10 Great Things to do in Worcester This Weekend - February 8, 2019
Friday, February 08, 2019
GoLocalWorcester Lifestyle Team
|Three Dog Night at Hanover Theatre|
This weekend’s events include Three Dog Night at Hanover Theatre, Neil Berg’s 50 Years of Rock & Roll at Hanover Theatre, the Worcester Railers and much more.
To help you figure out which event to go to and when, GoLocalWorcester has put together a complete guide of what to do and when in the slideshow below.
See the Great Things to do in Worcester This Weekend in the Slideshow Below
Three Dog Night at Hanover Theatre
Three Dog Night is one of America’s most beloved rock bands. The group charted 21 Billboard top 40 hits (with three hitting number one), 11 top 10’s, 18 straight top 20’s, seven million-selling singles and 12 straight RIAA Certified Gold LPs between 1969 and 1975. No other group achieved more top 40 hits, moved more records or sold more concert tickets.
The show begins at 8 p.m.
Visiting Glass Artist Talk & Demo: Tate Newfield at New Street Glass Studio
Tate Newfield began blowing glass in his senior year of high school at Punahou Academy in Hawaii. He recently graduated from the Glass Program within the School of American Crafts at Rochester Institute of Technology (RIT). Tate has worked for numerous glass makers in New York City, Seattle, and Hawaii.
The event begins at 6 p.m.
Seeing Allred - Free Community Film Screening & Panel Discussion at Worcester PopUp
The Worcester Chapter of the National Organization for Women (NOW) presents a free community screening of "Seeing Allred" to recognize and honor the Supreme Court decision to uphold a woman's right to choose in Roe v. Wade. "SEEING ALLRED" is a documentary about women's rights activist and attorney Gloria Allred.
The event begins at 5:30 p.m.
Faculty Concert ~ Messiaen's Quartet for the End of Time at Joy of Music ~ Joseph and Jordan Shapiro Concert Hall
Joy of Music faculty members: Regie Pineda, violin; Nancy Ackerman, clarinet; Elizabeth Bronstein, cello; and Sanghee Kim, piano will present Messiaen's "Quartet for the End of Time" composed while he was a prisoner of war in 1941.
The concert begins at 7:30 p.m.
Neil Berg's 50 Years of Rock & Roll Part 2 at Hanover Theatre
Neil Berg is back with another lineup of hits.
From the progenitors of rock and roll in the 1940s, through the glory years of the ‘50s, ‘60s and ‘70s, up until MTV in the early ‘80s, Neil Berg’s 50 Years of Rock & Roll tells fascinating stories and features groundbreaking music, with tributes to such important and iconic stars as Chuck Berry, Little Richard, Elvis Presley, Ray Charles, Buddy Holly, Bob Dylan, Frankie Valli, The Beatles, Beach Boys, Aretha Franklin, The Who, Janis Joplin, Woodstock, Simon & Garfunkel, Carole King, Led Zeppelin, Elton John, Stevie Wonder, Billy Joel, Aerosmith, Linda Ronstadt, Bruce Springsteen, Eagles, Fleetwood Mac, New Wave, Journey and others.
The concert begins at 8 p.m.
Worcester Railers vs Wheeling Nailers at DCU Center
The Worcester Railers are back at the DCU Center on Saturday night to host the Wheeling Nailers.
Game time is set for 7 p.m.
A Far Cry with Simone Dinnerstein at 8 p.m.
Music Worcester presents Bach's Goldberg Variationsin a rare and brilliant arrangement for piano and chamber orchestra, featuring Music Worcester's 2018-2019 Artist in Residence, pianist Simone Dinnerstein, and Boston's premiere chamber orchestra A Far Cry.
The event begins at 8 p.m.
Free February at the Worcester Historical Museum
Worcester Historical Museum is pleased to offer no-cost admission during the month of February. Free February is generously sponsored by country bank.
Proudly supporting their neighbors every step of the way.
Jazz Brunch Featuring Dale LePage at Asa Waters Mansion
Dale LePage will be performing at the Asa Waters Mansion during the jazz brunch on Sunday morning.
Don't miss out on great food and great music.
The brunch begins at 11 a.m.
Karaoke at Partner's Pub
Partner's Pub will have karaoke all season long. Don't miss out on the chance to belt out some of your favorite tunes.
Karaoke goes from 9 p.m. to 2 a.m.