What’s on in Colchester this Christmas as recommended by Keep Colchester Cool

Friday 23rd December
Colchester Arts Centre –  Lock Up + The Rotted + Dripback + The Conflict Within + The BIG LICK DJs  [Music]  7pm
Colchester Castle Museum –  Buried! Hidden Secrets from the Past  [Exhibition]  10am
firstsite –  Camulodunum  [Exhibition]  10am
firstsite (University Space) –  Southern Press: Prints from Brazil, Paraguay and Chile  [Exhibition]  10am
Greenlands Vodka Bar –  DJs Hu Kares + Jon Juste  [Music]  9pm
Hollytrees Museum –  Colchester 24  [Exhibition]  10am
Hollytrees Museum –  Tick Tock Here Comes The Clocks  [Exhibition]  10am
Mercury Theatre –  Beauty and the Beast  [Panto]  2.30pm + 7pm
Pat Molloy’s –  Stiff In The Morning  [Music]  9pm
Roberts Live Lounge –  Spooky  [Music]  9pm
Stoke By Nayland Golf Club –  Fleece Jazz: Nette Robinson’s Little Jazz Orchestra  [Music]  7.30pm
The Bull (Main Bar) –  With The Band  [Music]  6pm
The Bull (Main Bar) –  Beagles  [Music]  9.45pm
The Bull (Soundhouse) –  The Sagittarian Christmas Party: Ady Johnson + Electra + Park and Ride + The Raffles Gang  [Music]  8.30pm
The Headgate Theatre –  Scenario Performing Arts presents White Christmas Workshop for 7-16 year olds  [Kids]  9.30am
The Headgate Theatre –  Mr Rock ‘n’ Roll  [Music]  8pm
The Judge and Jury –  Live Music  [Music]  8.30pm
Tin Pan Alley –  Live Music  [Music]  9pm
Tribal Underground –  Soundcheck Christmas Party: DJs Roachie + Huffle + Seffi B + Stereofreakz + Quicklung + Dom Physics  [Music]  9pm
Twisters –  Twisters Unplugged Xmas Special with Station  [Music]  8pm
V Bar –  Christmas Band Night: Pistols and Vultures (acoustic) + The Library Suits + Newtons Apple + DJ Freddy  [Music]  8pm
Vallies Lounge –  Gay Night with DJ Cheryl Taylor  [Music]  9pm

Christmas Eve – Saturday 24th December
Colchester Castle Museum –  Buried! Hidden Secrets from the Past  [Exhibition]  10am
firstsite –  Camulodunum  [Exhibition]  10am
firstsite (University Space) –  Southern Press: Prints from Brazil, Paraguay and Chile  [Exhibition]  10am
Hollytrees Museum –  Colchester 24  [Exhibition]  10am
Hollytrees Museum –  Tick Tock Here Comes The Clocks  [Exhibition]  10am
Mercury Theatre –  Beauty and the Beast  [Panto]  11am + 3pm
Pat Molloy’s –  Batman’s Cat  [Music]  9pm
Roberts Live Lounge –  Christmas Eve Party  [Music]  8pm
The Bull (Main Bar) –  The Groovetails  [Music]  6pm
The Bull (Main Bar) –  Stiff In The Morning  [Music]  9.45pm
The Bull (Soundhouse) –  Vardo and The Boss + Lola and The Assassins  [Music]  9pm
The Fat Cat –  Live Music  [Music]  9pm
The Judge and Jury –  The Majestic  [Music]  9pm
The New Inn –  The Dice People  [Music]  8.30pm
Tin Pan Alley –  Live Music  [Music]  9pm
Trotters Bar –  IM N ER  [Music]  8.30pm
Twisters –  Twistmas Eve: DJ Sean Rigby  [Music]  8pm
V Bar –  Christmas Eve Party: DJ Yoshi  [Music]  8pm
Vallies Lounge –  Gay Night with DJ Cheryl Taylor  [Music]  8pm

Christmas Day – Sunday 25th December
Happy Christmas!!!

Boxing Day – Monday 26th December
Mercury Theatre –  Beauty and the Beast  [Panto]  2.30pm + 7pm
Pat Molloy’s –  Live Music  [Music]  9pm
River Lodge –  Avvvee It! DJs GBJ + Baska + Chunky Fingers + Mardy + Manny + Xenon + GP + Jesus + Nitro  [Music]  5pm
Silk Road –  FreQKlash: DJs Richy Ahmed + Miguel Campbell + Max Chapman + Rob Harding + Stuart Pennick + Lewis Cooper + Callum Hammett + Robert Bishop  [Music]  8pm
Twisters –  Boxing Day at Twisters: DJ Sam Leppard  [Music]  8pm
V Bar –  Boxing Day Special with DJ Yoshi  [Music]  8pm