Friends!

Friends of Harwich International Shanty Festival   Our festival is very proud of its close ties with the local community and the loyal support ...

Festival Merchandise

Prices reduced! We have a few items of merchandise left after the festival weekend, although many items did sell out. However there are still a few...

Shanty Newsletter!

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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...

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That’s a wrap!

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  • Campervan parking

    For those of you staying in self contained caravans/camper v...

  • Online Ticket Sales

    Now Closed! Tickets are now only available from the Infor...

  • Shanty Trains

    Shanty Trains are again running during the festival. Catch t...

Events

Pirate Workshop

And here's another workshop for you. "Being a Pirate" involves making a fabulous pirate hat which ca...