Party of the eighth lunar month

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Party of the eighth lunar month

... which is fuddled with party that place in the moonlight of ... eighth lunar month is splendid

"satsufushichien" (sapposhichien) which was opened to welcome "satsufushi" (sapposhi) which was messenger of the Chinese emperor for the Ryukyu kingdom era.
It is "party of the eighth lunar month" that was performed under the harvest moon on one of the parties, August 15 of the old calendar.
Classic dancing and group dancing of the highest peak by living national treasure are shown to back in Tadashi lighted up by moonlight.
The best stage which Shurijo Castle and Ryukyu entertainment weave. Please enjoy a deluxe time.

Conduct contents

Conduct day

Saturday, September 14, 2019, 15th Sunday

【Time】

From 18:30 to 21:00
(opening 17:45)

【Place】

Shurijo Castle Tadashi former garden

【Admission】

1,000 yen (seat block designation)
500 yen (standing to watch)
※Only as for the sale in the seat as for advance reservations (if there is space, on the day there is sale, too), the standing to watch on that day
The details of advance reservations from this

Program

  • ・Ryukyu dancing (classic dancing)
  • ・Group dancing
  • ・Performance, dancing by living national treasure
  • ・The Shuri Castle Festival king, queen exhibition election meeting

We see video

Shurijo Castle Park "party of the eighth lunar month"
Introduction picture (digest version)

Video reproduction time about three minutes  ©首里城公園

Ryukyu dancing, group dancing

  • Ryukyu dancing, group dancing
  • Ryukyu dancing, group dancing
  • Ryukyu dancing, group dancing
  • Ryukyu dancing, group dancing

We show Ryukyu dancing (classic) and group dancing, performance by living national treasure. Please enjoy splendid Ryukyu entertainment under place in the moonlight.

The king, queen election meet

  • The king, queen election meet
  • The king, queen election meet

We perform the public election meet to choose the king, queen of Shuri Castle Festival.
We pass primary examination, and, from five candidates who advanced to the second examination, the king, queen this year is chosen.