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Every year, throughout the world, various harp conferences, camps, festivals, retreats and workshops are held. These annual and semi-annual events are anticipated by harpists everywhere as an opportunity to meet, collaborate, and learn from one another. Is your conference listed below? Add it now!

Which festival is closest to you? We hope to see you there!

  • One guideline for posting your event on this page: please highlight the title of your festival, click the link icon in the editor, and add the full link to the title. Be sure to include "http://www" in your link. It will help our tables stay neat. Thank you!


Festival Name Month of Year Frequency
World Harp Congress July Triennial


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Festival Name City State/Province Country Month of Year Frequency
Harp Society of South Africa National Harp Festival Johannesburg Gauteng South Africa August / September Annual


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Festival Name City State/Province Country Month of Year Frequency
Osaka Irish Harp Festival Tokyo Japan Annual


Festival Name City State/Province Country Month of Year Frequency
Australian Harp Weekend Sydney NSW Australia July 2016


Festival Name City State/Province Country Month of Year Frequency
Achill Harp Festival Oilean Acla Mayo Ireland October
Ardival - Beginners Course Strathpeffer Scotland United Kingdom May Annual
Ardival - Wire-Strung Course Strathpeffer Scotland United Kingdom October Annual
Burghauser Harfenfrühling Burghausen Germany March Annual
Cairde na Cruite Termonfeckin Louth Ireland June-July Annual
Dutch Harp Festival Utrecht the Netherlands Feb-April Annual
Edinburgh International Harp Festival Edinburgh Scotland United Kingdom April Annual
East Anglia Harp Festival Norwich England United Kingdom March Annual
II Festival Internacional de Arpa Vila de Noia Villa de Noia Spain August Annual
Harp and Heritage Weekend Bandon Cork Ireland August Annual
Harp on Wight Isle of Wight England United Kingdom October Annual
International Harp Friends Meeting Leerdam Gelderland the Netherlands May Annual
International Festival of Harp Salsomaggiore Terme Italy
Nordic Harp Meeting Turku Finland October Annual
Scoil na gClairseach Kilkenny Kilkenny Ireland August Annual
Wales Harp Festival Caernarfon Wales United Kingdom April Annual
Harfensommer Lauterbach Hessen Germany July Annual

North America[]

Festival Name City State/Province Country Month of Year Frequency
American Harp Center Petoskey Michigan USA
American Harp Society Inc., National Conference USA June-July Biennial
American Harp Society, Inc. Summer Institute Logan Utah USA June Annual
Bowdoin International Music Festival Brunswick Maine USA June-August Annual
Celtic Harp Workshops at SummerKeys Lubec Maine USA August Annual
Connecticut Valley Harp Intensive Simsbury Connecticut USA July-August Annual
Elyrica Summer Chamber Music Program Ridgefield Connecticut USA July Annual
Glissando Summer Harp Fest Baltimore Maryland USA July Annual
HarpArts Music Retreat Petoskey Michigan USA May-June Annual
Harp Gathering Sauder Village Ohio USA May Annual
Harp in the Mountains Madisonburg Pennsylvania USA July Annual
Harp Institute Ann Arbor Michigan USA July Annual
Harp Mastery Fall Retreat


Tennessee USA October Annual
Harp Mastery Winter Retreat Davenport Florida USA February Annual
Harper's Escape New Brunswick New Jersey USA October Annual
Houston Summer Harp Festival Houston Texas USA June-July Annual
Illinois Summer Harp Class Urbana Illinois USA June Annual
Interlochen Harp Summer Program Interlochen Michigan USA June-August Annual
Mid Atlantic Harp Day Philadelphia Pennslyvania USA March-April Annual
Midwest Harp Festival Tulsa Oklahoma USA March Annual
Minnesota Scottish Harp Festival Minneapolis Minnesota USA July Annual
New Orleans Jazz and Pop Harp Weekend New Orleans Louisiana USA June Annual
Northern Lights Harp Festival Cornwall Ontario Canada October Biennial
Ohio Scottish Arts School Rocky River Ohio USA June-July Annual
RMS Harp Program Steamboat Springs Colorado USA July Annual
RVA Harp Day Richmond Virginia USA September-November Annual
Saratoga Harp Colony Saratoga Springs New York USA June-August Annual
Somerset Folk Harp Festival Parsippany New Jersey USA July Annual
Southeastern Harp Weekend Asheville North Carolina USA October Annual
Spanish Peaks International Celtic Harp Retreat Walsenburg Colorado USA September Annual
Summer Harp Academy, The Lake Junaluska North Carolina USA June-July Annual
Summer Harp Camp Redlands California USA July Annual
Summer Harp Institute Richmond Virginia USA July-August Annual
Young Artists Harp Program Boston Massachusetts USA July-August Annual
Young Artists Harp Seminar Rabun Gap Georgia USA June-July Annual

South America[]

Festival Name City State/Province Country Month of Year Frequency
Festival Internacional de Arpa Venezuela San Cristobal Venezuela September
Festival Mundial del Arpa en el Paraguay Asunción Paraguay October Annual
Rio Harp Festival Rio de Janeiro Brazil May Annual