What’s on in Colchester as recommended by Keep Colchester Cool 
Friday 27th July

Circle Bar – Av it! DJs Laura Essence + Chunk + Doug Scott + GBJ + Mr Shed + Kevin Modiri + Andy Pearce + Gary Stuart [Music] 8pm
Colchester Arts Centre – Joe Boyd & The Loop ‘Totem’ Album Launch + The Migrants + Ameen + Zon Zimber [Music] 7pm
Colchester Castle Museum – Treasures of China [Exhibition] 10am
firstsite (entrance) – Ring Your Bell 8.12am
firstsite – News from Nowhere [Exhibition] 10am
firstsite – Summer Holidays: Summer Space (for children up to 11 years) [Activities] 11am + 2pm
firstsite (Auditorium) – Airlock Friday Film Club: Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man’s Chest [Film] 5.30pm
firstsite (University Space) – ESCALA: Siron Franco Suspicious Story [Exhibition] 10am
Hollytrees Museum – Coming to Colchester: 2000 years of immigration [Exhibition] 10am
Hollytrees Museum – Tick Tock Here Comes The Clocks [Exhibition] 10am
Qube – SHAFT [Music] 9pm
Roberts Live Lounge – Tall Order [Music] 9pm
Slack Space – Olympic Values [Exhibition] 11am
Slack Space – Slackwave: Free Improv Music for both musicians and non-musicians [Music] 5pm
Slack Space – Piano Friday [Music] 11.30am
Stoke By Nayland Golf Club – Fleece Jazz: Clark Tracey Band [Music] 7.30pm
The Bull – Stu E Skinner [Music] 6.45pm
The Bull – The Most [Music] 9.45pm
The Soundhouse @ The Bull – The Friday Night House Of Blues [Music] 8.30pm
The Judge and Jury + Tribal Underground – Sumo Beatz 1st Birthday: Taxman + Heist + MC Evil B + Deadlock b2b DJ Sonna + Kryptik b2b DJ Easy + Gitchi + Hand-z + Double Gee + Twister + Staggz + Ben Kenerais + Deep Light [Music] 8pm
The Rovers Tye – Words and Music by Lennon and McCartney [Music] 9pm
Tin Pan Alley – Vietnam Invades presents Mono Polys + Harley Osborne [Music] 9pm
Twisters – High Fidelity with DJ Ben Howard ands Huffle [Music] 9pm
University of Essex (Art Exchange) – Olympics by Design [Exhibition] 11am
V Bar – DJ Freddy [Music] 9pm
Vallies Lounge – Funky Fridays with DJ Cheryl Taylor (Gay Night) [Music] 9pm