The activities formerly known as Hastings Pride Arts have evolved into the all-new alternative stage at the Hastings Pride Festival on Sunday 26th August 2018.


Featuring an eclectic selection of poetry, spoken word, comedy and entertainment, it all starts at 1pm (main stage entertainment starts at 12noon) after the Pride Parade makes its way to the festival site (The Oval, Bohemia Road). Includes a special Poetry Slam competition, Quick Fire Open Mic, and performances from the talents of:

Dillon Jaxx (poetry)
Mark Rodrigues (music)
Aiden Bex (poetry)
Kitty Andrews (music)
Emma Joliffe (poetry)
Shaun Howe (comedy)
Alice Denny (poetry)
Charlie House (music)
Anny Knight (poetry)
Dan Graham (music)
Earl Grey (music)
Oresome Sounds (music)

Hosted by Lucas Howard (Slam Dunk) and Mark Barwell (Hastings Pride).

Starbase Beta at Hastings Pride 2018