Introduction of The Festival

Kumano Hayatama Taisha Annual Festival Wakayama Pref

Kumanohayatamasai

The festival features Togyo by boat on the16th. Togyo means transferring an object of worship kept in a Shinto shrine to another place for a festival. In addition, nine boats race in the Kumano River at that time.

Category
Water festival・Portable shrine・Competition
Location(s)
Shingu City, Wakayama Prefecture, Kumano Hongu Taisha
Date(s) of Matsuri
October 14-16
Contact
Access
Twenty minutes walk from JR Shingu Station
URL
Conservation Group
Kumanohongutaisha Saijihozonkai
Note
Important intangible folk cultural assets designated by the prefecture