Tickets & Schedule

Jaialdi 2020 Schedule

IMPORTANT NOTE: Times are subject to change. There are no special kids’ prices for Sports Night, Dantzaldi, and Festara. 

Tuesday, July 28 

 

Welcome to Boise

5 p.m. Basque Block

The party starts with food, drink, and strolling musicians on the Basque Block. 

Wednesday, July 29 

 

Welcome to Boise

5 p.m. Basque Block

The party continues with food, drink, and strolling musicians on the Basque Block. 

Thursday, July 30

Basque-ing on the Block

Noon, Basque Block

Grab some food, get a drink, and enjoy Basque music with old and new friends.

Thursday, July 30

Sports Night

7 p.m., CenturyLink Arena, 233 South Capitol Boulevard, Boise

Watch legendary competitors test their skills! Traditional farm sports like weight lifting, wood chopping, hay bale throwing, and wagon lifting will be on full display during this super popular event (get your tickets early!). 

Thursday, July 30

Street Dance

9 p.m.-midnight, Basque Block, 601 Grove Street, Boise

No Basque festival is complete without dancing. Join us after Sports Night as we enjoy Basque and Basque-American bands. 

Friday, July 31

Basque-ing on the Block

Noon, Basque Block

Enjoy even more Basque Block festivities! We’ll keep the party going with more food, drink, and fun. 

Friday, July 31

Festara

7 p.m., Morrison Center, 2201 West Cesar Chavez Lane, Boise

Festara is a celebration of the traditional music and dance of the Basque Country, including performers from Euskal Herria and Boise’s famous Oinkari Basque Dancers.

Saturday, August 1

Basque-ing at Expo Idaho

10 a.m., Expo Idaho, 5610 North Glenwood Street, Boise

Enjoy dozens of dance groups from throughout the West as they perform indoors on two stages. Don’t forget to stock up on souvenirs — vendors will be on hand with novelties, jewelry, and clothing. Food and drink, a sports area, and sheep wagons will also be on site. 

Saturday, August 1

Jaialdi Mass

6 p.m., St. Mark’s Catholic Church, 7960 Northview Street

The Jaialdi Mass will be celebrated in Basque and English. This is your chance to see the Boise Onati Dancers perform a sacred liturgical dance on the altar at St. Mark’s. 

Saturday, August 1

Dantzaldi

8 p.m., CenturyLink Arena, 233 South Capitol Boulevard, Boise

Join Basque and Basque-American bands in this celebration of music and dancing. All ages are welcome!

Sunday, August 2

Basque-ing at Expo Idaho

11 a.m., Expo Idaho, 5610 North Glenwood Street, Boise

Join us for even more fun as Saturday’s events continue with dancing, sports, and more. 

Sunday, August 2

Street Dance

8 p.m., Basque Block, 601 Grove Street, Boise

We’ll say agur to Jaialdi 2020 with a fun-filled evening of music featuring Basque and Basque-American bands.