Maybe we were visited by aliens.
That’s second tallest in that area at the time, second to grunge giant Dave’s hats.
There must be two-and-a-half feet of separation between the hats and snare. I'm getting shoulder impingement through mere observation.
It was aliens. The hi hat is some sort of ancient, human manipulating tool that eventually leads to probing. Combined with intoxicants, probing of humans becomes quite easy. It's actually why most of us are here.In that case, the Space Needle is the world's largest hi hat stand.
Set up by an ancient giant who liked his hats way up near the top of the center pull rod.