What's on in Colchester

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Essex Book Festival

Essex Book Festival

A county-wide festival of literature, books and reading in March. Click through to discover the events being held in Colchester, including Colchester Place Weekend.

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Essex Vegan Festival

Essex Vegan Festival

Charter Hall hosts the popular Essex Vegan Festival. Join the crowds sampling the wide range of stalls, enjoy cookery demos and listen to informative talks on vegan lifestyles.

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Guided Tours

Guided Tours

Why not try one of our Guided Tours? Running every Saturday at 11am with a qualified Blue or Green Badge guide, the best way to discover Colchester's history is to walk the streets where the events happened.

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What's On in Colchester Today


Rose Finn-Kelcey: Power for the People

Sat 2 Dec 2017 - Sun 4 Mar 2018

Exhibition by Rose Finn-Kelcey at Firstsite

Colchester Collectors

Colchester Collectors

Mon 11 Dec 2017 - Fri 29 Jun 2018

Exhibition of local people's collections at Colchester Castle

Steam Tug Brent

The 1945 steam tug BRENT at Maldon

Fri 16 Feb 2018 - Sat 16 Feb 2019

Illustrated Talk at Mersea Island Museum

Rob Newman

Rob Newman: A Total Eclipse of Descartes

Wed 21 Feb 2018

Comedy at Colchester Arts Centre



Wed 21 - Sat 24 Feb 2018

fantastic all time family favourite!

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