Mad Hatter’s Parade and Mad Hat Slams

The Mad Hatters’ Parade returns to Hudson on Saturday, May 7th! Join Processional Arts Workshop for the 3rd Annual Mad Hatters’ Parade, a community-built procession of wearable art! The Parade is open to anyone who wants to take part, bringing together Hudson’s diverse communities in a shared spectacle of the nonsensical. Paraders will step off at 2 PM from the Hudson Area Library and the parade will end with a sashay at Basilica Hudson. Bring your mad hats and headdresses, body extensions and puppets, and homemade instruments and assemblages in any form! Need help making yours? Stop by the free, drop-in Mad Hat Slams on April 30th and May 1st at the Hudson Youth Center. Learn more about the Parade and the Mad Hat Slams, as well as other ways to participate, at Come join us in bringing a little millinery mischief and artful community to the streets of Hudson!

Mad Hat Slams: April 30 and May 1 (Location: Hudson Youth Center)
Parade: Saturday, May 7, 2pm (Location: Hudson Area Library)

This program is presented in collaboration with Processional Arts Workshop, Basilica Hudson, and the Hudson Youth Center.
Photo: China Jorrin Photography