Introduction of The Festival

Hayahachimanjinja Autumn Festival Wakayama Pref

The festival features Yabusame, a Shinto religious horseback archery. Eight areas in Kamihaya and Nakahaya send horses for the archery using three targets. Other programs include the parade of portable shrines and horse galloping.

Category
Horseback archery・Portable shrine・Competition・Good harvest appreciation
Location(s)
Nakahaya, Tanabe City, Wakayama Prefecture, Hayahachiman Shrine
Date(s) of Matsuri
November 3
Contact
Access
Fifteen minutes drive from JR Haya Station
URL
Conservation Group
Hayahachimanjinja Akimatsuri Hozonkai
Note
Important intangible folk cultural assets designated by the prefecture