The Seattle TimesMedia center

24 of 25
Image
ALVARO BARRIENTOS / AP
Advertising

Saturday, July 6, 2013

Photos of the Day: July 6, 2013

Revelers hold up traditional red neckties as tens of thousands of people packed Pamplona's main square in Pamplona, northern Spain on Saturday, July 6, 2013 to celebrate the start of Spain's most famous bull-running festival with the annual launch of the "chupinazo" rocket. Perhaps best glorified by Ernest Hemingway's 1926 novel "The Sun Also Rises," the San Fermin festival is known around the world for the daily running of the bulls.