This is a new commercial area in Chatan Town with various shops lining a walkway along the coastline and chartered boats departing daily from berths in the marina for the Kerama Islands. Six new hotels, including a Doubletree by Hilton, and condominiums are scheduled to open by 2020, adding to the already existing Hilton Okinawa Chatan Resort.All along the walkways extending from here past American Village and Sunset Beach to Araha Beach are popular spots for watching the sunset.
8-11 Mihama, Chatan Town
Hours: 18:00-21:30 *Performances: 19:00-19:45, 20:00-20:45; Sat 18:00-21:00 (Rinken Band: 19:00-20:30)
Admission: 2,800 yen for adults, 1,200 yen for children. (Rinken Band: 4,500 yen for adults, 1,700 yen for children. *Advance reservations required. One beverage included.)
Reopened in January 2018, Kalahaai is an entertainment restaurant operated by the popular Rinken Band, a pioneer of Okinawan folk music and pop. Along with tasty Okinawan dishes, there are live music performances by Okinawan folk artists including Tink Tink, produced by Teruya Rinken, the leader of Rinken Band, from Sunday to Friday and a special live show on Saturday featuring Rinken Band.