The explosion of the fireworks rocket atmidday on the 6th of July is the signal forthe start of nine days of non-stoppartying . A nominated person shouts theannouncement; "Pamploneses,Pamplonesas, Viva San Fermín! Gora SanFermín!" (people of Pamplona, long liveSan Fermín!) The crowd responds withcries of "Viva!" and "Gora!" and therocket is launched into the sky .
Every morning at 8.00 am from July 7 to14, the bulls which are to be used in thatafternoons bullfight are run to the bullring, and hundreds of mozos, youngpeople, run with them .
It is held every afternoon from July 7 to14 at 6.30 pm. There are notabledifferences between standard bullfightsand those in San Fermín, but thesimilarities are easier to spot .