One of the biggest maritime music concerts anywhere in Europe!
With over 50 shanty groups, 20 venues and 250 hours of shanty singing! Falmouth town will be filled with music, singing and great community spirit! Groups are coming from far and wide including Netherlands, France, USA and right across the UK. In the past the likes of Fisherman’s Friends, Rum & Shrub, Exmouth Shantymen and many more have appeared!
The Falmouth International Sea Shanty Festival is held at multiple venues throughout the town but the main stages are Custom House Quay, Events Square (Discovery Quay) and The Moor. We also have a variety of venues such as public houses, King Charles the Martyr church, cafes and mobile performing spots throughout the main streets.