Every year on July 24th and 25th, the annual summer festival of Tokei-jinja Shrine is held.
The year 2016 marked the 457th anniversary of the Tanabe Festival.
In 1969 this festival, which is filled with much pomp and circumstance, was designated as an intangible folklore cultural asset of Wakayama prefecture. (*reference: Tanabe City Kumano Tourism Bureau)
# For the details, please access to the followings;
[Seasonable Traditions & Japanese Culture] http://www.goldenjipangu.com/160724tanabe.html
[Official Homepage of the Event] ›› http://www.tanabe-kanko.jp/..