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Cornelia Park, Neither From nor Towards, 1992. Arts Council Collection, Southbank Centre, London (c) the artist

Exhibition of works from the Arts Council Collection at Firstsite

Essex County Hospital, the site of a recent archaeological dig

Exhibition of recent archaeological finds, at Colchester's Roman Circus Centre

A young girl standing on a tree stump

Wildlife Trail at Marks Hall Estate

The Handlebards: Romeo and Juliet
Logo & two crying actors

Outdoor Theatre at Layer Marney Tower

Colchester Zoo Stampede

A unique chance to run the Colchester Stampede Half Marathon at Colchester Zoo

A tortoise and a pumpkin

Join in with fang-tastic themed displays and activities taking place between the 24th October – 1st…

Popcorn Movies. 29th - 31st October. Nightmare on Popcorn Street Halloween Drive-In. Food & Drink Available / Socila Distancing / Toilets

A new drive-in cinema experience set in an idyllic countryside location just off the A12 at…

Trail of Terror - a lone figure on a foggy, tree-lined path

The Trail of Terror’ begins as soon as you step foot in the door, from rustling bushes, to masked…

Days Out With Thomas

Celebrate Thomas' 75th Birthday year at the East Anglian Railway Museum

Colchester Farmers Market

Monthly Farmers Market at Colchester Arts Centre *This venue is currently closed until further…

Stalls | Food | Gifts | Live Entertainment | Arts & Crafts
Christmas Market
5 & 6 December 2020 | 10am - 5pm | Colchester Town Hall

Come join us at The Colchester Town Hall Christmas Market.

Guided Tour: Victorian Colchester at Christmas

'Tis the season to be jolly! The Victorians invented many of the Christmas traditions we love and…

10cc posed with drumkit

70s Legends at Colchester's Charter Hall

Martin Kemp’s Back to the 80’s Party

Dig out those 80`s clothes, grab your dancing shoes, and prepare to enjoy a night of pure ‘Gold’…

Invasion Colchester

*Back in 2021* Invasion Colchester returns to town for its tenth year

Jason Donovan - "Even More Good Reasons"

Jason can’t wait to play his first music concert tour in four years with his ‘Even More Good…

Ben Fogle

Thrilling tales from a modern day explorer. From crossing Antarctica to conquering Everest, Ben…

Jo Whiley's 90s Anthems

Superstar DJ, Radio & TV presenter ‘Jo Whiley’ is coming to Charter Hall, Colchester

John Bishop

Stand Up Comedy at Colchester Charter Hall

Sir Ranulph Fiennes

The world's greatest living explorer finally ticks Colchester off his bucket list.

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