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Catch Crystal Bowersox With Your WOO Card

Thursday, March 20, 2014

 

The weekend is fast approaching, and GoLocalWorcester brings you the best places to use your WOO Card around town for discounts and WOO Points.

Help your friends and family get in on the act as well. WOO Cards make great gifts! Share discounts and special offers at more than sixty area cultural destinations, restaurants, hotels, retailers, transportation providers and more! Best of all–WOO Cards NEVER expire!

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Thursday, March 20th

Crystal Bowersox at Mechanics Hall
321 Main Street, Worcester
Swipe your WOO Card for WOO points
American singer, songwriter, actress and American Idol runner up Crystal Bowersox brings her rich amalgam of blues, country, folk and rock to downtown Worcester.

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Friday & Saturday, March 21st & 22nd

Pysanky Ukranian Easter Egg Decorating Workshop at Museum of Russian Icons
203 Union Street, Clinton
$1 off admission with WOO Card
Just in time for Easter, explore the art, symbolism and joy in creating pysanky. Pysanky are Ukrainian Easter Eggs, decorated using beeswax and dyes that are applied in layers. No experience is necessary; all materials will be provided. Advanced registration recommended.

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Saturday, March 22nd

Scooby Doo Live Musical Mystery at The Hanover Theatre
2 Southbridge Street, Worcester
10% off tickets with WOO Card
Jeepers! SCOOBY-DOO and the Mystery Inc. Gang have been called in to help solve an epic mystery in Worcester. A trouble-making ghost is haunting a local theater and Shaggy, Fred, Daphne, Velma and Scooby-Doo are on their way in the MYSTERY MACHINE to help solve it! This hilarious live theater show brings everyone's favorite animated series to life

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Saturday, March 22nd

Dazzling Divas Unite at Clark University’s Traina Center
92 Downing Street, Worcester
Free admission. Swipe your WOO Card for WOO points!
Come be dazzled by duets and divas as they journey through English and American repertoire, Renowned soprano and former voice faculty member, Karen Driscoll will join forces with our current voice faculty member, mezzo-soprano, Juliana Anderson. Together with the talents and superb musicianship of Sima Kustanovich, they promise to inspire and delight while every word is understood! Veni, Venit, Kommen, Komma, COME!

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Sunday, March 23rd

Meet the Vendors Day at Crompton Collective
138 Green Street, Worcester
Show your WOO Card to get a free reusable tote bag with any purchase
Ever wonder who painted that fabulous piece of shabby-sheik furniture you bought or who created that funky jewelry? Come meet the talented vendors behind Crompton Collective!

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Weekends in Worcester…www.WorcesterMass.org/Culture

 

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The Palladium

If you like punk and metal, the Palladium is your perfect night out. Having hosted acts like Fall Out Boy, Blink-182, and My Chemical Romance, the Palladium continues to feature the best of the genre (as well as some others—Moby, Bob Dylan, and Kanye West, to name a few). Ticket prices vary by performer, and all shows are general admission unless otherwise noted.

261 Main St, Worcester. 508-797-9696. www.thepalladium.net

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DCU Center

The DCU Center, home of the Worcester Sharks, also hosts many large-scale concerts—the standard set by its 1982 inaugural performance by Frank Sinatra. Ticket prices vary by performer and seat location.

50 Foster St, Worcester. 508-755-6800. www.dcucenter.com

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Jillian’s

During the week, Jillian’s is the perfect place to chill—there’s a bar, pool tables, and a game room. On Fridays and Saturdays, it’s a cozy concert hall—beginning at 9:30, local bands from hard rock to reggae take the stage.

315 Grove St, Worcester. 508-793-0900. www.jilliansworcester.com/

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Beatnik’s

Beatnik’s came into existence as a place to “be you”—an homage to the mid-20th-century subculture from which it borrows its name. It has a unique but cozy atmosphere and great food as well as live music. If you’re over 21, check it out.

433 Park Ave, Worcester. 508-926-8877. www.beatniksbeyou.com

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Lucky Dog Music Hall

If you’re over 21, come check out this longstanding and highly praised Worcester music hall. Catering to rock fans, Lucky Dog has live music almost every night of the week, with 80s tribute band Flock of Assholes appearing every Thursday.

89 Green St, Worcester. 508-363-1888. www.theluckydogmusichall.com

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Ralph’s Rock Diner

Ralph’s has something for everybody—Cinemageddon on Sundays, poetry on Mondays, guest bands and DJs on Tuesdays, trivia and karaoke on Wednesdays, Metal Thursdays, and live music on Fridays. For Ralphs, too, though, make sure you’re over 21!

148 Grove St, Worcester. 508-753-9543. www.ralphsrockdiner.com

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Nick’s Bar and Restaurant

Why should you have to wait for the weekend for a night out? Nick’s hosts acts every night. Kick back with a beer and a snack from the new menu and listen to the best of Worcester’s live music.

124 Millbury St, Worcester. 508-753-4030. http://www.nicksworcester.com/

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The Hanover Theater

If you prefer a large and regal stage to a small lounge and Broadway tunes to rock, try the Hanover Theater. This venue hosts traveling shows as well as speakers—Rudy Giuliani, Tony Bennett, and Cirque Dreams Holidaze are all coming up in the next month.

2 Southbridge St, Worcester. 877-571-SHOW. www.thehanovertheatre.org

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JJ Sports Bar and Grill

Just outside of Worcester in Northboro, JJ’s hosts live music every Friday and Saturday and trivia every Tuesday and Thursday! Now that the World Series is over, there might not be as much to see, but JJ’s is also equipped with many HD televisions and a state-of-the-art sound system, so you can watch the game while you wait for the bands to play. 380 Southwest Cutoff, Northboro. 508-842-8420. www.jbag.biz.

 
 

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