Organised by the association of Cofradias, the Semana Santa of Villena has a long running tradition which is more than five hundred years old, according to the preserved texts.

The Semana santa starts in Villena on the Friday of Dolores, with the movement of the figures to the Arcedinal de Santiago church, from where the parade starts, the seven brotherhood is a specially motivating parade with the meeting between the Señora de la Soledad and our Father Jesus, in this moment singing an arrow song.