The Hull Fair site
The Hull Fair site in Walton Street.

Watch Hull Fair come to life in this amazing timelapse

The big day is here – Hull Fair 2019 opens at 5pm for eight days of white-knuckle rides, brandy snap and hook-a-ducks.

But did you know the work that goes into building Europe’s largest travelling fair?

Check out this fantastic timelapse courtesy of KCOM and watch the Walton Street fairground come to life.

And meet Gilbert – Hull Fair’s oldest showman – here.

Hull Fair showman Gilbert Chadwick
The Hull New Theatre.