Colchester Events Calendar

Looking for something to do in Colchester? Whether you're a local, new in town or just cruising through we've got loads of great tips and events to offer. Find out what’s on in Colchester with our regularly updated events calendar featuring the best upcoming events in Colchester and the area.

This guide lists events at a glance, showing what’s on each month. See the highlights of What’s On for Colchester, featuring the best of things to do in Colchester – Live Music and Gigs, Family Events, Art & Culture, Food & Drink and much more. Colchester fundraisers and charity events.


Important This Event Calendar is not maintained on a daily basis and some events may have changed dates or are no longer happening. Please double-check the event websites for the most up-to-date information.

Mid Summer Quiz Night

Fingringhoe Wick Nature Discovery Centre South Green Road Fingringhoe, Colchester, Colchester

Join us for our Mid Summer Quiz! With the warmer weather and stunning views over the marshes you'll be able to put your quiz brains to the test for a […]

£7

Colchester Food and Drink Festival

Lower Castle Park Castle Road, Colchester, Colchester

Experience the excitement of the Colchester Food and Drink Festival Dates: Saturday, June 29th - Sunday, June 30th Location: Lower Castle Park, Colchester Time: 10:30 am to 5:00 pm - […]

£10.00

Butterfly I.D Workshop

Fingringhoe Wick Nature Discovery Centre South Green Road Fingringhoe, Colchester, Colchester

Want to know your Red Admiral from a Peacock? What is a Comma?? Join our guide Liz for a morning Butterfly ID workshop. Join us for a half day workshop […]

£15

Dragonfly I.D Workshop

Fingringhoe Wick Nature Discovery Centre South Green Road Fingringhoe, Colchester, Colchester

Want to know what the difference is between a Dragonfly and Damselfly? Or what's a Hawker or a Chaser? Join our guide Liz for a half day session to find […]

£15

An Afternoon of Muisc

Castle Park Castle Park, Colchester, Colchester

Come and join us for a FREE  'Afternoon of Music'  and Community Charities Festival. Enjoy performances by local musicians and also visit stands from local charities where you can find […]

Free

Lee Mead ‘The Best Of Me’ – Colchester

Mercury Theatre Balkerne Gate, Colchester, Colchester

Lee shot to fame in 2007 on the BBC reality TV show 'Any Dream Will Do'. Beating 10,000 other hopefuls in the live finals to be crowned as Joseph in […]

£24.50 – £29.50

Colchester Comedy Club

Mercury Theatre Balkerne Gate, Colchester, Colchester

The Comedy Club As Seen on TV Returns to Colchester Don't Miss it ! Celebrating 28 years of bringing Laughter to Life! The Comedy Club is one of the most […]

£21.00

Langham Christmas Handmade Fair

Langham Community Centre School, School Road, Langham, Colchester, CO4 5PA, Colchester, Colchester

Get into the festive spirit at our delightful and popular Christmas Handmade Fair! Join us for a joy-filled early Christmas market at our upcoming Handmade Fair and discover unique handcrafted […]

Free

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