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Hastings Fat Tuesday voted Event of the Year

Hastings Fat Tuesday Music Festival has won Event of the Year 2018 at the Celebration of Sussex Life Awards. The fastest growing festival in the South-East, and the UK’s largest Mardi Gras celebration, Hastings Fat Tuesday marks its 10th anniversary from 1-5  March 2019, with five days packed with live music and carnival celebrations. Borrowing heavily from the New Orleans take on Mardi Gras (“Fat Tuesday” is English for Mardi Gras), the festival is also hailed as Hastings’ answer to SXSW in Texas.

Posted 14:26 Monday, Oct 29, 2018 In: Music & Sound Tags: Event of the Year 2018 Hastings Fat Tuesday mardi gras Sussex Life The Celebration of Sussex Life Awards

Seeking Fat Tuesday musicians

Hastings Fat Tuesday festival is looking to bring the best new music to Hastings in 2018 – and they’re seeking musicians across a wide spectrum of musical genres who want to be amongst the performers rather than the audience. Hannah Collison writes. 

Posted 12:37 Friday, Nov 10, 2017 In: Music & Sound Tags: Fat Tuesday Tour Hastings Fat Tuesday Nova Twins Umbrella Parade Unplugged Fat Tuesday

Thee Sunday Sonics hit the America Ground

On Sunday 26 February the America Ground quarter of Hastings will play host to the official Hastings Fat Tuesday alternative. Thee Sunday Sonics is now in its third year and kicking. HOT’s Nick Weekes has emerged from a dusty bunker to offer this preview…

Posted 19:52 Wednesday, Feb 22, 2017 In: Music & Sound Tags: America Ground Borough Wines Danny Pockets Electronic music Hastings Fat Tuesday Leyden Jars Map 71 spoken word The Printworks Trevor Watts Video art

New music magazine prepares for take-off

Hastings is soon to have its very own original music magazine in the form of The Stinger. With its launch fast approaching, Grace Vogiatzis went to find out more

Posted 16:37 Sunday, Feb 9, 2014 In: Music & Sound Tags: Andy Gunton fat tuesday Grace Vogiatzis Hastings Hastings and St Leonards Hastings Fat Tuesday Hastings live music Pierless Music The Stinger
Preservation Sunday umbrella parade. Photo by Rebecca Gracey

In the thick of the Preservation Sunday Umbrella Parade

Preservation Sunday is part of the five-day

Posted 10:27 Wednesday, Feb 13, 2013 In: Hastings People Tags: Bevali Francis Hastings Hastings Fat Tuesday labyrinth mardi gras Presevation Sunday Radiator Arts Rebecca Gracey St Leonards

Hastings Fat Tuesday Festival 2013

Christmas is a distant memory, spring is some way away, it’s still chilly – but Hastings and St Leonards can look forward to the annual Hastings Fat Tuesday Festival!  Cathy Simpson tells all…. 

Posted 13:37 Saturday, Jan 26, 2013 In: Hastings People Tags: Hastings Fat Tuesday mardi gras Mardi Gras Ball music parade Radiator Arts Seaview Project St Michael’s Hospice umbrellas Women's Institute Xtrax
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