10 Great Things to do in Worcester This Weekend - September 21, 2018
Friday, September 21, 2018
GoLocalWorcester Lifestyle Team
This weekend’s events include Dale LePage at Bull Mansion, Holy Cross football, poetry reading 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
Woo La Sole Buy, Sell & Trade Sneakers Event
This is a FREE buy, sell and trade sneaker event taking place at the Worcester PopUp, located at 20 Franklin Street, in downtown Worcester, Massachusetts.
Worcester Chamber Music Society - "Love and Vengeance" -Harvard
Love and Vengence celebrates the visionary romanticism of the Czech Spirit. The program features Martinu's Sonata for Flute and Piano, Janacek's String Quartet No.1 'Kreutzer', and Dvorak's Piano Quintet No.2, Op. 81. There will be a pre-concert talk at 7:00 PM.
Dale LePage at Bull Mansion
Dale LePage gets your weekend started with a performance at Bull Mansion Bistro on Friday night.
Sing and dance the night away as LePage performs your favorite tunes.
The concert begins at 6:30 p.m.
Exhilarate Worcester Music and Arts Festival
A festival to benefit Woodland Academy, a Worcester Public School. The event will bring the community together with talented musicians and artists, food, beverages, and yoga!
The event welcomes all ages.
Fourth Saturday Open Mic featuring Ron Whittle
The Fourth Saturday Open Mic will next meet on Saturday, September 22, 2018, to Barnes & Noble on Lincoln Street in Worcester. Open mic at 7 pm, featured poets to follow. This month Ron Whittle will be the feature.
After the featured poets read the gathered poetry lovers adjourn to the in-store coffee shop and chat about whatever comes up until management pushes us out the door at closing -- at about 10 pm.
Holy Cross Football vs Dartmouth
The Holy Cross Crusaders football team is set to host Dartmouth on Saturday afternoon at Fitton Field.
The Crusaders enter the game with a record of 1-2 overall, while Dartmouth enters with a record of 1-0.
Game time is set for 1 p.m.
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.
The Winners' Reading for the WCPA's 2018 Poetry Contest: The Frank O'Hara Prize
Join the winners of the WCPA's 2018 Annual Poetry Contest: The Frank O'Hara Prize for a reading of their work and the work of contest judge, Regie Gibson. There will be an opportunity to mingle over refreshments as well.
This year's winners include: First Prize - Jeff Walt, Second Prize - Nicole DiCello, Third Prize - Malt Schlitzman, and Honorable Mention - Michael Morlock. Contest Chairperson, Bob Gill, will moderate the ceremony.
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.