Castle Park

Summer Screen 2017

Summer Screen is back for 2017!

This year Summer Screen will once again run for the duration of Wimbledon, starting Monday 3rd July and finishing with the men’s singles final on Sunday 16th  July. Visitors can bring along a picnic, relax in front of the big screen and watch the tennis for free before heading into town to enjoy the rest of the day. There will also be food and drink available from the Café in the Park and stalls and kiosks set up alongside the screen.

The tennis screenings will finish early on 7th July for Pictures in the Park, which has five feature films this time, one on Friday, two on Sing a Long  Saturday and a further two on Sunday 9th July. No tennis will be shown on Saturday or Sunday. The programme will feature a mix of popular classics, cult favourites and family-friendly films.


Summer Screen 2017

Pictures in the Park: Programme & Tickets

Friday 7th July

Dirty Dancing

Gates open 6.30pm film starts 7.30pm

Duration of film 1hour 40mins

Certificate 12

DJ playing during the hour before the show starts


Saturday  8th July

The Jungle Book

Gates open 1pm - film starts 2pm

Duration of film 1 hour 29 mins

Certificate U

Face painting and bouncy castle 

The Sound of Music

Gates open 5pm film starts 6pm

Duration of film 2 hours 54 mins plus a 15 minute intermission.

Caertificate U

Sunday 9th July

ET The Extra- Terrestrial

Gates open 1pm - film starts 2pm

Duration 2hours 1 min

Certificate PG

Face painting and bouncy castle

Rogue One: A Star Wars Story

Gates open 5pm - film starts 6pm

Duration 2hours 13 mins

Certificate 12A

DJ playing during the hour before the show

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In Person

Tickets are on sale in the Colchester Visitor Information Centre:

Hollytrees Museum
Castle Park
CO1 1UG Colchester 

Tel: 01206 282920 

Tickets are now on sale online via the Colchester Events website

Box Office: 01206 573948

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Summer Screen 2017

Ticket Prices

Advance ticket prices are:

Adults £5, Children (3-14 years) £3, under 3 years are free but need a ticket, Family ( 2 adult+ 2 Children or 1 adult + 3 Children) £12

Door ticket prices are:

Adults £6, Children (3-14 years) £4, under 3 years are free but need a ticket. There are NO family tickets on the door.


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