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Agenda de l'été à Saint Jean de Luz

Summer Holiday Events in Saint Jean de Luz

Some of the things to do and places to visit
in St Jean de Luz in July and August 2015

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From June 18 to 22 the people dress in red and black for the "Fete de la St. Jean", in honor of the saint patron of the town
Concerts, street parties, Toro de Fuego and St Jean's bonfire bring the streets of the town to life.

A very friendly atmosphere to kick off the summer !

Throughout the season various events take place throughout the city.

The Louis XIV square is the centre of festive activities, the church of St Jean Baptiste hosts many concerts, the tourist office organize lots of guided visit and the Jaï Alaï unforgettable Cesta Punta tournaments.

From July 7 to August 27 : The world's best players on the kantxa Luzienne

ST JEAN DE LUZ AGENDA JULY - AUGUST 2015


(more events in July) (more events in August)


CULTURE

Conference "Les Mardis de l'été"
The 7-21-28 July / The 4-11-18 August - from 5.30pm
Salle paroissiale , avenue de la paix - Various themes

Les Jeudis du boulevard Thiers"
The 16-23-30 July / The 6-13-20 August - from 5pm
Boulevard Thiers - Painting exhibitions

Exhibition of Sculptures by Isabelle Esnult and Paintings by Anik
From 15 July  to 15 August - 11am to 7pm
Galerie du port, quai de l'Infante

Guided Tour «Cœur de Ville»
The 2-9-16-30 July / The 13-20-27 August - 10am - information at the Tourist Office

Guided Tour «Les mardis du littoral»
The 7 and 21 July / The 4 and 18 August – information at the Tourist Office


SPORT

Introduction to Pelote Basque (see an explanation of the different Pelota games)
The 6-7-9-13-16-20-21-23-27-28-30 July / The 3-4-6-10-11-13-17-18-20-24-25-27-31 August
10am to midday - Mur à gauche, avenue Maranon - Reservation Tourist office

Introduction to Cesta Punta
The 8-10-15-17-22-24-29-31 July / 5-7-12-14-19-21-26-28 August
1h course. Classes start at : 9.30am - 10.30am - 11.30am - Jaï Alaï Avenue Ithurralde


SOME ENTERTAINMENTS

Toro de Fuego and Basque songs
The 8-15-22-29 July / The 5-12-19-26 August - 9.30pm - Place Louis XIV - Battle of confetti and toro de fuego at 10.30pm

Toro de Fuego and Bal
The 5-12-19-26 July / The 2-9-15-16-23 August - 9.30pm - Place Louis XIV - Battle of confetti and toro de fuego at 10.30pm

"Toro Piscine" Comic show with  vachettes d’intervilles (cowhide)
Every Sunday and Wednesday un July and August  - 9.30pm - Arènes d’Erromardie - Comic show with  vachettes d’intervilles (cowhide)


The MARKET

The Market in St Jean de Luz


place Louis XIV St Jean de Luz

AGENDA JULY 2015 ST JEAN DE LUZ


ENTERTAINMENT - MUSIC - DANCE - DINER

Concert d'Orchestre d'Harmonies Intercommunal
The 5-12-19 July - 11.30am - Place Louis XIV
Fête du Thon (tuna festival)
The 11 July - 6pm - Port de pêche - bandas, concerts, diner, bals, toro de fuego
Jazz Concert

The 14 July -11.30am - Place Louis XIV
Concert Soul Reggae

The 18 July - 10pm -Place Louis XIV
Nuit de la Sardine

The 18 July - 8pm - Grill, musical entertainment, bal et toro de fuego - Parking Campo Berri, av. Ithurralde
Musical entertainment with the Euskal Brass band
The 19 July - 11.30am - Place Louis XIV
Argentine Tango Concert

The 25 July - 10pm - Place Louis XIV
Guitares et mandolines
The 26 July - 11.30am - Place Louis XIV with the Estudiantina


SPORT

Trophée Altxkadi
The 4 July - 3pm - Salle Kéchiloa, chemin  -  Franco spanish weightlifting contest
Pelote Basque à Chistéra, Joko Garbi 
 (see an explanation of the different Pelota games)
The 8-15-22 -29-31 July - 9.15pm - Fronton municipal, avenue Ithurralde
Pelote Basque à Grand Chistéra

