Valdepenas de Jaen in Jaen is a typical Spanish village but with all the amenities you need to enjoy and live. It is located next to the Viboras river, between the Sierras del Trigo and La Grana mountains.
Ayuntamiento de Valdepenas de Jaen
Plaza Constitucion 4, 23150 Valdepenas de Jaen (Jaen)
|Health Clinic||Bars, shops, restaurants||Schools||Municipal pool||Beach
|Golf nearby||Malaga 180km Granada 81,5km Seville 236km||Bus and train
Valdepenas de Jaen in Jaen is a village with a large population, a mixture of both Spanish and expats. With plenty of bars and cafes to enjoy along with shops and municipal swimming pool this village also has great walking routes through the forrest, along the river called los Chorreras del rio Vadillo.
- 2th of February – The Candlemas Festival is celebrated. After the procession, a large bonfire brings together hundreds of people from Valdepenas to taste “rosettes”, roasted pumpkins or migas.
- First Sunday of May – The pilgrimage in honor of the Christ of the same name is celebrated in the incomparable place of Chircales. After the procession, thousands of pilgrims coexist in the surroundings of the hermitage, where the abundance of water and the thick trees offer a gratifying freshness.
- 23 to 25th of June – The Valdepenero summer begins with the San Juan fair
- 1 – 5th of September – The September fair in honor of the Christ of Chircales. On day 1 the entire town goes down to the Santa Ana eras to receive Christ. This remains in the parish church of Santiago Apostol until the last Sunday in October, when it is returned to its hermitage.