Shurijo Castle Festival 2018
Shurijo Castle Festival 2018

This is an event where you can fully experience Ryukyu Dynasty culture, including special performances of the Maienosasoi Ryukyu Dance that developed at Shuri Castle, and the “Lighting of the Bridge of Nations,” where the castle environs are enveloped in magical candlelight. Also, approximately 700 people, including the “King and Queen” and groups of traditional performers, will assemble along Kokusai Street in Naha to take part in a re-enactment of the magnificent parade that is depicted in picture scrolls of the era.

Date 2018/10/27 - 2018/11/03 (The various events will be held at varying times.)
Venue Shurijo Castle Park, Naha City’s Kokusai Street, and other locations
Website http://oki-park.jp/shurijo/en/

*A great deal of traffic congestion is expected at the time of the event, so we recommend you use public transportation to visit the park.