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

Friday 8th November
Art Exchange (University of Essex) – Francis Alÿs: Seven Walks [Exhibition] 11am
Colchester Institute – Musical Theatre Alumni Evening: [Live Music] 7.30pm
Digby Gallery (Mercury Theatre) – Ian Hay: A Mile From The Mercury [Exhibition] 10am
firstsite – Xerography [Exhibition] 10am
firstsite – Walking The Metropolis` [Symposium] 2pm
Gods Bar @ Liquid – Xcite: Mighty Moe + Tiny and Pacey + DJ Chicksta + Sam Styles + Dan E [Music] 10pm
Headgate Theatre – Colchester Theatre Group: Spider’s Web by Agatha Christie [Theatre] 7.45pm
Hollytrees Museum – Tick Tock Here Comes The Clocks [Exhibition] 10am
Mercury Theatre – The Opinon Makers [Theatre] 7.30pm
Roberts Live Lounge – Jukebox Fury [Live Music] 9pm
Slack Space – Open 11 [Exhibition] 11.30am
Slack Space – The Bicycle and Mankind: 24 Snapshots of Bikes [Exhibition] 11.30am
Slack Space – Piano Friday [Music] 11.30am
Stoke By Nayland Golf Club – Fleece Jazz: Josh Kemp Quartet [Live Music] 7.30pm
The Bull – Loxley’s Corner [Live Music] 7.15pm
The Bull – No Excuse [Live Music] 9.45pm
The Soundhouse @ The Bull – Reg Webb Presents… [Live Music] 8.30pm
The Foresters Arms – The Hat Check Honeys + Bruce [Live Music] 8pm
The Hole in The Wall – Toby Watson + Tom McConnell [Live Music] 8pm
The Minories Art Gallery – Colette Magnus: Almost Seen [Exhibition] 10am
The Minories Art Gallery – Simon Newby: Mr Eighty [Exhibition] 10am
The Minories Art Gallery Garden – Birds of a Feather [Exhibition] 10am
Tin Pan Alley – Ice Breaker 3rd Birthday Party: Ordinary Noise + The Midnight Barbers + Oliver Daldry [Live Music] 9pm
Tribal – Tribal Live presents F.O.X + Drive Through Therapy + Swivelman [Live Music] 8pm
Twisters – DJ Sean Rigby [Music] 9pm
University of Essex (LTB10) – Cine10 presents Now You See Me [Film] 7pm
University of Essex (Sub Zero) – Flirt! Rock vs Rave [Music] 11pm
V Bar – Friday Night Classics [Music] 8pm

Saturday 9th November
Art Exchange (University of Essex) – Francis Alÿs: Seven Walks [Exhibition] 11am
Cardinal Bourne Hall – The Colchester Record and CD Fair 10am
Colchester Arts Centre – Gobbledegook presents Deep In The Woods *SOLD OUT* [Kids] 10.30am
Colchester Arts Centre – Gobbledegook presents In A Deep Dark Wood [Kids] 11.30am + 1.30pm
Digby Gallery (Mercury Theatre) – Ian Hay: A Mile From The Mercury [Exhibition] 10am
firstsite – Xerography [Exhibition] 10am
firstsite (Learning Spaces) – Free Family Saturday for familes with children from 4-11 years [Kids] 11am + 2pm
firstsite (Auditorium) – Picturehouse Screen Arts: Tosca – live from the Metroplitan Opera, New York [Opera] 5.55pm
Headgate Theatre – Colchester Theatre Group: Spider’s Web by Agatha Christie [Theatre] 2.30pm + 7.45pm
Hollytrees Museum – Tick Tock Here Comes The Clocks [Exhibition] 10am
Lakeside Theatre – Comedy Central Live: Elis James + Jen Brister + John Robins [Comedy] 8.30pm
Mercury Theatre – The Opinon Makers [Theatre] 2.30pm + 7.30pm
Roberts Bar – Soul, Boogie & Funk Night [Music] 8pm
Sky Rooms – Sedated Sounds in the Sky Rooms III: Alex Carroll + Illist and Scopex + DJ Nitro + Cokane + Wom [Music] 9pm
Slack Space – Open 11 [Exhibition] 11.30am
Slack Space – The Bicycle and Mankind: 24 Snapshots of Bikes [Exhibition] 11.30am
Slack Space – Slack Folk [Live Music] 2pm
St Botolph’s Waiting Room – Waiting In The Clearing [Exhibition] 5pm
St Botolph’s Waiting Room – Colchester Poetry Open Mic [Poetry] 8pm
The Bull – The Significant Others [Live Music] 7.15pm
The Bull – Graffiti [Live Music] 10.15pm
The Soundhouse @ The Bull – The Makeshifts [Live Music] 9pm
The Foresters Arms – Traditional Folk Session [Live Music] 5pm
The Hole in The Wall – Stu E Skinner + Bob Collum + George Marriott + Jonathan Marriot [Live Music] 8pm
The Minories Art Gallery – Colette Magnus: Almost Seen [Exhibition] 10am
The Minories Art Gallery – Simon Newby: Mr Eighty [Exhibition] 10am
The Minories Art Gallery Garden – Birds of a Feather [Exhibition] 10am
Tribal – Mind-Funk 2nd Birthday Party: Meat Katie + Hedflux + Kostas G + A:B:S + Graham Good [Music] 8pm
Tribal – Coded and Wonka-Vision present The Launch Party: Roska + Dismantle + Suspician b2b MX Fesko + Marky V [Music] 9pm
Twisters – DJ Sam Leppard [Music] 8pm
University of Essex (Sub Zero) – DJ Fresh + Majestic LIVE [Music] 11pm
V Bar – DJ Freddy [Music] 8pm

Sunday 10th November
Cardinal Bourne Hall – Salsa Tonic: Latino Dance Fusion [Dance] 7pm
Colchester Arts Centre – Classic Album Club: Swans – Children of God (1987) [Vinyl] 1pm
Colchester Arts Centre – The Robing Cancer Trust: Still Celebrating [Live Music] 6.30pm
firstsite – Xerography [Exhibition] 10am
firstsite (Learning Space) – Dinky Disco with DJ Stereofreakz (for children under 3) [Kids] 2pm
firstsite (Learning Space) – Club Disco with DJ Strereofreakz (for children under 7) [Kids] 3.30pm
Four Aces Radio www.fouracesradio.net – Rev Wright’s Sunday Service [Radio] 4-6pm
Hollytrees Museum – Tick Tock Here Comes The Clocks [Exhibition] 11am
Marks Tey Parish Hall – Colchester Jazz Club: Gambit Jazzmen [Live Music] 7.15pm
Radio Wivenhoe www.radiowivenhoe.co.uk – DJ Gilly (His Last Show!) [Radio] 7-9pm
Slack Space – Clog Dance Rehearsals [Dance] 11.30am
Stoke By Nayland Golf Club – Fleece Jazz Divas’ Day [Live Music] 1.30pm
The Foresters Arms – Folk Jam [Live Music] 8pm
Victoria Inn – Band Of Fools [Live Music] 5.30pm
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