ES  Lacunza IH San Sebastián

Event & Festivals Calendar

Find out about the events and festivals in San Sebastian that you could be a part of during your stay with us.

JULY 31

The school is closed and no classes will be held.

Date 31/07/2018

Musical Fortnight

The Donostia-San Sebastián Musical Fortnight is the longest running classical music festival in Spain and one of the most time-honored in Europe.

Dates 02/08/2018 - 01/09/2018

Semana Grande

During the “biggest week” of the year, San Sebastian celebrates its city proudly. A week NOT to be missed!

Dates 12/08/2018 - 19/08/2018

AUGUST 15

The school is closed and no classes will be held. Please see our Social Activity Program!

Date 15/08/2018

Travesía del Paseo Nuevo

This open water swimming race is a real test of endurance for its participants. Held on August 15th, it covers almost 3kms in open sea water as 500 swimmers race from Zurriola Beach (the surf beach) to La Concha.

Date 15/08/2018

Fiesta del 31 de agosto

In 1813, during the Spanish War of Independence, San Sebastian caught on fire and by the time it was put out there was only one street was left standing.

Date 31/08/2018

Euskal Jaiak

“Euskal Jaiak”, a weeklong festival dedicated to celebrating and honoring Basque culture. It consists of a range of activities that showcase the Basque traditions.

Dates 31/08/2018 - 09/09/2018

Regatas

The regattas are held during “Euskal Jaiak” on the first two Sundays of September in La Concha Bay. Each race consists of 7 boats of 13 local crewmen from around Spain and the Basque Country.

Dates 31/08/2018 - 09/09/2018

San Sebastian Gastronomika

San Sebastian Gastronomika is one of the most important culinary events in Spain. Over 4 days, the international event brings together the best of Spanish and international cuisine.

Dates 07/10/2018 - 10/10/2018