North American Basque Organizations
  A federation of organizations to sustain BASQUE culture


  Izan ziralako, gara, eta garalako izango dira  
"Because they were, we are, and because we are they will be"
  Home    Euskara    Basque Govt.    Bulletin Board    Astero    Members    Meeting    FAQ   Calendar    Contact    SITEMAP

Eguberri eta
Urte Berri On!

Merry Christmas &
Happy New Year!

Feliz Navidad y
Prospero A
ño Nuevo!

Joyeux No
ël et
Bonne Ann





Every year since 1979 one of our member clubs has hosted our summer Convention, which serves as an occasion to bring together Basques from all corners and is one of the largest annual gatherings.

NABO Meeting information for delegates


2010:  Boise, ID w/Jaialdi 2010

2011:  Buffalo, WY

2012:  Elko, NV--National Basque Festival

2013:  New York, NY-100th Anniversary

2014:  Bakersfield, CA


Most recent Conventions included:

2009 Reno NABO Convention

2008: Chino, CA
2007: Winnemucca, NV
2006: Buffalo, WY
2005: Rock Springs, WY
2004: Bakersfield, CA

2003: Elko, NV

2002: San Francisco, CA

2001: Los Banos, CA

2000: Boise, ID / Jaialdi

1999: Reno, NV

1998: Winnemucca, NV

1997: Chino. CA

1996: Gooding, ID
1995: Buffalo, WY
1994: Bakersfield, CA
1993: Elko, NV
1992: Reno, NC
1991: Winnemucca, NV
1990: Boise, ID
1989: Los Banos, CA
1988: Buffalo, WY
1987: Boise, ID
1986: Fresno, CA
1985: Winnemucca, NV
1984: Los Banos, CA
1983: Salt Lake City, UT
1982: Bakersfield, CA
1981: Boise, ID
1980: Chino, CA
1979: San Francisco, CA


First NABO Convention (San Francisco, 1979)



Recreate + Educate = Perpetuate is the website of the North American Basque Organizations, Inc. (N.A.B.O.) a federation of organizations for the promotion of Basque culture. Helping to make this website possible is the Basque Autonomous Government of Euskadi.  Please send inquiries to  For links to all our pages on this website click on SITEMAP