The 10-24 July - 9pm - Fronton municipal, avenue Ithurralde
the 17 July : final from 8pm to 10.30pm
Force Basque show (see an explanation of the Basque strongmen games)
The 13-20-27 July July - 9pm - Fronton municipal, avenue Ithurralde
Traversée de la baie de Saint-Jean-de-Luz à la nage

The 14 July - 9.30am - Baie St Jean de Luz / Ciboure - Crossing the bay swimming


CONCERTS IN ST JEAN BAPTISTE CHURCH

Concert with the basque choirs Arin and Diabolo
The 6 July - 9pm - Saint Jean Baptiste church
Concert with the basque choir Itsasoa
The 9 July - 9pm - St Jean Baptiste church
Concert  with the Basque choir Goraki
The 16 July - 9.30pm - St Jean Baptiste church
Concert  Choeur et Orgue "Festi Orgues 2015"

The 20 July - 9pm - St Jean Baptiste church
Church music, world music with vocal and instrumental ensemble of Neste. Direction (and organ) Christine Genet
Concert with the men choirs : Arin and Unama

The 23 July - 9.15pm - St Jean Baptiste church

Toro de Fuego in St Jean de luz Kiosque place Louis XIV St Jean de Luz Danses basques place Louis XIV St Jean de Luz

AGENDA AUGUST 2015 ST JEAN DE LUZ


ENTERTAINMENT - MUSIC - DANCE - DINER

Concert folk
The 1 August - 10pm - Place Louis XIV
Basque Dances

The 2 August - 11.30am - Place Louis XIV
Baleapop
From 5 to 9 August - Parc Ducoténia
Nuit de la Sardine
The 8 August - 8pm - Parking Campos Berri  Parking Campo Berri, av. Ithurralde - Grill, musical entertainment, bal and toro de fuego 
Basque Songs with Arrantzaleak
The 9 August - 11.30am - Place Louis XIV
Basque Songs with Kaskarot

The 9 and 30 August - 11.30am - Place Louis XIV
Concert Pop

The 29 August - 10pm - Place Louis XIV


SPORT

Force Basque (see an explanation of the Basque strongmen games)
The 3-10-17-24 August - 9pm - Fronton municipal, avenue Ithurralde
Pelote Basque à Chistéra, Joko Garbi

The 25 August - 9.15pm - Fronton municipal, avenue Ithurralde
Pelote Basque à Grand Chistéra
(see an explanation of the different Pelota games)
The 5-12-19-31 August - 9.15pm - Fronton municipal, avenue Ithurralde
Pelote Basque à Grand Chistéra
The 7-14-21-28 August - 9pm -Fronton municipal, avenue Ithurralde
Trophée Teink
The 8 August - 5pm - Port de pêche - Arrival of the race :  batteleku Bilbao/Saint-Jean-de-Luz
Traversée de la baie de Saint-Jean-de-Luz /Ciboure à la nage
The 15 August - 9.30 am - crossing the bay swimming, start 9h30 Socoa beach, arrival on the Grande Plage de Saint-Jean-de-Luz


CONCERTS IN ST JEAN BAPTISTE CHURCH

Piano recital with Matthieu Esnult
The 3 August - 8pm - Saint Jean Baptiste church
Concert with with the men choirs :  Arin and Estudiantina
The 6 August - 9.15pm - Saint Jean Baptiste church
Concert Cameleon "Festi Orgues 2015"

The 10 August - 9pm - Saint Jean Baptiste church
With Wolfgang Seifen, professor of organ and improvisation at the Berlin Conservatory
Concert with the Basque choir  Goraki

The 13 and 27 August - 9.30pm - Saint Jean Baptiste church
Concert with the men choirs Arin and H.Eden de maddi Zubeldia

The 20 August - 9.15pm - Saint Jean Baptiste church
Messe des corsaires "Donibaneko meza"

The 30 August - 10.30am - Saint Jean Baptiste church
With choirs of the Basque coast

Programs are subject to change, for more information, contact the: Saint Jean de Luz Tourist Office

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