It is one of the three main bullrings in the world. The bullfights of the Saint Isidro Fair patron of Madrid bring together the best bullfighters and stockbreedings during one week. The square is located near the confluence of M-30 with Calle de Alcalá.
Las Ventas hosts bullfights, bull festivals, bull events, bull novilladas and a large number of cultural activities that attract approximately 630,000 spectators each year.
Las Ventas is located in the middle of the calle de Alcalá, the main artery of Madrid and near the M-30, the road that surrounds the city centre.