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10 Great Things To Do In Worcester This Weekend - June 19th

Friday, June 19, 2015


Wachusett Meadow

As Father's Day Weekend approaches, GoLocalWorcester has put together a list of the top 10 things to do this Friday, Saturday, and Sunday. 

This weekend you can enjoy a baseball game with a fireworks show finale, a classic Hitchcock story on stage, go see a Grateful Dead cover band, or even take your father out for a Sunday nature hike.

SEE SLIDES BELOW: 10 Great Things to Do This Weekend

All weekend long, experience a great weekend and get to know what the city of Worcester and Central Massachusetts has to offer at the Hanover Theatre, Tower Hill Botanic Garden, Rivalry's Sports Bar, and Electric Haze on Millbury Street.

Here's the list of 10 great things to do this weekend:


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Friday: Relay For Life Worcester

6:00 PM

Burncoat High School

Come out and support a great cause all while having a fun time at the 21st annual Relay for Life of Worcester. All ages are welcome to back the fight against cancer. 

Photo Credit: relayforlife.org

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Friday: Worcester Bravehearts

7:05 PM

College of the Holy Cross: Hanover Insurance Park at Fitton Field

Cheer on your Worcester Bravehearts as they take on the Seacoast Mavericks at Holy Cross. Stick around after the game for a free fireworks show. Tickets range from $5-9.

Photo Credit: worcesterbravehearts.com

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Friday: Mike Lynch Trio

9:30 PM

Rivalry’s Sports Bar

This late-night show from the entertaining Mike Lynch Trio will be an exciting start to any music-lover’s weekend. Check out the event's Facebook page here.

Photo Credit: Mike Lynch Facebook Page

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Friday: Dancing with the Stars Live!

8:00-10:00 PM

Hanover Theatre for the Performing Arts

Dancing with the Stars All-Stars champion Melissa Rycroft hosts this production that allows you to see your favorite pro dancers from the hit TV show perform. Tickets are priced at either $50, $60, or $70. 

Photo Credit: dwtstour.com

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Friday and Saturday: The 39 Steps

7:30 PM

 Alternatives Community Plaza

This action-packed adaptation of the Alfred Hitchcock novel by BRAID Productions will be sure to entertain. General admission costs $20 while seats for students and seniors over the age of 64 cost $18.

Photo Credit: braidproductions.wix.com/braid

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Saturday: REC Farmer’s Market

9:30 AM- 1:00 PM

Fuller Family Park

Enjoy entertainment courtesy of local musicians and performers along with activities for everyone in the family at the Grand Opening event of the Main South REC Farmer’s Market. Local produce will be on sale as well.

Photo Credit: recworcester.org 

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Saturday: Fennario Grateful Dead Cover

9:00 PM

Electric Haze

Come see Fennario, the New England-based cover band perform the hits that made Grateful Dead so popular. The show is 21+.

Image Credit: fennario.us

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Sunday: Tower Hill Botanical Garden

9:00 AM- 5:00 PM

Tower Hill Botanic Garden

Bring Dad out to enjoy blissful nature and tasty food. There will be a special Father’s Day barbecue starting at 11:00 AM for the whole family to enjoy. Dads get in for free while tickets are $10 for other adults and $7 for kids ages 6-18. Members also get in free.

Photo Credit: towerhillbg.org

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Sunday: Father's Day Hike

1:00-3:00 PM

Wachusett Meadow Wildlife Sanctuary

Take in Massachusetts wildlife on a scenic hike with Dad. Tickets are $10 for adults and $6 for children while members have discounted prices.

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Sunday: Kids Yogathon

1:00- 5:00 PM

Worcester State University: John Coughlin Athletic Field

In celebration of International Yoga Day, come out to Worcester State and take part in Ivy Child International's New England Mindful Kids Yogathon. No yoga experience is necessary and admission costs are $10 per participant. All ages are welcome. 


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