10 Great Things to do in Worcester This Weekend - February 9, 2017
Friday, February 09, 2018
GoLocalWorcester Lifestyle Team
There is plenty going on around Worcester to keep you busy this weekend. From concerts to art exhibits, there are events for all ages.
This weekend’s events include Midwinter Mischief at Old Sturbridge Village, live music by the Drunken Uncles and Auntie Trainwreck 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
Valentine Flowers & Hearts at New Street Glass Studio
In the flame shop, participants will twist two colors together and then sculpt them into a heart shape. Also, add a small hook to create a pendant or small sun-catcher.
Try out traditional glassblowing in the hot shop by making a multi-color flower. Instructors will be on hand to help shape molten glass into a simple flower and then pull out the flower's stem. Multiple colors will be available. These make great gifts or bring your sweetie for Valentine's date night
The event goes from 6 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.
Auntie Trainwreck at Greendale's Pub
Auntie Trainwreck is back at Greendale's Pub for the first time in 2018.
The group will play all the best Classic Rock, Blues, Alternative and Party favorites, and maybe some brand new songs you have not heard from us before.
The show begins at 9 p.m.
Dick Doherty's Beantown Comedy Escape
Get some laughing into your Friday night. Get to Park Grille and Spirits and make your way to the comedy room and enjoy a great night of laughs.
The show starts at 8 p.m. and goes to 12 a.m.
Drunken Uncles at The Loft
Everyone's favorite uncles, the Drunken Uncles, will be back in Worcester on Friday night at the Loft.
The show begins at 8 p.m.
Art Cart: Medieval at Worcester Art Museum
Discover the armor worn by knights and how it was used. Or create your own heraldry so your friends (and foes) can identify you. Ask s friendly docent what topic will be on tap.
The event goes from 2 p.m. to 3 p.m.
Zumba at Worcester Public Library
Zumba is an hour-long, high energy, calorie-burning fitness class that uses pop and Latin music to create a dance-party atmosphere.
Zumba classes are for ages 12 and older. Wearing work-out clothes and sneakers are recommended. And remember to bring water
The class goes from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m.
Make Your Own Whiskey Glass at New Street Glass Studio
Come in and experience an age-old process of working with molten glass to create a clear, custom glass to enjoy your favorite beverage.
The event goes from 4:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.
Sunday Public Tour at Worcester Art Museum
Take a tour of the Worcester Art Museum and check out all the incredible works of art that it houses.
The tour begins in the Lancaster Welcome Center and is FREE with museum admission.
Midwinter Mischief at Old Sturbridge Village
Midwinter Mischief returns to Old Sturbridge Village this January and February.
Imagine the tale of a Yankee peddler passing through the village who decides to settle down at the Bullard Tavern on a cold winter's night.
There the peddler spends every dollar he has earned on food and drink, racking up a tab far beyond his means.
After being confronted over his debt, the peddler fills up his cup with ashes from the hearth and promises the tavern owner that he will return with a cup overflowing of gold.
The event goes from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Brick by Brick: A Community Castle Exhibition at Worcester Art Museum
Artists, and particularly Lego enthusiasts are encouraged to submit a plastic-brick castle they have created to Brick by Brick. This exhibition will display the broad artistic interpretations of this material.
Works must be self-created.
Works must fit the theme of Castles, and must be made of plastic brick building materials, such as Legos.
The event goes from 10 a.m. to 4 a.m.