The Clam Festival, Fiesta de la Almeja, returns to San Felipe this June. The Sea of Cortez is known for producing several types of mollusks, among them, the clam. This shellfish is abundant in the San Felipe waters, including manila clams and chocolate clams.
The festivities will begin on Saturday with clamming in the beaches north of the port and will continue on Sunday on the Malecon area with preparation and tasting of the best clam dishes.
The official date for this event has been announced. The Fiesta de la Almeja will take place June 14th through June 15th, 2013. However, events’ dates and details are subject to sudden change and cancellation. Please confirm with the event organizer before booking your trip.