Introduction of The Festival

Tanabe Matsuri Wakayama Pref

This is one of the three big Summer festivals in Wakayama Prefecture and biggest in Southern Wakayama area. Eight Kasaboko (floats) parade about the city. The festival has a 450 years history dedicated to the Tokei Shrine in Tanabe City.

Category
Floats・Portable shrine・Parade
Location(s)
Tanabe City Tokei Shrine
Date(s) of Matsuri
July 24-25
Contact
Access
Ten minutes walk from JR Kiitanabe Station
URL
Conservation Group
Tanabe Matsuri Hozonkai
Note
Important intangible folk cultural assets designated by the prefecture