Locations saisonnières à St Jean de Luz
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 2016

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From June 24 to 27 the people dress in red and black for the "Fete de la Saint Jean"

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 June 30 to August 25 : The world's best players on the kantxa Luzienne

ST JEAN DE LUZ AGENDA JULY - AUGUST 2016


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




CULTURE

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

Exhibition "Mon paysage littoral de Saint-Jean-de-Luz"
From 4 June to 28 August
Jardin Botanique, 31 av Gaëtan Bernoville

Exhibition "d'été"
From 11 June to 21 August
La rotonde et villa ducontenia, place Maurice Ravel et avenue André Ithurralde

Conference "Les Mardis de l'été"
Every Tuesday in summer - from 5.30pm
Salle paroissiale , avenue de la paix - Various themes

SPORT & DANCE

Introduction to Pelote Basque (see an explanation of the different Pelota games)
The 7-11-12-18-19-21-26-28 July / The 2-4-8-9-11-16-18-22-23-25-29-30 August
10am to midday - Mur à gauche, avenue Maranon - Reservation Tourist office

Introduction to Cesta Punta
The 6-8-13-15-20-22-27-29 July / 3-5-10-12-17-19-24-26 August
1h course. Classes start at : 9.30am - 10.30am - 11.30am - Jaï Alaï Avenue Ithurralde

Introduction to Basque dance, the Fandango
The 7-11-12-18-19-21-25-26-28 July / 2-4-8-9-11-16-18-22-23-25-29-30 August
6pm - Villa Dicotenia,  avenue  André Ithurralde

ENTERTAINMENT

"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 2016 ST JEAN DE LUZ




ENTERTAINMENT - MUSIC - DANCE - DINER

Musical entertainment
The 3-10-14-17-23-24-30  July - 11.30am - Place Louis XIV
Spanish dances

The 10-17-24 July -9pm - Parc Ducontenia - with Calle san Juan
The 31 July -11.30am - Place Louis XIV - with Fabiana
Fireworks
The 14 July - 11pm - Grande Plage
from 7pm: musical entertainment on the terrace of the Pergola
from 8pm: Bal with the Z'anonymes on Foch square
11pm: fireworks and musical entertainment
Concert ABBA Fever
the 20 July - 9pm - Theatre de la nature, avenue André Ithurralde
Fête du Thon (tuna festival)
The 9 July - 6pm - Fishing port - bandas, concerts, diner, bals, toro de fuego
Pelote Basque, chistera and Basque dance
Les 13-20-27 July - 9pm - Fronton municipal, avenue André Ithurralde
Nuit de la Sardine
The 16 July - 8pm - Grill, musical entertainment, bal et toro de fuego - Parking Campo Berri, av. Ithurralde
Force Basque show (see an explanation of the Basque strongmen games)
The 18- 25 July - 9pm - Fronton municipal, avenue Ithurralde
Fête de la Mer
the 24 July - town centre and bay

SPORT

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

CONCERTS IN ST JEAN BAPTISTE CHURCH

Symphony Orchestra and Ananda choir
The 1 July - 9pm - Saint Jean Baptiste church
Concert  Choir of men
The 8 July - 9.15pm - St Jean Baptiste church - Basque songs.
Concert  with the Basque choir Goraki
The 11 July - 9.30pm - St Jean Baptiste church
Concert with the men choirs : Arin and Unama
The 21 July - 9.15pm - St Jean Baptiste church
Piano recital with Matthieu Esnult
The 25 July - 8pm - Saint Jean Baptiste church
Concert with the basque choir Itsasoa
The 28 July - 9pm - St Jean Baptiste church
 

AGENDA AUGUST 2016 ST JEAN DE LUZ




ENTERTAINMENT - MUSIC - DANCE - DINER

Pelote Basque, chistera and Basque dance
Les 3-10-17-24-31 August - 9pm - Fronton municipal, avenue André Ithurralde
Toro de fuego and Basque songs

The 3-10-17-24 - 9.30pm - Place Louis XIV- Battle of confetti and toro de fuego at 10.30pm
Force Basque
(see an explanation of the Basque strongmen games)
The 1-8-15-22 August - 9pm - Fronton municipal, avenue Ithurralde
Nuit de la Sardine
The 6 August - 8pm - Parking Campo Berri, av. Ithurralde - Grill, musical entertainment, bal and toro de fuego 
Concert Tango

The 6 August - 9.30am - Place Louis XIV - with Cuarteto Tangata
Toro de fuego and Bal

The 7-14-15-21-28 August - 9.30pm - Place Louis XIV
Jazz

The 13 August - 10pm - Place Louis XIV - with Z-Bone project
Musical entertainment

The 20 August - 10pm - Place Louis XIV - with Neli and the Boys
Fete, quartier Fargeot

The 28 August - 9am - rue Axular - Fete in Fargeot area : attic sales, Basque dances, games, meal...
Baleapop
From 25 to 28 August - Parc Ducoténia

SPORT


Trophée Teink

The 6 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

Concert with the men choir Bihotzez from Guethary
The 1 August - 9.15pm - Saint Jean Baptiste church  - Basque songs
Concert with with the men choirs  Arin 

The 4 - 25 August - 9.15pm - Saint Jean Baptiste church
Concert with the Basque choir  Goraki

The 11 and 29 August - 9.30pm - Saint Jean Baptiste church
Flute and organ concert

The 22 August - 9pm - Saint Jean Baptiste church

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

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