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Walking Tours - Book Now Graphic

Our regular walking tour, covering 2000 years of Colchester's history. Runs every Saturday and Bank…

Caley's Domino Crackers Poster

Art Exhibition at the Munnings Museum

Slaves of Fashion: The Singh Twins

Spring exhibition at Firstsite Art Gallery

The Rise and Fall of Little Voice

The UK Tour of the acclaimed musical comes to the Mercury Theatre

Audience on camping chairs watching a bandstand concert

Colchester Castle Park's popular bandstand concerts return for the summer in 2022

The Colchester Food & Drink Festival

The annual Food and Drink Festival returns to Castle Park

A parachutists witha  stream of red smoke lands in front of a crowd

16 Air Asssault Brigade Combat Team mark Armed Forces Day with a free show on Colchester's Abbey…

Colchester Farmers Market

Colchester's Farmers Market takes place in the public square outside the Mercury Theatre on the…

Wivenhoe Town Regatta: Saturday 2nd July 2022

Wivenhoe Town Regatta returns for 2022

Westlife in front of a pink sky

Pop concert in Colchester's historic Castle Park.

Ball and Boe

Two of the greatest voices in the world are on their way to Colchester

A steam train

Unlimited Steam Train Rides at this special event day.

Martha Jones

The Essex Summer Opera Festival begins a Layer Marney Tower

Al Festo: 9 - 10 July

Americana and Folk Music Festival at The Sun Inn in Dedham

An Evening Out With Andy Hamilton

Following two years of cancelled shows, zoom quizzes and nose-swabs, award-winning writer and…

In her shoes - an illustration of a white stilletto by a door with an 'open' sin hanging on it.

Immersive Theatre in Colchester's Culver Square

Colourscape

Colour, light and music in Colchester Castle Park

Guided Tour: Walking the Walls

A walk around Britain’s oldest and longest standing town walls

Annual Open Day - Sunday 17 july 11am - 4pm. Meet the players / Local Exhibitors / Food Drink & Games / Free Entry & Parking

Colchester United's popular Summer Open Day returns for 2022

The Very Hungry Caterpillar Show

The classic childrens book onstage at the Mercury Theatre

Colchester Garden Festival Logo

Come along and enjoy impressive installations, workshops, and activities in this month long event…

Colchester Outdoor Film & Food Festival featuring Kids Club, OutdoorClassics, Late Night Horrors, Sunflix and Chill.

Large Screen LED Screen for Day

Outdoor film screenings in Colchester's Castle Park.

Musket Ball Holes in the Old Siege House

Return to 1648 to a Colchester under siege from General Fairfax and the Parliamentarian Army.

Alice In Wonderland

Lewis Carroll's beloved classic reimagined for the stage. This promises to be an evening of mirth,…

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