Bandstand concerts

13.06.2021 to 19.09.2021

Castle Park


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Bandstand concerts

Castle Park

1:00pm to 3:00pm
25 July 2021


Bandstand concerts

Castle Park

1:00pm to 3:00pm
25 July 2021



Date Time  

19 June 2021

20 June 2021

25 July 2021

14 August 2021

15 August 2021

18 September 2021

19 September 2021

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Colchester Castle Park’s popular bandstand concerts return for the summer in 2021. You’ll discover a great range of local and regional bands performing completely free concerts in Castle Park’s beautiful Victorian Bandstand on selected Saturdays and Sundays throughout the summer. A perfect way to relax and enjoy some entertainment in Colchester’s prize-winning park. No need to book. Just turn up!

The concerts are all open-air with plenty of space for social distancing, meaning you can enjoy the music free from worries.

Concerts start at 1pm, and run until 3pm.


13 June – Essex Caledonian Pipe Band

19 June – Sid Bolan Big Band

20 June – The Harmonettes

25 July – Essex Concert Band

14 Aug – St Peters Band, Ipswich

15 Aug – Boxted Methodist Silver Band

18 Sept – Harmonie Concert Band

19 Sept – Chelmsford Silver Band

Castle Park

  • Accessibility

    • Blue badge and disabled car parking is available in the High Street and Castle Street. Most areas of the Park are fully accessible on tarmac paths. However, as a historic landscape, some areas are only accessible by steps – these are the fishpond area and bandstand podium.

  • Public Transport

    • By train: Colchester Castle Park is a 10-minute walk from Colchester (Town) Station along Queens Street – head for the castle, the park is located just behind. Alternatively, we are a 20-minute walk from the main Colchester (North) Station.
    • By bus: Colchester Bus Station is located on Osborne Street in the Town Centre and runs regular services locally and regionally. There is also a Park and Ride from the A12 at junction 28.

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  • Find Us

    • Colchester Castle Park, High St, Colchester CO1 1UG