A long and rich tradition. Thousands of drunken revelers. Enraged, horned animals chasing people down narrow streets.
It’s easy to understand why the annual Running of the Bulls in Spain has become one of the world’s most legendary parties, attracting tourists from around the globe. The festival runs from July 6 through July 14 each year, and features music, dancing and plenty of drinking. But its centerpiece is each morning’s terrifying bull run, in which a herd of bulls chase brave (and perhaps stupid) attendees down ancient streets.