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 19th-23rd 2017
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.
February 23rd -27th 2017
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
Last on the list only because it is latest in the year, 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.
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.