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Monthly Archives: September 2016

The mountain race Vitoria held on Sunday October 9

Vitoria-Gasteiz Trail will be held on Sunday October 9. The ninth edition of this mountain race has developed new routes with three distances (15, 25 and 42 km) to the most experienced and beginners in this mode. The green ring around the city, the huge parks in the city center and have been European Green Capital 2012 give a sample of the green of the capital of Basque Country. But it is more, it can boast of holding a mountain race. In less than a kilometer it connects downtown with the Armentia Park and the Montes de Vitoria. Native forests with different soils, roads, […]

Bilbao Night Marathon 2016, the only marathon held at night on October 22

¿Running? Yes, but at night (the only marathon in the National Calendar of this type) and one of the most unique architecturally cities. On day 22, at 20.30, start the race at the Guggenheim Museum Bilbao, visiting Euskalduna, Gran Vía, Teatro Arriaga, Parte Vieja, Torres Isozaki, Calatrava Bridge … You can participate in three modes: […]

XV Market Medieval in Vitoria-Gasteiz this weekend

The Medieval Market returns to Vitoria-Gasteiz as every year, the fourth weekend of September. More than 200 craft stalls with live demonstrations of their trades: blacksmiths, carpenters, goldsmiths, glaziers … where live the Christian, Arab and Jewish culture. A great recreation of what once lived with theaters, farces, performances, live music … And in the […]

Label Basque Fest 2016 in Zarautz this Friday and Saturday

Eusko Label Product in Zarautz. Friday and Saturday have the opportunity to enjoy the festival Eusko Label product in Zarautz, where you can taste them and also participate in the many organized activities.   Is not a good plan?   Friday, September 23 20.30h Semifinal Popular Contest Sidras of Euskal Herria with a dinner with […]

The 64th Donostia San Sebastián International Film Festival from 16 to 24 September

San Sebastian will be in the coming days the destination chosen by the stars and film lovers. The city hosts the 64th Donostia San Sebastián International Film Festival with the presence of Donostia Awards Sigourney Weaver and Ethan Hawke and the new Jaeger-LeCoultre Latino Film Award, Gael García Bernal. In addition to them, they have […]

Vitoria-Gasteiz immersed in the International Festival of Magic Magialdia

Magic of all types and for all until Sunday September 18 in Vitoria-Gasteiz. The city celebrates the International Magic Festival Magialdia and in which many options to enjoy magic shows in museums, shops … and even in the street are presented. Today, Tuesday 13, takes place at 19.00 Children’s Magic Gala with entertainment for the […]

Hondarribia starts tomorrow her festivities

  From tomorrow on September 6 until Sunday 11th Hondarribia live her festivities. The troupes of giants and big heads, the parades of the barmaids with the band, concerts, children’s drum parade, solemn salves, especially on day 7 in which traditional discharges are made and members of the Municipal Corporation dance aurresku honoring the attendees […]

Euskal Astea 2016 Basque Week in Zarautz. Taste pintxo Toldotxo

Pure tradition. Zarautz lives these days and until Friday September 9 “Euskal Astea Basque Week 2016”. Its complete program includes dinner bertsolari performances, concerts by local groups, race for the Basque language (euskara), dance contest for couples, popular food, parades, giants, big heads with trikitilaris, pilgrimage, music for children and inflatables. The representation of personal […]

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