Invasion Colchester

Visit Colchester Town Centre on 6 September 2014 and help us raise money for local charities

Read on to 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 and Starsky & Hutch will be among the famous four-wheelers in display. Also look out for some Resident Evil vehicles!

Stay Puft Marshmallow Man

MISTER STAY PUFT

Straight from the corner of Spook Central we have a huge, 35 ft tall Stay Puft Marshmallow Man to celebrate 30 years of Ghostbusters.

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 ‘n’ Games Children’s Fancy Dress Competition returns, with fabulous prizes to be won. Entrants must be 12 or under.

Prize Draw

PRIZE DRAW

The Invasion Colchester Crew will be on the streets with Prize Draw Tickets available for purchase. We have some amazing prizes up for grabs, so stay tuned for the full, finalised list.

Live Music

LIVE MUSIC

Our favourite local artists will be performing in Lion Walk Shopping Centre. We will have a full line-up once they are all confirmed.

Entertainment

ENTERTAINMENT

The fabulous dancers from the Ratnavali Tribal Collective will be performing impromptu displays around Colchester and look out for magic from Dean.

Special Guests

SPECIAL GUESTS

Our special guests – Ralph Morse, Derek Lyons, John Simpkin and Nick Jospeh – have appeared in a number of classic movies and TV series, including Star Wars, James Bond, Superman and Doctor Who!

Great Food

GREAT FOOD

If you’re as hungry as a zombie and fancy something meaty or sweet to tuck in to, we’ve got the perfect bites for you from the Burrito Boys’ mexican masterpieces to Cupcake Maison’s heavenly ‘horror’ cupcakes.

Get Zombified

GET ZOMBIFIED

Horror make-up maestro Clive Double will be at Invasion Colchester 2014 with his box of tricks, ready to turn members of the public into the undead, all for the price of a donation.

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.