SLIDESHOW: Umbrella Parade

Hastings Fat Tuesday has been rapidly gaining ground over the last nine years and now boasts a programme of 10 featured events, most of which are free, and more than 150 acts.

In 2017 the festival drew an audience of 11,000 over five days. For the full artist line-up visit

Photo by Frank Copper

Photo by Frank Copper

Slideshow photos by Frank Copper.

Our Umbrella Parade video can be viewed here: