In Montilla, we count with the presence of important religious figures as St Juan de Ávila, Doctor of the Church or San Francisco Solano, Saint Patron of Montilla: who you can meet through Saint Juan de Avila and Saint Francisco Solano Routes
The main religious event, which has to be highlighted is Holy Week which has been declared of Touristic Interest 'Holy Week of Andalusia'. During this event we must highlight the 'Sentencia Romana', the dramatic play of the 'The Passion', 'The Capture' on Maundy Thursday and the Good Friday full of endless and opposing emotions that cannot let anyone indifferent.Without forgetting the flavours of the Holy Week: fried cod and sweets as 'pestiños' or 'flores' among other delicious dishes.
. During the closest Saturday to Sunday down to the day of Montilla Saint Patron are raised night rounds.
‘La Merced’ place is the starting point for hundred of neighbours accompanying Nuestra Señora de las Viñas.
Montilla’s Holy Week has been declared of Touristic Interest Semana Santa de Andalucia.