Cultural in Bayonne

Fêtes de Bayonne

A five-day extravaganza of food, drink, dance and fireworks.
Food & Drink in Bayonne

Foire au Jambon

During Easter week, the town hosts a Ham Fair, honouring jambon de Bayonne, the acclaimed local ham. This fair has taken place annually since 1462!
Food & Drink in St-Jean de Luz

La Fête du Thon

The Tuna Festival, on the second weekend in July, fills the streets with brass bands, Basque music and dancing, while stalls sell sizzling tuna steaks.
Cultural in St-Jean de Luz

La Nuit de la Sardine

The Night of the Sardine – a night of music, folklore and dancing – is held twice each summer, on a Saturday in early July and in August.
Cultural in St-Jean de Luz

Fêtes de la St-Jean

Bonfires, music and dancing take place on the weekend nearest 24 June in celebration of St John the Baptist.
Food & Drink in Bayonne

Journées du Chocolat

Master chocolatiers reveal the secrets of chocolate making (with tastings).
Sports in St-Jean de Luz

Régates de Traînières

A weekend of boat races.
Music in Bayonne

Basque Music

Every Thursday in July and August, there’s traditional Basque music in place Charles de Gaulle.
Music in Biarritz

Big Festival

As its name implies, this is Biarritz' largest music festival, attracting big mainstream acts.
Dance in St-Jean de Luz

Danses des Sept Provinces Basques

Folk dancers from across the Spanish and French Basque Country meet in early June.