Ribera del Fresno is a municipality with around 3,300 residents. Originally part of the Provincia de León, it had a population of 754 in 1594. The local economy is primarily agricultural.
Ayuntamiento Ribera del Fresno, located at Calle Ayuntamiento, is the local town hall and government offices. Ayuntamiento Ribera del Fresno celebrated Orgullo on 28 June 2018 at the town hall with the reading of a manifesto. On 28 June 2021, the town hall celebrated Orgullo with symbolic and revindicative act of reading a manifesto on Paseo del Cristo honoring the day.
Paseo del Cristo is a street in the town. On 28 June 2021, a crosswalk painted in the rainbow flag was inaugurated in honor of Pride. The manifesto by the townhall was also read aloud on the street in 2021.
Calle Carolina Coronado is a street in the town named after Carolina Coronado, one a handful of Spanish Sapphic writers from the 19th Century. She was part of the hermandad lírica. Coronado was widely read at the time but later written out of history because she challenged patriarchal norms of the era.
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