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

Saturday 23rd June
15 Queen Street – Embroiderers’ Guild [Craft] 10am
15 Queen Street – Finding Inspiration for Creative Writing [Meetup] 1pm
Castle Park – Colchester Food and Drink Festival 2012 10am
Colchester Arts Centre – Weasel in a Teacup presents the Art Market [Market 10am
Colchester Arts Centre – FuzzFace – The Farewell Gig supported by Lou Terry [Music] 8pm
firstsite – News from Nowhere [Exhibition] 10am
firstsite – Playing With Space: filmed performance in the urban environment 11am
firstsite (University Space) – ESCALA: Siron Franco Suspicious Story [Exhibition] 10am
Highwoods Country Park – Launch of the Colchester BOMA Project 2.30pm
Hole In The Wall – Cemetery Gates [Music] 7.30pm
Hollytrees Museum – Coming to Colchester: 2000 years of immigration [Exhibition] 10am
Hollytrees Museum – Tick Tock Here Comes The Clocks [Exhibition] 10am
Mercury Theatre – Lillies On The Land [Theatre] 2.30pm + 7.30pm
Roberts Live Lounge – 70s to 00s Night with DJ Phil Terry [Music] 8pm
Slack Space – The Great Glass Bead Game [Exhibition] 11am
The Bull – Beagles [Music] 9.45pm
The Judge and Jury – Novana + Manic Minor [Music] 8.30pm
The Minories Art Gallery – Colchester Fine Art Open 2012 – Visions of East Anglia [Exhibition] 10am
Tin Pan Alley – Kevin Pearce [Music] 9pm
Tribal Underground – Homage 2 House (a Skank Sabbath production) with Rev Wright + Hombre Lowdown [Music] 10pm
Twisters
– DJ Sam Leppard [Music] 8pm
University of Essex (Art Exchange) – Contested Games: Mexico 68’s Olympic design revolution [Exhibition] 11am
V Bar – The Party with DJ Yoshi [Music] 8pm
Vallies Lounge – Swagger Saturday with DJ Steffy (Gay Night) [Music] 9pm

Sunday 24th June
15 Queen Street – Film Shoot Sunday [Meetup] 11am
Castle Park – Colchester Food and Drink Festival 2012 10am
firstsite – News from Nowhere [Exhibition] 10am
firstsite – Playing With Space: filmed performance in the urban environment 1.30pm
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] 11am
Lion Walk Shopping Centre – SoUNDAY Shopping [Music] 1pm
Slack Space – Clog Dance Rehearsals [Dance] 11.30am
Stanway Rovers Football Club – Colchester Jazz Club: The Mahogany Hall Stompers [Music] 7pm
Victoria Inn – TBA [Music] 5pm