It is time for the 36th annual Ham & Yam Festival. With inflatables, vendors, entertainment, and ham and yam foods, it's a fun day for the entire family! A full schedule of events attracts thousands of people to downtown, 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, plus entertainment on the festival's two stages throughout the day.


Downtown Smithfield Development Corporation

200 S. Front Street
Smithfield, NC 27577

(919) 934-0887

Updated February 14, 2020

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