Harwich International Sea Shanty Festival

11th October 2019 – 13th October 2019 all-day
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10/10/2019 23:00:00 13/10/2019 23:00:00 36 Harwich
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The Harwich International Shanty Festival was set up in 2006 to organise and co-ordinate an annual sea shanty festival over a weekend in October. Through concerts, ‘singarounds’, pub sessions, talks and workshops, the history and heritage of Harwich as part of the British seafaring nation is celebrated, promoted and perpetuated by local people and groups. This is unique for the county of Essex and is attracting audiences countrywide and beyond.