MICHIJYUNE schedule
10:00~ Center Square or Kijimuna Theater when raining
16:00~ Center Square or Kijimuna Theater when raining
MICHIJYUNE

What is picture scroll line “MICHIJYUNE?”

It kept folk song, Ryukyu entertainment, eisasho Compound parade

In various places throughout Okinawa, various annual functions are inherited now. It is feature that annual function of Okinawa has relation with various gods. We introduce entertainment to be seen in the annual function in MICHIJYUNE (parade form) in RyukyuMura.

Breath of Ryukyu, picture scroll line
What is picture scroll line "MICHIJYUNE?"

We pay attention to entertainment that is full of expressions to come up in MICHIJYUNE

Milk (Maitreya)

Milk (Maitreya)

Happiness and staple grains of milk (Maitreya) people are fertile and are God who brings village prosperity. It is said that person looked up to with big round fan can find happiness.
mamidoma kuicha

Mamidoma kuicha

mamidoma adopts behavior of agriculturalists and is group dancing using hoe, spatula, head. Stake charr is dance of joy of villager that staple grains abundant harvest, wish to pray for rain were put. We have stake charr participate in visitor as simple dance in RyukyuMura
Wakuya and Shishi-mai (Lion Dance)

Wakuya and Shishi-mai (Lion Dance)

Lion dance to attract the audience and the exchanges with Wakuya (Lion Handler) are fun at all by movement that is slightly humorous for Wakuya (Lion Handler) and dance with lion force♪
Ryukyu karate, the old martial arts

Ryukyu karate, the old martial arts

Ryukyu karate, karate that martial art of Chinese Tang fused with martial art “hand” (tea) of old martial arts Okinawa ancient times, and developed, and was born. The old martial arts using chi (eku) of tool rowing art of stick fighting and ship using personal tool are the highlight.
Yotsudake Dance

Yotsudake Dance

Dancers wear a hanagasa hat that resembles a lotus flower and bingata kimono. Both hands hold Ryukyu instruments called yotsudake, meaning four pieces of bamboo, which they strike together as they perform the reception dance.
Kachashi Dance

Kachashi Dance

Guests are welcome to join in during the kachashi dance at the end of the parade.In Okinawa, kachashi means “to mix happiness” so that everyone can share the joy in the celebration.

Besides, karate dances to charm dance of EISA that is traditional arts of Okinawa and powerful bu are developed!

The finale of MICHIJYUNE is large serving in song and dance “kachashi” that we roll up the audience! We watch culture, entertainment of Okinawa at a time and can sense bodily!
  • ※Program may vary according to season.
  • ※Please note that you may change place of attraction to weather.

MICHIJYUNE

It is popular attraction almost eyeball of RyukyuMura to watch MICHIJYUNE as entertainment that is entertainment, and to be able to enjoy together. /en/ Attraction schedule
09:20 - Eisa (10min)
Center Square or Kijimuna Theater when raining
10:00 - Michijyunee Parade (25min)
Center Square or Kijimuna Theater when raining
10:45 - Okinawan Dances (10min)
The Former Nishiishigaki House
11:00-Shimauta Okinawan Song Live Performance (20min)
Kijimuna Theater
11:30 - Okinawan Dances (10min)
The Former Nishiishigaki House
12:00 - Eisa (15min)
Kijimuna Theater
12:30 - Okinawan Dances (10min)
The Former Nishiishigaki House
13:00-Shimauta Okinawan Song Live Performance (20min)
Kijimuna Theater
13:00 - Okinawan Dances (10min)
chanpuru Theater
13:30 - Okinawan Dances (10min)
The Former Nishiishigaki House
14:00- Eisa (15min)
Kijimuna Theater
14:30- Okinawan Dances (10min)
The Former Nishiishigaki House
15:00-Shimauta Okinawan Song Live Performance (20min)
Kijimuna Theater
15:30 - Okinawan Dances (10min)
The Former Nishiishigaki House
16:00- Michijyunee Parade (25min)
Center Square or Kijimuna Theater when raining
16:45 - Okinawan Dances (10min)
The Former Nishiishigaki House
17:00-Shimauta Okinawan Song Live Performance (15min)
chanpuru Theater

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