The festivities during these days revolve around the patron of the town, and include popular dances such as the paloteo, where a man, the Chiborra, is dressed in a red and gold costume and dances with a stick, a tradition that was born in the middle ages.

General information

General information:
Castilla y León Tourist Interest
From the 5th to the 10th of september
Kind of Festivity:
Patron saint's day


Saldaña. 34100 Palencia.

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Oficina de Turismo of Saldaña


LA CASONA- Plaza de San Pedro, s/n. Saldaña. 34100 Palencia.

Teléfono: 979 890 262 / 979 890 995 (Ayto)

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Tourist Office Regional of Palencia


C/ Mayor, 31. Palencia. 34001 Palencia.

Telephone: 979 706 523

Fax: 979 706 525