Rain fails to stop fun at Hastings Fat Tuesday umbrella event

High winds and heavy rain on Sunday morning saw the hastings Fat Tuesday umbrella parade moving indoors to St Mary in the Castle.

Monday, 4th March 2019, 10:34 am
Updated Monday, 4th March 2019, 10:35 am
Hastings Fat Tuesday's umbrella event held inside St Mary in the Castle. The Umbrella Parade on the seafront was cancelled due to poor weather. Photo by Frank Copper SUS-190403-092819001

People still had a great time at the event showing off their amazing costumes and colourful creations at the event which saw people enjoying dancing and live music. It featured a host of second line brass bands adding a New Orleans flavour, including the Brass Funkeys, Mariachi Las Adelitas, Sambalanca, Dende along with the irrepressible Dr Savage. Pictures by Frank Copper.

Hastings Fat Tuesday's umbrella event held inside St Mary in the Castle. The Umbrella Parade on the seafront was cancelled due to poor weather. Photo by Frank Copper SUS-190403-092830001
Hastings Fat Tuesday's umbrella event held inside St Mary in the Castle. The Umbrella Parade on the seafront was cancelled due to poor weather. Photo by Frank Copper SUS-190403-092721001
Hastings Fat Tuesday's umbrella event held inside St Mary in the Castle. The Umbrella Parade on the seafront was cancelled due to poor weather. Photo by Frank Copper SUS-190403-092710001
Hastings Fat Tuesday's umbrella event held inside St Mary in the Castle. The Umbrella Parade on the seafront was cancelled due to poor weather. Photo by Frank Copper SUS-190403-092646001
Hastings Fat Tuesday's umbrella event held inside St Mary in the Castle. The Umbrella Parade on the seafront was cancelled due to poor weather. Photo by Frank Copper SUS-190403-093402001
Hastings Fat Tuesday's umbrella event held inside St Mary in the Castle. The Umbrella Parade on the seafront was cancelled due to poor weather. Photo by Frank Copper SUS-190403-093351001
Hastings Fat Tuesday's umbrella event held inside St Mary in the Castle. The Umbrella Parade on the seafront was cancelled due to poor weather. Photo by Frank Copper SUS-190403-093300001
Hastings Fat Tuesday's umbrella event held inside St Mary in the Castle. The Umbrella Parade on the seafront was cancelled due to poor weather. Photo by Frank Copper SUS-190403-093237001
Hastings Fat Tuesday's umbrella event held inside St Mary in the Castle. The Umbrella Parade on the seafront was cancelled due to poor weather. Photo by Frank Copper SUS-190403-093215001
Hastings Fat Tuesday's umbrella event held inside St Mary in the Castle. The Umbrella Parade on the seafront was cancelled due to poor weather. Photo by Frank Copper SUS-190403-093139001
Hastings Fat Tuesday's umbrella event held inside St Mary in the Castle. The Umbrella Parade on the seafront was cancelled due to poor weather. Photo by Frank Copper SUS-190403-092634001
Hastings Fat Tuesday's umbrella event held inside St Mary in the Castle. The Umbrella Parade on the seafront was cancelled due to poor weather. Photo by Frank Copper SUS-190403-092905001
Hastings Fat Tuesday's umbrella event held inside St Mary in the Castle. The Umbrella Parade on the seafront was cancelled due to poor weather. Photo by Frank Copper SUS-190403-092853001
Hastings Fat Tuesday's umbrella event held inside St Mary in the Castle. The Umbrella Parade on the seafront was cancelled due to poor weather. Photo by Frank Copper SUS-190403-092842001
Hastings Fat Tuesday's umbrella event held inside St Mary in the Castle. The Umbrella Parade on the seafront was cancelled due to poor weather. Photo by Frank Copper SUS-190403-093127001
Hastings Fat Tuesday's umbrella event held inside St Mary in the Castle. The Umbrella Parade on the seafront was cancelled due to poor weather. Photo by Frank Copper SUS-190403-093103001
Hastings Fat Tuesday's umbrella event held inside St Mary in the Castle. The Umbrella Parade on the seafront was cancelled due to poor weather. Photo by Frank Copper SUS-190403-093039001
Hastings Fat Tuesday's umbrella event held inside St Mary in the Castle. The Umbrella Parade on the seafront was cancelled due to poor weather. Photo by Frank Copper SUS-190403-093027001
Hastings Fat Tuesday's umbrella event held inside St Mary in the Castle. The Umbrella Parade on the seafront was cancelled due to poor weather. Photo by Frank Copper SUS-190403-093003001
Hastings Fat Tuesday's umbrella event held inside St Mary in the Castle. The Umbrella Parade on the seafront was cancelled due to poor weather. Photo by Frank Copper SUS-190403-092929001
Hastings Fat Tuesday's umbrella event held inside St Mary in the Castle. The Umbrella Parade on the seafront was cancelled due to poor weather. Photo by Frank Copper SUS-190403-093457001