The Basque Markets

It is a real pleasure to walk around a Basque market : colours, local produce, berets, espadrilles, makilas (traditional Basque walking sticks) and wickerwork. The French Basque Country has a very rich culture and gastronomy that you can experience inm the markets.

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  • Anglet : Every Thursday and Sunday morning, from 8am to 1pm, on the Quintaou esplanade and Friday night market from 6pm to 11pm
    The Halles des 5 Cantons covered market, Monday to Sunday from 8am to 2pm and Friday from 4pm to 8pm, in July and August. Closed on Mondays from September to June.
    In Anglet, discover the Jardins du Refuge market: Tuesday to Friday from 9.30am to 12.30pm and from 3.30pm to 6pm, Saturday from 9.30am to 12.15pm
  • Ahetze : Flea market, 3rd Sunday of the month
  • Ainhoa : Producers' market from 4.30 pm to 7 pm on Thursdays in summer (07/07 to 25/08)
  • Arbonne : Every Sunday morning, food producers' market, place du Fronton
  • Arcangues : Traditional market on Wednesday mornings from 9am to 1pm at the entrance to the village
  • Ascain : Every Saturday morning, Place Pierre Loti.

  • Bayonne : The Halles couvertes are open every day, with 21 shopkeepers, with different opening hours depending on the day. (Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday: 7am to 1.30pm / Friday: 7am to 2.30pm / Saturday: 6am to 2.30pm / Sunday and public holidays: 8am to 2.30pm)
    Wednesdays: Place des Gascons from 8am to 1pm and from 4pm to 8pm the Maison du Séqué market
    Friday mornings: at Polos-Beyris, and also in the Saint-Esprit district. Place du Marquisat: Food Market. Square Gambette and Place de la République: non-food market (traders and craftsmen)
    Saturday mornings: at the Carreau des Halles, on the banks of the Nive and the bridge
    Every morning except Sunday: fish market at the Allées Marines fishery
    Flea market every Friday morning along the Quai Chaho and the Roland-Barthes esplanade

  • Biarritz : Covered market at the Halles every morning and from 6 July to 28 August from 6pm to 9pm
    Wednesday mornings, from 9am to 1pm, St Martin district
    Friday morning in the St Charles district
    Saturday mornings, farmers' market, Halles square, 7.30am to 1pm. Relais paysan Lekukoa in Kléber 10.30am to 11am 1st and 3rd Saturday

  • Bidart :
    Tuesday mornings from 7 July to 15 September, farmers' market from 9am to 1pm, Place Sauveur Atchoarena
    Thursday evening: night market from 6pm to 11pm in July and August, Place Sauveur Atchoarena
    Saturday morning, Place de la Mairie

  • Boucau : Saturday morning, on the sports field in front of the town hall

  • Cambo les Bains : Friday morning, rue Chiquito. Every Wednesday from March 1st to December 31st, brochante market, Parc St Joseph

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  • Ciboure : Every Sunday morning, In front of the Town Hall.

  • Espelette : Every Wednesday morning, Place du Marché.
  • Guéthary : Mondays from 13 July to 17 August, night market from 5.30pm to 11pm. Sunday mornings from 28 April to 27 September

  • Hasparren : Tuesday and Saturday mornings, farmers' market.

  • Hendaye : Saturdays, Place Sokoburu and Atchoarena in the morning. Wednesday morning, Place de la République.
    Tuesday, food and craft market in summer, Leclerc roundabout. Sundays, Halles and market square, food market (Republic square). Place Sokoburu 4th of the month, flea market. Place de la République in July and August.
    Night market in summer: Mondays from 7.30pm to 11.30pm on the seafront and Thursdays from 8pm to midnight on Place Sokoburu
  • La Bastide-Clairence : Producers' Market on Tuesdays, from 18 June to 24 September, Place des Arceaux

  • Mauléon : Every Tuesday morning, Haute ville. Every Saturday morning, Place des Allées.
  • Saint-Étienne-de-Baïgorry : 1st Saturday of the month

  • Saint-Jean-de-Luz : Les Halles are open every day. Every Tuesday, Friday and Saturday morning, market at the Halles square. From 31 May to 27 September, you can find the creators' market at the Halles.

  • St Palais : Every Friday morning, covered market. Geese and duck Gras Market from November to March.
  • Saint-Pée-sur-Nivelle : Tuesdays from 5 July to 30 August, craft market, Place de la Poste. Saturdays, Place de l'Église

  • Saint-Jean-Pied-de-Port : Monday, all day. Farmers' market, every Thursday from 21 May to 24 September.
  • Sare : Monday mornings, craft and designer market from 6 June to 5 September and producer market on Thursdays from May to September

  • Urrugne : Saturday mornings in the village, church square all year round. Every Monday morning in Socoa in July and August.
  • Urrugne-Béhobie : 2nd and 4th Sunday of the month, flower market from June to October
  • Urt : Wednesdays from 7am to 1pm

  • Tardets : Every other Monday during winter. Every Monday morning during summer.

  • Ustaritz : Every Saturday morning, Place du Labourd.

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