10 Great Things to do in Worcester This Weekend - June 8, 2018
Friday, June 08, 2018
GoLocalWorcester Lifestyle Team
|The Transportation Festival at Old Sturbridge Village is set to take place|
This weekend’s events include the Transportation Festival at Old Sturbridge Village, Auntie Trainwreck at Greendale’s Pub 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
Friday Morning Bird Walks at Mass Audubon Broad Meadow Brook
Enjoy a guided walk, sharpen your birding skills, and help track migrating and resident birds for Mass Audubon.
You will explore different trails and habitats at the sanctuary each week as the birds change through the season.
The bird walk starts at 7 a.m.
Auntie Trainwreck at Greendale's Pub
Everyone's favorite auntie, Auntie Trainwreck is set to rock out at Greendale's Pub on Friday night.
Don't' miss the show.
The concert begins at 8:30 p.m.
The Carpetball Block Party at Whittall Mills Complex
Join in for an indoor/outdoor evening of fun featuring the big band sounds of the Beantown Swing Orchestra (with 17 instrumentalists and a vocalist), an outdoor bazaar, a fun carpet and genie theme, silent movies, a cash bar and hors d’oeuvres and dessert.
Olympic Fencing Instruction
You have seen it in the Olympics and now even at colleges across the country.
Here is an opportunity to try it for yourself.
Zumba at Worcester Public Library
Zumba classes are for ages 12 and older. Wearing work-out clothes and sneakers is recommended. And remember to bring water.
Zumba is an hour-long, high energy, calorie-burning fitness class that uses pop and Latin music to create a dance-party atmosphere.
The event goes from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m.
Contemporary Russian Literature Group: The Big Green Tent at Museum of Russian Icons
Rich with love stories and intrigue told in epic breadth and intimate detail, Ulitskaya’s massive novel is a panoramic survey of dissident life in the Soviet Union in the years after Stalin’s death.
The event is free.
Transportation Festival at Old Sturbridge Village
Beginning with the Village’s annual antique car rally, dozens of automobiles from 1946 and earlier will be displayed on the Village’s common.
There will be an assortment of pre-1946 cars representing a variety of makes and models including steam engine cars.
The festival begins at 9:30 a.m. on Sunday.
Charlotte Klein Dance Studios at Hanover Theatre
The Charlotte Klein Dance Studios are set for their performance at the Hanover Theatre on Sunday.
The goal of the Charlotte Klein Dance Center is to focus on the dancer as an individual and to tailor dance programs to meet their specific needs
The show begins at 3:30 p.m.
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.
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.