About us


Ficoba is the exhibition site of Gipuzkoa that located in Irun, in the heart of the european city in Donostia-San Sebastián / Bayona, and was born with the aim of becoming the first cross-border fair in the European Union and it is in the ideal framework for the SMEs area to have an adequate space in order to exhibit products and maintain business relationships.

The object and purpose of FICOBA is the economic and cultural promotion of the Basque Coast.

To achieve it, the following activities are carried out:
  1. Promote, organize or direct the holding of commercial events (fairs, exhibitions, monographic exhibitions, etc.) in the Bay of Txingudi and, specifically, in the Fairground of Gipuzkoa.
  2. Organize courses, seminars, round tables, series of conferences, congresses, symposiums, colloquiums, and study and research sessions, that linked to the market sectors of the fairs.
  3. Write, edit, subsidize and distribute brochures, monographs and all kinds of information and dissemination publications.
  4. Promote, subsidize or conduct statistical surveys.
  5. Organize information campaigns in the press, radio, and television, etc.
  6. Holding contests, permits, etc.
  7. Promote any service that benefits the economic and cultural promotion of the Basque Coast.
  8. Any other activity that allows the FICOBA FOUNDATION the best fulfillment of its purposes.