Sado Island Taiko Centre (Tatako-kan) makes finding a workshop easy.

From March 6 (Sat) to November 21 (Sun), on weekends and public holidays taiko encounter workshops will be available at designated times, making it easy to drop in for some fun with the drums.


Mar 6 (Sat) to Nov 21 (Sun), on weekends (Sat/Sun) and public holidays, 3 times a day.

Sado Island Taiko Centre

Start times:
10:00, 13:30. 15:00
Note: During summer vacation, a fourth Sat. session will start at 17:00. (Jul 17-Aug 31.)
Workshop Length:
Approx. 1 hour
Adults 1,500 yen, ages 6-12 800 yen
25 people per session
Application Deadline:
By 17:00 the day before you wish to take part. These are not private workshops, so please be prepared to drum with others in the same session.