THE Winchester Hat Fair 2024 has taken over the city.

Local artists, performers and musicians have occupied the streets since Friday, July 5, keeping residents and tourists entertained throughout the weekend.

Those who braved the weather on Saturday were treated to camera obscurers, street performers, magicians, musicians and a beautiful chorus.

This gallery of 59 photos shows boxing, juggling and more.

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Boxing in Abbey GardensBoxing in Abbey Gardens (Image: Stuart Martin)

Click the image at the top to scroll through the photos, and try to see if you can spot yourself.

This year the acts at Hat Fair will include NoFit State Circus, Bailey’s Original Seaside Imaginarium and Raggle Taggle Arts. Plus, two Hat Fair returners – Tit for Tat Circus and Jeanefer Jean-Charles.

Punters can expect circus, storytelling, stunts, physical theatre, clog dancing, singing, sword fighting, eccentric juggling, contemporary dance and Caribbean choreography.

For more information about the Hat Fair and the performers this weekend, visit