What’s on in Colchester this weekend as recommended by Keep Colchester Cool
Saturday 26th May, Sunday 27th May

Saturday 26th May
15 Queen Street – Embroiderer’s Guild [Meetup] 10am
15 Queen Street – Finding Inspiration for Creative Writing Workshop [Meetup] 1pm
Colchester Arts Centre – Ian Saville’s Magic Show [Kids] 1.30pm
Colchester Arts Centre – From Amateur Transplants: Adam Kay’s Smutty Songs [Comedy] 8pm
firstsite – News from Nowhere [Exhibition] 10am
firstsite (University Space) – ESCALA: Unravelling Threads [Exhibition] 10am
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 – Essence Of Ireland [Music] 2.30pm + 7.30pm
Mercury Theatre (Digby Gallery) – Colin McAllister [Exhibition] 10am until 28 May
Roberts Live Lounge – Reggae/Motown Night with DJ Phil Terry [Music] 8pm
Sky Rooms – Enigma “Dreams” Pyjama Party (Gay Night) [Music] 9.30pm
Slack Space – Colchester 24 1986 and Colchester 24 2012 [Exhibition] 11am until 26 May
The Bull – Bouncing Off Concrete [Music] 9.45pm
The Soundhouse @ The Bull – Medicine Hat [Music] 8.30pm
The Foresters Arms – Sally Theobald presents… [Music] 8pm
The Judge and Jury – Dirty DC (AC/DC Tribute) [Music] 8pm
The Minories Art Gallery – A Thing is A Thing Is A Thing [Exhibition] 10am until 26 May
Tin Pan Alley – Flamenco Fusion Latino Night with Cherchen Man [Music] 9pm
Tribal Underground – Av it! DJs Rob Perfect + Doug Scott + GBJ + Chunk + Ryan Field on percussion [Music] 8pm
Twisters – 80s & 90s Night with DJ Evie Wright [Music] 8pm
V Bar – The Party with DJ Yoshi [Music] 8pm
Vallies Lounge – Swagger Saturday with DJ Steffy (Gay Night) [Music] 9pm
Wivenhoe – Wivenhoe Mayfair 2012 [Festival] 12pm

Sunday 27th May
15 Queen Street – Film Shoot Sunday [Meetup] 11am
Colchester Arts Centre – Franko B: Because Of Love [Live Art] 7.30pm
firstsite – News from Nowhere [Exhibition] 10am
firstsite (University Space) – ESCALA: Unravelling Threads [Exhibition] 11am
Headgate Theatre – Wooden Maiden [Music] 7pm
Hollytrees Museum
– Coming to Colchester: 2000 years of immigration [Exhibition] 10am
Hollytrees Museum – Tick Tock Here Comes The Clocks [Exhibition] 11am
Slack Space – Clog Dance Rehearsals [Dance] 11.30am
Stanway Rovers Football Club – Colchester Jazz Club: The Orginal Eastside Stompers [Music] 7pm
The Judge and Jury – Band Quest Essex Final 2012: Immortal Empire + Herida + Soulburn + Crow + Machine Gun Men + Three Thrones with guests Eastern Front + Sanctorum [Music] 12.30pm
Victoria Inn – Jonas Graile [Music] 5pm