This is the best time to experience Basque culture. Urrugne's festival (called "Bixintxo", pronounce Bee-Sheen-Cho) takes place on the first weekend in September and lasts 5 days.
This festival is a true immersion in Basque culture. Take part in the running race or visit the regional agricultural fair (famous animal competition).
Don't miss the traditional pelota matches and evening dances, country-style lunches, concerts fandango competitions and fireworks. And also the toro de fuego, bands, fair, Basque dancing, drinks with entertainment, etc.