Events in Biarritz, Basque Coast

From the month of May, Biarritz is ready to receive the holidaymakers and to make them discover the most amazing shows. The Festival of the Street Arts will offer you original and cheering shows all over Biarritz  : improvised plays, jugglers and fearless gamblers, talented puppeteers, acrobats of all kinds ...All summer, the Summer Scenes Festival offers  to the inhabitants of Biarritz  and to the holidaymakers free concert program. Jazz, Rock or Basque dance ...


There is something to suit all tastes!And for the connoisseurs of great scenes or the lovers of original theatrical experiences, you have to take a look at the program of the Metropolitan Opera of New York whose productions are broadcast live in one of the theaters of Biarritz, named “ La Gare de Midi” ( The Station of Midi). It is also on this stage that you can admire the latest productions of the greatest international choreographers.In 2017, Biarritz will be the ultimate city of surfing: it has been chosen to host the world surfing championships (from 21 to 28 May 2017)! More than thirty nations coming from all the continents will challenge on the waves biarrots.Not forgetting the celebration of the 60 years of surfing in France. The most beautiful beaches and the whole city will celebrate this anniversary correctly. Meetings with experts and champions, exhibitions of archive images, excerpts of films showing the very first attempts of the French on their board ... An exciting and also very pleasant journey in the history of this sport which now become national !At the beginning of August, do not forget to see which day will be held the Feast of the fishing Port! Posters will be stuck up in advance all over Biarritz to announce the program.


Aquatic demonstrations and competitions followed by tasting of local products, to end with concerts by local artists ... A true fiesta as much awaited by the holiday makers as the native ones!As you got it,  the events and festivities that will spice up your stay in Biarritz promise to be numerous!