The North American Basque Organizations (NABO) 2017 National
BASQUE FESTIVAL

Buffalo, Wyoming July 21-24, 2017


NABO 2017 SCHEDULE OF EVENTS

Thursday, July 20, 2017
Occidental Hotel (Main Street, Buffalo, WY)
  - Music by Errebal, Xabi Aburruzaga Taldea,
    Amerikanuak, Ospa, and Txantxangorriak
6:30 p.m.
Friday, July 21, 2017
Crazy Woman Square
  - Auction of sheep wagon stove sculptures 6:00 - 8:00 p.m.
  - Public dance with Ospa (8-9:20) and Xabi Aburruzaga
    Taldea (9:40-11:00)
8:00 - 11:00 p.m.
Saturday, July 22, 2017
Buffalo Main Street
Parade - All music and dance groups in parade 10:00 a.m.
Washington Park Hockey Rink Tent

  - Zazpiak Bat (San Francisco, CA dancers)

11:50 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.

  - Xabi Aburruzaga Talde (Bizkaia, Euskal Herria)

12:30 - 12:55 p.m.
  - Irrintzi competition 1:05 - 1:20 p.m

  - Elko Ariņak (Elko, NV dancers)

1:30 - 1:55 p.m.
  - Errebal (Guipuzkoa, Euskal Herria) 2:10 - 2:35 p.m.
  - Utah’ko Triskalariak (Salt Lake City, Utah dancers) 2:50 - 3:15 p.m.
  - Amerikanuak (California and beyond) 3:30 - 3:55 p.m.
  - Gauden Bat (Chino, CA dancers) 4:10 - 4:35 p.m.
  - Ospa (Buffalo, WY & beyond) 4:50 - 5:15 p.m.
  - Oinkari (Boise, Idaho Dancers) 5:30 - 6:00 p.m.
  - Public dance with Amerikanuak (8-9:20) and Errebal
    (9:40-11:00)
8:00 - 11:00 p.m.
Washington Park west near bend in Clear Creek
  - Eusko Altzairu Berri (Buffalo, Wyoming steel drum
    group)
Noon - 12:30 p.m.
  - Txantxangorriak 12:45 - 1:30 p.m.
  - Hosted jam session with Ospa 1:45 - 2:45 p.m.
  - Eusko Altzairu Berri (Buffalo, Wyoming steel drum
    group)
3:00 - 3:45 p.m.
  - Txantxangorriak 4:00 - 4:45 p.m.
  - Hosted jam session with Errebal 5:00 - 6:00 p.m.

Sunday, July 23, 2017

Washington Park Bandshell

  - Mass followed by NABO service awards presentation 10:00 a.m.
Washington Park Hockey Rink Tent

  - Oinkari dancers and Txantxangorriak (Boise, Idaho)

Noon - 12:45 p.m.
  - Elko Ariņak (Elko, NV dancers) 1:00 - 1:25 p.m.
  - Utah’ko Triskalariak (Salt Lake City, Utah dancers) 1:40 - 2:05 p.m.
  - Ospa (Buffalo, WY & beyond) 2:20 - 2:45 p.m.
  - Gauden Bat (Chino, CA dancers) 3:00 - 3:25 p.m.
  - Errebal (Guipuzkoa, Euskal Herria) 3:40 - 4:05 p.m.
  - Zaharrer Segi (Buffalo, WY Dancers) 4:20 - 4:40 p.m.
  - Amerikanuak (California and beyond) 4:55 - 5:20 p.m.

  - Zazpiak Bat (San Francisco, CA dancers)

5:35 - 6:00 p.m.
Washington Park west near bend in Clear Creek
  - Hosted jam session with Xabi Aburruzaga Taldea Noon - 1:00 p.m.
  - Eusko Altzairu Berri (Buffalo, Wyoming steel drum
    group)
1:15 - 1:45 p.m.
  - Hosted jam session with Amerikanuak 2:00 - 3:00 p.m.
  - Eusko Altzairu Berri (Buffalo, Wyoming steel drum
    group)
3:15 - 4:00 p.m.
  - Hosted jam session with Errebal 4:15 - 5:15 p.m.
  - Eusko Altzairu Berri (Buffalo, Wyoming steel drum
    group)
5:30 - 6:00 p.m.
Washington Park west grassy field tent
  - Wood chopping and weight lifting demonstrations 12:45 - 1:30 p.m.

NABO 2017 SCHEDULE OF EVENTS / DELEGATE EVENTS HOSTED BY THE BIG HORN BASQUE CLUB

Thursday, July 20, 2017

Hampton Inn - Buffalo, WY

  - Registration for Delegates

5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
  - Hospitality Hour hosted by the Michelena Family 7:00 p.m.
Occidental Tavern - Main Street, Buffalo, WY
  - Live Basque Music 8:00 p.m.
Friday, July 21, 2017
T.A. Guest Ranch - South of Buffalo, WY
  - NABO Delegate Meeting -  Luncheon hosted by the
    Bighorn Basque Club
7:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Crazy Woman Square -Main Street, Buffalo, WY
  - Early Registration: open to the public - Admission
    bracelets and food tickets available for pre-purchase
12:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
  - Sausage (Txerriki) Cook-off - Open to public entries
    (register from 12:00pm-6:00pm at Crazy Woman
    Square)
4:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
  - Food Pantry Sheepwagon Stove Auction 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
  - Basque Street Dance 8:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Saturday, July 22, 2017
Main Street - Buffalo, WY
  - Mishap Creek Brewing Company 5K Basquo Run -
   
Register at Mishap Brewing Company
8:00am
  - Basque Parade 10:00 a.m.
Buffalo City Park
  - Vendors, Food, Drink & Entertainment Gates open 10:00 a.m.
  - Public Basque Dance at the skating rink 8:00 p.m. - Midnight
Sunday, July 23, 2017
Buffalo City Park
  - Catholic Mass held in the band shell 10:00 a.m.
  - Bizi Emankorra Award Ceremony in the band shell 11:00 a.m.
  - Vendors, Food, Drink & Entertainment that includes
    weight lifters and wood choppers
Gates open 11:00a.m.

 
 

For additional information about this year's BASQUE FESTIVAL, please contact buffalobasque@gmail.com.

     For information about Buffalo, Wyoming, please contact the Buffalo, Wyoming Chamber of Commerce before 5:00 PM Mountain Time at:

Telephone: (307) 684-5544
Toll-Free: 1-800-227-5122
e-mail: info@buffalowyo.com

Website: www.buffalowyo.com