What’s on in Colchester as recommended by Keep Colchester Cool
Friday 4th May

Colchester Arts Centre – Farmers Market [Market] 9am
Colchester Arts Centre – The Laughter Zone: Richard Morton + Ian Smith + TBA [Comedy] 8pm
firstsite – Culpable Earth [Exhibition] 10am
firstsite – Equivalents [Exhibition] 10am
firstsite (University Space) – ESCALA: Unravelling Threads [Exhibition] 10am
firstsite (Auditorium) – Airlock films: Coraline (Showing for 12-16 year olds) [Film] 5.30pm
Hollytrees Museum – Coming to Colchester: 2000 years of immigration [Exhibition] 10am
Hollytrees Museum – Tick Tock Here Comes The Clocks [Exhibition] 10am
Level Best Art Café – Brendan Wilson ‘Tethered’ – Landsacpe [Exhibition] 9am
Mercury Theatre – The Westenders [Theatre] 7.30pm
Mercury Theatre (Digby Gallery) – Eleanor Farrow: Mercury 24 [Exhibition] 10am
Mersea Island – Cosmic Puffin V. For line-up visit http://cosmicpuffin.org.uk/ [Festival] 4pm
Roberts Live Lounge – Skandal [Music] 9pm
Slack Space – Alchemy 2 [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: David Rees-Williams [Music] 7.30pm
The Bull – Bob Collum [Music] 6.45pm
The Bull – Mr Spankey & The Hipthrusters [Music] 9.45pm
The Soundhouse @ The Bull – Wolfpack [Music] 9pm
The Judge and Jury – Stiff In The Morning [Music] 8pm
The Prettygate –  Janes Walk: Fred Slattern’s Celebration of the Suburbs  6.30pm
Tribal Underground – Mind-Funk presents Rektchordz + A:B:S + R-Caine + Playrude + Sickbot + Mezza [Music] 9pm
Tin Pan Alley –  [Music] 9pm
Twisters – Battle Of The DJs [Music] 9pm
University of Essex (Art Exchange) – Seeking Beyond The Surface [Exhibition] 11am
University of Essex (Level 2) – University of Essex’s Amnesty International Society presents The Secret Policeman’s Ball featuring In Search Of Fire + The Small Personal Victories + Ska-2 D-2 + Mysha Pavel + Johannes Svensson & Binita Sene with comedy from Steve Pickering + Rob Saunders + Ali Yazdi 7pm
V Bar – Housework + DJ Freddy [Music] 8pm
Vallies Lounge – Funky Fridays with DJ Cheryl Taylor (Gay Night) [Music] 9pm