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City:Saint-Jean-de-Luz

The Saint Jean de Luz Festival

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Each year around the 24th of June (Fete de la Saint Jean) for 5 days Saint Jean de Luz celebrates its patron Saint.
The population dresses in red and black colors of the city and floads the streets in celebration.
Concerts, activities for children, food street, pelota, toro del fuego lights,etc.
Dates: June 23rd to 26th 2017
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eyecandyWeb Site:www.stjeandeluz-paysbasque.com/cote_detente/fetes.php
eyecandyAddress:Saint Jean de Luz
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Basque Music Concerts at the Cathedral

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All along the summer months each Thursday of the week, during the evening hours, the Saint Juan Bautista Cathedral of Saint Jean de Luz hosts Basque music concerts (entrance cost around €10)
eyecandyWeb Site:www.paroissespo.com/wordpress/concerts-eglise-saintjeandeluz-ciboure-urrugne/
eyecandyAddress:7 Rue de l'Eglise, Saint Jean de Luz
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Visit a Basque linen weaving workshop and Basque brewery

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The Basque weaving shop "1910 Lartigue" and the Basque "Akerbeltz" brewery are located next to each other in the town of Ascain some 10km southeast of Saint Jean de Luz.
Both offer visits to their workshops and the possibility of buying (free tasting in the case of the brewery) of their products.
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eyecandyAddress:Z.A. de Larre Lore, 64310 Ascain.
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Socoa Festival

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Activities include: squid cooking workshops, basque dancing, basque singing with the choir Altxa Sokoa, water sports, Basque pelota games, etc.
The Socoa Festival take place from June 9th to June 11th 2017
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eyecandyAddress:Socoa
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La Rhune Mountain Train Ride

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At 10 km from Saint Jean de Luz, the cogwheel train dating back to 1924 takes the travelers on the summit of the La Rhune mountain, at 905 meters altitude, the legendary peak that overlooks the French and Spanish Basque Country.
The train runs every day from February 27 to November 3 2017.
eyecandyWeb Site:www.rhune.com
eyecandyAddress:Col de Saint-Ignace - 64310 SARE
eyecandyPhone:05 59 54 20 26