Join us in Downtown Smithfield on Saturday, May 6 for the 37th annual Smithfield Ham & Yam Festival and a day full of fun for the entire family! 

A full schedule of events throughout the day 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 delicious foods featuring country ham and sweet potatoes, children play on inflatables and make memories, and local bands and dance groups perform on multiple stages.  For more information about the Ham & Yam Festival, click here.
As a Main Street America Affiliateâ„¢, the Downtown Smithfield Development Corporation is part of a national network of more than 1,200 neighborhoods and communities that share both a commitment to creating high-quality places and to building stronger communities through preservation-based economic development.
Community ms vertical color logoSmithfield is a North Carolina Main Street community, designated by the N.C. Department of Commerce Main Street & Rural Planning Center. The Downtown Smithfield Development Corporation is charged with administering the program at the local level and building public-private partnerships to spur economic development that achieves measurable results such as investment, business growth, and job creation.