Featured Events: Other Events:This week celebrates all that is Basque.
Starting with Cider Day on the first Saturday of September, San Sebastian will celebrate the Euskal Jaiak festival dedicated to the Basque culture. Throughout the week there will be various activities organized to showcase the traditions this ancient civilization. There will be local sport exhibitions such as the row boat races, stone lifting and tree trunk cutting. Open air concerts featuring Basque music, traditional dance troupes, local craftsmen demonstrating their time tested techniques and the famous "bersolaris" (oral poets who improvise) are all part of the week long festivities.