- Waka Matsuri is second Sunday of May every year
- Waka Matsuri has been held since 1622.
- Waka Matsuri is traditional festival
2-1-20 Wakaura nishi, Wakayama City (Kishu Toshogu Shrine)
〒641-0024 和歌山県和歌山市和歌浦西2-1-20 (紀州東照宮)
A portable shrine that runs down the 108 steps of stones of Kishu Toshogu Shrine, followed by the parade around Wakaura with a procession of drums and naginata (long sword).
This is a historical festival that has continued since the Edo period.