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The Falmouth International Sea Shanty Festival was founded in 2003 with a mission is to keep the history of the sea alive; the days of sail by performing sea shanties, songs of the sea and Cornish songs. Spread across from Friday until Sunday, featuring pop-up bars and music stages throughout Falmouth town, bringing shanty groups from across the UK, Brittany, Holland, Spain, Canada and Ireland together in a celebration of all things nautical.

Here you will find all the latest Falmouth shanty news, as well as articles dating back to when the International Falmouth Sea Shanty Festival all began…

School Children Join In The Shanty Fun!

Cancelled Performances on Saturday 18th June 2022

Festival Comfort, Safety and Parking Information

Visit the Classics Maritime Village

Groups Festival Parade

Visit the Arts & Crafts Market!

The programme is here!