, series, cultural, educational and social programmes, news, entertainment for children, youths and adults… It includes a wide range of activities, such as fiction and non-fiction premiers […]

Euskal Astea – Basque Week 2012

The Euskal Jaia (Basque Festivity) is held on 9th September, the festivity of the Virgin of Aranzazu. This is an inescapable one week event (from 1st to 9th) celebrating local culture and traditions. Created in 1924, in order to encourage tourists to stay longer in the town, it has become a very popular event as […]

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