10 Great Things to do in Worcester This Weekend - July 27, 2018
Friday, July 27, 2018
GoLocalWorcester Lifestyle Team
|Goat Yoga is coming to Worcester Common|
This weekend’s events include the Worcester Youth Summer Concert, Free Fun Friday at the Museum of Russian Icons, live music and 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
Worcester Youth Summer Concert at Worcester PopUp Building
Come out to listen to local, young talent at the new Worcester PopUp building! Youth musicians ages 10-18 will be performing solos, duos, and ensembles in various genres.
Proceeds from the event will go toward local nonprofit organization, "Main IDEA," to help provide arts programs for under-resourced youth in Worcester.
Tickets: $10 (ALL non-performers), purchased at the door.
Free Fun Friday at the Museum of Russian Icons
The Museum will open an hour early, at 10 a.m., on this special day.
We’ll have docent-led tours, crafts and Russian games, a sale in the Museum Store, Russian snacks for sale, and tons of fun!
The event begins at 10 a.m.
Bravehearts vs Martha's Vineyard Sharks at Fitton Field
The Worcester Bravehearts are back at Fitton Field to host the first place Martha's Vineyard Sharks on Friday night.
The Bravehearts are currently in second with a record of 29-16, while the Sharks are 30-13 overall.
Game time is set for 7 p.m.
Fourth Saturday Open Mic featuring John Gaumond at Barnes & Noble
This month John Gaumond will be the feature. Gaumond, of Worcester, is a photographer and poet.
He received The Jacob Knight Poetry Award in 2006.
After the featured poet reads the gathered poetry lovers adjourn to the in-store coffee shop and chat about whatever comes up
The event goes from 7 p.m. to 10 p.m.
The History and People Behind the Grand Architecture of Lincoln Square
The Worcester Memorial Auditorium, the old Worcester County Court House, and the First Unitarian and Wesley Methodist churches form an imposing gateway to the city along the west side of Lincoln Square and North Main Street. Take a close-up look at these buildings and learn about their history.
Discover how this section of Worcester has changed over time and find out about important events that took place here and hear about people who populated these buildings.
Attendees are asked to meet at the Old Worcester County Court House.
Habitat for Humanity ReStore Grand Opening
Habitat for Humanity MetroWest/Greater Worcester ReStore is set to host the grand reopening of its Worcester location.
he ReStore is a retail outlet open to the public that sells quality, new and gently-used, surplus construction and home improvement materials as well as home furnishings for a fraction of regular retail prices.
The ReStore provides an environmentally and socially responsible way to keep good, reusable materials out of the waste stream all while helping to make the dream of homeownership a reality for low-income families in the MetroWest and Greater Worcester areas. Items at the ReStore are donated by local retailers, contractors, and individuals within the community.
The event will go from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Dale LePage at UX Locale Restaurant
Dale LePage will be performing alongside Joe D'Angelo at UX Locale Restaurant on Saturday night.
Head over and sing and dance the night away.
The show begins at 6:30 p.m.
Goat Yoga at Worcester Common
Whether you're looking to center yourself, get your happy back, relax or simply smile, head to Worcester Common for Goat Yoga.
The class is free, but space is limited.
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.
Karaoke at Partner's Pub
Wrap up your weekend by belting out your favorite tunes at Partner's Pub on Sunday night.
Karaoke goes from 9 p.m. to 2 a.m.