Street Arts

Woolly Hat Fair 2016

Street Arts, including Street Theatre, is an art form that changes everyday surroundings into unique stages - unexpected situations, performances, sights or sounds transform the streets or public spaces in a lively and direct way.

Hat Fair

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

For more information about Hat Fair, how to get involved and to see highlights of the past festivals check out

Woolly Hat Fair

Woolly Hat Fair is a new winter event designed to bring the spirit of Hat Fair to Winchester’s Christmas celebrations.

Each year Woolly Hat Fair will find surprising ways to bring free live performance to audiences in the city.  Photo by Stephen Cook.

More details can be found at