2022 ROKUGATSUDO SCHEDULE

Rokugatsudo season is coming.

Due to the coronavirus outbreak, the festivals have not been held for two years, but a number of shrines have decided to hold them this year!

Rokugatsudo is held only in the area where are used to be Satsuma Domain, and they are related to a Shimazu lord. Details about Rokugatsudo are here.

Check the schedule out of Rokugatsudo (六月灯), festivals!

(As of June 30th, 2022)

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(Note)

Only ceremony will be held. No stalls. (The information below is based on previous years.)
☆The dates change each year.
・Event details and times are listed based on previous years and are subject to change.
・Dates are subject to change.
・Due to coronavirus infection control measures, there may be some changes depending on the situation.
Please contact each shrine for details.
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Rokugatsudo Schedule 2022

 

Kagoshima city Area

 

Date

Venue

Address

Phone Number

Time

 
July

 

 

1(Fri)

Yasaka Shrine
(八坂神社)

26-1
Shimizu-cho,
Kagoshima city
Map→①

099-247-1464 18:00
2 (Sat) Funatama Shrine
(船魂神社)

5-15
Shin-yashiki-cho, Kagoshima city
Map→②

099-226-7457 17:00  

*Yamamiya Shrine
(山宮神社)

1814 Mochiki-cho, Kagoshima city
(Sakurajima area)
     

*Himemiya Shrine
(姫宮神社)

363 Nojiri-cho, Kagoshima city
(Sakurajima area)
Map→③

   
3 (Sun)

Inari Shrine
(稲荷神社)

34-15 Inari-cho, Kagoshima city
Map→④

099-248-4389 17:00

Inari Shrine
(稲荷神社)

Yoshida-cho,
Kagoshima city
   

Inari Shrine
(稲荷神社)
Itsukushima Shrine
(厳島神社)

3-35,
Matsubara-cho
Kagoshima city
(@ Matsuraba Shrine)
Map→⑤

松原神社
099-222-0343

18:00

(例年)

5 (Tue)

*☆Sui Shrine
(水神社)

46
Sarkurajima-Matsuura-cho,
Kagoshima city
Map→⑦

 

6 (Wed)

Minamikata Shrine
(南方神社)

124 Shimizu-cho, Kagoshima city
(Kanmachi area)
Map→⑥

   
8 (Fri)

Hachiman Shrine
(八幡神社)

3577 Honmyo-cho,
Kagoshima city
(Yoshida area)
Map→⑧
   

Tsukada Shrine
(塚田神社)

Okanohara-cho,
Kagoshima city
(Yoshino area)
Map→⑨

   

Minamikata Shrine
(南方神社)

Okanohara-cho,
Kagoshima city
(Yoshino area)
Map→⑩

   
July 9 (Sat)

Ichinomiya Shrine
(一ノ宮神社)

2-4-27 Korimoto, Kagoshima city
Map→⑪

099-254-0092 18:00

Wakamiya Shrine
(若宮神社)

7-30 Ikenoue-cho, Kagoshima city
Map→⑫

099-248-2789 18:00

Isachisa Shrine
(伊佐智佐神社)

3-41-1 Taniyama, Kagoshima city
Map→⑬

099-266-0700 18:00
10 (Sun)

*Mifune Shrine
(三船神社)

9996 Yoshicno-cho,
Kagoshima city
Map→⑭

   

Shobu Shrine
(菖蒲神社)

4234 Yoshino-cho,
Kagoshima city
Map→⑮
   

*Nanayashiro Shrine
(七社神社)

7131 Yoshino-cho,
Kagoshima city
Map→⑯

   
11 (Mon)

Shiogama Shrine
(塩釜神社)

1054
Taniyama-shioya-cho,
Kagoshima city
Map→⑰
  18:00
11 (Mon)
& 12
(Tue)

Okuninushi Shrine
(大国主神社)

7 Kinsei-cho,
Kagoshima city
Map→⑱

   
13 (Wed)

Kashiwabara Shrine
(柏原神社)

2-4155
Taniyama-chuo,
Kagoshima city
Map→⑲

099-269-1225 17:00
15 (Fri)

Hachiman Shrine
(八幡神社)

Tagami-cho,
Kagoshima city
Map→㉒
   

*Suwa Shrine
(諏訪神社)

3456 Koyamada-cho,
Kagoshima city
Map→㉓

   

15 (Fri)
& 16 (Sat)

Terukuni Shrine
(照国神社)

19-35
Terukuni-cho,
Kagoshima city

Map→㉔

*Fireworks display
→ 20:30 ~

099-222-1820 18:30
雨天決行

Sengokutenjin Shrine
(千石天神神社)

Higashi-sengoku-cho,
Kagoshima city
Map→㉕

  17:00(例年)
16 (Sat)

*☆Taga Shrine
(多賀神社)

32-32
Shimizu-cho,
Kagoshima city
(NearTagayama Park)
Map→㉖
099-247-1756  

Ta-no-Kami
(田之神 / agricultural god)

2-7-21
Shimo-arata , Kagoshima city
(@Arata Hachiman shrine )
Map→㉗

荒田八幡

099-252-6744

 

*Ise Shrine
(伊勢神社)

7-24-1 Shimo-ishiki-cho, Kagoshima city
Map→㉘

   

☆Shirayamahime Shrine
(白山姫神社)

Yoshino-cho, Kagoshima City

   

☆Chinju Shrine
(鎮守神社)

2594 Yoshino-cho, Kagoshima city
Map→㊲

   
July

 

17 (Sun)

☆Shiogama Shrine
(塩竈神社)

32-13
Shinyashiki-cho,
Kagoshima city
Map→㉑

099-227-1272  

*Yoshimitsu Shrine
(吉満神社)

7-26-15 Tagami
Kagoshima city
Map→㊳
   

Hachiman Shrine
(八幡神社)

Miyanoura-cho
Kagoshima city
(Yoshida area)
Map→㉙

   

17 (Sun)
& 18 (Mon)

Nanshu Shrine
(南洲神社)

2-1 Kami-tatsuo-cho,
Kagoshima city
(Kanmachi area)
Map→㉚

099-247-6076 18:00
小雨決行
18 (Mon) Kodaka Shrine
(小鷹神社)

1171 Shimoda-cho, Kagoshima City
(Yoshino Aria)

   

Tsurugane Shrine
(鶴嶺神社)

2-1 Kami-tatsuo-cho,
Kagoshima city
(Kanmachi area)
Map→㉛

099-247-1551
(仙巌園)
18:00

Kagoshima Shrine
(鹿児島神社)

2-58-3 Somuta Kagoshima city
Map→㉜

099-222-9380 18:00

Shinmei Shrine
(神明神社)

3-27-3 Usuki,
Kagoshima city
Map→㉝

099-255-7710 18:00

*Kuromaru Shrine
(黒丸神社)

856 Yamada-cho,
Kagoshima city
Map→㉞
   

Ochisoko Shrine
(尾地底神社)

217 Sakurajima-akobaru-cho,
Kagoshima city
Map→㉟

   
July 19 (Tue)

Takebe Shrine
(建部神社)

2-43-16 Take, Kagoshima city
Map→㊱

099-258-1466 18:00
20 (Wed)

Ukemochi Shrine
(宇気母智神社)

2-7-21 Arata,
Kagoshima city
(@ Arata Hachiman Shrine )
Map→㉗
 

 

 
21 (Thu)

*Kawakami Tenmangu Shrine
(川上天満宮)

834 Kawakami-cho,
Kagoshima city
(Yoshino area)
Map→㊴
   

Inari Shrine
(稲荷神社)

4008 Yuda,
Higashi-ichiki Town,
Hioki City
Map→62

099-274-5650  
22 (Fri)

Hie Kamoike Sanno Shrine
(日枝鴨池山王神社)

1-8-23 Kamoike, Kagoshima city
Map→㊵

099-254-8853 16:00

Tokiwa Hie Shrine
(常盤日枝神社)

1-17-48 Tokiwa, Kagoshima city
Map→㊶
099-256-3738 18:00

Harara Hie Shrine
(原良日枝神社)

5-3-1 Harara-cho,
Kagoshima city
Map→㊷

099-253-0180 17:00

Hie Shrine
(日枝神社)

4-20 Ono, Kagoshima city
Map→㊸

   

Hieda Shrine
(日枝神社)

1564 Kawakami-cho,
Kagoshima city
Map→㊹

   
23 (Sat)

Matsubara Shrine
(松原神社)

3-35 Matsubara-cho,
Kagoshima city
Map→⑤

099-222-0343 18:00

*Saenokami Shrine
(塞神神社)

4-4849
Taniyama-chuo, Kagoshima city

Map→㊻

   
24 (Sun)

☆Yasaka Shrine
Gion Festival
(八坂神社祇園祭)

26-1 Shimizu-cho,
Kagoshima city
(Kanmachi area)
Map→①

   

*Atago Hirakiki Shrine
(愛宕枚聞神社)

1004 Sakurajima-akamizu-cho,
Kagoshima city
Map→㊽
   
July

 

 

 

 

24 (Sun)
& 25 (Mon)

Arata Hachimangu Shrine
(荒田八幡宮)

