Hat Fair

5 July 2024 - 7 July 2024

Hat Fair is Britain’s longest running festival of street theatre and outdoor arts – taking place in Winchester in July every year.

Hat Fair, named after the tradition of throwing donations into performance hats, first burst onto the Winchester scene in 1974 as a busker’s festival.

It has developed a strong reputation and following, providing a weekend filled with hundreds of colourful and exciting performances.

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