Event Information

Ryukyu dynasty culture to revive vividly

Whole year event

Opening of a gate (ukejo)
It is morning ceremony telling opening of a gate of Shurijo Castle Park (pay area).
We light up Shurijo Castle
Traditional arts performance
You can enjoy charm of traditional arts.
Sanshin experience society

Plan exhibition

  • Shurijo Castle Park plan exhibition

History event

Shuri Castle Festival

It is event that can thoroughly enjoy gorgeous Ryukyu dancing Ryukyu dynasty culture brought up in Shurijo Castle including "party of traditional arts" and "light of all countries Tsu beam" wrapped in fantastic light.

  • ryukyuochoemakigyoretsu

    Procession of Ryukyu Kingdom

    Sunday, October 27, 2019

    Of Ryukyu kingdom is gorgeous, do, and figure is reproduced as big picture scroll line.

  • Procession of Ryukyu Kingdom (Shuri Castle Festival)
  • ryukyuochomatsurishurikoshikigyoretsu

    Ryukyu Kingdom Festival Shuri ancient rite line

    Sunday, November 3, 2019

    "Ancient line" reproduced line of "three temple prayer royal visits" called "the first royal visit" on 3rd for one, New Year holidays of royal visit of King of Ryukyu.

  • Ancient line (Shuri Castle Festival)
Party of the eighth lunar month

chusyunoutage

Party of the eighth lunar month

Saturday, September 14, 2019, 15th Sunday

※Autumn party was finished during 2,019 years

We reproduce one of satsufushichien "party of the eighth lunar month" which ever treated messenger "satsufushi" (sapposhi) of the Chinese emperor.
You can see dancing and group dancing that history of Ryukyu brought up and perform performance, dancing by living national treasure and the election meet of the Shuri Castle Festival king, queen.

Party of the New Year

shinshunnoutage

Party of the New Year

January 1, 2019 Tuesday (holiday) - 3rd Thursday

We reproduce "chohaigokishiki" held from early morning of New Year's Day in the Heian period, and Ryukyu dancing mainly on court dance adds bloom.

hyakujingobutsusan

momosoomonomairi

hyakujingobutsusan

Saturday, November 24, 2018, 25th Sunday

In hyakujingobutsusan, God woman is circulation religious service event to receive in Shurijo Castle and neighboring sanctuaries (Mitake). Longevity and descendant prosperity, voyage of the king were safe, and, in Mitake, security of country, staple grains abundant harvest were prayed for.