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Falmouth Sea Shanty Festival Performances


The annual Falmouth Sea Shanty Festival is fast approaching and we are excited as ever to be sponsors of this momentous event! Music is at the heart of Cornish culture and we can’t wait to celebrate this summer. One of the biggest maritime music concerts anywhere in Europe, this festival is a must-see. Groups travel from far and wide, for an event that promises to fill the town with music and infuse Falmouth with a great community spirit.


The Working Boat pub is an official venue which means you can watch 20 fantastic acts sing the songs of the sea whilst you admire the harbour views . Alongside an array of food to fuel an exciting weekend, we’ll also be serving a range of Cornish ales, beers and other beverages. So get ready to sink a few pints and start toe-tapping to the shanties!


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Friday 14th June

1pm-2pm – Seaweed In The Fruitlocker
2pm-3pm – Odds & Sods
3pm-4pm – Month’s Advance
4pm-5pm – Missin’ Tackle
5pm-6pm – Freddies Barnet
6pm-7pm – Press Gang
7pm-8pm – Bryher’s Boys
8.30pm-9.30pm – The Longest Johns
10pm-11pm – Les Souillies De Fond De Cale


Saturday 15th June

1pm-2pm – Brise Glase
2:30p-3.30pm – Pirates of St Piran
4pm-5pm – The Oggymen
5:30pm-6:30pm – Les Venus De Matelot
7pm-8pm – Swinging The Lead
8:30pm-9:30pm – Stus’ls Shanty Groupe
10pm-11pm – Molgoggers


Sunday 16th June

12pm-1pm – Captain Cat & The Sailors
1:30pm-2:30pm – Barretts Privateers
3pm-4pm – 5 Men Not Called Matt
4:30pm-5:30pm – Severn Wailers


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To book a table at The Working Boat, please call 01326 314283. We will be busy throughout the weekend, so bookings are highly advised if you would like to eat with us.


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