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Hat Fair Festival

Hat Fair 2019

Fri 5 – Sun 7 July 
Festival / Outdoor Arts
Tickets FREE
BOX OFFICE 01962 840 440

The UK’s longest continually running Outdoor Arts festival – now in its 45th year!

Three days of entertainment featuring theatre, dance and circus events.

Friday & Saturday
Throughout Winchester city centre.

Sunday Family Day
At North Walls Recreation Ground.

Highlights for this year’s festival…

  • Motionhouse retun with Wild, a brand new show co-commissioned by Hat Fair. Expect a daring dance/circus performance based in and on a forest of poles!
  • Congregation an immersive, sound art procession from multi-award winning composer and artist Ray Lee.
  • Tickertape Parade’s Fantabulosa! a glitter-filled world of drag and queer performance, created for 3-8 year olds but fabulous for all ages!
  • Wild N Beets’ Buck A Brenda, a playful ‘end-of-the-pier’ disability politics twist on the classic family favourite game Buck A Roo.
  • Thingumajig Theatre’s Ghost Caribou a nightmare street procession of giant illuminated creatures.

Hat Fair Festival is FREE to attend!
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Help keep Hat Fair free by giving generously at the festival.

To make a more substantial donation or to sponsor an event contact or call Becca Moore on 01962 840 600.

Photo: Hat Fair 2018 by Adrienne Photography

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