Harwich International Shanty Festival

Event details

Shanty weekend with song and music.

Event date & time: 

Friday, 7 October, 2022 - 11:00 to Sunday, 9 October, 2022 - 23:00

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Venues throughout the old seaport town of Harwich

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Contact Name: 

Pamela Fitzgerald

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Some events are ticketed. Many are free

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Ferry boat at Ha'penny Pier Harwich

The old town of Harwich fills with colour and sound over the Shanty weekend with song and music, street theatre, pirates, classic boats, crafts, guided walks and more. Take a trip on a Thames Sailing Barge, attend a workshop or concert or travel on the specially decorated Shanty Train. Full details on: https://harwichshantyfestival.co.uk/ and follow us on Facebook for up to date news.

11am - 11pm