10 Great Things to do in Worcester This Weekend - September 28, 2018
Friday, September 28, 2018
GoLocalWorcester Lifestyle Team
|Tony Bennett is at Hanover Theatre|
This weekend’s events include Tony Bennett at Hanover Theatre, the Sleepy Hollow experience at Old Sturbridge Village, Yoga at the Sprinkler Factory 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
Tony Bennett at Hanover Theatre
Music legend Tony Bennett will be performing at Hanover Theatre.
Don't miss out on a chance to see a legend perform.
Clues & Brews at Mechanics Hall
Clues and Brews is the ultimate pub trivia challenge. This event is a fundraiser for non-profit Unity Radio MA.
Limited number of teams.
Click here for more information
Sleepy Hollow Experience at Old Sturbridge Village
The Sleepy Hollow Experience is back at Old Sturbridge Village.
During the experience, guests will be ghoulishly guided through the Village’s countryside where they will encounter Ichabod Crane, Katrina Van Tassel, Brom Bones and quite possibly the Headless Horseman.
Shows begin at 9:30 p.m.
Annual MANHATTAN SHORT Film Festival at The Park View Room
The festival features over 100,000 film lovers unite in over 300 cinemas across 6 continents to view and vote on the finalists films in the 21st Annual MANHATTAN SHORT Film Festival.
The event begins at 7 p.m.
Music on the 10's: A Walking Concert
Join in for a fun hour of faculty music, wrapped into a tour of the School’s new home at All Saints Church.
- Sitar with Usha Verma in the World Music Room
- Irish Harp with Susan Howland in The Vivaldi Studio
- Alumni Abbie & Raene playing Cello Duos in The Bernstein Studio
- Harpsichord with Janeen Baker in Vinton Hall
- Piano Four Hands with Debby Sedgwick and Curtis Smith in the Chopin Studio
Special Film Event: Jeff Rapsis "Organizes" the Russian Revolution
An intense drama about a high-ranking military officer in Tsarist Russia reduced to playing an extra in 1920s Hollywood, The Last Command is an example of the “Russian Revolution” movies produced by Hollywood which made use of the then-recent upheaval in Russia as a background for romantic drama.
Jeff Rapsis is a composer and performer who specializes in creating live musical accompaniment for silent films.
He will offer commentary on the era and the film, and will lead a post-film Q&A.
Peter Rabbit Puppet Show
Join in for The Tale of Peter Rabbit presented by Pumpernickel Puppets. While visiting, you can also enjoy the instrument petting zoo, hosted by The Afternoon Tunes Outreach Program at All Saints, Pakachoag student, and faculty musicians, organ and choir music, and lemonade in the courtyard. For over 35 years, Pakachoag has been a leader in early childhood music education; and now, we're celebrating our new home in the heart of Worcester.
Coney Island 100 Year Celebration Block Party
They have a lot of fun activities planned including face painting, raffles and more. In addition to the activities, some of your local favorites will be on site: Polar Seltzer, Worcester Bravehearts, Table Talk Pies, Kayem Hot Dogs, Ben and Jerry's, Wachusett Potato Chip, and Wormtown Brewery.
The event goes from 11 a.m. to 4 p.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.
Yoga at the Sprinkler Factory
Start off your Sunday with yoga at the Sprinkler Factory.
Classes begin at 9:30 a.m.