2-7-21 Shimo-arata,
Kagoshima city
Map→㉗

099-252-6744 18:30
雨天決行
25 (Mon)

*Statues at Terukuni Shrine
(照国神社三公銅像)

19-35
Terukuni-cho,
Kagoshima city
Map→㉔

照国神社

099-222-1820

 

*Kogarasu Shrine
(小烏神社)

Sakurajima-koike-cho,
Kagoshima city
Map→㊾

   

*Eboshidake Shrine
(烏帽子嶽神社)

4960 Hirakawa-cho,
Kagoshima city
Map→㊿

099-261-2105  

*Iso Tenjin Sugawara Shrine
(磯天神菅原神社)

9678 Yoshino-cho,
Kagoshima city
(Iso area)
Map→51

099-247-9518 18:00
27 (Wed)

Minamikata Shrine
(南方神社)

210 Sakurajima-take-cho,
Kagoshima city
Map→54

   
28 (Thu)

Inishiki Shrine
(伊邇色神社.)

2-9-30 Shimo-ishiki,
Kagoshima city
Map→55

099-229-5715  

Kasuga Shrine
(春日神社)

4-38 Kasuga-cho,
Kagoshima city
(Kanmachi area)
Map→56

   

☆*Suwa Shrine
(諏訪神社)

2620 Nishi-beppu-cho, Kagoshima city
Map→58

   

*Minamikata Shrine
(南方神社)
(Commonly called:Suwa Shrine /
諏訪神社)

6300Kami-fukumoto-cho,
Kagoshima city
Map→57

   
July

 

29 (Fri)

Shirayamahime Shrine
(白山比咩神社)

1293 Chuzan-cho,
Kagoshima city

   
30 (Sat)

Tsukiyomi Shrine
(月讀神社)

1722-8 Sakurajima-yokoyama-cho,
Kagoshima city
(Near the ferry terminal)
Map→59

099-293-2109 16:00

31 (Sun)
1 (Mon)

Ken Gokoku Shrine
(縣護国神社)

2-60-7 Somuta, Kagoshima city
*Usually, Some stage performances will be held.
Map→60

099-226-7030 18:00
雨天決行

Aug

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*****Below is the information for 2019. It will be updated soon.*****

Hokusatsu Area

 

Date

Place

Address

Phone

Time

Jul. 13th(Sat)&14th(Sun)

Hakozaki-hachiman Shrine
(箱崎八幡神社)

46 Kami-chishiki-town,
Izumi city
Map→①

Kids’ taiko performances, dance performances and other things will be held.

0996-62-2219

18:00~

14th(Sun)

Kusunoki Shrine
(楠木神社)

1030 Miyanojo-Yachi, Satsuma town, Satsuma county
Map→②

Goldfish-shaped nebuta floats will be decollated instead of lanterns.
About 30 stalls will sell foods, drinks and sundry goods

Traffic regulation:
13:30~22:30
(The street in front of the shrine)

16:00~21:00

Cancelled only in case of heavy rain

17th(Wed)

Kannouji
(感応時)

5735 Shimocyo,
Noda-town,
Izumi city
Map→③

Dance performances and Shimazu daiko (drum) performances will be held.

19:00
21st(Fri)

Kashikuri Shrine
(加紫久利神社)

 

1272 Shimosaba town, Izumi city
Map→④

0996-67-2800
29th(Mon)

Itsukushima  Shrine
(厳島神社)

3845−6
Kami-okawauchi,
Izumi city
Map→⑤

0996-68-2552 19:00

31st(Wed)

Nitta Shrine
(新田神社)

1935-2 Miyauchi-cho,
Satsuma-sendai city
Map→⑥

0996-22-4722


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Kirishima / Aira Area

 

Date

Place

Address

Phone

Time

Jul. 19th(Fri) Kirishima Shrine
(霧島神社)

2627 Kami-gyutoku, Kamou town, Aira city
Map→①

20th(Sat)

Atago Shrine
(愛宕神社)

296 Wakimoto,
Aira city
Map→②

090-8629-2223

Kids’ Mikoshi Parade:
17:00~
Rokugatsudo
18:00~

28th(Sun)

Kagoshima Jingu Shrine
(鹿児島神宮)

496 Uchi,
Hayato town,
Kirishima city
Map→③

Parking: 250 spaces
Taiko performances, recitation of a myth, a raffle and a fireworks display will be held.

