The 2017 Festival

The 12th Harwich International Sea Shanty Festival will be held from 13th to 15th October 2017 . Please put these dates in your diary, on the wall cal...

2016 Shanty CD available

There are still a few 2016 compilation CDs left in stock. Price now reduced to £5.00 plus £2.00 p&p.  If you live locally (no postage) please enqu...

The Festival in brief

Harwich International Shanty Festival takes place at a number of venues throughout Harwich, Essex. Shanties and Sea Songs reverberate throughout the o...

Competitions for 2016

There were three competitions in 2016!  ...

Latest

Pub Olympics

Thanks to everyone who came along to our Pub Olympics on Saturday 25th February, either to compete or to help out. We raised £57.00 for the ...

  • The 2017 Festival

    The 12th Harwich International Sea Shanty Festival will be h...

  • 2016 Shanty CD available

    There are still a few 2016 compilation CDs left in stock. Pr...

Events

Inner State Theatre

Inner State are now a familiar sight at our festivals. This year Andy and Christine will be Inner...