If you can’t make it to Pamplona this year, consider a stateside alternative to the annual encierro.
Hampton, Virginia celebrates San Fermin with a Rolling of the Bulls. Participants race through the streets, chased by horn-wearing, baseball bat-wielding roller derby girls. Complete with Tomatina-inspired water balloon fight, the playful event takes place July 12 in downtown Hampton.
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Caroline Hallemann is an assistant digital editor at Travel + Leisure. You can find her on Twitter at @challemann.