A number of great gatherings of Handpan, Hang ® and Pantam Enthusiasts have become annual events around the world. The following is a list of currently announced events organized by month.
January 17th-21st 2019
This event is organized by two world class handpan players, Jeremy Diffey and Adrian Portia. It is held in Sugarloaf, Australia, near Apollo Bay, which is an absolutely epic location! Our main tuner, Josh Rivera attended the first three years and offered tuning services. He has had nothing but great reviews of the people and his time at the event. More information about the event can be found on their Facebook Page.
March 15th – 18th 2018
This event is organized by Hamsa Handpan creator Stevan Morris and is held in Joshua Tree, California, USA. The event is in its fourth year and attracts a number of talented builders, tuners, and players. We attended the first two years and had a great time. More information about the event can be found on their Facebook Page.
May 4th- 5th 2018
Two stages, two days, over twenty concerts. Handpan market on Saturday. 10 workshops and counting. The first edition of the Handpan Festival Berlin will offer you a variety of styles and handpan artists. Bath in the floating sounds of the UFO-shaped singing metal. Meet like-minded people and join us in this practical protest for positive peace worldwide.
Nadishana, Archer & Tripp, Yatao, Nils Lagoda, Mandakini
Silvio Silva Goncalves, Alessio De Simone, Vibe Soldier, Mayiia Voice & handpan, Pandemonium, Zuliani Vittorio
May 18th – 21st, 2018
Panada dates for 2018 have not been released, however the same organizers are preparing for Paniaque, which is the local Handpan gathering for everyone who is passionate about these wonderful instruments. Every year, they gather on the edge of Magog Lake, in Sainte-Catherine-de_Hatley, in order to share musical moments and times centered around the Handpan. Introduction to the instrument, workshops, concert & more are scheduled during this magical weekend. More information on their Facebook Page.
May 25th – 29th, 2018
The venue is on the beach in Naxos, which is a beautiful island with amazing coast lines, great food and age old history.
Kabeção, MarcelHutter, Spyros Pan, Vitaliy Ivanov, Edoardo Ponticelli, Marlia Project.
July 2nd – 9th, 2018
HangOut, USA is an opportunity for players, builders, and enthusiasts of the handpan to deepen their knowledge and experience of this instrument and its global family. We gather to share our stories, talent, experience and most of all, our love for this beautiful and inspiring art form. Being in the Asheville, NC, USA area, we have attended every HangOut USA and it’s predecessor, Handpangea. This is always a wonderful event!
July 11th – 15th 2018
This event is held at Parc Bellevue in Valras-Plage, France. Now in its fourth year, the event offers Handpan Performances as well as master classes and various workshops. More information about the event can be found on their Facebook Page.
July 25th – 28th 2018
Held in Austria, they host an amazing and epic line up of world class handpan players each year. More information about the event can be found on their Facebook Page.
August 23rd – 26th, 2018
Located in beautiful Estes Park, Colorado during the late summer season for 4 days, 3 nights of handpan music, food, fun, concerts, workshops, handpan re-tunes and raffles, games, hikes, treks, fresh mountain air, adventures, open-mics, endless jam sessions, stargazing, meditation/sound baths, and the ever-pleasant company of the handpan community! Their event space this year is outstanding!
September 7th – 9th 2018
This is the first Handpan Gathering created. In its 12th year, it is still organized by two truly wonderful and proper gentleman, Kelly and Rob. We have been to this gathering multiple years and performed in 2015. It is also one of the biggest and most popular gatherings that attracts numerous handpan builders and world class players every year. After a few years of tickets selling out in less than a minute, they are now sold by lottery. More information about the event can be found on their Facebook Page.
September 27th – 30th, 2018
Singading is an annual meeting for hang, handpan and pantam lovers to share, learn and enjoy the magic of this instrument. Singading takes place in a silent and natural environment around 60 km away from Barcelona. There are plenty of rooms for everyone, 5 rooms for activities, an open stage, bar, swimming pool, forest, and labyrinth. The nearest village, Manresa, has a train station directly connected with Barcelona. Contact us on our Facebook Group to organize pick up from the station to Singaville.
October 5th – 7th, 2018 (To be confirmed)
Do you know about another handpan event that you would like listed on this page?
Please CONTACT us. We would be happy to add it to the list.