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  2. 4th of July Celebration

    Start your morning off with a 5K Fun Run, then watch the parade down Main Street. In the afternoon, join us for music and concessions at Bayside Park, followed by one of the best fireworks shows in the state at dusk over Malletts Bay. The 4th of July Celebration is a popular Colchester tradition!

  3. Causeway 5K & 15K Race

    Choose to run either a 5K or 15K and enjoy the scenic, newly reconstructed Colchester Causeway. The race will begin at Airport Park and follow a gravel trail out onto the historic Causeway where runners will make their way to designated turn-around points on the Causeway before returning to the finish at Airport Park.

  4. Colchester Triathlon

    Annual sprint triathlon hosted in the Malletts Bay Area of Colchester. Swim 500 meters OR Kayak 1.5 miles, 12 miles of biking, 3 miles of running. Limit 400 participants

  5. Easter Egg Hunt

    Come join the Easter Bunny for a great egg hunt. Bring a bag or basket to put your eggs and goodies in. Please dress appropriately because you never know what Vermont’s weather has in store for us.

  6. Movies in the Park

    Colchester Parks & Recreation is hosting outdoor movies at our beautiful town parks during the summer using our new, giant outdoor screen! Enjoy an evening of family-friendly entertainment with us; please call the hotline for a full listing of movies to be shown.

  7. Pink Out the Park

    Hosted by Team Colchester CANsur-vive, Pink Out the Park is an annual 5K Walk/Run event to support Making Strides Against Breast Cancer. Join us for this fun event at scenic Bayside Park in Colchester and bring your entire family. We will have prizes, raffles, a pink vehicle, a Field of Hope and more. Wear pink for our group photo and costumes are encouraged. Jazzercise Colchester will be joining us again this year to warm up the crowd.

  8. Summer Concert Series

    Join us for Colchester's summertime tradition. Bring your lawn chairs, your blankets and picnic dinner to Lower Bayside Park for our summer concert series. Enjoy great music with the beauty of Malletts Bay as your backdrop. Admission is FREE.

  9. Touch-a-Truck

    Come out and see what it’s like to be in the big trucks! Children (and parents) can climb, sit and play on tractors, police cars, dump trucks, fire trucks and a variety of other vehicles.

  10. Winter Carnival

    Join us for this three-day long event, featuring a community Talent Show on Friday night, tons of activities and fun on Saturday, and open skate options on Sunday! Most events hosted at the Colchester High School campus. Fun for all ages!