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Indulge at Feria del Jamón y Embutidos in Serón - 5 & 6 July 2024

Since 1995, jamón aficionados from all over Europe have been gathering at Seron for the annual Feria del Jamón

By Nick Nutter | Updated 26 Jun 2024 | Almería | Events | Login to add to YOUR Favourites Favourites Icon or Read Later

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Feria del Jamón y Embutidos Seron

Feria del Jamón y Embutidos

The XXVIII Ham and Sausage Fair at Serón will be held on 5 and 6 July 2024.

The Ham and Sausage Fair at Serón first began in 1995. Every year, apart from a break in 2020 and 2021 due to Covid, Serón celebrates its hams and sausages.

Serón ham is noted for its distinctive slightly sweet and salty flavour and its production, together with the manufacture of sausages, chorizo and morcilla is the main economic activity in the town.

Over the weekend, there will be a ham cutting contest, the National Contest of Cutters of Serrano Ham, a day of ham tasting followed by an orchestral festival in Plaza Nueva plus the Jamón Rock Festival under Calle Chorillo.

What to Expect at Feria del Jamón y Embutidos 2024 in Serón

Here's the schedule for the 2024 fair:

  • Friday, 5 July 2024, 9:30pm - Plaza Nueva: National Serrano Ham Cutter Competition where tastings are also available during the event
  • Saturday, 6 July 2024, 9:00pm. - Plaza Nueva: Ham and Sausages Fair , where each participating company offers a tasting of their meat products. Around midnight, tastings close and there is a festival with an orchestra in the Plaza Nueva.
  • ​Saturday, 6 July 2024, 11:00pm - Chorrillo Street: Jamón Rock Festival. From midnight, there is free admission and different musical groups in the Plaza Nueva de Pannier.

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