Upcoming Events

Jan
18
Fri
Once in a Lifetime: The Alternative 80s Night
Jan 18 all-day
Once in a Lifetime: The Alternative 80s Night

Take a journey back in time here at Twisters Bar and join us for our alternative 80’s night, Once In A Lifetime, with DJ’s Ben Howard & Sam Leppard!

Come down and hear the likes of The Cure, Echo and The Bunnymen, Killing Joke, New Order, Talking Heads, The Smiths, Psychedelic Furs, Pixies, Stone Roses, Depeche Mode, and many many more!

As always entry is FREE and January Drink Deals will be available too!

We open at 5pm and DJs will be spinning from 9pm!

Feb
15
Fri
Rigby & Leppard’s BIG INDIE DISCO
Feb 15 all-day
Rigby & Leppard's BIG INDIE DISCO

Twisters’ long-standing resident DJs join forces to play tried and tested indie hits, anthems, and dancefloor fillers all night long.

Join Sean Rigby and Sam Leppard on Friday 15th February for a full-on BIG INDIE DISCO.

February drinks deals will be available and entry is free all night!

Bar opens at 5pm, DJs from 9pm.

Apr
12
Fri
In The City: New York v London
Apr 12 all-day
In The City: New York v London

Which City has produced the greatest music?

Twisters Bar are going to find out with a series of nights celebrating the best music from the best cities.

Round 1, on Friday 12th April, is a head to head between New York and London. Customers on the night will decide which city wins.

DJs Sam Leppard and Ben Howard will be playing the music – there’s so many tracks to choose from they, and you, will be spoilt for choice!

Bar opens 5pm, DJs 9pm-1.30am.
Free Entry – April Drink Deals Available.

Apr
21
Sun
Of All Time with special guest DJ Gilly – Easter Sunday
Apr 21 all-day
Of All Time with special guest DJ Gilly - Easter Sunday
This the night where our DJs play nothing but the greatest Twisters anthems ever to grace our decks and as a special treat for Easter Sunday our guest DJ is the Twisters legend… DJ Gilly.

He’ll be joining DJs Ben Howard and Sam Leppard and they’ll be bringing out all the genre-hopping, foot stomping, beam-banging, sing out loud anthems that have made Twisters Bar the home of great music in Colchester since we first opened our doors back in 1998.

Have a listen to our Of All Time spotify playlist for a sample of the music you’ll get to enjoy on the night.
https://open.spotify.com/user/twistersbar/playlist/2k1yuiMmEUfhjuol9eGbBn

April drinks deals will be available and entry is FREE all night!

Bar opens at 5pm, DJs from 9pm-1.30am

Apr
26
Fri
Parklife – Britpop Night at Twisters Bar
Apr 26 all-day
Parklife - Britpop Night at Twisters Bar

This week marks the 25th anniversary of Parklife, the album that defined Britpop.

So on Friday 26th April, we present a night to celebrate Blur’s Parklife and all things Britpop.

Also expect tracks from bands such as Supergrass, Pulp, Charlatans, Ocean Colour Scene, Kula Shaker, Oasis and many more via DJ Sam Leppard.

Free entry all night, bar opens 5pm, DJs 9pm.
April drink deals available.

May
3
Fri
Howard & Huffle’s High Fidelity
May 3 all-day
Howard & Huffle's High Fidelity

High Fidelity (launched 2011) is Twisters Bar’s very own of night of Guilty Pleasures, but there’s nothing guilty about great songs, right?

It’s the night that people turn up to never knowing what they might get to hear from DJs Ben Howard and Matt Huffle. It’s the night where anything goes!

Bar opens 5pm – DJs from 9pm – Free Entry
May drink deals on offer all night too.

May
5
Sun
Twisters’ BIG INDIE DISCO
May 5 all-day
Twisters' BIG INDIE DISCO

This Bank Holiday Sunday join us for a night of tried and tested indie hits, anthems, and dancefloor fillers all night long.

It’s going to be a big full-on BIG INDIE DISCO with Sean Rigby and DJ Betts.

May drinks deals will be available and entry is free all night!

Bar opens at 5pm, DJs from 9pm.

May
10
Fri
Good Vibrations: The Best of the 50s and 60s
May 10 @ 9:00 pm – May 11 @ 1:30 pm
Good Vibrations: The Best of the 50s and 60s

Good Vibrations returns to Twisters Bar on Friday 10th May!

The 1950s and 1960s provided us with some of the greatest music ever recorded, so join us for a night of amazing tunes via DJs Sean Rigby and Sam Leppard, along with exquisite drinks and good vibes.

Expect to hear the likes of Elvis Presley, The Beatles, James Brown, Aretha Franklin, The Rolling Stones, The Temptations, The Kinks, The Beach Boys, and many more!

Our doors open at 5pm. DJs from 9pm. Free entry as always!

May
17
Fri
Once in a Lifetime: The Alternative 80s Night
May 17 @ 9:00 pm – May 18 @ 1:30 am
Once in a Lifetime: The Alternative 80s Night

Twisters Bar’s Alternative 80’s night, Once In A Lifetime, is back on Friday 17th May with DJ’s Ben Howard & Sam Leppard.

Come along and hear the likes of The Cure, Echo and The Bunnymen, Killing Joke, New Order, Talking Heads, Japan, Psychedelic Furs, Pixies, The Smiths, Depeche Mode, and many many more.

As always entry is FREE and May Drink Deals will be available too.

We open at 5pm and DJs will be spinning from 9pm!

May
26
Sun
Of All Time
May 26 @ 9:00 pm – May 27 @ 1:00 am
Of All Time

Bank Holiday Sunday, 26th May, is the night where our DJs play nothing but the greatest Twisters anthems ever to grace our decks!

DJs Ben Howard and Sam Leppard bring out all the genre-hopping, foot stomping, beam-banging, sing out loud anthems that have made Twisters Bar the home of great music in Colchester since we first opened our doors back in 1998.

Have a listen to our Of All Time spotify playlist for a sample of the music you’ll get to enjoy on the night.
https://open.spotify.com/user/twistersbar/playlist/2k1yuiMmEUfhjuol9eGbBn

There’s no work on the Monday so take full advantage of our May drinks deals.

Bar opens at 5pm, DJs from 9pm-1.30am
Free Entry.

Opening Times
Monday - Wednesday: 5pm - 11pm
Thursday: 5pm - Midnight
Friday: 5pm - 1:30am
Saturday: 5pm - 1:30am
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Tuesday, June 25th, 2019 at 5:30am
This is Saturday the night where our DJs play nothing but the greatest Twisters anthems ever to grace our decks!

DJs Sam Leppard and Sean Rigbybring out all the genre-hopping, foot stomping, beam-banging, sing out loud anthems. https://t.co/zJlJdAFWEw
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Sunday, June 23rd, 2019 at 9:00pm
Where do you get that Twisters apparel you’ve always wanted? Just follow the link to our website and you can see our latest range including Tee’s, Hoodies and Tote Bags.
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Sunday, June 23rd, 2019 at 12:58am
We open at 5pm today, as does our Beer Garden! Grab a drink and a table outside and enjoy the sun at Twisters! #Colchester #BeerGarden https://t.co/Z0ssfDWCmA twistersbar photo