Colchester First Thursdays


Celebrating Colchester’s vibrant and diverse cultural scene, First Thursdays is a free monthly event with fantastic performances, workshops and interactive experiences taking place at venmues across the city centre.

Come out and experience some of the fantastic local artistic talent which we have on offer!  There is creativity around every corner on the first Thursday of every month.

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Colchester First Thursdays

Type:Arts Festival

Colchester, Essex, CO1 1LX

Opening Times

Season (7 Dec 2023)
Season (4 Jan 2024)
Season (1 Feb 2024)
Season (7 Mar 2024)
Season (4 Apr 2024)