0995-42-0020

Event:
18:00~
Cancelled only in case of heavy rain 

Kumano  Shrine
(熊野神社)

794 Shinko,
Hayato town,
Kirishima city

Map→④

31st(wed)

Kamou-hachiman Shrine
(蒲生八幡神社)

2259-1 Kami-gyutoku,
Kamou town,
Aira city
Map→⑤
0995-52-9092 18:00

Aug. 5th(Mon)

Kirishima Jingu Shrine
(霧島神宮)

2608-5
Kirishima-taguchi,
Kirishima city
Map→⑥

P:600 spaces

0995-57-0001 17:00
Fireworks display:
21:00
Cancelled only in case of heavy rain

(The fireworks display will be canceled in case of rain)

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Nansatsu Area

 

Time

Place

Address

Phone

Time

Jul. 9th(Tue)&10th(Wed)

Toyotamahime Shrine
(豊玉姫神社)

16510-1 Kori,
Chiran town,
Minami-kyushu city
Map→①
Parking: 50 spaces
0993-83-4335

A famous puppet theater automates by water:
(9:00 ~)

Cancelled only in case of heavy rain

18th(Wed)

Hirakiki Shrine
(枚聞神社)

1366 Kaimon-jucho,
Ibusuki city
Map→②
0993-32-2007 18:00
23rd(Tue)

Takeda Shrine
(竹田神社) 
  

17932
Kaseda-takeda,
Minami-satsuma city
Map→③
0993-52-2841

Festival:

10:00~
Lighting Lanterns::18:00~

25th(Thu)

Ibusuki Shrine
(揖宿神社)

773 Higashikata,
Ibusuki city
Map→④
0993-22-4052

19:00

28th(Sun)

Minamikata Shrine
(南方神社)

398 Kago-fumoto-machi,
Makurazaki city
Map→⑤
0993-72-2629

Onamuchi Shrine
(大汝牟遅神社)

2263 Nakahara, Fukiage town,
Hioki city
Map→⑥

Aug. 5th(Sun)

Ebisu Shrine
(えびす神社)

2092 Nakahara,
Fukiage town,
Hioki city

Map→⑦

099-296-2074

18:30

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Osumi Area

 

Date

Place

Address

Phone

Time

July

12th
(Fri)

Denka Shrine
(殿加神社)

163 Tagami,
Tarumizu city
Map→①

13th
(Sat)

Suwa Shraine
(諏訪神社)

5076Nejime-Kawaminami, Minami-Osumi town, Kimotsuki county
Map→②

0994-24-2639

19:00~

15th
(Mon)

Wakamiya Shrine
(若宮神社)

1740 Nejjime-kawakita,
Minami-osumi town,
Kimotsuki county
Map→③

Minami-Osumi Town Office

0994-24-3115

19th
(Fri)

Tanuki Shrine
(手貫神社)

893 Honjo,
Tarumizu city
Map→④
20th
(Sat)

Kagoshima Shrine
(鹿児島神社)
(Commonly called: Shimomiya Shrine / 下宮神社)

88 Minami-matsubaratown,
Tarumizu city
Map→⑤

0994-32-1480

18:00

Tsuma Shrine
(都萬神社)

1589 Karijuku,
Osaki town,
So county
Map→⑥

Evening~

21st
(Sun)

Kirimeouji Shrine
(切目王子神社)

185 Kunugibaru,
Tarumizu city
Map→⑦

Tarumizu City Tourism Association
0994-32-8839
24th
(Wed)

Yasaka Shrine
(八坂神社)

51 Honmachi,
Tarumizu city
Map→⑧
Tarumizu City Tourism Association
0994-32-8839

18:00

25th
(Thu)

Sumiyoshi Shrine
(住吉神社)

3995 Ninokaata,
Sueyoshi town,
So city
Map→⑨

 

Sugawara Shrine
(菅原神社)

651 Kaigata,
Tarumizu city
Map→⑩

28th
(Sun)

Kaminuki Shrine
(神貫神社)

3299 Shinjo,
Tarumizu city
Map→⑪

31st
(Wed)

Nanakariosatanuki Shrine
(七狩長田貫神社)
(Commonly called: Tasaki Shrine / 田崎神社)

517 Tasaki town,
Kanoya city
Map→⑫

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Southern Islands

 

Date

Place

Address

Phone

Time

July 15th
(Mon)

SumiyoshiShrine
(住吉神社)

233 Nakama,
Kikai town,
Oshima county
Map→①

17th
(Wed)

Kumano Shrine
(熊野神社)

6029 Sakai,
Nakatane town,
Kumage county
Map→②

0997-72-4316
27th
(Sat)

Shirane Shrine
(白嶺神社)

528 Tokuwaze, Tokunosima town,
Oshima county
Map→③

27th
(Sat)
&
28th
(Sun)

Takachiho Shrine
(高千穂神社)

19-1 Ine town, Naze,
Amami city
Map→④

0997-52-1345

Shinto Ritual:
18:30
Stage performances:
19:00

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