Invasion Colchester V

5 September 2015

Visit Colchester Town Centre on 5 September 2015 and help us raise money for local charities

Find out what’s in store…

Meet Your Heroes

MEET YOUR HEROES (AND VILLAINS!)

From Buffy to Batman, Gamorrean Guards to Ghostbusters and Disney Princesses to Dredd, the streets of Colchester will be filled with your favourite characters to meet and greet!

Star Cars

STAR CARS

The Dukes Of Hazzard, Starsky & Hutch, Supernatural and the US Highway Patrol will be among the famous four-wheelers in display. Also look out for some Resident Evil vehicles!

Special Guests

SPECIAL GUESTS

Nick Joseph, Paul Warren, Jon Campling and Ralph Morse have featured in movies and TV shows such as Star Wars, Harry Potter and Guardians Of The Galaxy! Find out more about them here.

Character Hunt

CHARACTER HUNT

Find certain characters located all around Colchester and collect the stamps. When your sheet is full, return it to ACE Comics to be entered into a prize draw. Entry sheets cost a £1.00 donation.

Kids Fancy Dress Competition

FANCY DRESS COMPETITION

The Fun & Games Children’s Fancy Dress Competition returns, with fabulous prizes to be won. Entrants must be 12 or under. The judging takes place at 1pm in Lion Walk and there are more details here. Good luck!!

Prize Draw

PRIZE DRAW

The Invasion Colchester Crew will be on the streets with Prize Draw Tickets available for purchase. We will have some amazing prizes up for grabs – click here to see what you could win!.

Live Music

LIVE MUSIC

Our favourite local artists will be performing in Lion Walk Shopping Centre. See the line-up here.

Entertainment

ENTERTAINMENT

Taipan Combat will be demonstrating their new martial arts systems incorporarting a unique blend of techniques from many styles, including Jiu Jitsu, Aikido, Karate, Muay Thai, Judo, and Krav Maga.

Artwork Auction

ARTWORK AUCTION

From Thursday 3rd September, we are running an Art Auction on Ebay! Artist’s featured include Charlie Adlard, Des Taylor, Dean Smith, Phil Buckenham and John Watson, and all proceeds go to our charities.

Avengers at Firstsite

AVENGERS AT FIRSTSITE

As part of Invasion Colchester, Firstsite are screening Joss Whedon’s Avengers Assemble at 3pm and are hosting free mini Comic Book making with comic artist Thom Armstrong between 10-12 noon. Details here.

Invasion Colchester Badges - £1 from ACE Comics Colchester

INVASION BADGES

Invasion Colchester badges are available now for just £1 from ACE Comics in Colchester with all proceeds raised going to our charities. So what are you waiting for? Show your support and be the envy of all of your friends with this swish and trendy lapel accoutrement!

Raising Money

RAISING MONEY

If you see any of our amazing Invasion Colchester Crew on the streets with a charity bucket, please drop in some change and show your support for the great local charities we are raising money for.