What's on in Colchester

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Cudmore Grove Country Park by Visit Essex

Half Term in Colchester

Discover what's on in Colchester this February Half Term. You'll find a whole host of special family events and things to do especially programmed for the holidays. 

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Guided Tours

Guided Tours

Discover our new season of Guided Tours. Running every Saturday at 11am with a qualified Blue or Green Badge guide, plus special theme tours throughout the year. The best way to discover Colchester's history is to walk the streets where the events happened.

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Seafood Platter on Mersea Island, by Visit Essex

Food & Drink Events

From beer festivals to gourmet tasting sessions and much more besides. Colchester is well know for locally produced Tiptree Jam, Mersea Oysters and plenty of other culinary delights. Discover a wide range of mouthwatering food and drink events in the town happening throughout the year. 

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What's On in Colchester Today

Field for the British Isles

Antony Gormley: Field for the British Isles

Fri 15 Nov 2019 - Sun 8 Mar 2020

Experience this vast and iconic artwork at Firstsite

International Garden Photographer of the Year

International Garden Photographer of the Year

Thu 2 Jan - Sun 23 Feb 2020

Marks Hall Estate is delighted to be hosting the International Garden Photographer of the Year exhibition between 29th November 2019 and 23rd February 2020. This is an outdoor exhibition.

Something Fierce

Something Fierce

Thu 23 Jan - Fri 20 Mar 2020

Exhibition at The Hexagon

Afro Futures UK

Afro Futures_UK: Unravelling New Futures

Sat 25 Jan - Sun 19 Apr 2020

Art Exhibition at Firstsite

Kevin Howbrook: Colour Coded

Kevin Howbrook: Colour Coded

Sat 25 Jan - Sun 22 Mar 2020

Art Exhibition at Firstsite

Unboxing Alex Frost

Unboxing Alex Frost

Sat 8 Feb - Sun 19 Apr 2020

Art Exhibition at Firstsite



Fri 14 Feb - Sat 21 Mar 2020

An exhibition by Colombian artist at The University Of Essex

Marks Hall's Snowdrop Grove

Children's Snowdrop Trail

Fri 14 - Sun 23 Feb 2020

Greet Spring this February half term by completing our fun and informative Snowdrop Trail.


Feathered Friends Trail

Mon 17 - Sun 23 Feb 2020

Look for the clues and have fun finding the answers to our Feathered Friends Trail

Geoff Norcott

Geoff Norcott: Taking Liberties

Sun 23 Feb 2020

Stand Up Comedy at Colchester Arts Centre

Totally Beads

Essex Bead & Jewellery Show 2020

Sun 23 Feb 2020

If you like to make it or even wear it then this is the event for you.

Wedding Fair

Wedding Fair - Colchester Town Hall

Sun 23 Feb 2020

Looking for your perfect wedding? ?? Come and see what Colchester Town Hall can offer for your Big Day and have a chat with our experienced Events Team ??

Wellie Walk Nature Hunt

Wellie Walk Nature Hunt

Sun 23 Feb 2020

A fun family expedition - bring your little explorers for a fun outdoor adventure!

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