It is a bird? Is it a plane? No, it’s Invasion Colchester!

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This Saturday 03 September, Mid and North East Essex are very excited to be attending Invasion Colchester.

This year marks the 10th anniversary of this fantastic event, which sees the city of Colchester welcome heroes, show cars, special guests and brings live music to all ages.

Between 10am and 4pm, come and say hello to us outside Fenwick on the High Street. We will celebrating with some amazing characters, dinosaurs and chances to win!


What’s on


Win with Mid and North East Essex Mind!

Win a £50 Fenwick voucher by guessing the number of balloons in the amazing Lightning McQueen car! Just visit out stand outside Fenwick during the day to take a guess and enter the prize draw.


11am, 2.30pm and 2pm

Fancy dress competition

Fancy winning a cool prize just for dressing up as your favourite character from TV and film? Are you aged under 14? If so, you’re in luck as the Invasion Colchester Children’s Fancy Dress Competition is taking place in Culver Square Shopping Centre.


11.30am onwards

Live music

Pop over to Lion Walk to enjoy live music performances throughout the day from amazing local artists, as well as DJ Fettdog.


Whether it’s meeting your super hero, grabbing a ticket for the prize draw to win some brilliant prizes or enjoying a beer with Other Monkey Brewing, who have created a special beer just to mark Invasion Colchester, there will be so many ways to enjoy the day.


The event raises money for local charities that support the community – and we’re thrilled to be one of the chosen charities.


We can’t wait to see you there!