• Decrease font size
  • Reset font size to default
  • Increase font size

Ham and Yam Festival May 7 2016

facebook icon
DSDC
Smithfield Ham & Yam Festival

Join us for the 33nd annual Ham & Yam Festival on Saturday, May 6 in Downtown Smithfield! With pig races, inflatables, vendors, entertainment, and ham and yam foods, it's a fun day for the entire family!


A full schedule of events on Saturday, May 6 will attract thousands of people to Downtown Smithfield, where the festival occupies several blocks. Craft and commercial vendors line the streets, food vendors offer a variety of fair foods and menu items featuring country ham and sweet potatoes, and local bands and dance groups perform on the festival's three stages throughout the day. The festival features a barbecue cook-off, rubber duck race, 5k, and the always popular "What's That Yam Thing?" contest. See you soon in Downtown Smithfield!