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 18th-22nd 2018
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 two years and offered tuning services. He 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.
June 16th – 18th 2017
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 27th – 30th 2017
Held in Austria, this event is in its second year. In their first year, they hosted an amazing and epic line up of world class handpan players. More information about the event can be found on their Facebook Page.
August 31st – September 7th 2017
In its 5th year, this event is organized by Maria Margarita and Antonio Monteiro. It is held at Lugar dos Anjos, Vila Do Porto on the beautiful island of Santa Maria, Açores, Portugal. More information about the event can be found on their Facebook Page.
September 8th – 10th 2017
This is the first Handpan Gathering created. In its 11th 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 28th – October 1st 2017
Located in the beautiful San Juan Mountains of Southwestern Colorado during the Fall 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, campfires, stargazing, meditation/sound baths, and the ever-pleasant company of the handpan community!
November 17th – 19th 2017
A wonderful weekend of Handpan music, jams, workshops, concerts, food, yoga, trekking, sharing & more in the middle of beautiful nature of Quebec, Canada! Beginners, intermediate & advanced players are welcome to this gathering focused around the marvelous instrument that is the Handpan. Panada is above all an event to get this wonderful community together and share moments of music, joy and learning. There will be instruments on site available to play for people without Handpans.
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.