Live as Hull Fair 2021 opens for first time in…Hull247Cars
Live as Hull Fair 2021 opens for first time in two years
Hull Fair is back after a break and looks set to be one of the busiest yet. If you are planning a trip to Hull Fair 2021 here's a full guide on dates, rides, prices, location, park and ride, buses and parking. Read more here. We've had a peek behind the scenes to find out how much the rides will cost you. Read more here. For the latest on Hull Fair click here. And our reporter has bravely tried out the fair's brand new white-knuckle ride. Read the review here. Hull's Lord Mayor will officially open the fair at 5pm on Friday. Read the opening ceremony plans here. There will be a number of road closures and restrictions in place. Read more here . Police are warning trouble-makers will be dealt with 'robustly'. Read more here. For the latest Hull Fair news direct to your inbox, sign up here. 14:51Keith PhillipsNew white-knuckle rideReporter James Campbell tries out the new ride for Hull Fair 2021 called Void (Image: Katie Pugh)There's a new white-knuckle ride in town and it's called 'The Void'.Costing nearly £1m it arrives at Hull Fair this year for the very first time.Hull Live reporter James Campbell was given a chance to test it out.To watch the Facebook Live video of the test ride click here.14:36Keith PhillipsSausage and chips are servedSausage and chips on Walton Street on Friday afternoon. (Image: Lucy Marshall)All the stalls are in place on Walton Street.Some have opened early on Friday afternoon as people make their way to the fair which opens at 5pm.The fair finally returns to Walton Street. (Image: Lucy Marshall)Hull Live reporter Lucy Marshall says people are itching ago three hours before opening time including families, kids and groups of teenagers.Traders are hoping for a bumper year in 2021. (Image: Lucy Marshall)”There are many prams and scooters filling the pavements already. “You can smell all the hot food from a mile away. Many many have come out in their shorts and t-shirts due to the hot weather. “Stall holders putting their final touches to each area. Some already serving before opening.”14:17Keith PhillipsWelcome back to Hull HairIt’s a very big welcome back to Hull Fair in 2021. (Image: Lucy Marshall)All the parking restrictions and road blocks are put into place on Friday as organisers welcome back fairgoers.Traffic queues are already building towards Walton Street. (Image: Lucy Marshall)Traffic queues are already building towards Walton Street on Friday afternoon.Special parking zones are in place. (Image: Lucy Marshall)There will be a number of road closures and restrictions in place.Read more here.13:59Keith PhillipsHow to get £20 off rides Hull Fair is back for 2021. (Image: Hull CC News)Fairgoers can enjoy more of the rides, for less, in 2021, with a host of vouchers for discounted rides appearing in the Hull Daily Mail in the run-up to and during the event.Savings of up to £20 can be made with the money-off vouchers, that will offer 50p off a host of the exhilarating attractions.By cutting out the vouchers printed in the Hull Daily Mail, you can save while you have the night of your life at the fairground.Find out here about the discount vouchers for Hull Fair.13:43Keith PhillipsHow much every ride costs There are plenty of rides both for thrill seekers and those who like to go steady at Hull Fair 2021 (Image: Hull Live)With 120 rides and 80 children's attractions, the hotly anticipated Hull Fair returns for 2021.While entry to the fair is completely free, all rides are individually priced with children's rides costing around £2.50.Larger rides tend to be priced between £2.50 and £5, with a typical ride costing around the £3 mark.More here on all the rides and all the prices.