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...

Quiz Night 14th March

Time for another mind bending quiz at the Alma. Put the date in your diaries now. Entitled "Rum, Sodomy and the Lash Part Two", it's rumoured there ma...

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...

Latest

Pub Olympics 25th Feb

The Harwich International Shanty Festival invite you to an afternoon of traditional pub games on Saturday 25th February 2017 in The New Bell...

  • The 2017 Festival

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

  • Quiz Night 14th March

    Time for another mind bending quiz at the Alma. Put the date...

  • 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...